In-time Virtual-Reality Simulations (Aalen U)

Wednesday 7th April 2021

May 1st 21
Aalen University is looking for the DFG project "In time Virtual Reality Simulations"
under the direction of Prof. Dr. Andre Mastmeyer one as soon as possible

Academic staff (m / f / d)
- part-time 50% -
Your future area of ​​responsibility
Independent research and development on 3D image data analysis and fusion modules, scientific publication of the work package results
Implementation of the project in a team on the subject of modeling virtual and possibly time-dynamic patient body models with non-linear registration methods, deep learning and visual-haptic virtual reality techniques for quality assurance of the automatically generated structural models
Participation in third-party funding applications and final reports
Support in the teaching of Prof. Mastmeyer
The willingness to carry out an intensively supervised cooperative doctoral project with a German university is absolutely desirable. This requires at least a good (university) degree and the personal decision to do so with passionate commitment. For advice on this, please contact Prof. Dr. Mastmeyer by phone / Zoom conference. Relevant publications on the topic can be found at Google.Scholar.

your profile
Demonstrable enthusiasm for the interdisciplinary topic. At least a good degree in image informatics from a university / college. Safe mastery of Matlab, MeVisLab / 3D-Slicer and Python. Willingness to familiarize yourself with image data registration methods (Atlas-based procedures) in C ++ / CUDA and the ITK / VTK libraries. In-depth specialist knowledge (or willingness to acquire them) in GPU-supported registration methods, radiomics (image features / tumor markers) for anatomy and pathology detection and segmentation with deep learning (TensorFlow / PyTorch in Python) and initial experience in teaching and the urge to research (first publications ) are desired.

We offer you:
An exciting and varied area of ​​responsibility
Cooperation in a friendly and motivated team
Flexible and family-friendly working hours
Company pension scheme (supplementary pension)
Attractive company health management offers
Modern office equipment
Regular training opportunities
Job ticket of the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg
Childcare places in the Einsteinchen daycare center at Aalen University
The position is initially limited to 2.5 years (30 months). It is planned to extend the position after two years with a follow-up application to the DFG.

The grouping takes place if the collective bargaining and personal requirements are met up to salary group 13 of the collective agreement for the public service states (TV-L). Severely disabled people will be given preference if they are essentially equally qualified. You can find more information at

Aalen University aims to increase the proportion of women and therefore expressly encourages qualified women to apply. Further information is available from the representative for equal opportunities, Ms. Gabriele Beirle

Ask us!
Would you like to find out more about this position? Please contact Prof. Dr. Mastmeyer,, (07361 / 576-4567; 0160/9865 6665).
Are you interested?
Then we look forward to receiving your detailed application by May 1st, 2021 via our online application portal.

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Organization Aalen U
Location Germany, Aalen, Baden-Württemberg
Title In-time Virtual-Reality Simulations
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