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Philips Internship: Automatic detection of a fetal head (Suitable for Thesis). in Eindhoven, Netherlands


This internship position might lead you to a starter point in your future career!!

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Learn more about ultrasound imaging, machine learning techniques, high performance computing

You are responsible for

  • Conducting a literature study on existing automated techniques for fetal body parts detection and localization using ultrasound

  • Developing an algorithm for fetal head detection and localization

  • Real time implementation of the developed algorithm

You are a part of

You will be working in Embedded Systems department in collaboration with Microsystems & Devices department, Philips Research, Eindhoven. You will be a part of a team of experts combining knowledge machine learning, pattern recognition, computer vision, signal processing and high performance computing.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Currently enrolled in Masters University degree in Computer Science & Engineering, Informatics, Physics, Applied mathematics or an equally relevant area

  • Good knowledge of Machine Learning

  • Experience with Matlab/Python, C programming is essential

  • Affinity with signal processing would be helpful

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English

  • Good communication skills and enthusiasm to contribute in an international environment

In return, we offer you

An opportunity to gain experience in a highly professional, innovative and enthusiastic environment.

This internship is based out of Eindhoven HTC 34.

Duration : 6months minimum.

It can be discussed with manager to make this opportunity a Thesis supporting assignment as well.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum.

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Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:

  • Resume

Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation of which may be requested at any time. Students from outside the EU need to fill in an NUFFIC agreement, which needs to be signed by the student and the university.

Please note that the contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.