Open Position

Research grant on fault-tolerant reconfigurable architectures
Bolsa de investigação para arquiteturas reconfiguraveis tolerantes a falhas

Type of Position: Research Fellowship (Bolsa de Investigação)

Type of Contract: Research grant

Duration: 10 Months

Closed at: 2019-Jul-04


Description

One research grant is available for participation in SARRROCA project starting on the 8th of July, at INESC-ID in Lisbon, Portugal. Candidates should be familiar with fault tolerant system design with FPGAs (Intel and Xilinx) and LEON3 processor. Candidates must have the MSc title awarded, and degree or diploma recognition if from foreign higher education institutions. More details here: http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=115050

Job: One research grant(s) Bolsa de Investigac¸a~o - Mestre is now available in project SARRROCA, “Synthetic Aperture Radar Robust Reconfigurable Optimized Computing Architecture” - ref: PTDC/EEI-HAC/31819/2017 funded by FCT/MCTES through national funds

Job/Fellowship Reference: One research grant(s) Bolsa de Investigac¸a~o - Mestre is now available in project SARRROCA, “Synthetic Aperture Radar Robust Reconfigurable Optimized Computing Architecture” - ref: PTDC/EEI-HAC/31819/2017 funded by FCT/MCTES through national funds

Main research field: Engineering

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Job summary:

This research work aims to development fault-tolerant SoC systems for SAR imaging. The research work will involve designing novel hardware architectures of optimization SAR image formation algorithms such as backprojection, and study and implementation of adequate fault-tolerant mechanisms. Expected outputs of this work are the implementation of prototypes for real-time fault-tolerant SAR imaging architectures.

Job description:

Research Grant

(Bolsa de Investigac¸a~o - Mestre)

5_2019_31819_BM

(SARRROCA, “Synthetic Aperture Radar Robust Reconfigurable Optimized Computing Architecture” - ref: PTDC/EEI-HAC/31819/2017)

The Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores, Investigação e Desenvolvimento em Lisboa (INESC-ID) Portugal is one of the largest and most dynamic research institutes in Portugal in the areas of Computing Systems and Communication Networks, Embedded Electronic Systems, Information and Decision Support Systems, Interactive Intelligent Systems and Energy Systems.

One research grant(s) Bolsa de Investigac¸a~o - Mestre is now available in project SARRROCA, “Synthetic Aperture Radar Robust Reconfigurable Optimized Computing Architecture” - ref: PTDC/EEI-HAC/31819/2017 funded by FCT/MCTES through national funds, under the following conditions:

Duration

Ten months from 8 of July 2019. The grant may be renewed within the period of the project, not exceeding the maximum period set by FCT for such grants. Renewal is subject to suitable performance

Legislation

A fellowship contract will be celebrated according to the Regulations for Research Grants of the Foundation for Science and Technology in force the INESC ID Grant regulations approved by FCT, and to the Status of Scientific Research Fellow (Lei nº 40/2004 de 18 de Agosto, and its successive amendments).

Monthly amount

The monthly amount of the grant 989,70€ is in accordance with the values stipulated in the “Regulations for Research Grants of the Foundation for Science and Technology” in force (https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/regulamentos.phtml.pt) and (http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores) and INESC-ID Lisboa Grant Regulations approved by FCT, and shall be rendered through a monthly bank transfer to an account held by the grantee

Objectives / summary

This research work aims to development fault-tolerant SoC systems for SAR imaging. The research work will involve designing novel hardware architectures of optimization SAR image formation algorithms such as backprojection, and study and implementation of adequate fault-tolerant mechanisms. Expected outputs of this work are the implementation of prototypes for real-time fault-tolerant SAR imaging architectures.

Scientific supervision

The activity will be supervised by Rui Duarte, researcher at INESC-ID Lisboa. The grantee will be integrated at INESC-ID in the Electronic System Design and Automation (ESDA) group, https://www.inesc-id.pt/action-line/EES/.


Contacts

Rui António Policarpo Duarte

Email: rpd@inesc-id.pt

URL: https://web.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/ist14551/projs/sarrroca/

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