Internship: Control of Systems with Hybrid Dynamics

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States · MP · 1249 expand job description ↓


MERL is seeking an intern to develop optimal control strategies for mode-switching vapor compression systems characterized by discrete changes in dynamics. The ideal candidate has a strong background in hybrid systems, optimization, and event-based control. Proficiency in MATLAB, Python or Julia is required. Senior students enrolled in doctoral programs in engineering, applied mathematics or related fields are encouraged to apply. It is expected that the intern will assist in preparation of results for publication in scientific venues. The duration of the internship is approximately three months.

Research Areas: Control, Multi-Physical Modeling, Optimization

Contact: Dan Burns

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