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PhD Studentship in Next Generation Device Design & Manufacture

Imperial College London - Dyson School of Design Engineering

Qualification Type: PhD
Location: London
Funding for: UK Students, EU Students
Funding amount: £16,777 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Placed On: 18th April 2019
Closes: 17th June 2019

Qualification type: PhD
Location: South Kensington Campus, London
Funding for: UK/EU Students
Student Bursary: £16,777 p.a.
Hours: Full Time

Applications are invited for a research studentship in the area of Next Generation Device Design & Manufacture leading to the award of a PhD degree, to begin in October 2018 or soon after.

* Specific areas of interest include: Additive Manufacturing, Internet of Things, Mechatronics, Design Automation, Industry 4.0.

* Aim: The student will undertake research at the intersection of additive manufacturing (e.g. 3D printing), rapid electronic prototyping and design automation/computer aided engineering technologies for the next generation of intelligent, connected devices. 

* Funding & Eligibility: The studentship is fully supported (bursary and fees at the UK/EU rate) by an EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership ( To be eligible for funding, there must be no restrictions on how long you can stay in the UK and you must have been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least 3 years. More information on eligibility can be found here:

* Research environment: You will work with a passionate and dynamic team of innovators and researchers in the Dyson School of Design Engineering ( under the supervision of Dr David Boyle ( and Dr Connor Myant ( You will benefit from collaboration across departments in the Faculty of Engineering and internationally, and contribute to numerous ongoing research projects.

* Required skills: We are seeking candidates with a strong undergraduate and/or Masters degree (first class or upper second class) in engineering (mechanical, electrical, mechatronics) or a closely related field. Excellent engineering analysis, programming, communication and collaboration skills are desirable.

For informal inquiries or to apply, please contact Dr David Boyle at together with a CV and covering

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