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Postdoctoral Positions at Agricultural Engineering
Zhejiang University

  • Nov. 20, 2017
  • Postdoctoral Positions at Agricultural Engineering
  • Biosystems Engineering
  • Zhejiang University
    Hangzhou, Zhejiang
  • Dec. 18, 2018
  • Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Biosystems Engineering
    Agronomy/Plant & Soil Sciences
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Postdoctoral positions are available in Digital Agriculture and Agricultural Internet-of Things (DAAI) Innovation Team at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China. The main research focus is on sensors and sensing technology for plant-soil-environment, agricultural UAV for remote sensing and pesticide spraying, internet-of-things in agriculture, plant phenotyping, and intelligent agricultural machinery. It aims to embed intelligence into the design and operation of the modern farming system and collect data from sensors on farm machinery. To achieve these goals, we will be utilizing state-of-the-art sensing technologies, mathematical modeling, along with high-throughput screening approaches through collaboration with experts in the field.

We are always seeking highly motivated, outstanding students and researchers in Agricultural Engineering, Optical Engineering, Remote Sensing, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Agronomy who are passionate about the concept of "Smart Agriculture." Prior in-depth training in utilizing spectral and image data for agricultural applications as well as optical instrumentation and imaging processing are must.

Proven track record of or strong desire for employing multi-sensor fusion techniques and approaches to take advantage of "big data mining" and software development is a plus. Successful candidate will be provided with guidance tailored to his/her desired career paths (i.e., academic or industry research, non-research career, etc).
Funding is supported for 2-4 years. We offer a global competitive salary and benefit.
Please send an email with a brief introduction of your research background, curriculum vitae, and contact info for three references to Dr. Yong He ( and Dr. Haiyan Cen (, College of Biosystems Engineering and Food Science, Zhejiang University. Successful candidates will be contacted via email.

Zhejiang University was found in 1897, and is one of China’s oldest and most prestigious universities. It is ranked at No.7 in Best Global Universities for Engineering by the U.S. News and World Report 2018. Check our website for further details.

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  • Haiyan Cen
    Biosystems Engineering
    Zhejiang University
    866 Yuhangtang Road
    Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310058
  • 8657188982527


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