PhD – Remote Sensing

PhD Scholarship in Remote Sensing at Memorial University, Canada

LOOKNorth, C-CORE’s centre of excellence for remote sensing innovation, is offering graduate scholarships leading to Doctoral degrees in Engineering at Department of Electrical Engineering, Memorial University. The students will conduct applied research in environmental and oil/gas applications of remote sensing. Candidates with degrees in physics, mathematics and engineering (Geomatics and Electrical) will be considered. A background in optical and SAR remote sensing, as well as good programming skills, are required. Experience with object-based image analysis will be considered an asset.

Scholarship students will:

  • Be supervised by Dr. Bahram Salehi and co-supervised by another member of Memorial University’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science;
  • Be fully funded and have access to the state-of- the-art hardware and software needed for the research;
  • Be required to begin as soon as possible, September 2015 at latest;
  • Work on projects that are collaborations among C-CORE, Memorial University, oil/gas companies, and federal and provincial governments, offering superior networking.

Interested students invited to send a curriculum vitae (CV) and a copy of B.Sc. and M.Sc. (or M. Eng.) transcripts to Dr. Bahram Salehi at or contact his office at +1-709-864-6701.


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