Loughborough University

Loughborough University is a fantastic place to work and study. There is a real pride in the University that touches everyone associated with it. Throughout our history we have built on our distinctive characteristics. Our origins in 1909, as one of the UK’s foremost technical institutes focused on meeting society’s needs, set in train an ethos that’s still evident today. Our campus in Leicestershire – one of the largest in the UK – provides a supportive and enriching environment with first-rate facilities for both staff and students. Loughborough University London, our postgraduate campus on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the former site of the 2012 London Olympics, offers education, research and enterprise opportunities. Today we’re one of Britain’s leading universities. Our combination of world class research, enterprising outlook, unparalleled sporting achievement and excellent student experience gives rise to something that is truly special, and distinctive among the UK’s universities.
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Loughborough University UK
Department of Computer Science MOA Technology Limited Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Scientist (KTP) Salary will be between £33,000 - £36,000 per annum (Confirmation on offer of appointment) plus £4,000 training budget Project Title:  Development of an automated AI weed and growth inspector for safe and effective herbicide development. This 24-month project between Loughborough University and MOA Technology Ltd is joint funded with UKRI Innovate UK. KTPs aim to help businesses improve their competitiveness and productivity through the better use of knowledge, technology and skills that reside within the UK Knowledge Base. MoA Technology have developed an innovative approach to commercialise new herbicidal compounds with unrivalled effectiveness and safety. Through their expertise in plant sciences MOA have combined their unique herbicidal compound library with a multi-stage discovery screening platform. This...