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Studentship Vacancies

 

CDT in Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing

engd_int_tag.jpgInfluence of steelmaking & casting parameters on high value stainless and alloy steels for use in aerospace applications

EPSRC CDT Studentship, stipend of circa £20,000 per annum for four years.

Start Date: ASAP

Steels Processing

phd tagReduction of iron oxide by carbon and gas in a novel low carbon, low energy alternative ironmaking process

A stipend will be paid per annum for 4 years, with an industrial top up of £3,000 totalling £17,553. This position is open to UK, EU and international students

Supporting company: Tata Steel Europe

Start Date: ASAP

 Steels processing

phd_tag.jpgWeld repair and in service damage in power plant steels

PhD studentship for UK/EU Nationals (3.5 years)

Supporting company: Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Start Date: As soon as possible

 Steels Processing

phd_tag.jpgInterfacial reactions and properties in Fe-Ti-O and Fe-Al-O systems

PhD studentship for UK/EU Nationals (3.5 years)

A stipend of £14,296 will be paid per annum for 3.5 years. An industrial top up of £3,000 will also be provided, per annum.

Supporting partner: Tata Steel Europe

Start Date: As soon as possible

 Engineering Materials

phd_tag.jpgDevelopment of prediction of structural adhesive performance and durability

EPRSC iCASE PhD studentship with Jaguar Land Rover

PhD studentship for UK Nationals (4 years) This position provides a tax free stipend of £14k plus £3k top up per annum.

Start Date: As soon as possible

 Steels Processing

phd_tag.jpgRecycling aluminium alloys for the automotive application

PhD studentship for UK/EU Nationals (4 years)

This position provides an annual stipend of £14,000 with an additional industry top up of £3,000 per annum (for UK nationals) for up to 4 years. Tuition fees will also be paid UK/EU nationals for up to 4 years.

Start Date: As soon as possible

Steels Processing

phd_tag.jpgDetermination of Local Oxygen Activities in Industrial Furnaces with a combined Theoretical/Experimental Approach

PhD studentship and industrial top up, for UK/EU Nationals for 4 years

Funding: £14,926 per annum, plus industrial top up of £3,000 per annum

Start Date: As soon as possible

 Steels Processing

phd_tag.jpgNano-precipitation evolution during industrial coiling and annealing operations

PhD studentship for UK/EU Nationals (4 years)

This position provides a tax free stipend for UK/EU nationals of £14,000 (plus £3,000 industrial top-up) per year, and all fees paid are paid for UK/EU nationals, for up to 4 years.

Start Date: As soon as possible

 Steels Processing

phd_tag.jpgIn-situ characterization of the role of nano-precipitation and strain distribution on the conditioning of austenite during themo-mechanical processing of high strength structural steels

EPRSC PhD studentship with Tata Steel Europe

Funding: £14,926 per annum, plus industrial top up of £3,000 per annum

Start Date: As soon as possible

 Steels Processing

phd_tag.jpgInvestigation of Solidification Cracking in Advanced High Strength Steels PhD

EPRSC iCASE PhD studentship with Tata Steel Europe

This position provides an annual stipend of £14,000 with an additional industry top up of £3,000 per annum (for UK nationals).

Start Date: As soon as possible

 

 

Analytical field emission SEM combining analytical sensitivity, high spatial resolution imaging and extreme depth of field

Casting of steel using the Topcast furnace in the ASRC

The Confocal Scanning Laser Microscope (CSLM)

Heat treatment of steels

Gas exhange furnace, capable of 1700C with pure hydrogen and other inert and active gas environments

Plane strain test in the Gleeble HDS-V40, showing a sample being heated to 1000C before deformation