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Title: Ph.D. positions @ Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) - PAVIS dept. on Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Machine LearPosted: August 7, 2013
Company/Institution: Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT)
Location: Italy
Department: PAVIS (Pattern Analysis and Computer Vision)

Description: Ph.D. positions are available at the Pattern Analysis and Computer Vision (PAVIS) dept. to work in Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning. More info on the research topics can be found here at: http://www.iit.it/images/phd-course-xxix/PhD_Program_in_Science_and_Technologies_for_Electronic_Engineering_and_Telecommunications.pdf.pdf The PhD program on the listed themes will take place at the PAVIS dept. of the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) located in Genova. The department focuses on activities related to the analysis and understanding of images and patterns in general, thus representing a reference for the other IIT Departments and labs which have to deal with such kind of data. The research in PAVIS is devoted to study and to build intelligent systems for real applications, especially related, but not limited, to surveillance & security, biomedical imaging, and bioinformatics. To achieve this goal, PAVIS staff has a wide expertise on image processing, computer vision, pattern recognition, machine learning, multimedia, and related applications, which are thoroughly probed under theoretical and applied perspectives in order to effectively solve real problems. Further, another target of the lab is to explore novel strategies in biomedical image analysis and bioinformatics, due to the versatility of the techniques it can manage. You can also browse the PAVIS webpages to see our activities and research at: http://www.iit.it/pavis.html.

Application Instructions: To apply, follow the instructions indicated in the links here: http://www.iit.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2012 In short we require a detailed CV, a research proposal under one or more themes chosen among those above indicated, reference letters, and any other formal document concerning the degrees earned. Notice that these documents are mandatory in order to consider valid the application. IMPORTANT: You need to specify one (or more) theme you want to apply and to include a detailed research statement (research proposal/project/plan/rationale) on such theme/s. DEADLINE is September 20, 2013 at noon (strict deadline, no extension). ONLINE APPLICATIONS only, available at: http://servizionline.unige.it/studenti/post-laurea/dottorato For more information on administrative issues, please contact: Manuela Salvatori tel.: +39 010 71781762 e-mail: manuela.salvatori iit.it