Junior Research Fellow (JRF) & RA

1 - 3 Years
Vellore

Job Description

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow(JRF) and RA-1 for the Research Project (GBNI/NMHS-2018-19/HSF30-08/159) Funded by NATIONAL MISSION HIMALAYAN STUDIES (NMHS), MOEF&CC
Project Title: LANDSLIDE MONITORING USING INSAR/ DINSAR / SBAS / PSINSAR
TIME SERIES OVER HIMALAYAN REGION
1. Junior Research Fellow (JRF): (No. of fellowships: 1)Description: NATIONAL MISSION ON HIMALAYAN STUDIES (NMHS), MOEF&CCfunded research project has been sanctioned for three years. Synthetic aperture radar (SAR) signal and image processing techniques have to be explored for ground movement estimation. SAR polarimetry to be used to study the snow cover in the Himalayan region during the project tenure.
Qualification: Post Graduate degree in Physics (Electronics Spcl.) with NET qualification (or) Post Graduate degree in Professional Course,M.Tech in Communication Engineering withB.Tech Communication/M.Tech in Remote sensing with specialisation in Microwave Remote Sensing/M.Tech Radar System and Antennas.
Number of Position: One
Principal Investigator: Dr. Vijay Kumar, School of Electronics Engineering, VIT University, Vellore, 632014, Tamil Nadu.
Duration: 36 Months
Essential Criteria:
a) Knowledge of Radar Signal Processing
b) SAR interferometry and Polarimetry
c) Good verbal and written communication skills in English.
d) Immediate joining is required if selected.
Desirable Criteria:
e) Knowledge of Satellite Image Processing using ENVI/IDL
f) Knowledge of SAR data processing software PolSARPro and Gamma
g) Programming in IDL/C++/Matlab
Fellowship: Rs. 25,000 per month (Likely to be revised as per Govt. norms)

2. Research Associate (RA): (No. of fellowships: 1)
Qualification:
a.) Ph.D. / M.D. / M.S. / M.D.S or equivalent degree in Science and Technology or
b.) B.Tech (ECE, EEE) or Physics and M.Tech/ M.E. / (Communication Engineering, Geoinformatics, Remote Sensing) having minimum 3 years of Teaching, Research and development experience post PG.
Duration: 36 Months

Essential Criteria:
a) Knowledge advanced SAR processing algorithms such as PSInSAR, SBAS, and Multi aperture interferometry in Radar Signal Processing domain.
b) SAR interferometry and Polarimetry
c) Good verbal and written communication skills in English.
d) Immediate joining is required if selected.
Desirable Criteria:
e) Knowledge of Satellite Image Processing using ENVI/IDL
f) Knowledge of SAR data processing software PolSARPro and Gamma
g) Programming in IDL/C++/Matlab/R
h) Microwave Radar System andAntennas.

Fellowship: Rs. 36,000 per month (Likely to be revised as per Govt. norms)

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo etc. on or before (15/04/2019) through online http://careers.vit.ac.in

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Education / Teaching / Training

Functional Area:Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling

Role Category:University Level

Role:Assistant Professor

Employment Type:Permanent Job, Full Time

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Education-

UG:B.Tech/B.E. - Electronics/Telecommunication

PG:M.Tech - Electronics/Telecommunication

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