3D Face Recognition

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PhD

P
osition

(
Microsoft Research PhD Scholarship
)

M
ax
-
Planck
-
Institut

Informatik

Campus E1 4

66123
Saarbrue
cken

GERMANY

3D
Face Recognition

Keywords
:
Visual Computing, Computer Vision,
Computer Graphics

The su
ccessful applicant

will be awarded a Microsoft Research Scholarship and
will join the
computer graphics group at the MPI Informatik
(MPII)
as a PhD

candidate.

The
MPII

is
devoted to cutting
-
edge research in
computer science and
offe
rs a stimulating
research
environment

for PhD

students. The working language
is Engl
ish.

The
planned
PhD
project
is
in the area of 3D face recognition and will be jointly supervised
by Dr.
-
Ing.

Thorsten Thorm
ae
hlen at the MPI
I

as well as Dr. Pushmeet Kohli

and Prof.
Andrew Blake at Microsoft Research Cambridge. It is expected that the student
will spend

most of the time at the MPII, however, extended research visits at Microsoft Research are
possible.

Applicants should hold an outstanding university degree
in computer science or related fields.
Furthermore, a

solid

background in estimation theory and
s
trong coding

skills in

C++
are

required.

The
MPII
is an equal opportunity employer and women are encouraged to apply.

The Microsoft Research Scholarship
offers

a tax free payment

of 20.000 EUR per year.
In
addition, the s
cholar receives a laptop with a selection of software applications.

Applicants should submit their CV, copies of their school and university reports, list of
publications, names of references,

a
s a single pdf file
by e
-
mail
to
Thorsten Thormaehlen
,
MPI Informatik,
http://www.mpi
-
inf.mpg.de/homepage/thormae/

Closing Date:
March 15, 2011