Gyrocompass – dynamic course alignment

Company: Advanced Navigation
Duration: 3-months
Start Date: November- December 2023
Location: Sydney
Scholarship: $20,000

About the Company

Advanced Navigation is a privately owned Australian company that specialises in developing and manufacturing navigation technologies and robotics. The company has focused on generating products of the highest quality standard, both in terms of hardware and software. Advanced Navigation has specialised expertise across a broad range of fields, including sensors, GNSS, inertial navigation, photonics, RF technologies, acoustics, robotics, AI and algorithms.

Project Objective

Research and model an algorithm that performs gyrocompass course alignment (of heading) while a vehicle moves. Faster and better gyrocompassing performance – allowing vehicles to quickly and accurately determine their heading while moving.

Intern Skills

The intern will need to have a good understanding of mathematics and classical physics, as well as have a practical mindset and a passion for solving problems.



Applications must be submitted online by 24 September 2023 and should include additional documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivation Letter
  • Supervisor Support Letter
  • Proof of Australian citizenship or permanent residence
    (e.g. passport, birth certificate, citizenship or PR certificate)



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