2012 Doctoral Position in the field of Electrical Engineering or Engineering Physics or Similar at Chalmers University of Technology, 2012 Sweden
About Scholarship: The PhD-position is with the biomedical electromagnetics research group. The focuses of this group is on the development of new and more effective medical methods and systems for diagnostics and treatment of certain illnesses. Stroke diagnostics, breast cancer detection, microwave tumor treatment and localization of epileptic brain activity are a few examples. The main activity in the development towards these applications involves mainly, signal processing methods, antenna systems design and design of measurement equipment. Construction of complete prototype systems for clinical tests is a key goal in the projects.
Study Subject: Microwave Hyperthermia
Course Level: PhD
Scholarship Provider: Chalmers University of Technology
Scholarship can be taken at: Sweden
Eligibility: The applicant should have a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or Engineering Physics or similar. Very good knowledge in electromagnetics and computer programing is required. Knowledge in computational electromagnetics is considered a merit. You should be a good team player and have an ability to take initiative. Very good communication skills in English, both written and spoken, are a requirement. Many courses at our bachelor programs are taught in Swedish, therefore good knowledge in the Swedish language is considered as a merit.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Note: The application should be sent electronically and be attached as pdf-files, as below: Application: (Please name the uploaded document in ReachMee as: Application, family name, ref. number) – CV, – attested copies of education certificates, including grade reports and other documents, English language test, e.g. TOEFL score, – letters of recommendation from academic institutions and/or previous employers (optional), A letter of application detailing your specific qualifications for the position (named: Qualifications, family name, ref. number) – maximum one A4 page Publications: (named: Publication, family name, ref. number) – relevant work such as bachelor’s or master’s thesis (or outline of a thesis under preparation). Please use the button at the foot of the page to reach the application form. The files may be compressed (zipped).
Further Information: http://www.chalmers.se/en/about-chalmers/vacancies/Pages/default.aspx