25/05/2021

Seeking a Research Scientist or Postdoctoral Researcher (W21044)(Geoinformatics Unit)


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
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  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    19/05/2022 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Chiba
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

OFFER DESCRIPTION

[Laboratory]
Geoinformatics Unit,
Goal-Oriented Technology Research Group
RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project
(Laboratory head: Naoto Yokoya)

[Research field]
The Center for Advanced Intelligence Project has been launched with subsidy from Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology-Japan for “Advanced Integrated Intelligence Platform Project (AIP) -Artificial Intelligence/ Big Data/ Internet of Things/ Cybersecurity-".
The Center conducts fundamental theoretical research and develops an innovative technology, with aiming to advance science and contribute to society or humanity.
This Center is a project with a maximum of 10 years from FY 2016.

For more information, please refer to the above "Job posting URL.

[Job title and job description]
Job title, available positions:
Opening for Research Scientist or Postdoctoral Researcher, one position

Research Scientist
Carries out research and other work in accordance with team research themes. Basically defined as those with a doctoral degree more than 5 years.

Postdoctoral Researcher
Carries out research and other work in accordance with team research themes under the direction of supervisors. Basically defined as those with a doctoral degree of 5 years or less.

*The applicant will be assigned to an appropriate position based on his/her ability, aptitude, etc.

Job description:
Geoinformatics Unit aims to develop intelligent systems that automatically extract map information, such as land cover labels and elevation models, from remote sensing images acquired by spaceborne and airborne sensors. Our work is motivated by applications in Earth observation in order to respond to global challenges, such as disaster management, environmental assessment, and food security. The successful candidate is expected to develop algorithms of weakly- and self-supervised learning, transfer learning, and/or AutoML for global high-resolution land cover mapping (semantic segmentation), 3D reconstruction, and 3D semantic change detection. We welcome candidates with experiences and expertise in deep learning, 3D vision, and SAR signal processing.

[Work location]
Branch and address:
RIKEN AIP Center on Kashiwa campus, The University of Tokyo
(5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba)

[Start of employment]
As early as possible

[Keywords]:Image processing, Remote sensing, Data fusion, Machine learning

[Research Field]:Informatics, Engineering, Complex Systems, Perceptual information processing, Intelligent informatics

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1 position(s) available at
RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
Japan
Chiba

EURAXESS offer ID: 647893
Posting organisation offer ID: D121050894

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