MathWorks (PhD) Studentship 2019 in University of Cambridge, UK

MathWorks (PhD) Studentship 2019 in University of Cambridge, UK

MathWorks (PhD) Studentship 2019 in University of Cambridge, UK

Designation/Position-  MathWorks (PhD) Studentship 2019 in University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge, UK invites application for MathWorks (PhD) Studentship 2019 in in University of Cambridge from eligible and interested candidates

About- With more than 18,000 students from all walks of life and all corners of the world, over 11,000 staff, 31 Colleges and 150 Departments, Faculties, Schools and other institutions, no two days are ever the same at the University of Cambridge. MathWorks (PhD) Studentship 2019 in University of Cambridge

At the heart of this confederation of Departments, Schools, Faculties and Colleges is a central administration team. It is small because the Colleges are self-governing and teaching staff carry out much of the daily administration at Cambridge.

Research/Job Area- Engineering, Mathematics or Science

Some current areas of interest include:

Fundamentals of feedback systems and control Nonlinear control Systems biology Control and learning Computational and systems neuroscience Communication networks Power distribution networks/Smart grids Electrical and mechanical networks Distributed control and optimization Optimisation on manifolds Passivity based control

Location- University of Cambridge, UK


Candidates should have a degree in Engineering, Mathematics or Science, with an excellent academic record and strong mathematical aptitude.

Any applicant for PhD study in the Cambridge control group will be considered automatically for this studentship.

Job/Position Description- 

Funding is available to support a PhD studentship in Control Systems in the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, generously provided by MathWorks (the developers of MATLAB® and Simulink® engineering software).

The studentship is tenable for 3 years from 1 October 2019 and includes:

-The cost of fees at home student rate and a maintenance grant at the EPSRC recommended standard rate

-Paid internships for up to 10 weeks each year at MathWorks Cambridge offices

The research will be supervised by one of the Faculty members in the control group (Dr S. Bakshi, Dr F. Forni, , Dr I. Lestas, Dr T. O’Leary, Prof R. Sepulchre, Prof M.C. Smith, Dr G. Vinnicombe).

How to Apply- 

To apply complete form CHRIS /6 (cover sheet for C.V.s) available at

and send with your C.V. and covering letter to Rachel Fogg, Department of Engineering, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1PZ, email: [email protected]

Last Date for Apply– 31 May 2019

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