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  PhD Degrees in the Department of Architecture & Civil Engineering

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Our interdisciplinary approach to research, encompassing the fields of Architectural History and Theory, Architectural and Structural Conservation, Lightweight Structures, Hydraulics and Earthquake Engineering and Dynamics.
  Computational Discovery of Conduction Mechanisms in Lithium-Ion Solid Electrolytes
  Dr B Morgan
Application Deadline: 24 November 2019

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A fully-funded 4-year PhD studentship in theoretical / computational chemistry is available in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Bath.
  Hierarchically designed piezoelectric energy harvesting materials for application in flexible systems
  Dr H Khanbareh, Prof C R Bowen
Application Deadline: 31 October 2019

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Hierarchically designed piezoelectric energy harvesting materials for application in flexible systems. The high-strain environment of automotive tyres leads to deformations, allowing energy to be harvested using piezoelectric materials to power electronics such as Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS).
  Novel Shaft Seals for Turbomachinery
  Dr J Scobie
Application Deadline: 2 March 2020

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The Turbomachinery Research Centre (TRC) at the University of Bath is seeking a PhD candidate for an experimental project to develop novel shaft seals for gas turbines.
  Li-ion Batteries; Recovery and Reconditioning
  Prof E Kendrick
Applications accepted all year round

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A fully funded 4-year Faraday Institution studentship (PhD) is available in the School of Metallurgy and Materials, at the University of Birmingham under the supervision of Prof Emma Kendrick.
  Size effects in pure and alloyed metals under dynamic loading
  Dr B. Gurrutxaga-Lerma
Application Deadline: 31 October 2019

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The strength of metals and metallic alloys is usually thought to be independent of the system’s geometry and dimensions. However, at the micron scale this ceases to be true.
  Oxidic Nanomaterials for High Density Storage in Li-ion Batteries
  Research Group: Chemistry and Biosciences
  Dr S Hickey, Dr W Martin
Applications accepted all year round

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The oxides of a number of materials are very appealing candidates as substitutes for conventional anodes in lithium-ion batteries because of their high theoretical capacity, high electric conductivity low potential of lithium ion intercalation, as well as superior electron mobilities, with one such material, SnO2 being particularly appealing.
  Synthesis and functional studies of metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) derived from high oxidation state metal ions
  Research Group: Chemistry and Biosciences
  Dr S Nayak, Dr K Afarinkia
Applications accepted all year round

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Metal-organic frameworks or MOFs are a class of porous materials made of metal ions and rigid organic linkers which are known secondary building units or SBUs.
  University Alliance DTA3 - three-year fully-funded PhD

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DTA3/COFUND offers a chance to be trained at the UK's top professional and technical universities. Operated by University Alliance, the programme is supported by the MSCA PhD programme.
  Centre for Doctoral Training in Composites Science, Engineering and Manufacturing

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University of Bristol, Advanced Composites Centre for Innovation and Science Doctoral Training Centre (ACCIS DTC) Four-Year PhD Advanced Composites Programme University of Bristol Advanced Composites PhD Research.
  PhD in designing high-performance electric cars of the future.
  Prof P H Mellor
Applications accepted all year round

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Be a driving part of the Electric Revolution of transport by designing and testing affordable high-performance electric motors and be part of a global effort to reduce CO2 emissions.
  PhD in SiC and GaN Power Electronics: Innovative semi-conductor materials, GaN and SiC, offer significant design and performance-based benefits over silicon and are a real competitive advantage.
  Prof B Stark
Applications accepted all year round

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Innovative semi-conductor materials, GaN and SiC, offer significant design and performance-based benefits over silicon and are a real competitive advantage.
  PhD in Wide-Bandgap-Enabled Power Electronics for Smart Grids and Electric Vehicles
  Dr S Jahdi
Applications accepted all year round

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Help tackle the big issues in global warming by enhancing green energy generation and consumption through next-gen power electronic solutions.
  Materials for Zero Carbon Energy Systems
  Prof CE Truman, Dr M Mostafavi
Application Deadline: 30 November 2019

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The UK has recently become the first major economy to commit to net zero greenhouse gas emissions, aiming to achieve this by 2050.
  Vibration Absorber Design using Experimental Testing within a Digital Twin
  Dr Z Jiang, Prof S Neild
Applications accepted all year round

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Type of award. PhD Research Studentship. Department. Mechanical Engineering. Scholarship. £15,009 p.a. Duration. 3.5 years. Eligibility.
  7 fully-funded 4-year MRes + PhD studentships at the EPSRC CDT in Future Infrastructure and Built Environment: Resilience in a Changing World

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We are currently looking to recruit talented students from different academic backgrounds for a number of fully funded studentships to carry out cutting edge research within the broad, cross-disciplinary and interconnected field of Resilient Infrastructure.
  EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Propulsion and Power (MRes & PhD)

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The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Propulsion and Power is currently recruiting up to 18 postgraduate students to start in October 2020.
  University Alliance DTA3 - three-year fully-funded PhD

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DTA3/COFUND offers a chance to be trained at the UK's top professional and technical universities. Operated by University Alliance, the programme is supported by the MSCA PhD programme.
  Advanced multiscale modelling and simulations of nucleate boiling on special surfaces – EMBOSS project
  Dr P Valluri, Dr T Krueger
Application Deadline: 15 November 2019

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Boiling is a common but fundamental phenomena required in modern manufacturing equipment. Typically, boiling begins with nucleation on a heated surface.
  EPSRC InDustrial CDT for Offshore Renewable Energy (IDCORE)

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A jointly awarded Doctorate in Engineering from the University of Edinburgh, Exeter University and Strathclyde University, offering ten places per year funded by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.
  Novel nanostructured materials for distinguishing molecules and ions with small size difference
  Dr Y Huang
Application Deadline: 10 February 2020

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All across the world, people are facing a wealth of new and challenging problems, particularly the energy and environmental issues.
  Sustainable Lithium Mining and Recycling using Membrane Technology
  Dr Y Huang
Application Deadline: 11 November 2019

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With continual technological advancements in mobile devices and electric cars, the global demand for lithium has quickly outpaced the rate at which it can be mined or recycled.
  Autonomous Systems for Offshore Wind O&M – Strategies, Guidelines, and Tools; Engineering – PhD (Funded)
  Dr A Pillai, Dr L Johanning
Application Deadline: 22 November 2019

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This PhD at the University of Exeter is sponsored by EDF Energy which is at the forefront of the drive towards low carbon electricity generation.
  Engineering Design and Catalyst of Novel AEM Water Electrolyser Cell for Green Hydrogen Production for Energy Storage, Renewable Energy – PhD (Funded)
  Dr Xiaohong Li, Dr S Sundaram
Application Deadline: 18 October 2019

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The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in November 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.
  Material characterization for Polymer Display Liquid Crystal for Building Energy Efficiency application, Renewable Energy, University of Exeter – PhD (Funded)
  Prof T Mallick, Dr S Sundaram
Application Deadline: 31 October 2019

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Project Description. The project is a part of recently funded EPSRC project entitled Advanced Building Façade Design for Optimal Delivery of End Use Energy Demand.
  EPSRC InDustrial CDT for Offshore Renewable Energy (IDCORE)

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A jointly awarded Doctorate in Engineering from the University of Edinburgh, Exeter University and Strathclyde University, offering ten places per year funded by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.
  PhD in Engineering: Improving Heat Transfer Performance through Advanced Simulation Methods
  Dr M Vezza
Application Deadline: 30 November 2019

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The School of Engineering of the University of Glasgow is seeking a highly motivated graduate to undertake an exciting 3.5-year PhD project entitled “Improving Heat Transfer Performance through Advanced Simulation Methods” within the Aerospace Sciences Research Division.
  EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Ultrasonic Engineering

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Ultrasonics is the science and technology of sound at frequencies above the audible range. It is vitally important across many sectors, including medical and industrial imaging, treatments and processes, cleaning, robotics, sonar, haptics, energy transfer, and communications.
  Machine Learning in Improving Offshore Wind Turbine Operation and Maintenance (O&M)
  Dr X Liu
Applications accepted all year round

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Overview. The mix of energy supply worldwide has been changed dramatically in the last few decades. In the UK, in order to tackle climate change and increasing energy consumption, there has been a clear movement from fossils towards renewable and sustainable energy sources.
  University Alliance DTA3 - three-year fully-funded PhD

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DTA3/COFUND offers a chance to be trained at the UK's top professional and technical universities. Operated by University Alliance, the programme is supported by the MSCA PhD programme.
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