VELLORE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Junior Research Fellow for the Indian Space Research Organisation

Location
Tamil Nadu, India
Posted
07 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
12 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) RESPOND (Sanction Order No. ISRO/RES/4/668/18-19, dated 7th March 2019), in the Centre For Disaster Mitigation and Management (CDMM).

Title of the Project: Landslides Assessment using Differential SAR Interferometry

Qualification : B.E. (Civil Engineering) and M.Tech. (Remote Sensing)
or B.E. (Electronics and Communication Engineering) and M.Tech (Remote Sensing) Valid Gate Score/NET is required.

Desirable (if any): Knowledge in Microwave Remote Sensing, Python and MATLAB.

Preferences will be given to the candidates who have prior working experience on Microwave Remote Sensing and SAR Interferometry. Professionals with experience on GMTSAR will be given high preference. 

Stipend: 25000/- per month + 8% HRA

Sponsoring Agency: Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) RESPOND

Duration: Three years

Principal Investigator

Co-PI : Dr. Kiran Yarrakula

  • Associate Professor
  • Centre For Disaster Mitigation and Management (CDMM)
  • Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore 632 014, Tamil Nadu.

Dr. Tapas R Martha, Scientist F

  • Geosciences Division
  • ISRO, NRSC Hyderabad

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo etc. on or before 12th August 2019 through online http://careers.vit.ac.in to with the subject Landslides Assessment using Differential SAR Interferometry Specify the post applied for along with the name of the Principal Investigator of the project, NO TA and DA will be paid for appearing the interview. 
Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated by email.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling
Role: Trainee

Keyskills

Disaster Mitigation
Professor Activities
Civil Engineering
Communication Engineering
Remote Sensing

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