We have changed our domainWe have changed servers and operate Career|edu under a different domain. Our services will remain unchanged and we will continue to post the best career openings for the academic world at our new domain.
Go back to the Job List
2017BAPFWETEF284 - PhD student position in computational imaging: Metrology by advanced X-ray Computed TomographyPosted by: University of Antwerp
Posted date: 2017-Oct-02
PhD student position in computational imaging: Metrology by advanced X-ray Computed Tomography (f/m)
The Vision Lab, an fun and exciting research group at the University of Antwerp, has an open position for a PhD student to work on developing innovative image reconstruction methods for X-ray Computed Tomography (CT). Tomography is an image reconstruction technique that leans strongly on large-scale numerical mathematics, particularly linear algebra. It has a wide range of applications in medicine (CT-scans), industry (nondestructive testing) and science (3D imaging of nanomaterials). In your PhD, you will develop ground breaking computational techniques for metrology (science of measurement) based on X-ray scan data from object of which CAD info is available.
The Vision Lab has unique expertise in the development of algorithms for reconstruction, processing and analysis of imaging data. Application domains are X-ray CT, MRI, SPECT and electron Imaging. The working environment is strongly interdisciplinary, combining techniques and insights from Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science. The group has a broad range of national and international collaborations with both academic and industrial partners. Recent Vision Lab publications on tomography can be found here.
Profile and requirements
Interested candidates are invited to send a motivation letter, a detailed CV (including followed courses, honours, grades, previous work, programming skills, publications, …) and contact info of two references to Tanya Roovers ( tanya.rooversuantwerpen.be). Please mention ‘Vac_CT_2017MF’ in the subject of your mail.
The University of Antwerp is a family friendly organization, with a focus on equal opportunities and diversity. Our HR-policy for researchers was awarded by the European Commission with the quality label HR Excellence in research.
We support the Science4Refugees initiative and encourage asylum-seeking, refugee scientists and researchers to apply for a job at the University of Antwerp.