Research Associate in the Dynamics Group
Imperial College London - Department of Mechanical Engineering
|Salary:||£36,070 to £43,350|
|Contract Type:||Contract / Temporary|
|Placed on:||11th October 2016|
|Closes:||8th November 2016|
Salary in the range: £36,070 - £43,350 per annum* (Maximum salary on appointment will be £42,200 per annum)
Fixed-term appointment available for up to 2 years in the first instance
The Dynamics Group, a multidisciplinary research group based in the Mechanical Engineering Department, wishes to appoint a Research Associate to conduct research developing efficient nonlinear solvers with preconditioners for large scale harmonic balance analysis at Imperial College London.
The Research Associate will be involved in a project to develop efficient reduced order modelling method for nonlinear vibration. The project will require extensive liaison with industrial partners. The project is funded by Innovate UK and the project provides an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to work closely with industry.
Applicants will hold a PhD (or equivalent) in an area pertinent to the research subject ie applied mathematics or computational mechanics and a first degree (or equivalent) in applied mathematics or computational mechanics. In addition, background in analytical nonlinear dynamic analysis is essential. Experience with experimental vibration techniques and data analysis is highly beneficial for this post
Informal e-mail enquiries may be made to Professor Norbert Hoffman at email@example.com or +44(0) 20 7594 1458.
Our preferred method of application is online via our website. Please click ‘apply’ below or go to http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/employment (Select “Job Search” then enter the job title or vacancy reference number into “Keywords”). Please complete and upload an application form as directed quoting reference number EN20160363SA. you must submit an application form for our posts along with a CV, if you do not fill in an application form, you will not be considered.
Alternatively, if you are unable to apply online, please email Ms C Soulal, Academic Administrator at: firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application form.
*Candidates who have not yet been officially awarded their PhD will be appointed as Research Assistants within the salary range £31,740 - £33,370 per annum
Closing date: 8 November 2016 (midnight GMT)
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