An economic assessment of swarm robotics for field crops
Prof J Lowerberg-DeBoer
28 February 2019
PhD Studentship (36 months funding with potential for an additional year with teaching experience). Background. Population and economic growth is driving up the demand for more and better quality food, especially fruits and vegetables.
PhD position: Rapid Recovery of Resilient Robot Swarms
Dr D Tarapore
Applications accepted all year round
The School of Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) at the University of Southampton, UK is offering a 3 years fully-funded (fees and stipend) PhD studentship to UK/EU applicants for the development of resilient robot swarms.
Optimal Water Distribution Network Design with Nature Inspired Computing (NIC)
Institute for Infrastructure & Environment
Dr R Rustum, Dr G B Wright
1 February 2019
The design and operation of water distribution networks is a complex process, and typically involves determining suitable pipe diameters to ensure sufficient flow rates and pressures throughout a system whilst minimising costs.
Up to 100 PhD studentships
Northumbria University is a research-rich, business focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence.