Call For Air Centre Phd Scholarships Programme (5) (# Of Pos: 5)

Universities and Institutes of Portugal


October 17, 2022


  • Organisation/Company: AD AIR Centre
  • Research Field: Engineering › Maritime engineering Engineering › Other Other
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 17/10/2022 23:00 - Europe/London
  • Location: Portugal › TBD
  • Type Of Contract: Permanent
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Atlantic International Research Centre (AIR Centre) opens a Call for 5 (five) PhD grants in the field of Marine Robotics and Ocean Accounting complying with the provisions of the FCT Regulation for Research Studentships and Fellowships (RBI) and the Research Fellowship Holder Statute (EBI):

  • Marine Robotics: Optimal trajectory planning and execution control for long-range Autonomous Surface Vehicles.
  • Marine Robotics: Team-based planning and execution control for multi-domain autonomous vehicles
  • Marine Robotics: Models of computation for systems of teamed maritime vehicles
  • Marine Robotics: Adaptive Ocean Sampling and Mapping using Networked Marine Robots (surface and underwater vehicles)
  • Ocean Accounting: Ocean Accounting (OA) and decision support models
  • The grants will be financed by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) under the Collaboration Protocol signed between the FCT and the AIR Centre.


    The call is open from July 29th to October 17th 2022 (23:59 Lisbon Time)

    Applications, and all the supporting documents described in the RBI and in this Notice of the Call, must be submitted online using the appropriate application form available at https: // www. Applications submitted by other means will not be accepted.

    All the application procedures, including submission, evaluation, results communication, preliminary hearings, claims and/or appeals, and contract establishment are performed online.

    Each applicant may submit one application only, under penalty of cancellation of all applications submitted.

    Providing false declarations or committing acts of plagiarism by applicants leads to the exclusion of the application without prejudice of taking other corrective and punitive disciplinary measures.

    For more details about the requirements and evaluation process of the scholarships, visit https: // www.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: AD AIR Centre
  • Organisation Type: International / Intergovernmental Organisation
  • Website: https: // www.
  • Country: Portugal
  • City: Angra do Heroismo
  • State/Province: Ilha Terceira, Azores
  • Postal Code: 9700-702
  • Street: TERINOV – Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia da Ilha Terceira, Canada de Belém sn, Terra Chã