Ph.D. Research Assistant Position Available for Fall 2021:

One fully-funded Ph.D. position is available for Fall 2021. For this position, we are particularly interested in hiring creative, energetic, and persistent students with a focus on conducting cutting-edge research. Specifically:

a. A Master’s degree in electrical/mechanical/computer engineering, computer science, or related department is required.

b. Previous research experiences with Machine Learning, Data Mining, or Control and Optimization are preferred, but not required.

Application process: Send your CV and a sample publication in the attachment to Prof. Tang at and specify in the subject line “Application for Ph.D. position”. GRE and IELTS/TOEFL (for international applicants) exam scores are required for the university application.

FAU Graduate School Application Page

CS Ph.D. Admission Requirements

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Internet of Things (IoT) Undergraduate Research Opportunity for Summer 2021:

Florida Atlantic University’s Institute for Sensing and Embedded Network Systems Engineering (I-SENSE) hosts an intensive summer research program in sensing and smart systems for talented undergraduate students across the country.

If you are interested, please apply for the project “Infrastructure Systems: Smart and Resilient Energy Systems” lead by Dr. Tang.

Ocean Current based Electricity Production Undergraduate Research Opportunity for Summer 2021:

The Southeast National Marine Renewable Energy Center (SNMREC) at Florida Atlantic University is hosting an intensive summer research program focused on science and engineering challenges related to the environmentally friendly creation of electricity from marine renewable resources.

If you are interested, please apply for the project “Turbine Design and Reliability: Ocean Current Turbine Health Monitoring” lead by Dr. Tang.