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The Development of Low-Cost Unmanned Ground Vehicles System for Agricultural Application Intern
Job Category:   (Unused Position Category 78)
Unit:   School of Engineering
Position Code:   TENG9216A
Status:   Closed
Number of positions open:   1
Hours per week:   up to 18
Closing Date:   11/22/2019
Salary:   $15.00
Location:   Campus Site

The University of California, Merced is the tenth campus of the UC system and the first American research university built in the 21st century.

a. Build a UGV prototype
b. Ros-based end actuator control
c. The agricultural application based on the built UGV system

1. The hardware and software platform construction for the UGV
2. Remote control for the UGV by ROS
3. Help on ROS part of autonomous driving function
4. Develop more agricultural applications based on ROS.

Qualifications:   Additional requirements:
-Must be a currently enrolled undergraduate student with plans to be enrolled in both the Fall 2019 & Spring 2020 semesters.
-GPA requirement 3.0 or above.
-Students must have been enrolled for at least one semester at the time of application.
-Students must be in good standing academically and in terms of conduct before and during the internship.
-Devote 10 to 18 hours per week to working for host unit for both fall and spring semesters.
-ROS/Arduino/C++/Python/raspberry pi

To Apply:   Apply on-line

NOTICE: This position is not open. We are not accepting applications at this time.

As of January 1, 2014 the University of California, Merced will be a smoke and tobacco free workplace. Information and the Smoke and Tobacco Free policy is available at

    The University of California at Merced is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff and students.
For more information:   Please contact: Yangquan Chen at ychen53@ucmerced.edu

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