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  Optimisation of integrated continuous manufacturing processes.
  Prof M Zandi, Dr PZ Moghadam
Applications accepted all year round

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Computational tools and model-based optimisation, control and more broadly decision-making methods and applications have grown dramatically over the last decade and opened opportunities for a new generation of digital representation and simulation tools referred to as Digital Twins.
  Enhancing graphene-based sensors with metal-organic nanosheets, 3.5 years PhD studentship, Oct 2020 start
  Dr A Chauvet, Dr J Foster
Application Deadline: 1 June 2020

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Are you interested in using cutting edge two-dimensional materials and advanced spectroscopic techniques to create new sensors?.
  Development of electroceramics for next generation high capacitance Multi-Layer Ceramic Capacitors
  Prof D Sinclair, Dr J Dean
Application Deadline: 30 June 2020

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An exciting opportunity for an EPSRC-iCASE funded PhD studentship to work with the Functional Materials and Devices group at the University of Sheffield in collaboration with AVX Ltd to develop new and/or modified electroceramics for applications in Multi-Layer Ceramic Capacitors (MLCCs).
  New Knowledge and Tools for Topological Characterisation of the CSD Subset of Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs)
  Dr PZ Moghadam
Applications accepted all year round

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We are currently recruiting an outstanding PhD candidate for a fully funded studentship at the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at The University of Sheffield in collaboration with the Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC) in Cambridge.
  Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs) for Gas Adsorption and Separation Applications
  Dr PZ Moghadam
Applications accepted all year round

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We are currently recruiting an outstanding PhD candidate for a fully funded 3-year studentship at the Chemical and Biological Engineering Dept.
  Driving forward the future of magnetic materials through advanced micromagnetic simulation
  Dr J Dean
Application Deadline: 1 June 2020

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NOTE. This is an industrial CASE (Cooperative Awards in Science & Technology) award supported by Volkswagen (VW) and involves a three-month placement at their Research Centre in Wolfsburg, Germany.
  Development of methodologies to accelerate alloy design for additive manufacturing
  Research Group: MAPP - Manufacture using Advanced Powder Processes
  Dr K Christofidou
Application Deadline: 30 June 2020

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The ability to produce parts with complex geometries, previously inaccessible via traditional fabrication methods, has made additive manufacturing (AM) an enabling production process for a host of industries.
  Coupled homogenization and precipitation kinetics during additive manufacture and processing
  Research Group: MAPP - Manufacture using Advanced Powder Processes
  Dr M Anderson, Prof H Basoalto
Application Deadline: 30 June 2020

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The additive manufacture of metal alloys through powder processing is an exciting field where the potential benefits to industry are numerous and the scientific problems are challenging.
  Innovative fastening solutions for joining low ductility metals (3D-printed steel included) in green, sustainable electric vehicles
  Prof L Susmel
Application Deadline: 1 June 2020

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The automotive industry is developing electric cars to reduce emissions and this is creating, obviously, new engineering challenges.
  Unraveling corneal fibrosis mechanisms via the study of vimentin expression in corneal cells on electrospun membranes
  Dr I Ortega, Dr A Gad
Applications accepted all year round

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It is estimated that 135 million people have severely impaired vision because of a loss of corneal transparency. Corneal blindness is considered the 4th largest cause of blindness worldwide, after cataracts, glaucoma and macular degeneration.
  EPSRC PhD Studentship in: Investigating the Impact of the Dynamics of Water Distribution Systems On Water Pipe Leakage
  Dr R Collins
Application Deadline: 29 May 2020

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Start Date. 28th September 2020 (contract duration 4 years). This project will undertake a novel experimental programme to understand how repeated transient pressure waves of low and medium amplitude cause degradation of pipes and joints by processes akin to a fatigue mechanism.
  Biologically-plausible neural network models of movement control algorithms
  Dr A Gilra
Applications accepted all year round

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A number of neural network implementations of control theory algorithms have been proposed, especially with the recent rise of machine learning.
  Active wearables for efficient living
  Dr D Damian
Applications accepted all year round

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There has been a surge in the use of wearables for sensing health indices such as blood pressure or body stress, to replace or augmenting physical capability [1-4].
  Adaptive Learning in brain-robot interactions
  Dr M Arvaneh
Applications accepted all year round

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This project aims to develop a non-invasive brain-machine interface (BMI) that allows a user to direct a semi-autonomous robot to perform different tasks through brain signals.
  Cybersecurity in Electricity Grids
  Dr I Esnaola
Applications accepted all year round

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The increasing interconnectivity between information systems, communications, and the electricity grid gives rise to numerous benefits, but it also amplifies the impact of potential threats, both intentional and unintentional.
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