PhD Positions in the NewSpace SAR Research Group

Microwaves and Radar Institute, German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany

Deadline: Until positions filled

The DLR Microwaves and Radar Institute contributes to the advancement of spaceborne sensors through the execution of long-term research programs. The research work of the Institute encompasses the conception and development of new synthetic aperture radar (SAR) techniques and systems, as well as the retrieval of information from SAR data for several science applications.

The newly-formed NewSpace SAR research group focuses on disruptive and cost-effective SAR solutions for frequent and enhanced Earth monitoring. The group is currently looking for DAAD-funded PhD students to work on distributed multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) SAR. A detailed description of the research activities and the required qualifications can be found at the following link:

For further information, feel free to contact Michelangelo Villano (