Fully-funded PhD positions

Thursday, October 8, 2020

Multiple fully funded PhD positions are available in the group of Francesco Maresca (https://www.rug.nl/staff/f.maresca/) at the University of Groningen, Netherlands, in Multi-scale mechanics modelling of materials, with focus on:

1. Hydrogen Embrittlement in Steels;

2. Solute strengthening in High Entropy Alloys.

The positions will involve using Molecular Dynamics simulations and/or continuum Crystal Plasticity to model fracture and dislocation plasticity.

The positions are for four years, with flexible start date.

Candidate’s profile:

- M.Sc. in Engineering, Physics, Materials Science.

- Preference for candidates with proven experience in Molecular Dynamics and Crystal Plasticity modelling.

To apply/ask information on projects: email to f.maresca@rug.nl