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This studentship provides an opportunity for a UK/EU candidate to join a 3-year study program in UCL’s Department of Mechanical Engineering.
UCL Mechanical Engineering has an outstanding international reputation in research on energy and the environment, marine engineering and naval architecture and engineering for medical applications, with strong research collaborations with industry and universities in the UK, North America, Asia and the Far East and has excellent research and teaching facilities.
A 3-year PhD studentship is available at UCL Department of Mechanical Engineering for an enthusiastic student interested in the development of a novel cardiovascular assisting device.
Applicants should have a very good degree in engineering, physical science or mathematics. Understanding, skills and aptitude for fluid mechanics and power systems analysis are essential.
Experience on experimentation is also desirable. Education and training in advanced computational modelling and cardiovascular biological sciences along with other appropriate training will be provided additionally.
Candidates must be either UK/EU passport holders.
Applicants should in the first instance email their CV and a brief covering letter/statement to Dr Ryo Torii. The supervisory team will arrange an interview for short-listed candidates. After interview, the successful candidate will be required to formally apply online via the UCL website.