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Marie Curie Fellowships, European research in action
Focus on the results of European research into issues of wide public interest.
http://ec.europa.eu/research/leaflets/mariecurie/en/index.html

Marie Curie Fellowships give researchers the opportunity to work in another country as part of the research team that is right for them. And they give research teams in all areas the chance to add some variety to their ranks.

Research fellows learn as they work: as well as their chosen discipline, they improve their language skills and broaden their cultural understanding. And it’s a two-way process: coming from outside, they can often contribute a fresh approach and a novel point of view. The host team gains a more rounded and multicultural outlook – and thus raises its chance of a successful result.

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Dear Tan! 

I am a lecturer of University of Transport, Vietnam and i just defended my master thesis about Mechanics in March, 2007. I graduated Faculty of Informatics Maths at Natural Sciences University and my speciality is Mechanics Maths and then I graduated Master of Sciences in Mechanics of cooperation program between  Liege University, Belgium and Technology University, Vietnam. My thesis is "Material stability analysis of particle methods" supported by Dr. Timon Rabczuk (Germany) at University of Canterbury, New Zealand. I am finding PhD scholarships about Computational Sciences, especially in Mechanics to apply. At the present I am interested in sciences reasearches about Computational Mechanics or program languages and I can use Tex to edit lecture, paper, thesis....familiarly. Therefore, I think that a PhD position actually is a big chance for me to gain invaluable knowledge of sciences.

Please could you let me know any information of scholarships at your university?

Thank you very much and nice day!

Best regards!

Zhigang Suo's picture

Dear Henry:

Congratulations on the new job and best wishes for a great start.

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Thank you, Zhigang; and bye, America.

Ting Tsui's picture

Good luck Henry - I just started my new job in IMEC Belgium.

Teng Li's picture

Henry, Congrats! Wish you all the best in your new post in England!

 -Teng 

Henry, congratulations for the new post! Best wishes for your new start!

 Jerry

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离开美国的心情。想起诗人徐志摩重访英国剑桥回来在中国海上写的《再别康桥》。

輕輕的我走了,正如我輕輕的來;
我輕輕的招手,作別西天的雲彩。

那河畔的金柳,是夕陽中的新娘;
波光裡的艷影,在我的心頭蕩漾。

軟泥上的青荇,油油的在水底招搖:
在康河的柔波裡,我甘心做一條水草!

那榆蔭下的一潭,不是清泉,
是天上虹揉碎在浮藻間,沉澱著彩虹似的夢。

尋夢?撐一支長篙,向青草更青處漫溯,
滿載一船星輝,在星輝斑爛裡放歌。

但我不能放歌,悄悄是別離的笙簫;
夏蟲也為我沉默,沉默是今晚的康橋!

悄悄的我走了,正如我悄悄的來;
我揮一揮衣袖,不帶走一片雲彩。

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I visited the Cambridge at the beginning of this month. Giving a presentation at the Cavendish Laboratory is an honour, while punting down the cam river that runs alongside Magdalen College was a wonderful relaxation.

 

Xiujun Fang's picture

看来您对America的感情还是想当深厚的,否则找到好工作想到的岂非李太白的《朝发白帝城》?:)

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In April 2007, the UK Office of Science and Innovation (OSI) signed a bilateral agreement with the Chinese Ministry of Education, making funding available to establish a networking scheme which aimed to initiate and develop enduring partnerships between the UK and Chinese scientists.  Under the agreement, both sides agreed upon the need to bring together their most excellent scientists in any field of science and technology.  The implementing bodies in each country are the Royal Society and the China Scholarship Council (CSC).

 Application deadline is 17 September 2007.

Announcement at the Royal Society
http://www.royalsoc.ac.uk/funding.asp?id=2647

In Chinese
http://www.csc.edu.cn/gb/readarticle/readarticle.asp?articleid=2570

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Need a Post Doctoral Research Associate to work on analytical solution of wave propagation and scattering in composite materials.

Starting date will be around October 2008. The salary will be at scale up to spine point 6, which is at the range from £27,466 to £33,780.

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Need a Post Doctoral Research Associate to work on numerical simulation (Material Point Method) of wave propagation and scattering in composite materials.

Starting date will be around October 2008. The salary will be at scale up to spine point 6, which is at the range from £27,466 to £33,780.

Dear Henry:

 I am quite interesed in the provided position, could you let me know your email? I can send my cv to you. thanks

 

Ma

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A beautiful city.

The ocean, the oil and gas, the safety and subsea engineering.

Hi Henry

Not sure if you are still active on this blog since Nov 2009, but I will post a coment anyway and hopu you might replay.  

Your reserach topic of "wave propagation and scattering in composite materials" is exactly what my PhD reaesrch was about!

in more detail my topic was Hybrid Finite Element modeling of stress concetration in particle composites due to Pressure and Shear waves.

could you please send me any papers that you might have published on this topic. I would greatly appreciated. Thanks

my email: sinisa.bugarin@gmail.com

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