Job Opening for JRF under ISRO sponsored Project

11, Feb 2020

Dated: 11/02/2020

Applications are invited from suitable candidates for a temporary position to work at DA-IICT on a ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) sponsored research project financed by the Department of Space (DOS, GoI), India. The project details, requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:

Title of the Project: SAR Polarimetric Image Classification using Wishart Mixture Model and Convolution Neural Networks (SARNN)

Position and Fellowship Junior Research Fellow (JRF) – 1 post

Rs. 31,000/- p.m. + 24% HRA

Essential Qualifications
  • M.Tech (Electronics & Communication/ Computer Science/ ICT) or Equivalent with 60% marks and with GATE qualification,          OR
  • B.E./B.Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Computer Science/ ICT or Equivalent with 60% marks and with GATE qualification.
Desirable Qualifications 
  • Understanding of Probability, Linear Algebra, Image Processing and Machine Learning
  • Knowledge of programming in Python and Matlab.
Period of Appointment: This post is purely temporary for a duration of 3 years. Appointment will be made initially for 1 year and further extendable subject to satisfactory performance. It would, therefore, not confer any right for any candidate for claiming extension or absorption in DA-IICT. However, the selected candidate will be encouraged to apply for the PhD program of DA-IICT as per the available guidelines.
Job Description Development of algorithms for SAR Polarimetric image classification. The algorithms will be based on Wishart Mixture Model and Convolution Neural Networks.

How to Apply: The interested candidates must send the Curriculum Vitae with complete qualification and experience details latest by March 15, 2020 through an e-mail to Prof. Suman K. Mitra at

Please write “Application for JRF position for SARNN at DA-IICT” in subject line of the email.

Candidates will be shortlisted for interview based on their CV, qualifications and experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview and the candidates are required to attend at their own expenses, no TA/DA will be provided.

Tentative date of Interview: March 24, 2020.

Expected start date: First Week of April, 2020.