Heriot-Watt University

Generative Deep Neural Networks for Interaction with Autonomous Systems (VERSO)

Project description: 
The goal of VERSO is to investigate data-driven, machine learning techniques for communicating with autonomous systems through natural language interaction, where the user can interrogate the system with regards its autonomous behaviour and the data it has collected. The ultimate goal is to increase user trust and confidence in such autonomous systems.

Position filled - PhD studentship: Physical human-robot interaction and assistive robotics with medical application

The School of Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPS) at Heriot-Watt University is offering full fees and stipend for 3 years fully-funded PhD studentship to UK/EU applicants on physical human-robot interaction and assistive robotics with medical application. Heriot-Watt University is recognised as one of the leading UK research institutes in general engineering as per the Research Excellence Framework (REF) results of 2014 (ranked 1st).

Associate/Assistant Professor Appointments in Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS)

Vacancy details

  • Ref. no: EPS/RAS1
  • University: Heriot-Watt University
  • School/Section: School of Engineering & Physical Sciences
  • Grade/Salary: Associate Professor £47,328 - £54,841 Assistant Professor £30,434 - £37,394 or £38,511 - £45,954
  • Closing date: 10 Jun 2015
  • Duration: Open ended
  • Location: Edinburgh Campus

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