PhD Position offer

TITLE: PhD position on Numerical modelization of biomedical flow in microchannels via Lattice-Boltzman, OpenFoam and commercial codes.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University Rovira i Virgili of Tarragona is looking for an outstanding and committed candidate for PhD studies in the field of computational and experimental fluid dynamics.

PROJECT TITLE: Characterization by Lattice Boltzmann methods of heat and mass coupled transport in a microchannel absorber.

REQUIREMENTS:: Candidates should have a graduate degree in a relevant engineering, mathematics or physics subject, and be highly motivated to undertake research in this field. Candidates with a background in computational and/or experimental fluid dynamics are strongly encouraged to apply.

Candidates will be refused if
- they have previously initiated their PHD funded by current or previous National Plan for R+D
- they are already doctors
- they have had previously a PHD contract for a period longer than 12 months Candidates can only apply for a single project. Please ensure that you apply for our project (reference DPI2016-75791-C2-1-P).

STUDENTSHIP:: The project is planned for 4 years, with a gross salary of 16.422 euros/year. Also cost of tuition is covered, as well as funding of stay in another R+D centre during the project.

APPLICATION PROCESS:: To apply for this position, you should take the following actions:

1. Candidate registration
All candidates must be registered as researchers in the Online Register of Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness
(https://sede.micinn.gob.es/rus/editarRegistroPrevioUsuario.mec)

2. Documentation required
Copy of the passport
Curriculum Vitae (no format limitations: language: Spanish or English)
Copy of academic degree

3. Dead line: October 18th (2017), 15h

4. Application
All applications must be entered through the electronic system
(https://sede.micinn.gob.es/ayudaspredoctorales/)

Please don't forget to apply for our project (reference DPI2016-75791-C2-1-P).

Let us know in case you are interested in applying for this position or you need further information.

Contact Person

Lluís Vàzquez (lluis.vazquez@urv.cat)
Department of Mechanical Engineering - ETSEQ
Av. Països Catalans, 26 , 43007 Tarragona, Spain
Phone: (+34) 977 558 775