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  PhD Studentship Opportunity in Integrated spectroscopic imaging and computational modelling approach for assessing skin penetration
  Dr T Chen
Application Deadline: 29 February 2020

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Skin penetration underpins the design, efficacy and risk assessment of many high-value products including topical and transdermal drugs, functional personal care products, amongst others.
  Multiscale Simulations of Droplet-Membrane Mutual Remodelling
  Dr H Kusumaatmaja
Application Deadline: 6 March 2020

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Applications are invited for a fully funded PhD studentship as part of the MoSMed CDT which is run jointly with Newcastle University.
  Doctor of Engineering (Eng D): Process optimisation strategies for multiple COSI techniques
  Research Group: CDT in Applied Photonics
  Prof D Reid, Dr C Clemente, Prof S Marshall
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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PhD Type

MBDA is expanding its research into Computational Optical Sensing and Imaging (COSI). One area of interest is Structured Imaging using, for example, Ladar (Laser Detecting and Ranging) to map a scene in real-time.
  Join a new graduate school at the interface of biology and computation: IMPRS-BAC in Berlin

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We are looking for outstanding graduates from all over the world - whether you have a degree in bioinformatics, computer science, mathematics, physics, molecular biology or something related, as long as you have a passion for solving biological questions through computational methods, the IMPRS-CBSC may be the PhD program for you.
  Modelling the self-organisation of metal-organic molecular networks on active substrates.
  Prof N Caffrey
Applications accepted all year round

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The goal of this project is to computationally design atomically-thin ‘smart surfaces’ which can change their form or function in response to external stimuli.
  Computational identification of new functional materials combining machine learning and structure prediction
  Prof M J Rosseinsky, Dr G Darling, Dr M Dyer
Applications accepted all year round

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New higher performance functional materials are needed to improve the energy efficiency and sustainability of society, for example in battery technology, solar harvesting of energy, and catalysis for sustainable manufacturing.
  Computational photochemistry/Vibrational control in transition metal complexes
  Prof AJHM Meijer
Applications accepted all year round

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Controlling the outcome of chemical reactions is arguably one of the holy grails of chemical physics. Recent experiments1 have shown that it is possible to direct a photophysical process using infrared light, taking a step towards achieving this goal.
  The environments of star and planet formation
  Research Group: Astronomy and Astrophysics
  Dr S Goodwin
Applications accepted all year round

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Young stars are often found in high-density environments, this means that encounters between young stars can be common and this will change their binary properties and affect planet-forming discs.
  Theoretical Modelling of phase transitions in soft matter systems
  Prof G Gehring, Prof G Ungar
Applications accepted all year round

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There is a vacancy for a theoretical student in the group working on novel phase transitions in liquid crystals and other sot matter materials.
  Thermally superconducting and superinsulating nanofluids and their use in nanodevices
  Dr M N Campbell-Bannerman, Dr J Derksen
Applications accepted all year round

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Nanotechnology is the forefront of a new industrial revolution. As the scale of new devices shrink, the design bottle-neck becomes getting rid of waste heat.
  Computation study of catalytic surface materials & reactions
  Prof H Kornweitz
Applications accepted all year round

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The computational laboratory at the Department of Chemical Science at Ariel University in Israel is seeking a Ph.D. student to conduct a computational research in the area of homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis, using small molecules and nano-particles.
  Centres for Doctoral Training - 4 Year PhD Studentships

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The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is the main UK government agency for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, investing more than £850m a year.
  PhD Studentship in modelling compressive failure of composite pipes
  Prof D Dini
Applications accepted all year round

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Applications are invited for a research studentship in the field of computational modelling in composite failure, leading to the award of a PhD degree.
  Laser Driven Relativistic Particle Acceleration
  Prof S Jamison
Applications accepted all year round

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We seek a PhD candidate to undertake computational and theoretical research on laser driven relativistic particle beam acceleration.
  Identifiability analysis for stochastic models in mathematical biology
  Prof M J Simpson
Applications accepted all year round

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Identifiability analysis for stochastic models in mathematical biology. We seek a PhD student to work in my research group who will be co-supervised by Christopher Drovandi (QUT) and Oliver Maclaren (Auckland).
  Understanding and controlling polymorphism in molecular solids
  Prof P Popelier, Dr J Skelton
Application Deadline: 29 February 2020

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Understanding and controlling polymorphism, where molecules crystallise into multiple solid forms, is a major unsolved problem in structural chemistry.
  Machine-learning design of novel magnets
  Prof S Sanvito
Applications accepted all year round

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A PhD position is available from September 2019 in the School of Physics and the CRANN Institute (www.crann.tcd.ie) at Trinity College Dublin (Ireland).
  PhD Studentships in Quantum Computation, Complexity and Simulation at UCL

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The UCL department of computer science, department of physics, and London Centre for Nanotechnology offers 3 PhD studentships in quantum computation, complexity and simulation.
  PhD or Masters’ position in building acoustics and mechanical metamaterials
  Dr A Hall, Dr George Dodd
Applications accepted all year round

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Are you interested in metamaterials and their potential to improve people’s living conditions? The Acoustics Research Centre at the University of Auckland is inviting applications from highly motivated students to participate in an exciting new research programme on acoustics and mechanical metamaterials for radically improving sound insulation.
  Ultrafast dynamics of isolated chromophores (BULLJU20SF)
  Dr J Bull
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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A motivated and enthusiastic student is sought for a PhD in Physical Chemistry/Chemical Physics that will apply ultrafast lasers to understand excited dynamics in molecules of biological and technological importance.
  PhD in Chemistry - Metal oxides by Design
  Dr L Vilà-Nadal
Application Deadline: 8 March 2020

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We seek to recruit a highly motivated and talented PhD student in the School of Chemistry at the University of Glasgow within the research group of Dr Laia Vilà-Nadal http://www.chem.gla.ac.uk/wp/lvn-group/ The successful candidate will be part of a multidisciplinary effort aimed at applying the concept of ‘materials by design’ to metal oxide chemistry synthesis.
  Computational Modelling of Charge-Transfer Interfaces for Perovskite Solar Cells
  Dr N Martsinovich
Applications accepted all year round

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Solar cells have the potential to provide us with renewable energy and to help us avoid environmental problems associated with fossil fuels.
  Crystal structure prediction based NMR crystallography
  Dr G Day
Applications accepted all year round

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Project description. A fully funded 4 year PhD studentship is available in computational materials chemistry at the University of Southampton.
  Quantum simulations for the catalysts of the future
  Prof C K Skylaris
Application Deadline: 31 August 2020

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Supervisor. Chris-Kriton Skylaris (90%). Co-supervisor Peter Wells (10%). Project description. Catalysis in a multibillion dollar industry, at the core of many modern environmentally friendly technologies such as fuel cells, car catalysts and production of commodity chemicals under environmentally benign conditions.
  Nanoscale Materials for Energy Harvesting
  Research Group: Quantum, Light & Matter
  Dr M Newton
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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Supervisor. Dr. Marcus Newton. Project description. The development of portable energy harvesting power sources as an alternative to batteries is an attractive prospect that will permit a new class of renewable energy devices that can operate indefinitely.
  Transport and fate of microplastics from rivers to the ocean
  Research Group: Water and Environmental Engineering
  Dr G A M de Almeida
Application Deadline: 31 August 2020

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Supervisor. Gustavo de Almeida & Sergio Maldonado (WEEG). Project description. Since the 1950’s the world has witnessed the dramatic increase in production and widespread consumption of plastics.
  The mathematics behind the smartness of neural networks
  Dr M S Baptista
Applications accepted all year round

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Intelligence is one of the pillars that allows animals to master their environment. Scientific approaches recently proposed have been capable of simulating networked systems that reproduce similar emergent manifestations of behavior as those observed in the brain.
  Computational imaging: Multi-Sensors Fusion for High Resolution 3D Lidar videos (EPS2020/40)
  Dr AH Halimi, Prof S McLaughlin
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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Recent technological innovations, eg detection and acquisition hardware, have pushed sparse-photon imaging to the fore in a variety of applications including 3D Lidar imaging and microscopy.
  Theoretical investigation of biomolecules in quantum optomechanical setups
  Prof A Olaya-Castro
Application Deadline: 20 March 2020

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A 4-year PhD position is available from 1rst Sep 2020 (or sooner) to work under the supervision of Professor Alexandra Olaya-Castro in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at University College London (UCL) in the United Kingdom.
  Crumbling reefs: Simulation based monitoring of coral reefs (EPS2020/31)
  Dr U Wolfram
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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The project aims to develop computational models to analyse the impact of ocean acidification on cold-water coral reefs. Results will be used in the development of monitoring strategies to preserve some of the most vulnerable ecosystems.
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