5GSmartFact ITN funded H2020 Marie-Sklodowska-Curie Actions European is recruiting 14 PhD students.
5GSmartFact (Future Wireless Connected and Automated Industry Enabled by 5G) objective is to study, develop, optimize and assess the deployment of 5G networks that target the IIoT requirements in factory environments, and exploit them to integrate factory applications, especially those related to robot-control and robot navigation.
It is jointly organized by: academia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Aalborg University), research centres (i2Cat, Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique), 5G companies (NEC, Nokia, Siradel) and companies in factory automation (ABB, Robert Bosch, Ingeniarius, Roboception), together with supporting institutions (ESADE, Universidade de Coimbra, Université Paris-Saclay).
Contracts will be full-time, have a minimum 3-year duration and include social security coverage. Selected candidates will embark on a doctorate programme, share their time between at least two of the entities of the consortium and benefit from high-quality academic and industrial training and networking activities. 5GSmartFact is contributing to promote the role of women in science, and, therefore, explicitly invites women to apply. Competitive salaries are offered.
23rd June 2021