PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Visual 3D Object Detection and Pose EstimationPosted: February 1, 2017
Company/Institution: Honda Research Institute USA
Location: Mountain View, CA

Description: Honda Research Institute, USA (HRI-US) is offering research internships to highly motivated Ph.D. (and qualified M.S.) students. Interns will work closely with HRI researchers,​ and publishing results in academic forums is highly encouraged. We are looking for candidates with good publication track records and excellent programming skills to join our team!​​ This position focuses on 3D object detection and orientation estimation from a single monocular image for automated driving and robotics applications. Specifically, the work content includes designing and implementation of algorithms to generate 3D bounding boxes for objects and their orientation from a given image. The candidate is responsible for development of an experiment protocol to benchmark the proposed algorithms. A strong background in computer vision, 3D object detection/tracking and/or machine learning is preferred. Qualifications: - Strong publication record in the areas of computer vision and machine learning - Experience designing deep convolutional neural networks using Caffe, TensorFlow, Theano, etc. - Excellent programming skills in C++ or Python

Application Instructions: Please send an email to with the following: - Subject line including "P16INT-10" - Recent CV - A cover letter explaining how your background matches the qualifications Candidates must have the legal right to work in the U.S.A.