Applications are sought for a research associate (postdoctoral researcher) to develop and study novel mass, momentum, and thermal transport technologies for a novel solar distillation process. Successful candidates bring along a well-balanced combination of experimental and analytical capabilities in the thermal and fluid sciences.
Doctorate -Mechanical Engineering
Excellent analytical skills, in particular the ability to develop analytical and numerical heat and mass transfer models of complex multiphase flow systems with evaporation and condensation
Experience in developing numerical simulations of heat and mass transfer
Good background in three or more of the following programming languages: Fortran, C, C++, Matlab, Python,
Experience in designing, assembling, and testing experimental devices for thermal fluid systems,
Background in data acquisition and analysis,
Background in mass transport kinetics,
Good English writing and presentation skills,
Good understanding of compressible flow dynamics
Good teamwork and interpersonal skills.
Background in CFD.
Experience in in high fidelity pressure drop measurements,
Background in solar thermal energy,
Background in water chemistry.
Required Application Materials
Applications will be required to submit a CV and cover letter
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