Engineering Research Scientist


  • Postdoc
  • Saint Louis, MO
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Expires on: September 30, 2022

Saint Louis University
Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Saint Louis University in collaboration with the Shakoor Laboratory at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center (St. Louis, Missouri). is seeking a highly motivated Engineering Research Scientist to support the goals of multiple NSF-funded Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS).

The Shakoor Laboratory at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center (St. Louis, Missouri) develops and uses integrated digital agriculture systems to study the effects of phenotype, genotype, and environment on crop productivity. Leading edge tools, methods, and technologies are being utilized to understand and optimize the capacity of Sorghum bicolor to capture carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and store it in its roots, shoots and leaves.

Responsibilities:

Develop a backend platform for agricultural IoT systems.

Support engineering activities including design, testing, fabrication, assembly and validation of prototype sensors and mechatronic systems.

Design and implement machine learning systems for automated agricultural applications.

Participate in general lab research activities as needed, including plant care, sample preparation and greenhouse/controlled environment experiments.

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