Fully funded PhD Position at Hamburg University of Technology, Germany

We are looking for a PhD candidate to do research in the area of
communication protocols for the Smart Grid (electricity, gas, and
heat). The focus of this research is on applying information and
communication technologies combining the fields architectures for
Smart Grid, low latency communication, sensing and measuring, advanced
control methods, and decision support recognizing the demand for
quality, safety, security, and cost. Knowledge about energy grid are welcome but not a requirement.

The candidate will be working within a group of four PhD students from
different areas such as computer science, electrical engineering and
operations research. We are a highly motivated international team of
researchers situated in the south of Hamburg. We offer ideal working
conditions, a beautiful campus, and a competitive salary.

-- excellent M.S. in computer science, computer engineering, electrical
   engineering, mathematics, or related studies
-- strong interest in design, implementation, simulation of
   communication protocols
-- skills in creative problem solving

The starting time for this position is September or October 2020.
Deadline for applications is August 14th, 2020. The official
announcement can be found at


For more information contact: Prof. Volker Turau (turau at tuhh.de) Women are especially encouraged to apply. The PhD position is limited to three years with the possibility of extending for another year. Only online applications using
are considered.

Prof.Volker Turau
Institute of Telematics
Technische Universit├Ąt Hamburg

Am Schwarzenberg-Campus 3
D-21073 Hamburg
Tel.: (+4940) 42878-3530
Fax:  (+4940) 42878-2581
E-Mail: turau at tuhh.de