Research Collaboration Positions

According to a recent report by Cisco, today video traffic accounts for the most part of the global Internet traffic. This research aims at designing automatic control algorithms for the delivery of multimedia content through Content Delivery Networks (CDN) or Clouds.

The Control of Computing and Communication Systems Lab (C3LAB) is looking for highly qualified graduates, PhDs and PostDocs to conduct research activities in one of the following topics:

  • control algorithms for the optimal allocation of resource in a cloud-based multimedia content distribution system
  • control algorithms for adaptive video-streaming
  • congestion control algorithms for real-time flows

Requirements

The ideal candidate has a solid background in networking, control systems (time delay systems, hybrid systems), discrete event simulators (Omnet, NS2, NS3) and object-oriented programming.

How to apply

Send an e-mail to C3LAB positions. Use "PLATINO_CV" as the mail subject and attach your Curriculum Vitae and a brief motivation letter.

Contractual position

The salary and job conditions will depend on the CV of the candidate. PhD, post-docs grants and temporary contract positions are available. The duration is from a minimum of 1 year and can be further extended.

Deadlines

Call open since July, 2013 until all positions are covered. The start date is flexible.

Other information

The working language is English. The candidate shall work at the "Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e dell'Informazione" at Politecnico di Bari that is located in the Univeristy campus in the center of Bari, Italy.