City:  Fürth
Date:  Jul 16, 2022

Student Assistant - Deep Learning for Reconstruction

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft ( currently operates 76 institutes and research institutions throughout Germany and is the world’s leading applied research organization. Around 30 000 employees work with an annual research budget of 2.9 billion euros. 

The »Operator-based Learning« group at the Development Center for X-Ray Technology (EZRT) in Fürth, Germany, is concerned with incorporating knowledge from physics, signal processing and mathematics into Deep Learning models, to increase the generalizability of the solutions and to and to reduce the dependence on training data. We develop solutions for signal reconstruction in the context of industrial metrology and non-destructive material testing.


You are interested in CT Reconstruction and Image Analysis and would like to develop further in the field of deep learning?


Then have a look at our offer!


What you will do

  • You will support in the development (algorithmic & methodological) of our framework Pyronn to embed prior knowledge into ML frameworks like Pytorch and Tensorflow
  • You create software tools for the development and training process of the models
  • You train deep neural networks and evaluate the results using objective quality metrics
  • You develop an consistent and efficient workflow for the creation and processing of training data by linking internal software frameworks


What you bring to the table

  • You are currently studying computer science, physics, mathematics or a related field
  • You have experience in programming languages such as Python, C/C++, Cuda
  • You have experience with deep learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch
  • You have good knowledge in Machine Learning, CT Reconstruction or Computer Vision


What you can expect

  • An interesting application-oriented field of research with innovative projects
  • Extensive professional support from scientific mentors
  • Flexible hours that allow you to balance your studies and on-the-job experience
  • An open and friendly work environment
  • Sufficient opportunity to develop your interests and skills

Weekly working hours are determined by agreement. You can reduce your hours before exams and increase them during semester breaks. You can flexibly determine the working days. After your studies, you have the option of working with us full or part time.


We value and promote the diversity of our employees' skills and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of age, gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, ideology, disability, sexual orientation and identity. Severely disabled persons are given preference in the event of equal suitability. 


With its focus on developing key technologies that are vital for the future and enabling the commercial utilization of this work by business and industry, Fraunhofer plays a central role in the innovation process. As a pioneer and catalyst for groundbreaking developments and scientific excellence, Fraunhofer helps shape society now and in the future.


Interested? Apply online (PDF: cover letter, CV, transcript) now. We look forward to getting to know you!



Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS 


Requisition Number: 35586                Application Deadline: none


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