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We have 159 operational PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

Adaptive and smart materials for operational variability and life extension [SMART MATTER]

Summary. This project will investigate the capabilities of adaptive structures that change their shape and geometry to accommodate operational loading and life extension to support sustainable infrastructure and circular economy. Read more

Integrated operational planning using Smart Energy Demand Management in maritime ports

Applications are invited for a fully-funded three-year PhD to commence in October 2024. . The PhD will be based in the Faculty of Business and Law, and will be supervised by Dr Jana Ries, Dr Negar Akbari and Dr Becky Canning. . Read more

SCENARIO: Operational forecasting for early warning of groundwater extremes: progress through large-sample comparative hydrogeology

Co-supervisor. Professor Anne Verhoef, Department of Geography and Environmental science, University of Reading. Groundwater provides a third of public water supply in England, and makes an important contribution in Wales and Scotland. Read more

Development and Application of a Combined Goal Programming and Clustering Methodology

Applications are invited for a self-funded, 3-year full-time or 6-year part time PhD project. The PhD will be based in the School of Mathematics and Physics, and will be supervised by Professor Dylan Jones. Read more

A 3-year PhD studentship Membrane for energy conversion optimisation under operational conditions: a Neutron – X-rays approach

Supervisor. Dr F. Foglia. Application deadline. 4 January 2024. Interview date. TBC. Start date. 1st of February 2024. UCL Chemistry Department is offering a fully funded studentship to a highly motivated candidate to start in February 2024. The student will carry out their doctoral research at UCL. Read more

Operational & Design Techniques for Rapid Deployment of Quantum Enabled Optical Ground Stations (sateliite quantum communications)

The emergence of Optical Ground Stations (OGS) for high throughput space-ground communications, together with the need for quantum-secure encryption provides a compelling opportunity for the deployment of quantum receiver backends to emerging OGS infrastructure. Read more

Fully funded PhD studentships at the EPSRC CDT in Statistics and Operational Research in Partnership with Industry (STOR-i)

Are you finishing your degree? Do you want to solve real-life problems using statistics and operational research to have positive impact on business, the economy or society? Then why not consider applying to the STOR-i Centre for Doctoral Training for one of our 14 fully funded PhD studentships to start in October 2023?. Read more

AI-Enabled Acoustic Emission System for Industrial Condition Monitoring

This research project focuses on the development of an advanced AI-driven system specialised in interpreting Acoustic Emission (AE) data, which aims to facilitate real-time monitoring of critical industrial components, such as electric vehicle batteries and hydrogen fuel cells. Read more

Quantifying the influence of vegetation structure on wildfire behaviour in changing environments.

Climate change effects and variations in land management practices (e.g. reforesting, peatland restoration, prescribed burning) will influence the composition and structure of many future natural landscapes. Read more

“Revolutionising Solar Energy Integration with Advanced Thermal Storage and Smart Grid Functionality”

Project ID. SST_IMEC_17. This PhD project endeavours to propel solar energy integration to new heights by investigating the feasibility and potential of incorporating a thermal energy storage monitor add-on for the SunHopper product. Read more

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