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RAP opportunity at Air Force Science and Technology Fellowship Program     AF STFP

Object Recognition Concepts


Sensors Directorate, RY/Sensors Division

opportunity location
13.35.01.B7063 Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 454337542


name email phone
Paul P. Sotirelis 937.713.8569


Research opportunities exist to design, implement, and test algorithms for enhanced object recognition using sensor data, particularly but not limited to, radar. Advances in sensor fusion, sensor tasking, and autonomous sensing are of interest. Understanding the connection between an objects physical characteristics and its recognition is also of interest.



Sotirelis P, et al: "Frequency-dependent reflectivity image reconstruction." SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2013

Brandes TS, Baxter JR, Woodworth J: "Feature selection using sparse Bayesian inference." SPIE Defense+ Security. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2014


key words
Object recognition; Physics-based sensing; Multi-sensor; Autonomy;


Citizenship:  Open to U.S. citizens
Level:  Open to Postdoctoral and Senior applicants


Base Stipend Travel Allotment Supplementation
$95,000.00 $5,000.00

Experience Supplement:
Postdoctoral and Senior Associates will receive an appropriately higher stipend based on the number of years of experience past their PhD.

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