Delft University of Technology and KPN, the leading fixed and mobile telecom operator in The Netherlands, have started a collaboration, called NExTWORKx. Goals of this collaboration include excellent academic research into both fundamental properties and implementation of the next generation telecommunication networks. In the first phase of the collaboration, 6 PhD students, supervised by experts in both TUDelft and KPN, will focus on themes that are relevant for KPN in order to design and manage the network of the future using promising technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), 5G and Blockchain. Please find a link to the press release here: https://overons.kpn/nl/nieuws/2018/kpn-en-tu-delft-gaan-samenwerken-aan-...ën.
In particular, 6 PhD openings are defined on the following themes: (a) 3 PhD positions on AI-networking, (b) 2 PhD positions on 5G networking and (c) 1 PhD position on Blockchain-inspired technology.
We are looking for brilliant PhD candidates with a strong interest to the join a university-company collaboration on future Networking. The ideal candidate is multidisciplinary, well-versed in telecommunications (protocols, architectures, design and performance), algorithms, probability theory, data science and network science.
Because of project definitions, we are looking for EU citizens.
Καταληκτική ημερομηνία: Τρίτη 1 Μαΐου 2018