PhD-student position in Computer Science and Engineering with a focus on Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems is available at Halmstad University

The project is a part of 5G Wireless Communications research activities in collaboration with Lund University

Position Description: The research is focused on designing communication protocols for cooperative intelligent transportation systems. Specific goals include supporting (semi-)autonomous driving using next-generation cellular infrastructure as well as dedicated short-range inter-vehicular communications. Evaluation criteria for candidates will include knowledge and experience in the areas of wireless communications, streaming media processing, probability theory, networks simulation tools and recent mobile broadband standards.

General Information: Halmstad University is a young university in the popular coastal resort town of Halmstad. The University has roughly 600 employees and  5 000 full time students and education on all levels, from undergraduate to Ph.D. education. The University is well known for research carried out in cooperation with industry, for innovation, and for entrepreneurship. Halmstad can be reached by a direct train connection from the Copenhagen Kastrup and Göteborg-Landvetter airport. Sweden is well known for a very high quality of life and excellent social care facilities. There are excellent (incl. international) schools and daycares around, as well as various recreational and entertainment facilities.


Applications should be sent via Halmstad University’s recruitment system MyNetwork. The last day to apply for the position is 2017-05-01.

Alexey Vinel
School of Information Technology
Halmstad University, Sweden