Post Doctoral Fellow
Job Title Post Doctoral Fellow
Requisition Number 011801
Minimum Salary Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Pay Basis 12 months
Department Electrical Engineering
Campus USC Columbia
Expected Fill Date
Job Posting Date 05-26-2017
Minimum Posting Period Ends 06-01-2017
Job Close Date
Type of Position
Job Type Full-Time
Job Category Professional/Administrative
If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided
Under general supervision of the principal investigator, this individual will (1) conduct mathematical analyses; (2) conduct computer simulations; (3) prepare and conduct experiments; (4) prepare journal and conference papers and presentations and reports; all for multi-band, multi-mode aeronautical communications applications, at the physical and data link layers. This individual will also (5) advise graduate students and collaborate with other project team members, and (6) assist with project management. Duties include: 1) Conduct mathematical analyses, computer simulations, and prepare and conduct experiments for investigating new multi-band multi-mode communication links and networks for aeronautical applications 40%; 2) Advise graduate students and collaborate with other project team members in their analyses, simulations, and experiments 25%; 3) Prepare journal and conference papers, presentations, and reports 25%; and 4) Conduct project management tasks including scheduling, activity planning, progress monitoring, submission of reports, etc.10%.
2 Positions available
Ph.D. in electrical or computer engineering, with specialization and expertise in some area at the physical layer of wireless communications and working knowledge of the lowest two layers of the communications protocol stack.
Some knowledge of networking, understanding of unique features of aeronautical communications, familiarity with basics of air traffic management, and facility/experience with software defined radios.
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