Engineering: Fully Funded EPSRC DTP PhD Scholarship at Swansea: Autonomous Robots
- Full cost of UK/EU tuition fees, plus a stipend
- 31 January 2020
This scholarship is funded by the EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership.
This project aims at developing autonomous robots to perform environment monitoring, pollution source localization, pollution mapping. The project includes the prototyping of the robotic platform with multiple sensors, the design of control and navigation algorithms of robots to maximize the monitoring efficiency. Theoretical analysis, simulation study, and experimental validation will be provided by the applicant.
Candidates should hold a first or upper second class honours degree (or its equivalent) in engineering or similar relevant science discipline. Background in Robotics and Control Theory is considered.
Experience in Matlab, Simulink, matlab robotic toolbox and/or Vrep is required.
We would normally expect the academic and English Language requirements to be met by point of application. For details on the University’s English Language entry requirements, please visit our website.
Due to funding restrictions, this scholarship is open to UK/EU candidates only.
The TOEFL® test is a popular option for students to meet the English-language requirements for scholarships.
This scholarship covers the full cost of UK/EU tuition fees and an annual stipend of £15,009.
There will also be additional funds available for research expenses.
Please visit our website for more information.
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