|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students|
|Funding amount:||£16,777 per annum|
|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 (https://epsrc.ukri.org/skills/students/dta/). 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 (http://www.imperial.ac.uk/design-engineering/) under the supervision of Dr David Boyle (https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/david.boyle) and Dr Connor Myant (https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/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 firstname.lastname@example.org together with a CV and covering
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