- UCL Department:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Location of the work (non-UCL site):
- Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire
- Duration of Studentship:
- 4 Years
- £18,000 per annum (tax free)
- Vacancy reference:
This studentship provides an opportunity for a UK/EU national candidate to join a 3-year study program in UCL’s Department of Mechanical Engineering. The aim of this studentship is to help apply and further develop a new generation AM process replicator that enables users to image microstructural feature formation during realistic build conditions, including multi-hatch and multi-layer builds, using a combination of optical, thermal, and high-speed X-ray imaging.
Applicants should ideally have a first class undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, Materials, Physics, Mathematics or a related discipline. You should have a strong interest in additive manufacturing, including materials, mechanical properties and process control. Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, along with a stated interest in interdisciplinary research, are essential.
This funding is for UK/EU nationals. Please refer to the following website for eligibility criteria: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/research/degrees/mechanical-engineering-mphil-phd
Eligible applicants should first contact Prof Peter Lee, (firstname.lastname@example.org) quoting the Job reference. Please enclose a cover letter (including the names and contact details of two referees), one-page research statement and two pages CV. The supervisory team will arrange interviews for short-listed candidates. After interview, the successful candidate will be given instructions to formally apply online via the UCL website.
For further information, see http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospectivestudents/graduate/research/application
Regrettably, we are only able to contact candidates who are successful at the shortlisting stage. Thank you for your interest in this position.
- Contact name:
- Closing Date:
- 18 Mar 2019
- Latest time for the submission of applications:
- Studentship Start Date:
- September 2019
- Interview date:
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