19/02/2018
Science 4 Refugees

PhD Student (m/f) / very good Master's degree in remote sensing, computer science or related field with good knowledge in geoscience /development of machine learning algorithms for the analysis of drill core hyperspectral data

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf - HZDR - Helmholtz Association
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    26/03/2018 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Germany › Freiberg
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    To be defined
  • JOB STATUS
    Other

Area of research:

PHD Thesis

Job description:

PhD Student (m/f)

A member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, the HZDR employs about 1,100 people. The Center's focus is on interdisciplinary research in the areas energy, health, and matter.

The Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology (HIF) pursues the objective of developing innovative technologies for the economy so that mineral and metalliferous raw materials can be made available and used more efficiently and recycled in an environmentally friendly manner. The institute invites applications as

PhD Student (m/f)

The position will be available from 1 June 2018, provided that the funds will be approved. The employment contract is limited to three years.

Tasks:

development of machine learning algorithms for the analysis of drill core hyperspectral dataspectral characterisation of collected samples from the test sites (e.g., active mines in Spain)active collaboration with other team memberspresentation of scientific results on the project workshops and on conferencespublication of results in international peer-reviewed journals

Requirements:

very good Master's degree in remote sensing, computer science or related field with good knowledge in geoscienceexperience in machine learning and hyperspectral image analysishands on experience in programming, preferably Python, and on data analysis environments (e.g., MATLAB, R)very good English language skills (both written and spoken)ability to work in remote places, rough terrain and in active mine

We offer:

high scientific professional networking as well as scientific excellenceinternationality and diversityinteresting and diverse tasks, flexible working hours, salary based on the collective agreement TVöD-Bundequality of opportunity and family-friendly structures, corporate health managementattractive work and research terms in a highly motivated team

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Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf - HZDR - Helmholtz Association
Germany
Freiberg

EURAXESS offer ID: 281761
Posting organisation offer ID: NATURE:55680