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Research Fellow (Ionosphere, SAR imaging)

Date: 27-Feb-2023

Location: COLLEGE OF DESIGN & ENG, Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

To investigate, through modeling and measurement, the impact of ionospheric effects on Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellite images.

Scope of work.

  • Sourcing and installation of equipment to measure ionospheric effects.
  • Working with SAR image providers on the tasking of SAR satellites and procurement of SAR images.
  • Preparing for field trials, including the design and installation of dedicated scatterers, such as corner reflectors.
  • Recording and processing of measured data.
  • Collaborate with researchers from SONDRA (CentraleSupelec ONERA NUS DSO Research Alliance), which may include research stints at SONDRA in France
  • Present the results at international conferences.


  • Possess at least a PhD degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Has Hands-on experience with equipment, preferably with radio equipment, GNSS receivers, and software defined radio (SDR).
  • Experience with software tools such as MATLAB.
  • Positive attitude – Able to work independently and in a team.
  • Meticulous, able to work well with other researchers, and commitment to meeting deadlines
  • Open to fixed-term contract

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Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: College of Design and Engineering

Department : Electrical and Computer Engineering

Employee Referral Eligible: No

Job requisition ID : 12272