Research Fellow in Energy Systems - HBB0016-2

Brunel University London - Institute of Energy Futures - Energy Efficient & Sustainable Technologies

Vacancy Ref: HBB0016-2.

We seek to appoint a Research Fellow within the Institute of Energy Futures, Energy Efficient and Sustainable Energy Technologies Theme, and the RCUK Centre for Sustainable Energy USE in Food Chains (CSEF) to work on a recently funded EPSRC project. The project aims to investigate and develop approaches, modelling tools and technologies to effect significant reductions of energy demand and carbon emissions in industry with primary focus on the steel and food sectors.

The Research Fellow is expected to have a relevant PhD degree and broad knowledge and experience in the area of thermal systems and energy conversion technologies, for example thermal to electrical power, heat to cooling, energy storage, heat pumps etc., including modelling and energy system simulation skills particularly in the modelling of heat transfer and power conversion equipment and the integration of individual component models into overall energy system models for processes and industrial sites.

The candidates will also be expected to have very good presentation, communication and report writing skills and the ability to produce high quality research outputs.

The Research Fellow post is available for 30 months to November 2019 in the first instance, with possibility for extension to June 2020.

For further information please contact, Prof. Savvas Tassou,

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