Research Assistant/Research Associate

"Characterisation of Chaos and Synchronisation in Biomedical Time Series with Novel Surrogate Techniques"

"Small World Network Models of the 2003 SARS Outbreak"

"Surrogate Data Method and Nonlinear Dynamical System Identification from Time Series"

Vacancies exist for Research Assistants or Research Associates (roughly 12 months each) to work on the above projects in the Department of Electronic and Information Engineering at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Applicants must have an undergraduate honours degree and preferably a Masters degree in mathematics, physics or engineering. Related research experience is highly desirable. In particular, a good research record in nonlinear time series analysis and an interest in biomedical applications would be useful.

Further information about the department and the relevant research areas may be found on the following pages

Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with experience.

For further information and to apply, please contact:

Dr Michael Small
Electronic and Information Engineering
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Tel.: +852 2766 4744

Your applications should include a CV and a description of your research experience and interests.

Research Students

Department of Electronic and Information Engineering
Hong Kong Polytechnic University

I am also looking for potential research students. If you wish to study for either MPhil or PhD degree, and are interested in some of the above research areas, please contact me. In particular, you should have a good honours degree (or masters degree) in physics, mathematics or engineering. You should also have appropriate interest and experience in mathematical and computational methods.

As above, details of my research interests can be found on:

If interested, please contact me by email, and include a 1-2 page CV and indicate your intended research interests.

Posted: 7 April 2005