Department of Civil Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/03

Applications are invited for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) to work in the project "Generation and Labelling of LiDAR Point Cloud for Automatic Classification through CNN Approach". The qualification and experience requirements for the above mentioned post are:

Designation: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

a. Taking a lead role in the development of LiDAR-based simulation software.

b. Development of Machine Learning (ML), more specifically Deep Learning (DL) algorithms.
Development of Geo web services.

Number of positions: One

Essential Qualification: Post graduate degree in basic science (Geoinformatics/Remote Sensing/ Photogrammetry / GIS /Mathematics / Physics or graduate (Computer Science/ Information Technology) / Post graduate degree in professional courses (Geoinformatics/Remote Sensing/ Photogrammetry / GIS) selected through a process described through any one of the following:

a. Scholars who are selected through National Eligibility Tests-CSIR-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) and GATE

b. The selection process through National level examination conducted by central government departments and their agencies and institutions such as DST, DBT, DAE, DOS, DRDO, MHRD, ICAR, ICMR, IIT, IISc, IISER etc.

Desirable Qualification:

a. Proficiency in Python programming language. Knowledge of languages, i.e., C++, Java is an advantage.


b. Proficiency in Web-GIS, spatial database management, online data processing, and Web Services.

Salary: Rs. 31,000/- PM (Consolidate)

Duration of Appointment: 03 Months or End of project (whichever is early) (This post is temporary and contractual basic) (duration likely to extend)

The selection will be based on Zoom/Skype online interview. Short listed candidates will be informed with an email about the date of interview. Interested candidates may apply on email giving full details of qualification, experience with copies of relevant certificates by January 17th, 2022. It is mandatory to mention your mobile number in the application. Application (soft copy) must be sent at following email address: by January 17th, 2022 at 5 PM

Professor Bharat Lohani
Project Investigator,
Department of Civil Engineering,
IIT Kanpur, 208016 (U.P), India