IITk Hiring : Junior Research Fellow , Govt - Job Last Date : 15th July 2015 At Kanpur
|Experience||Govt - Job|
|Job Role||Junior Research Fellow|
Post: Junior Research Fellow
Duration: Initially for one year; may be extended further depending on performance.
Number of Positions: One
Minimum Academic Qualification: Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science with NET qualification or Graduate Degree in Professional Course with NET qualification or Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course.
Desirable: M.Tech. in Civil/Computer Science Engineering/Electronics and Communication/ Electrical Engineering.
Candidate MUST have prior research experience in use of Geospatial technology, related instruments and software with special emphasis on use of InSAR, GNSS and Laser scanning and have good mathematical skills and good programming skills in MATLAB, C/C++ and knowledge of geospatial packages like ArcGIS, ILWIS and other relevant geospatial tools.
Nature of job: Project is sponsored by NRDMS titled Multi Sensor Approach for Landslide Monitoring.
It will involve extensive field work using GNSS receiver, Digital Level, Total Station and Terrestrial Laser Scanner for ground based geodetic survey in Uttarakhand, India. It also includes Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) analysis of archived SAR images collected from various space agencies. The collected geospatial data will be integrated within a GIS platform for comprehensive slope stability analysis.
Salary: Rs. 25,000 per month + 20% HRA
Send your resume indicating (a) experience in aforementioned areas and (b) your approach/understanding as to how you will be able to contribute in Multi sensor approach for landslide monitoring at IIT Kanpur in 600 words (in one page), to the undersigned on or before 15
Dr. Onkar Dikshit
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering
IIT Kanpur, Kanpur 208 016
Tel: +91-512-259 7937 (O), Fax: +91-512-259 7395