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  PhD Studentship: Titanium-Collagen Hybrid Scaffold Innovation for Large Bone Defect Reconstruction - Ref:1867590
  Prof C Liu
Application Deadline: 30 June 2020

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Location of position. London. Duration of Studentship. 3.5 years. Applications are invited for a PhD studentship to join the UCL Division of Surgery & Interventional Science, Faculty of Medical Science, in collaboration with the UCL Institute of Materials Discovery.
  4 year PhD Studentship in ‘Investigating the performance of solid walls with water-repellent surface treatments’
  Dr H Altamirano, Ms V Marincioni
Application Deadline: 28 June 2020

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Solid-wall buildings account for around a quarter of the UK building stock. The heat loss associated with solid walls is among the highest across all wall constructions in the UK, but little has been done to improve their thermal performance; 91% of solid wall dwellings are yet to be insulated.
  Development and Applications of Diffraction Anomalous Fine Structure Technique
  Prof G Sankar
Application Deadline: 1 July 2020

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The Studentship. This position is fully funded by the UCL-Diamond Collaborative Programme. The student will be registered for a PhD at UCL where he/she will spend initially for a period at UCL and substantial amount of time during PhD at Diamond Light Source.
  PhD Scholarship in Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence (TADF) based Hyperflourescence OLEDs
  Dr T Sajjad
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020

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Currently lighting is consuming more than 20% of total global energy due to energy inefficient lighting source. The development of efficient lighting sources will not only have economic impact but will also address the urgent need to reduce carbon emissions.
  PhD Scholarship in Highly Efficient Bifacial Organic Solar Cells
  Dr T Sajjad
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020

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Description. There has been an alarming increase in the atmospheric CO2 content since the mid-19th century primarily due to the use of fossil fuels for energy generation.
  Finite element analysis and experiments on hybrid laser assisted high-speed machining
  Dr S Goel
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020

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Depending on the specifications (type, pulse, energy and power), a Laser can either be used for efficient material removal, forming, bending, joining or for deposition.
  Understanding of the Rehbinder effect across length scales
  Dr S Goel
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020

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Rehbinder in 1928 reported that when a wetted surface is brought into contact with a metallic surface, it results in reduction of surface energy and hence diminishing strength of the material (doi:10.1038/1641127a0).
  Instrumented Nanoindentation for information rich electro-mechanical characterisation
  Dr S Goel
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020

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Nanoindentation (ISO 14577 and ASTM E2546–07) is a high resolution technique to precisely characterise the mechanical behaviour of various materials.
  Modelling and simulation of the laser ablation process
  Dr S Goel
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020

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LASERS are the backbones of present day innovative engineering applications. Ranging from eye surgery to manipulation of coatings and surfaces for biomedical implants and aerospace structures or for the creation of smart materials or nano materials, their application is widespread.
  Advanced 2D Materials for Quantum and Bio Nanotechnology
  Dr J Mol
Applications accepted all year round

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Nanostructured advanced 2D materials offer a unique platform for studies that are at the cutting edge of physics, chemistry and material science.
  Molecular Network Heat Engines
  Dr J Mol
Applications accepted all year round

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Heat engines are one of the central tenets of thermodynamics. In cyclical heat engines, a working gas moves through a reversible cycle to transfer heat between a hot and a cold reservoir and perform useful work.
  Fundamentals of the Chromatographic Separation Processes of Peptide Therapeutics
  Prof D Williams
Applications accepted all year round

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Imperial College are inviting applications for a PhD position to join an exciting new Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Prosperity Partnership between Imperial, UCL and Eli Lilly on Transforming synthetic drug manufacturing.
  Machine Learning in Modelling, Optimisation and Experimental Validation of Post-Combustion CO2 Capture with Novel Adsorbents
  Dr S Soltani
Application Deadline: 26 June 2020

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Brunel University London (BUL) is recruiting to EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentships effective 1 October 2020.
  Development of low-cost sustainable electrodes for Al-ion batteries
  Dr A Lahiri
Application Deadline: 26 June 2020

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Brunel University London (BUL) is recruiting to EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentships effective 1 October 2020.
  Engineering design and sustainable processing of novel porous materials on the roadmap for carbon neutrality
  Dr Z Hu
Application Deadline: 26 June 2020

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runel University London (BUL) is recruiting to EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentships effective 1 October 2020.
  Development and tuning the optical properties of metal-free quantum dots
  Dr G Fern
Application Deadline: 26 June 2020

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Brunel University London (BUL) is recruiting to EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentships effective 1 October 2020.
  EPSRC iCASE studentship in Lifetime Prediction of Elastomer Composites
  Dr J Busfield
Application Deadline: 26 June 2020

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Development of predictive lifetime models for elastomer composites. An EPSRC iCASE funded PhD studentship opportunity has arisen based in the Soft Matter Group in the School of Engineering and Materials Science at Queen Mary University of London.
  EPSRC iCASE studentship in Nanostructured Filler Reinforced Elastomer Composites
  Dr J Busfield
Application Deadline: 26 June 2020

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Development of nanostructured reinforcing fillers to enhance physical and mechanical properties of elastomeric composites. An EPSRC iCASE funded PhD studentship opportunity has arisen based in the Soft Matter Group in the School of Engineering and Materials Science at Queen Mary University of London.
  Blueprints for building the next generation 3D printer for pharmaceutical products
  Dr M Albed Alhnan
Applications accepted all year round

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There is an increasing number of patients who need to receive an individualised dosage system for one or small number of patients.
  Experimental and Computational Study of Electromigration
  Prof S Mannan
Application Deadline: 1 September 2020

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This project aims to develop understanding of the phenomenon of electromigration. the atomic movement that occurs in an electrical conductor caused by high current density.
  Strain engineering of multifunctional polymer nanocomposites based on 2D materials
  Dr D Papageorgiou
Application Deadline: 7 June 2020

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Since the discovery of free-standing, monolayer graphene in 2004 and the award of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2010, the worldwide interest in graphene and other two-dimensional materials is still increasing, as can be realized from the number of publications per year and the massive investments in research.
  Prediction of engineering properties of thermomechanically treated aluminium alloys
  Prof H Assadi
Application Deadline: 31 July 2020

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Applications are invited for one full-time EPSRC Industrial CASE (ICASE) PhD studentship for the project above at Brunel Centre for Advanced Solidification Technology (BCAST), Brunel University London, starting from 1st October 2020.
  Development Photothermal Nanoparticles for Sensitive Lateral Flow Assay based on for Bacteria Detection
  Prof N T K Thanh
Applications accepted all year round

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Recently, lateral flow assays (LFA) are popular diagnostic test owing to their simplicity, rapidity, portability and low cost. However, LFAs often suffer from low sensitivity of detection, pointing out the need to improve their sensitivity.
  Development of a simple, cheap, reliable device with shape variant nanoparticles for pathogen sensing
  Prof N T K Thanh
Applications accepted all year round

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The Project. Infectious diseases are major public-health problem all over the world. Nanomaterials exhibit unique optical properties that are important in biosensor development.
  PhD Studentships Data-informed Audience-centric Media Engineering
  Dr G Tyson
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020

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Applications are invited for a fully funded international PhD Studentship starting in January 2021 to undertake research as part of a new Centre of Doctoral Training in the area of Data-informed Audience-centric Media Engineering (DAME) alongside support from the BBC, as our key industry partner.
  PhD studentship in compression properties of hierarchical nanostructured composites
  Prof M Shaffer
Applications accepted all year round

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Imperial College and the University of Bristol, have been jointly award a major programme grant (£6m), by EPSRC, to fundamentally redesign high performance composite materials.
  Continuous Flow Manufacturing of Catalytic Nanomaterials
  Prof A Gavriilidis
Applications accepted all year round

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VACANCY INFORMATION. Nanoscale catalysts have traditionally been prepared by methods that do not provide accurate control on the catalyst structure.
  PhD Industrial CASE Studentship in “Nanoscale Design of Battery Electrodes for Optimised Performance and Lifetime”
  Prof M Shaffer, Prof M Ryan
Applications accepted all year round

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Applications are invited for a Ph.D. studentship focused on nanoscale battery anode design within the Chemistry and Materials Departments at Imperial College London.
  Marie Sklodowska–Curie Innovative Training Network Early Stage Researcher on the development of chiral optoelectronic devices
  Prof A Campbell, Prof M Fuchter
Applications accepted all year round

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An H2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions funded PhD studentship position in organic chiral optoelectronic devices is available in the Department of Physics at Imperial College, London.
  Nano-structured Haemostatic Biomedical Materials
  Dr YC Hwai
Applications accepted all year round

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Dr. Choon Hwai Yap’s lab is moving to Imperial College in July 2020, and is looking for multiple talented and highly-motivated PhD students, to engage in innovative research on nanostructured haemostatic materials.
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