Internship: Remote Sensing Data Compression

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States · SP · 1242 expand job description ↓


MERL is seeking an intern for an immediate opening, to research and develop methods for remote sensing data and image compression. The ideal candidate would have a solid background related to image or signal compression, signal processing, and information theory. The applicant should also have experience with programming in at least one of C/C++, Matlab, or Python. Experience with remote sensing data processing, such as SAR image formation, is a plus, as is familiarity with distributed coding, entropy coding, and quantization. Duration of internship is 3-6 months.

Research Areas: Communications, Computational Sensing, Computer Vision, Signal Processing
Contact: Petros Boufounos

Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs, Inc. "MERL" provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, MERL complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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