London University. Microsoft Research Cambridge. General postdoc sites. Robotic. Postdoctoral positions at Imperial’s BioART laboratory. EU FP7 integrated project ALIZ-E: Adaptive Strategies for Sustainable Long-Term Social Interaction (closing date, 4 April 2010; early applications encouraged) Two postdoctoral positions are available at Imperial College London, to work under the supervision of Dr Yiannis Demiris on machine learning algorithms for human-robot interaction in pediatric ward settings.
A new EU FP7 project, in collaboration with several european partners including CNR, DFKI, GOSTAI, Hertfordshire U., Plymouth U., San Raffaele Hospital, TNO and VUB, is commencing on the 1st of March 2010. It will research adaptive strategies for sustaining a long-term social interaction between robots (e.g. the NAO humanoids) and children. European travel will be required to assist in the field testing of the robotic systems, as well as project meetings. Informal enquiries about the positions can be addressed to Dr Yiannis Demiris, firstname.lastname@example.org Closing date: 4 April 2010 Committed to equality and valuing diversity. European Research Area - European-level instruments.