|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students|
|Funding amount:||£15,009 Home tuition fees and stipend of £15,009 per annum|
|Placed On:||31st July 2019|
|Closes:||30th October 2019|
In support of the research activities of the recently launched EPSRC funded Future Electrical Machines Manufacturing Hub, Rolls-Royce is offering a PhD scholarships to undertake a programme of research allied to the core research programme of the Hub.
Fibre optic instrumentation of electrical machine – This project is concerned with exploring the opportunities for integrating fibre optic based sensors into electrical machines for through-life monitoring. The opportunities include both in-process monitoring during manufacture and in-service monitoring. The project will encompass the development of methods for integrating fibre-optics into stator coil and the development and experimental testing of algorithms for extracting information on process and service conditions. This project would suit candidates with a background in electrical or electronic engineering, physics or mathematics. The studentship covers Home tuition fees and stipend of £15,009 per annum. It is anticipated that this studentship will commence in September 2019, but there may be some degree of flexibility in start dates.
For further information on the activities of the Hub please see our website: electricalmachineshub.ac.uk
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