PhD Position in Digital Document Analysis

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PhD Position in Digital Document Analysis

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Country of Position: 
Contact Name: 
Prof. Dr. Ann Dooms
Subject Area: 
Machine Learning for Signal Processing
Image, Video and Multidimensional Signal Processing
Start Date: 
November 01, 2020
Expiration Date: 
December 31, 2020
Position Description: 
  • Digitization is an important means to preserve the content of materials which are basically vulnerable to physical damages. In particular, paper based (and especially historical) documents account for an invaluable source of information. The goal of this PhD project is to develop machine learning tools for analyzing scans of documents.
  • We are looking for a Master in Mathematics, Computer Science or Engineering with expertise or interest in image processing, machine learning and natural language processing in particular. Coding skills are required.
  • Starting date between 01/11/20 and 01/01/2021.
  • Interested candidates should submit a cover letter detailing background and interest in this position, a full C.V. and information about grades during each Bachelor and Master year via email to by October 15th the latest.

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