PhD position (f/m/d): AI-based analysis of construction drawings to automate project data management in complex construction projects (DrawOn)

Updated: about 14 hours ago

10.01.2022, Wissenschaftliches Personal

The Chair of Computational Modeling and Simulation (CMS) at Technical University Munich invites applications for the position of a Research Assistant (m/f/d) for performing fundamental research in the frame of the project DrawOn funded by the Bavarian State Ministry for Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy. The candidate has the opportunity to pursue a doctoral degree (Ph.D.). Remuneration is 100% TVL E13 according to the German public sector rates, resulting in a monthly rate of approx. €2,100 after tax.

CMS’s inter-disciplinary team is performing research in the broad field of computational methods for the built environment. Particular emphasis is placed on building information modelling, digital drawings, point cloud capturing and processing as well as knowledge representation and inference.

In the research project DrawOn, new technologies for analyzing 2D digital drawings and reconstructing 3D building models will be developed. The goal of this project is to develop a methodology for constructing 3D models Based on diverse details provided in the different kinds of 2D drawing views. Developing such a methodology requires the identification of drawing types, their content, and also the relationships between the individual objects.

To apply for this position, the candidate should possess in-depth skills in programming and hands-on training and evaluating machine-learning models. Expertise in in the field of Building Information Modelling and geometric modelling is greatly beneficial. Excellent English and the willingness to learn the German language are necessary to complete the task. If you hold a diploma or Master's degree in Computer Science or Engineering, possess a sound knowledge of applied informatics and want to join a highly motivated research group, please submit your application including all relevant documents (curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts and letters of recommendation, etc.) to the email address provided below.

Granting equal opportunities is part of our personnel policy. TUM encourages applications from qualified female candidates. Handicapped applicants will be given preference in the case of equal qualifications. Please note, that this position requires presence in Munich starting March 2022, therefor we can only accept applications from countries that allow travel to Germany during COVID-19 times.

The application closes on February 3rd, 2022. Please send your application via email to the address indicated below using the keyword DrawOn in the emails’ subject.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Borrmann

Lehrstuhl für Computergestützte Modellierung und Simulation

Arcisstrasse 21, 80333 München

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