Details about Funded PhD Position In Wearable Technologies And Ubiquitous Computing
Funded PhD Position In Wearable Technologies And Ubiquitous Computing is offered for PhD degree in the field of Wearable Technologies and Ubiquitous Computing. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 17 Dec 2015. This scholarship is provided by University of Sussex and the value of this scholarship is Full Funding, Scholarship has a value of Â£14,057 tax free stipend plus a fee waiver . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationalities.
- Deadline: 17 Dec 2015
- Scholarship value: Full Funding, Scholarship has a value of Â£14,057 tax free stipend plus a fee waiver
The Wearable Technologies Laboratory (Dr. Daniel Roggen,http://www.sussex.ac.uk/strc/research/wearable), part of the Sensor Technology Research Centre at the University of Sussex (UK), is looking for candidates for a PhD in the field of Wearable/Mobile/Ubiquitous Computing and Activity/Context Recognition.
As wearables become accepted by the general public, there is a tremendous potential to use them as smart assistive devices that can react to specific user activities, contexts and needs. Developments in flexible electronics also opens up new possibilities for wearables and implantables.
- Open-ended activity and context awareness in wearable computing
- Wearable technologies and applications
- Low-power contextual awareness in flexible wearable electronics
Scholarship value: Ideal candidates have master's degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, or equivalent. They have a very strong interest in research and outstanding technical skills. They have a passion to contribute to the development of next generation wearable systems, and a strong interest in research at the crossroads of signal processing and machine learning, embedded systems, sensor technologies and their applications. They should be committed to publish research results and to obtain a doctoral degree. Additionally, we expect mastery of written and spoken English, self-motivation, an inquiring mind, be able to work independently and in an interdisciplinary environment.