PhD. Positions

Syslab has an immediate PhD studentship opportunity on GPGPU computing. Specifically, This is a Research Assistant position for a PhD. student to work on  NVIDIA funded projects. Syslab has recently been recognized by NVIDIA as Pakistan’s first CUDA Research center.

PhD. (Research) project topics that the student may work would include parallel programming/high performance computing to solve computationally expensive tasks. Some of these tasks could be related to one or more of the following areas:

. Networks and Cyber Security
. Bio Informatics
· Big Data Processing
· Data Mining/ Data Clustering/ Information Retrieval
· Computer Vision/ Image Processing
· Network Mapping/ Network Approximation
· Graph Algorithms/ Social Networks
· Heuristics for NP hard and NP complete Problems
· Middleware development

The position requires understanding of fundamental computer science concepts and possession of good programming skills in C/C++.

This is a Research Assistant position. The selected student would receive Salary, Tuition waiver, health insurance, and an excellent environment for research.

Requirements for PhD. Admission at FAST-NUCES include relevant MS degree with 3.0 CGPA (or equivalent) and a valid GAT/GRE subject test (CS) with 50 percentile and 60% marks. For details about GAT (CS) exam and its schedule, please visit NTS website http://www.nts.org.pk/

Students with relevant background and passion for research should email their CVs and GAT score to jawwad.shamsi@nu.edu.pk as soon as possible.