Department of Electrical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/77

Research Associate-I Position in Dynamics and Control of Nanorobots for Drug-Delivery Systems

Applications are invited for one position of Research Associate-I, initially for a period of one year (extendable depending on the performance) in the IHFC sponsored project entitled "Nanorobotic drug delivery system & lab-on-chip platform development" at IIT Kanpur.

Minimum Academic Qualification

Ph. D. degree in any relevant discipline.


MTech/ME degree with at least 3-year experience (post MTech/ME) and at least one research paper in SCI journal.

Desirable experience

Experience in following is desirable:

  • dynamics and control of robots
  • electromagnetic hardware design/development
  • development, design, and control of micro/nano-robots
  • automation and/or instrument design experience
  • good knowledge of MATLAB and COMSOL.
  • strong command in oral and written English


  • Research in the areas of controller design and deployment for magnetic nanorobots.
  • Assist in report writing.
  • Manage a research team.
  • Disseminating the research as publications/patents.

Salary: 47,000/- (Consolidated)

Application procedure: Send your resume indicating relevant experience and a cover letter to the undersigned at on or before April 30, 2023

Dr Abhilash Patel
Principal Investigator
Dept. of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016