The Mobile & Internet Systems Laboratory is a research laboratory within the Department of Computer Science at University College Cork. The Laboratory conducts research in the areas of computer networking and systems, with a focus on applications in the mobile/wireless and multimedia domains.
The MISL is led by Professor Cormac J. Sreenan. The Laboratory was founded in year 2000 after Prof. Sreenan joined UCC from AT&T (Bell) Labs in the USA. Currently, over 15 research students and staff are involved in various research projects as part of the Mobile and Internet Systems Laboratory.
The Laboratory currently has four major research areas of interest:
- Video Streaming and Content Delivery Optimisation
- Quality of Service/Experience in Wireless Networks
- Next-generation Telecoms Networks
- Wireless Sensor Networks
The Mobile and Internet Systems Laboratory (MISL) in the Department of Computer Science at UCC is an internationally recognised research centre focused on innovative networking research. MISL plays a leading role in the national CONNECT Centre for Future Networks and Communications. Funded by Science Foundation Ireland and over 35 companies, CONNECT brings together a number of major Irish research initiatives to focus on future networks and communications and to provide a ‘one-stop-shop’ for research, education and innovation within this domain.
Applicants are invited from those with a Ph.D. qualification and publications in a directly relevant area. Applications from Ph.D. candidates with a firm date for their viva of before the end of September 2017 will also be considered.
Salary: €36,488 - €43,394 (IUA Post-Doctoral Salary Scale) €44,643 - €47,255 (IUA Senior Post-Doctoral Salary Scale)
Post Duration: Up to 31/8/2018, with a possibility of extension thereafter for up to 6 months (extension will be subject to approval by Science Foundation Ireland in 2018)
Project Title: An Internet Infrastructure for Video Streaming Optimisation (iVID)