A postdoctoral research position is available in Dr. Yong Zhu’s lab in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at North Carolina State University. We are looking for a self-motivated researcher to work on projects involving mechanics of nanostructures including nanowires and nanotubes. A Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Physics or a related area is required. Experience with in-situ nanomechanical testing using SEM, TEM, AFM or Raman are desirable.
These positions have been filled.
My name is Tianxiang Su. I am a 4th year PhD student in ME department in UPenn, working with Dr. Prashant Purohit. I am graduating in August and would like to look for a postdoc position in solid mechanics or biophysics. I am keeping an eye on this forum for openings myself. But if anyone happens to know some other great opportunities, please kindly let me know.
Here is my information:
(1) 07-now (4 yrs): PhD, ME@UPenn, GPA: 4.0
The Duke Soft Active Materials Laboratory directed by Prof Xuanhe Zhao is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to study mechanics of polymers and hydrogels with applications in tissue regenerations. The work will be carried out in close collaboration with the Duke Orthopaedic Bioengineering Laboratory directed by Prof Farshid Guilak.
Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Computational Mechanics -- Accepting Applications until Position is FilledSubmitted by tmelsayed on Wed, 2010-11-24 01:09.
A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available in the Computational Solid Mechanics Laboratory
(CSML) in the Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering at King Abdullah University of
Science and Technology (KAUST). Candidates with experience in one or more of the following
research areas are encouraged to apply:
(1) Constitutive modeling of materials (metals, biological tissues, polymers, gels, soft active
(2) Large scale computing and software design with experience in computational mechanics
Openingfor Research Fellow Position in Composite Structures
The Research Center for Aircraft Parts Technology in Gyeongsang National University (Jinju, South Korea) has opened a postdoctoral research fellow position for the research on composite structures.
A postdoctoral position is available at the Mechanical Engineering Department of the University of Connecticut in the area of coarse-grain molecular dynamics simulation of cellular membranes and filaments. Extensive experience in molecular dynamics simulation of soft materials and parallel coding is required. Experience in the use of force fields and LAMMPS is highly desirable.
Please send a CV, a brief description of computational skills, relevant published or accepted for publication papers in refereed journals, and the names and e-mail addresses of three references to George Lykotrafitis (email@example.com).
A post-doctoral position is available in the lab of Sachin Velankar at the University of Pittsburgh to conduct experimental research on buckling of soft tissues in cephalopods (octopus or cuttlefish).
A postdoctoral associate position at MIT is available immediately,
focused on the analysis and development of multifunctional thermal
management structures, by using theoretical and atomistic multiscale
modeling and simulation. This project specifically involves calculations
of thermal and mechanical properties of graphene based metal- and
polymer nanocomposites, with a focus on various aspects such as
interfacial transport properties, tunability, mutability and phonon
engineering. Additional aspects of the project relate to the general
area of mechanical energy transport in biological materials.
Postdoc and Junior research scientist positions in composite materials and computational solid mechanics at CASSubmitted by Yujie Wei on Tue, 2010-04-27 09:48.
Postdoc and Junior research scientist positions in composite materials (design, synthesis, and/or mechanical analysis) and computational solid mechanics at the Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Candidates for the research scientist position should have hand on experience on synthsis of composite materials. Interested ones please send your resume to Dr. Yujie Wei via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Postdoctoral researcher position in Environmental geomechanics at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL)Submitted by mathieunuth on Wed, 2009-10-28 10:47.
A postdoctoral research scientist position is available in the laboratory of soil mechanics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL). The successful candidate will work on various topics related to environmental geomechanics including experimental work, theoretical and computational geomechanics, as well as scientific programming and simulation. The position has an initial one-year duration which is renewable depending on performance. It is available immediately or upon agreement and is open until filled.
The Department of Civil Engineering at Johns Hopkins University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow research position in topology optimization. The Fellow will focus on
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Post Doctoral position at French research centre LMPM-ENSMA : numerical developement applied to multiphysic couplingSubmitted by mikael gueguen on Tue, 2008-12-16 16:04.
The LMPM (http://www.lmpm.ensma.fr) seeks candidates for a post-doctoral position in the domain of numerical development applied to the modelling of coupled phenomena. It consists in understanding, modelling and simulating the different couplings (like mechanical, thermal, chemical and diffusion problems) on industrial cases.
The LMPM is a research centre in France which focuses on durability of material under severe environment (multiphysic coupling).
Composite Vehicle Research Center (CVRC) at MSU has an immediate opening for a postdoctoral research associate to conduct research in non-destructive evaluation (NDE) and structural health monitoring (SHM) of composite materials in an effort to develop self-diagnostic composite structures for air and ground vehicles.
Highly motivated PhD or MS/PhD candidates are sought for research in experimental solid mechanics in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Michigan State University.
The W.M. Keck Institute for Space Studies at the California Institute of Technology announces an opportunity for highly qualified individuals to apply for postdoctoral fellowships to conduct research in space science and engineering. Please see http://www.kiss.caltech.edu for additional information.
Post-Doctoral Position in Experimental/Computational Nanomechanics, Espinosa Group, Northwestern UniversitySubmitted by Horacio Espinosa on Tue, 2008-10-28 20:20.
Applications are invited for postdoctoral positions within the Micro and Nano Mechanics Laboratory in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University. The successful candidate will participate in a vibrant interdisciplinary research group and be involved in projects addressing experiments and modeling in electro-thermo-mechanical characterization of 1-D nanostructures, probe-based techniques for direct-write fabrication of biological substrates and NEMS, and carbon nanotube-based NEMS. Broad collaborations are facilitated through participation in the Northwestern Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, the Medical School, and Argonne and Sandia National Laboratories.
A position of postdoctoral fellow or research scientist is available immediately in the group
of Jessica Zhang at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University.
We are looking for someone with strong software design and development skills coupled
I am a PhD candidate in the department of engineering mechanics, Tsinghua University, China.
My major is multi-body dynamics. I will graduate at July, 2008.
The topic of my dissertation is the study of passive dynamic walking, including simulation an experiments.
I am looking for a postdoctoral research position in experimental mechanics in US. I'll be graduating in January 2008 with a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from Drexel University, Philadelphia.
We are no longer accepting applications for these positions. Qualified applicants will be contacted in the near future.
Thank you for your interest,