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Faculty Positions in ALL Levels with the School of Mechanical Engineering & Mechanics, Ningbo University 宁波大学机械工程与力学学院招聘启事

The School of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Ningbo University, is looking for cadidates for all subjects in the broad field of mechanical engineering and mechanics.  In addition to traditional field of impact and shock waves, piezoelectric devices, material durability, and metal forming, the school are also initiating new directions like vechicle engineering, fluid mechanics, occean engineering, solid mechanics, thermodynamics, vibrations, strength, and other related subjects.

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PhD Position in the area of peridynamics

Dear All,



We are planning to offer a PhD position in the area of peridynamics. For more information about our PMMA research group, please visit

http://personal.strath.ac.uk/erkan.oterkus/ 

Metrology/Calibration Specialist

KAUST (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)

Metrology/Calibration Specialist
Competitive Tax-free Salary

Computational Biomechanics for Medicine IX: a MICCAI 2014 satellite workshop. First call for papers

This year we are again organising the Computational Biomechanics for Medicine (CBM) Workshop (http://school.mech.uwa.edu.au/CBM2014/) together with the Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention Conference (MICCAI) (http://www.miccai2014.org/). This year, the workshop will be hosted by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston, USA, on 14th September 2014.
 

Simulation-based numerical optimization of arc welding process for reduced distortion in welded structures

This paper presents an effective numerical approach for welding process
parameter optimization to minimize weld-induced distortion in
structures. A numerical optimization framework based on coupled Genetic
Algorithm (GA) and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) is developed and
implemented for a low and a high fidelity model. Classical weakly
coupled thermo-mechanical analysis with thermo-elasto-plastic
assumptions is carried out for distortion prediction of numerical
models. The search for optimum process parameters is executed by direct
integration of numerical models and GA-based optimization technique. The
developed framework automatically inserts the process parameters into
the simulation models, executes the FE-based welding simulations and

Research Engineer Position in Global Engineering and Materials, Inc. (Princeton, NJ)

As a close collaborator and active member of Global Engineering and Materials, Inc (GEM), I would like to present you a research and development position at GEM. The information below can also be found in the attached PDF file.   

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3rd Tunisian Conference on Mechanics - COTUME’2014

3rd Tunisian Conference on Mechanics     3ème Congrès Tunisien de Mécanique  COTUME’2014  Second Call for Papers  www.tunimec.com/cotume2014  Dear colleagues;  On behalf of the Organizing Committee of COTUME’2014, it is a great honor for us to welcome you 

Research Associate in Fractured Rock Hydrology

Research Associate in Fractured Rock Hydrology
Imperial College London
Department of Earth Science and Engineering


A fixed term post for up to 36 months
Salary: £32,750 per annum

PhD Studentship in Computational Mechanics of Porous Metallic Materials

We are offering the PhD studentship at the
University of Surrey, and we are looking for enthusiastic and self-motivated candidates.

This project focuses on applications of metallic foams where structural functionality is combined with energy absorption, damping, heat insulation, and noise silencing.

Postdoctoral Position Available at University of Western Ontario, Canada

Position is available for a postdoctoral fellow to carry out an industry sponsored project on carbon fiber composite modeling. The contract is initiated for one year, with possible extension if work progresses satisfactorily. The research will focus on

 (1)  micromechanics modeling of elastic and viscoplastic behavior of injection molded carbon fiber composites;


 (2)  homogenization techniques and constitutive model development for vibration, strength and impact simulations of carbon fiber composites.

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Effect of vacancy defects on generalized stacking fault energy of fcc metals

http://iopscience.iop.org/0953-8984/26/11/115404/

Molecular dynamics (MD) and density functional theory (DFT) studies were performed to investigate the influence of vacancy defects on generalized stacking fault (GSF) energy of fcc metals.

A Doctoral Student Position in Numerical Modeling in Ice Mechanics

Aalto University School of Engineering in Finland invites applications for

A DOCTORAL STUDENT POSITION IN NUMERICAL MODELING IN ICE MECHANICS

PostDoctoral Research Associate Position in Dental Material Mechanical and Chemical Testing and Analysis



The University of
Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Dentistry Department of Oral and
Craniofacial Sciences is seeking a postdoctoral fellow with expertise in
mechanical and chemical analytical testing of mineralized tooth
structure.  The candidate must be proficient with technologies such as
AFM-nanoindentation, scanning acoustic microscopy, micro-Raman spectroscopy,
and FTIR spectroscopy and possibly assist in numerical analyses from these

Distinguished Researcher to Speak at NJIT on Preventing Bone Loss

Biomedical researcher Stephen C. Cowin will describe a promising model for studying nutrient transport from the vascular system to bone tissue

Postdoctoral Position Available at University of Western Ontario,Canada

Position is available for a postdoctoral fellow to carry out an industry sponsored project on carbon fiber composite modeling. The contract is initiated for one year, with possible extension if work progresses satisfactorily. The research will focus on

 (1)  micromechanics modeling of elastic and viscoplastic behavior of injection molded carbon fiber composites;


 (2)  homogenization techniques and constitutive model development for vibration, strength and impact simulations of carbon fiber composites.

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Nonlinear and quasi-linear behavior of a curved carbon nanotube vibrating in an electric force field; an analytical approach

 
Nonlinear and quasi-linear behavior of a curved carbon nanotube vibrating in an electric force field; an analytical approach

 By: Payam SOLTANI, A. Kassaei, M. M. Taherian

Abstract

Postdoc or PhD positions - Multi-scale and Multi-physics Modeling of Lithium Ion Batterie

Funded by the ERC-CoG COMBAT
(Computational Modeling and Design of Lithium-ion batteries), there are

5 open positions for PhD-students or Post-Docs

Postdoc or PhD position - Multiscale Modeling of Polymer-Matrix-Composites

At the chair of Computational Mechanics (chair Prof. T. Rabczuk) at the Bauhaus University Weimar, there is 

1 open position for PhD-student or Post-Doc

for a maximum period of 3 years. The applicant is supposed to work in an international team and should suppose to collaborate with PhD-students and Post-Docs. In this project, effective coarse-graining methods for polymers and polymer-matrix composites should be devised and implemented in our in-house code.

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