Job ID: 129051

Postdoc/Research or Project Scientist in Optics and Machine Learning (2)

UC Riverside

  • Sep. 12, 2019
  • Postdoc/Research or Project Scientist in Optics and Machine Learning (2)
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • UC Riverside
    Riverside, CA
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Physics - Atomic/Molecular/Optical/Plasma
    Physics - General
    Sciences - General

2 Postdoctoral Scholar, Project/Research Scientist positions available in Optics and Machine Learning

The successful candidates will work with Dr. Vuong’s team to develop bio-inspired computational and optical strategies for real-time machine vision. Experience with optics (experimental and/or numerical, either commercial (COMSOL, DSCAT, Lumerical), or other homebuilt code is helpful. Our work fosters cross-disciplinary knowledge of optics, nanophotonics, computational statistics, numerical analysis, and applied mathematics.

Strong mathematical or programming skills are required and knowledge in the following areas is relevant: Python/Matlab, stochastic processes, computational statistics, compressive sensing, spectral methods, image processing, machine learning. Strong communication skills are essential. These positions are available for up to 3 years. To apply, please email with the following materials: a cover letter (which includes a brief summary of research experience and interests), a CV (with publication list), and a list of 3 references.

For more information about the position, please contact Dr. Vuong directly. Group website:

The Ph.D. completed in Applied Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Chemistry, Neuroscience, Statistics, Computational Physics, Computer Science or related discipline is required.

  • The University of California, Riverside is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

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Contact Information

  • Luat Vuong
    Mechanical Engineering
    UC Riverside
    Bourns Hall
    Riverside, CA 92521

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