Research Assistant - PhD candidate - Fire Safe Polyelectrolyte

Employer
Fundación IMDEA Materiales
Location
Spain
Posted
May 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 (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


This PhD position is in the research group of High Performance Polymer Nanocomposites (HPPN, http://www.materials.imdea.org/groups/hppn/) at IMDEA Materials Institute. Research activities will be focused on the design and development of fire safe polyelectrolyte that will be used for fabricating the batteries. The materials should have high ionic conductivity, fire safety and enable battery operation.



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