Indian Institute of Technology Delhi is one of the 23 IITs created to be Centres of Excellence for training, research and development in science, engineering and technology in India. Established as College of Engineering in 1961, the Institute was later declared as an Institution of National Importance under the “Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 1963” and was renamed as “Indian Institute of Technology Delhi”. It was then accorded the status of a Deemed University with powers to decide its own academic policy, to conduct its own examinations, and to award its own degrees.
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi Hauz Khas IIT Delhi invites applications from qualified Indian Nationals, Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) for the Post-Doctoral Fellows (PDF) in the Center of Excellence on Biologically Inspired Robots and Drones (BIRD) in the specialization mentioned below. BIRD will execute and implement the objectives of the multi-crore funded Technology Innovation Hub (TIH) on Cobotics (i.e., Collaborative Robotics) by the DST, Govt. of India to IIT Delhi. The appointment will be made exclusively for research purposes and can be for a maximum below period of three years
a) Institute specifically encourages applicants from SC/ST/OBC category as well as persons with disability to apply for these positions.
b) Maximum age is 32 years for male and 35 years for female candidates (to be relaxed by 5 years in case of persons with physical disability, SC and ST, and 3 years in case of OBC-NCL).
c) Number of posts – One
- Post-Doctoral Fellows (PDF)
Robot Kinematics, Dynamics, and Flight, Vision System,
Control, Sensors, Actuators, AI, Machine Learning, Human-Robot interfaces, Robot navigation, swarm robotics, Robot security, and related areas.
Position: Post-Doctoral Fellows (PDF)
Ph.D. in Mechanical/Computer Science and Engineering/Electrical Engineering and associated disciplines from a recognized University/Institute, with First division or equivalent in the last two degrees PLUS a minimum of three first author papers in standard international journals or reputed conferences. The papers should be in the area of research relevant to the Ph. D research.
Expertise in using a hardware device/robots will be preferred.
Research work done in designing and building real set-up or implementation of algorithms.
The candidate shall be willing to work in Sonipat Campus of IIT Delhi, if required.
Minimum Monthly Remuneration
- Consolidated amount of Fellowship to Post-Doctoral Fellows (PDF)
- The consolidated Fellowship amount is Rs. 75,000/- per month. House Rent Allowance (HRA), in lieu of on-campus housing, will be @24% of the fellowship amount
How to Apply
Application form may be obtained from the Deputy Registrar (E-I) by sending a self-addressed envelope (26cm x 11cm) to the address given below. The completed application may be sent by postal mail to the address given below.
The last date for submission of applications is August 20, 2021.
Deputy Registrar (E-I)
IIT Delhi, Hauz Khas,
New Delhi-110016 (INDIA)
Telephone: +91-11-26591716, Fax: +91-11-26597216
Application Submission Deadline August 20, 2021
Job Location 🇮🇳
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi – 110016
For Additional Information
- Government Research Fellow Opportunity in Indian Institute of Technology Delhi Hauz Khas
- Monthly Salary Rs. 75,000/- per month
- Post-Doctoral Fellows (PDF) Opportunity for Engineering in Computers/ Computer Science/ Computer Technology/ Information Technology/ Electronics/ Electronics & Communication