NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Postdoctoral Fellow, Building Automation and Controls, IoT

Location
Singapore
Posted
Friday, 4 June 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 4 July 2021
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3853444
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated and passionate post-doctoral research fellow to work on a funded research project that looks into mixed-mode ventilation in the tropics. The aim of the research is to develop a real-time occupant centric sensing and control strategy that optimizes total building performance for mixed-mode ventilation in the tropics. The post-doctoral research fellow will be supervised by the principal investigator Dr. Adrian Chong from the Department of Building, School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore.

Qualifications

Qualifications and Skills

  • Ph.D. in Engineering, Computer science or related field.
  • Proficiency (with a demonstrated track record) in IoT, building automation and controls.
  • Proficiency in programming languages Python and/or R.
  • Good communication skills, and an ability to present research in both academic and non-academic venues.
  • Good scientific writing, communication and learning skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Project management.
  • Establish a method of measuring and retrieving real-time building operations (building management system data), indoor environmental quality (thermal comfort, air quality, and noise levels) and outdoor ambient conditions.
  • Develop sensor and information fusion techniques for the purpose of effective mixed-mode ventilation controls.
  • Investigate the sensor cost-information trade-offs for effective mixed-mode ventilation controls.
  • Implement and validate the proposed mixed-mode controls framework in an actual testbed in an actual testbed and subsequently in an actual demonstration site.
  • Document models and analysis tools on GitHub, or as required.
  • Organize, analyze and publish research in peer-reviewed scientific journals.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: School of Design And Environment
Department : Building
Employee Referral Eligible: No