PhD Position, Data Science for Combustion in Aircraft Engines

Employer
Ge Aviation
Location
Germany
Posted
August 22 2017
Discipline
Other
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

About Us


GE Aviation, a division of GE's Technology Infrastructure business, is a world-leading producer of commercial jet engines and components as well as integrated digital, electric power, and mechanical systems for aircraft with an extensive global service network to support these products. Technological excellence, supported by continuing substantial investments in research and development, has been the foundation of GE Aviation's growth and helps to ensure quality products for customers.


GE Aviation is increasing our presence in Europe, and now is the time to join the technology team at our Munich, Germany location. For more than 125 years, GE has been respected for its performance and innovative spirit. GE people worldwide are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into leading products and services that help solve some of the world's toughest problems. We are expanding our technology development team to meet the growing demand for new and innovative products.


As a member of the technology team, you will cooperate with GE Aviation worldwide and members of GE Global Research and apply your expertise to the design and development of the next generation of aircraft engines and components. Learn more about GE Aviation today!


Role Summary/Purpose


Several research positions are available to early-stage in the Marie Sklodowska Curie Innovative Training Network MAGISTER, funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020. MAGISTER is a multi-disciplinary project providing research training in data science, machine learning, computational fluid mechanics, combustion dynamics and acoustics for aircraft engines. The research objective of MAGISTER is to predict and control accurately the combustion dynamics in an aircraft engine over the full range of technology readiness levels, by means of the application of machine learning on CFD simulations, laboratory experiments and full engine data. Two research positions focusing on data science and combustion in aircraft engines are available at GE Aviation. The positions are limited to the 3 years of the PhD program with a salary in accordance to the Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska Curie guidelines. 



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