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Job Openings in Indian Digital Heritage (IDH-Hampi) Project

Applications are sought for three Junior Research Fellows (JRFs) leading to Ph.D. position at DA-IICT and SVNIT, to work on research project sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Govt of India.Candidates may visit the project website at for information about the overall project activities.

Position: Junior Research Fellow (JRF) leading to Ph.D.

Total number of posts: 03

Project title: Immersive Navigation for walk through application. (Sponsored by DST in the category of India Digital Heritage for the site Hampi-Karnataka.)

Summary of the project

The project has two parts. Part I of the project aims at developing high quality digital immersive viewing system in terms of both the video and audio for the heritage site in Hampi-Karnataka. The second part concentrates on the acoustic analysis/synthesis of musical pillars of the Mahamandapam of Vitthala temple.

Required qualifications

  • M.E./M.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering or Electronics and Communication Engineering or a

related discipline


  • B.E./B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering or Electronics and Communication Engineering (or a related discipline) and GATE qualified in related discipline.

Background in Image Processing/Computer Vision/Digital Signal Processing/Speech Communications/ Acoustics and knowledge of MATLAB/C/C++ will be an added advantage.

Duration: 3 years (with an initial appointment for one year and possible renewal for two more).

Location: Two JRFs will be working at DA-IICT, Gandhinagar and one will be working at SVNIT, Surat.

Salary: Compensation includes a salary of

  • Rs 18,000 per month + HRA if applicable for M.E./M.Tech. qualified for first two years and Rs 20,000 per month + HRA if applicable for third year.
  • Rs 16,000 per month + HRA for B.E./B.Tech. Degree for first two years and Rs 18,000 per month + HRA ifapplicable for third year.

The candidates recruited for the above position are encouraged to register for the Ph.D. programme at DA-IICT within 1 year from the date of joining.

How to apply

Please send a CV (including a list of publications, if any) and a Statement of Purpose (SOP) by e-mail to any ONE of the following depending on the area.

 1. Image Processing and Computer Vision:
 Dr Manjunath Joshi, DA-IICT, Gandhinagar; e-mail:
 Dr Mukesh Zaveri, SVNIT, Surat.
 2. Speech signal Processing and Acoustics:
 Dr Hemant A. Patil, DA-IICT, Gandhinagar; e-mail:
 Last date for receiving applications: 15 April 2011