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BASF Internship in the field of Deep Learning (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57972280ONLE1

Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and leisure time.

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What you can expect

During your internship for 3-6 months you will be part of an enthusiastic global team of experts who provide quantitative decision support to our life sciences research and development activities.

  • In this project your task will be developing deep learning algorithms for quantifying the amount of infection in the crop.

  • Several experiments are conducted to test products for minimizing the infection in the field. The data is collected using drones and the infection is measured visually by expert field biologists.

  • You will train and compare the performances of several state-of-the-art deep learning models for quantifying the infection in the fields.

What we expect

  • You are currently studying Computer science, Data Science, IT or a or a similar technical field.

  • You have already gained initial experience in dealing with machine learning frameworks (tensorflow, pytorch) and you can already rely on strong programming knowledge in Python.

  • Preferably, you are experienced in using the statistical software R.

  • You can certainly present your work results in English.

We offer

From day one you will be part of the BASF family. You will get involved in challenging fields of activity and have the opportunity to work on exciting projects in an interdisciplinary environment. Depending on the location of the respective group company you will get to know BASF and participate in various workshops and guided tours. In this way you will make numerous interesting experiences and get a deep insight into the world’s leading chemical company.

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