INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH & CONSULTANCY CENTRE OFFICE OF THE DEAN(R&D) INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,BOMBAY.
Circular No. 15/2019
RECRUITMENT FOR PROJECT
Applications are invited from the citizens of India for filling up the following temporary
for the sponsored project
of this Institute. The
temporary initially for a period of
and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:
Project Code, Project Title & Funding Agency
RD/0115-DEITY00-002 :"National Centre of Excellence in Technologies for Internal Security (NCETIS)"
About the project: The project aims to design a manually operated spherical robot that provides visual feedback and other application specific information to the operator for reconnaissance and search. The ball shape of a spherical robot enables rolling in any direction on non-planar surfaces. Sensors and other electronics is completely inside the shell. It is robust to the collisions and can manoeuvre in any direction. The camera mounted on the robot provides visual feedback that provides awareness to the situation. The visual feedback transmitted to the operator also enables him/her to control the robot?s movement. The project investigates the vision feedback and control through Android App.
Position & Salary
Project Research Assistant (1 Post
) Consolidated salary Rs.30000 - 42000 + Rs.4000.00/- Out Of Campus Allowance (if applicable) p.m.
BE/BTech/MA/MSc/MCA/MBA or equivalent degree BA/BSc or equivalent degree with 2 years relevant experience
Relevant experience in ROS and open source coding is a must. Projects in robotics having knowledge of hardware interfacing and robot modelling/control are added advantages. Candidate must be ready for intensive testings.
The job includes interfacing motors, camera, IMU and other sensors with the embedded platform using ROS. Developing jobs for 3-D printing, PCB and fabrication are part of the responsibilities. The OpenCV codes and Android Apps for enhancing the visual feedback and extracting video information would also be developed. Prime responsibility is conducting tests under various practical conditions.
The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the
. The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview.
Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online at
on or before
25th February, 2019
Call letters will be sent through e-mail to the candidates shortlisted for interview and will also be displayed on IRCC website. Candidates called for interview will be
required to attend at their own expenses.
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