The Signal Processing in Communications Group (GPSC) of the atlanTTic research center at the University of Vigo is looking for candidates for a pre-doctoral contract funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Innovation (“Ayuda para contratos predoctorales para la formación de doctores”, formerly known as “becas FPI”). The successful candidate will develop his/her PhD thesis in the framework of the project “WINTER: Wrestling with Interference in Information and Communication Processing” (Ref. TEC2016-76409-C2-2-R).

Official Call (in Spanish): www.idi.mineco.gob.es

BOE: 16 Sept. pp. 65786-65788.

Requirements: candidates must be enrolled in a PhD program for the academic year 2017/2018, or be able to enroll by the starting date of the contract.

Profile: Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, with strong signal processing and communications background

Topic: application of advanced signal processing techniques to mitigate the effect of interference in communication and sensor networks

Deadline: October 18

For more information please contact Prof. Roberto López-Valcarce ( valcarce@gts.uvigo.es )