Research Associate (posdoctoral position) - PD03-VIR

Employer
Fundación IMDEA Materiales
Location
Spain
Posted
March 29 2017
Discipline
Other
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

IMDEA Materials (Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies of Materials) is a non-profit, independent research institute, promoted by the Regional Government de Madrid (Spain), to carry out research in Materials Science and Engineering. IMDEA Materials Institute is committed to excellence in research by attracting talent from all over the world and to foster technology transfer to the industrial sector in a truly international environment. More information about the activities of the Institute can be found at: http://www.materials.imdea.org


DESCRIPTION

IMDEA Materials Institute is looking for a Research Associate (PhD in Materials Engineering, Metallurgy, Physics, Computational Materials Science) to work in the research project VIRMETAL (virtual design, virtual processing and virtual testing of metallic materials) funded by an Advanced Grant of the European Research Council. Research activities will be focused in the development of multiscale modeling strategies - based on the atomistic and dislocation dynamics - to simulate the strengthening mechanisms in Al and Mg alloys.



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