RSLab is looking for strongly motivated candidatePhD students having excellent study career and interested in research activities on remote sensing, radar and related data analysis and/or applications to Earth Observation and Planetary Exploration. Interested candidates should apply to the call issued by the International PhD School in Information and Communication Technology of the Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science of the University of Trento and accessible here. The RSLab positions are in the Area D (Curriculum 2: Telecommunications) and refer to the development of research activites linked to remote sensing, radar and the the related data analysis (e.g., artificial intelligence and machine learnign, data fusion, mutlidimensional signal processing, etc). The following scholarships are available for project specific srants (reserved topics scholarships):

  • D1 – Snow cover detection and glacier mass balance estimation with machine learning methods and multi-source satellite data (1 grant in cooepration with EURAC Research) » details
  • D2 – Advanced methodologies for radar and radar sounder image processing (1 grant in cooepration with FBK) » details
  • D3 – Development of techniques based on machine learning and signal processing for the design and data analysis of planetary radars (1 grant) » details
  • D4 – Development of methodologies based on artificial intelligence and machine learning for the automatic analysis of remote sensing images (1 grant) » details

Candidates should explicitly apply to one or more of the aforementioned projects to be admitted to RSLab positions following the indication in the call.

The deadline for applications is August 31, 2021, hrs. 04.00 PM (CEST).

For more information on the proposed topics contact Prof. Lorenzo Bruzzone ( or Dr. Francesca Bovolo (