Postdoctoral Researcher- Automated Drone-Based Wind Turbine
$44,352.00 - $55,440.00 Annually
FT Nonexempt Salaried Staff
7/14/2023 11:59 PM Mountain
800 W University Parkway, Orem
College of Technology/Computing
Utah Valley University is currently seeking a Postdoctoral
Researcher! Work directly with a professor in the Electrical
Engineering and Computer Engineering program to complete a project
on Drone and Machine learning. The multi-disciplinary project is on
the development of an automated drone-based inspection system for
online condition monitoring, fault diagnosis, and reliability
prediction of wind turbine blades.
Summary of Responsibilities
- (60%) Develops algorithms for crack and anomaly detection via
RGB camera using fuzzy systems and deep learning methods and
- (30%) Works with the PI, a Postdoctoral researcher and
undergraduate students on writing papers to be submitted to
conferences and journals, creating multiple posters based on the
obtained results, and presenting them at various events.
- (10%) Preforms other job-related duties as assigned including
but not limited to data and image collection.
PH.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering or Computer Science
from a regionally accredited institution.
Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities
Solid knowledge of computer vision and deep learning as well as
programming with Python and MATLAB.
Must have extensive experience in the following areas.
Image processing/Computer vision and OpenCV.
- Proficient in Python libraries such as scikit-learn, pandas,
matplot, Spacy, ect.
- Deep learning -Tensorflow, Keras, and Pytorch
- Evidence of solid experience in scholarly research
- A strong commitment to excellence in education
Leading multiple teams of students and being a team player.
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To apply, please visit https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/uvu/jobs/4064482/postdoctoral-researcher-automated-drone-based-wind-turbine-inspection