ESA Research Fellow in Quantum Computing for Earth Observation

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Monday, June 28, 2021

Have you recently finished your PhD in Quantum Computing?
Would you like to apply your expertise to address problems for space and Earth?

We're hiring at European Space Agency - ESA Φ-lab!

Research Fellow (post-doc) opportunity in #QC4EO Quantum Computing for Earth Observation at before 28 June 2021(Ref ID 12498).

You will tackle problems in data processing, quantum machine learning, optimisation on quantum devices. You already have expertise in these domains, and willingness to apply it to applied use cases in image or data processing, physics problem solving, etc. You also have practical skills in programming using e.g. Qiskit, Pennylane, etc.

This is an unique opportunity to tackle big data challenges and develop innovative Earth Observation (EO) solutions powered by AI and Quantum Computing (QC) to advance understanding of our planet ( As part of the ESA #philab, we offer a stimulating multi-national and interdisciplinary open work environment, an opportunity to address unique global change scientific challenges, while interacting with top-class experts in AI and EO, and freedom to conduct highly creative research and contribute to societal user-driven use cases.

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