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PhD Student Position in Parallel Computing, TUT, Finland

The Design Methodologies for Efficient Stream Processing research team of the Laboratory of Pervasive Computing, Tampere University of Technology, Finland, is looking for an excellent PhD student in the area of parallel and concurrent computing. Depending on the student’s experience and interests, the student will start working e.g. in one of the following fields:

  • Dataflow models of computation
  • Analysis, transformation and optimizations of high-level program descriptions
  • Code generation for heterogeneous platforms.

Full job description and application form: http://www.tut.fi/en/about-tut/careers-at-tut/open-positions/index.htm

Application deadline: March 12, 2017.

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Bristol University. Research Associate in ENergy Efficient Adaptive Computing with multi-grain heterogeneous architectures (ENEAC)

Research Associate Senior/Research Associate in ENergy Efficient Adaptive Computing with multi-grain heterogeneous architectures (ENEAC)
Based in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Bristol University, you will investigate the possibility of creating energy efficient computing systems based on CPU+FPGA+GPU hybrids.
In particular the post will focus on developing energy efficient adaptive systems in which tasks are assigned to the computing resource that minimizes overall energy requirements. These systems will vary their voltage, frequency at run-time to adapt to the requirements of the application. Predicting optimal execution resources during application execution and minimizing overheads during state transitions are key milestones required for the success of the project.

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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor – Big Data Analytics. University of Hong Kong

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Big Data Analytics (Ref: 201601515)

Applicants are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Big Data Analytics in the Faculty of Social Sciences (as tenure home) and Faculty of Engineering, to commence from July 1, 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal and consideration for tenure before the expiry of a second three-year fixed-term contract.

Contact:

Professor Terry Lum at tlum@hku.hk.

Information of the Faculty of Social Sciences can be obtained at. http://www.socsc.hku.hk/.

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PhD in computer science. University of Luxembourg.

The University of Luxembourg and in particular the group pcog.uni.lu lead by Professor Pascal Bouvry looks for an excellent candidate for a PhD in computer science for hermeneutics.

Nowadays, the total amount of data available increase in an exponential manner. The number of document formats used to perform research also exploded to include classical one such as books, photos, videos, sounds, or non conventional formats such as participative writing platforms, text blogs, websites or ephemeral data. The purpose of Digital History is to handle these various sources of information to perform research and analysis.
 
The work is related to big data analytics, graph traversals and clustering problems. The candidate is expected to have a strong background in combinatorial optimisation, graph theory and good programming skills (Python, Java or C++).
Funding is available for 3 years.
The student will work within an interdisciplinary environment (Computer Scientists, Historians, etc) in a group (13 positions are available in the different useful fields).
If you are interested, please send a motivation letter and a CV to Professor Pascal.Bouvry@uni.lu by e-mail with as subject “DHH PhD”.
The project should start mid of January 2017.

Postdoctoral associates at Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech

The Network Dynamics and Simulation Science Laboratory (NDSSL) invites applications for postdoctoral associates in the fields of high performance computing, data analytics and statistics. NDSSL is part of the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech, and is a world-class group of interdisciplinary researchers who develop synthetic information systems and associated analytical methods for studying large-scale complex socio-technical systems. The emphasis is real-time team science with direct implications to policy-making, while also contributing to the scientific literature in a significant way. Please see https://www.bi.vt.edu/ndssl/research for more details on some of NDSSL’s research projects.

Applications will be considered immediately until position(s) are filled. Please send your CV and a research statement to: Henning Mortveit (hmortvei@vbi.vt.edu) or Anil Vullikanti (akumar@vbi.vt.edu).

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Karlstads universitet. Full-time post-doctoral research fellow.

The Faculty of Health Science and Technology has an opening for a full-time post-doctoral research fellow at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in the field of computer networking with focus on Network Function Virtualization and Performance Modelling. The position is a full time position for one year and can be extended for another year based on a successful performance review. The starting date for the position is by mutual agreement within the time span November 1, 2016 and January 1, 2017

For more information, please visit  https://kau.mynetworkglobal.com/en/what:job/jobID:115071/where:4


Full-Time Academic Position Computer Science Department, University of Chile

The Computer Science Department of the University of Chile (DCC) is offering a full-time permanent position to carry out research and teaching, at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The DCC is the leading Computer Science Department in Chile, and one of the most active in Latin America. It pioneered the use of Unix and the adoption of the Internet in Chile. Today, it has 22 full-time professors, 10 of which come from Argentina, Uruguay, Belgium, France, and Ireland. We carry out high-quality research, publishing frequently in the most prestigious international conferences and journals. The DCC is in charge of the undergraduate Computer Science program within the Engineering Faculty of the University of Chile, reaching a thousand students in the first year of Engineering, and taking care of the CS specialization from the third year onward for over two hundreds students. Our MSc and PhD programs attract the best students from Latin America, with currently around fifty students in each program.

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Full Professor of Distributed Systems. Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt

The Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt strives to attract a greater number of highly qualified women professors.

In accordance with the provisions of § 98 of the Austrian Universities Act, the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt is seeking to appoint a

Full Professor of Distributed Systems

at the Institute of Information Technology, Faculty of Technical Sciences, on a full-time contract, initially for a 5-year fixed term, with an anticipated starting date of October 1st, 2017.

Based on evaluation, the advertised position allows for the possibility of conversion to continuing employment.

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Open Research Position at Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain.

  • Deadline to apply on‐line: September 27th, 2016
  •  Contacts: Prof. Alberto Gonzalez. Phone: +34 96 3877304; E‐mail: agonzal@dcom.upv.es   Dr. Maria de Diego. Phone: +34 96 3879763; E‐mail: mdediego@iteam.upv.es

Research groups GTAC and INCO2 offer a Research Position at Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain,  of four years. since January 1st 2017.

Title: Smart Sound Processing for the Digital Living: Virtual Sound (SSPressing)

SSPressing (http://sspressing.upv.es/) is currently offering

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Researcher position at Bruno Kessler Foundation: Embedded Systems Research Unit

A Researcher position is available in the Embedded Systems Research
Unit (ES) at Bruno Kessler Foundation (FBK), Center for Information
Technology.
DATES:

Opening date:  September 1, 2016
Closing date:  October 1, 2016

FBK is a private research institution based in Trento (Italy) and
operating in different scientific fields and disciplines. As such, it
has the role of keeping the Autonomous Province of Trento within the
mainstream of international research. FBK is made up of seven research
centre, whose activities and production are available at
http://www.fbk.eu/research-centers.

The Embedded Systems Research Unit (ES Unit) of the Information and
Communication Technology Center of the Bruno Kessler Foundation
(FBK-irst), Trento, Italy consists of about 25 people, including
researchers, post-docs, PhD students, and programmers. The Unit
carries out research, tool development and technology transfer in the
field of design and verification of embedded systems.

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PhD Positions. SEPIA team (IRIT laboratory). Toulouse. France.

Title : Scheduling optimisation of “Adaptable, Cloud, and Data Intensive” IT tasks in a renewable sources powered datacenter.

PhD:
SEPIA team (IRIT laboratory) works since several years on optimisation of datacenters energy consumption.
CODIASE team (LAPLACE laboratory) work on power allocation on several electric sources and on local control of converters and backups linked to different renewable energy sources.

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Two ER positions at TRT-­‐Thales, Palaiseau, FR

Project Tittle: High‐performance computing accelerator

Work Description

THALES is opening two Experienced Researcher (ER) fellowships with a duration of 10pm’s each, within the European Union Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN) INFIERI Project. The two ER’s will be jointly trained in the new domain of intelligent and fast devices useful for Astrophysics, Medical and Particle physics, with a particular focus on real‐time hardware and software architecture and communication systems. The specific training‐through‐research program will concentrate on real‐time hardware and associated firmware design and development, taking into account the three domains (Astrophysics, Medical and Particle physics) of the project.

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