The MPI-IS Stuttgart is offering a paid internship in a project on machine learning enabled fiber optic sensor conducted by a multidisciplinary team of researchers. The successful candidate will work in the Department of Haptic Intelligence (Stuttgart site; https://hi.is.mpg.de/) and closely with researchers in the Optics & Sensing Laboratory (Tübingen site; https://is.mpg.de/en/optics-sensing-laboratory).
Short-Term Research Internship Position at Max-Planck-Institute for Intelligent Systems – Stuttgart site
The research team consists of expertise in mechanical design and manufacturing, machine learning, and quantum optics. The project aims at designing, building, and testing a novel shape sensor based on quantum dots embedded in an optical fiber and machine learning used for signal processing.
The position is available immediately, for a period of 4-6 months (full-time/part-time) and will be open until filled.
- Machine shop,
- Working with lasers for cutting and engraving,
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent English skills (oral and written)
Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a team
Desire to learn and contribute to project goals
The Max Planck Society seeks to increase the number of women in areas where they are underrepresented and therefore explicitly encourages women to apply. The Max Planck Society is committed to employing more handicapped individuals and especially encourages them to apply. The Max Planck Society strives for gender equality and diversity.
To apply for this position, please send 1) cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) name and contact information of three references, to Dr. Bernard Javot at firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions about this position may also be directed to Dr. Javot by email.