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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.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at UCL 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 flaw tolerance of cellular materials in lightweight structural design.
Applicants must have a UK-equivalent first degree in Mechanical/Structural/Materials Engineering or Solid Mechanics, or an equivalent discipline with a high technical content. An aptitude for computational modelling is essential and prior experience with ABAQUS (finite-element software) will be an advantage. Only students with a UK-equivalent First Class Honours degree, or are expecting to receive one, and/or a MSc degree with distinction will be considered.
This funding is only for UK and EU passport holders. There is no minimum qualifying residence requirement for applicants from the EU. Please DO NOT enquire about this studentship if you are ineligible.
Application deadline: 30th September 2017 (Available to start October 2017 and will remain open until filled.)…Read more