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Opening for Research Assistantship for doctoral studies

Prof. Vijay Chalivendra is looking for a student who is interested to pursue doctoral studies in his research lab at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, starting fall 2021. The applicant should have either completed Master's degree or is planning to graduate in May 2021 with Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering. The preference will be given for a student who has research experience in experimental solid mechanics and published one or two peer-reviewed journal articles.

2 MSc positions are available_mechanics of biomaterials& additive manufacturing

2 MSc positions are available in the Shock Physic and Chemistry Lab ( in Beijing Institute of Technology. The research topic is in the area of mechanics of biomaterials. Theoretical and computational modeling along with 3D printing and experimental characterization will be conducted for a better understanding of the mechanical behavior of bioceramics.

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Professor (Chair) of Aerospace Engineering, University of Limerick

The University of Limerick (Ireland) is seeking candidates for the position of Professor of Aerospace Engineering.

Salary Scale: €120,262 - €154,506 p.a.

Areas of specialisation sought:Flight dynamics, aerospace control systems and/or aerospace vehicle design (“aerospace” here means spacecraft or aircraft, including UAVs and/or drones).

Fully funded PhD Positions at UBC, Vancouver

Two fully funded PhD positions are available in my research group at UBC, Vancouver in the area of mechanics of architected and fibrous materials. Interested candidates with skills  in computational mechanics and interest in experiments are encouraged to apply to UBC and contact me with their CV, research statement, and a sample research publication. More details are available at

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ColabFit seeking Computational Research Scientists

The ColabFit project is a collaborative infrastructure for the development of state-of-the-art data-driven interatomic potentials (DDIPs) with applications to 2D materials science. For more information on ColabFit, see

PhD Candidate required in Computational fracture mechanics

I am looking for a PhD candidate who will be sponsered by my Institute to work in the area of fracture mechanics. 

ABAQUS experience would be an advantage and concepts in fracture mechanics and finite elements will be desirable.

If you are interested to work in this area at Indian Institute of Technology Ropar in Metallurgical and Materials Engg. department, please dont hesitate to contact me at

The candidate should be an Indian citizen.

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Research Scientist positions at Institute of High Performance Computing, A*STAR, Singapore


IHPC is seeking a highly motivated research scientist to conduct research in computational thermal analysis for composite materials. The project focuses on developing a numerical simulation platform for polymer matrix composite thermal simulation under various external heat load and conduct optimization for industrial design purpose.

The successful candidate will be required to aid the work in the following fields:

PhD Student in Experimental Biomechanics

One position for a PhD Student in Experimental Biomechanics for 3 years; expected from April 15, 2021 at the Institute of Biomechanics in Graz, Austria.

Acceptance conditions: M.Sc. in (Bio)mechanical Engineering, Electrical engineering, Physics or related field and experience with desire to pursue a PhD degree.

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Full-Time Position in Schlumberger- Modeling and Simulation Engineer

Title: Modeling and Simulation Engineer
Category: Full-time position in industry
Employer: Schlumberger Technology Corporation
Location: United States, Texas, Sugar Land
Opening Date: 04/01/2021


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REU on Mechanochemistry: Mar. 1 Deadline

Please share this with undergraduate students interested in summer research opportunities. 

Ph.D. position at the Mechanical Engineering Department of University of Houston

There is a Ph.D. opening in my research group in the Mechanical Engineering department at the University of Houston to be filled the fall semester of 2021.
The research topic is modeling the deformation and fracture response of dissipative material systems.

Interested applicants are requested to contact Theocharis Baxevanis ( with a brief cover letter that includes a summary of skills and copy of CV.
A master's degree in the areas of computational/continuum/fracture mechanics is required.

Funded Ph.D. Positions in Brain Injury Biomechanics

Two PhD positions are available within the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Texas at San Antonio for Summer or Fall 2021 in the area of injury biomechanics research focused on traumatic brain injury and computational modeling.

The overall goal of this research, headed by Dr. Marzieh Memar, is to integrate computational and experimental techniques to unfold mechanisms underlying traumatic brain injury (TBI).

10-12 Fully funded PhD Positions within HetSys Centre for Doctoral Training at Warwick for October 2021 start

10-12 Fully funded PhD Positions within HetSys Centre for Doctoral Training at Warwick for October 2021 start

HetSys is a recently established EPSRC-supported Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) which trains people to challenge current state-of-the-art in computational modelling of heterogeneous, real-world systems across a range of research themes which this year include nanoscale devices, superalloys, laser-plasma interactions etc and future medicines.

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PhD opening on Mechanics of Bio-adhesion and Mechanobiology @ University of British Columbia, Vancouver (BC, Canada) - Mechanical Engineering

We are looking for a highly motivated PhD student to work on Computational Solid Mechanics, with focus on Cell Adhesion and Mechanobiology. The project is in collaboration with experimental biologists and biophysicists located at UBC and other international laboratories. It will involve the use analytical tools in Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics (e.g. Statistical Mechanics), and computational tools such as Finite Element Analysis. The goal will be to derive important scaling laws to understand the mechanical behavior of Biological Cells under different processes such as Motility, Differentiation and Mitosis.

PhD opening in Computational Mechanics and Optimisation at University of Technology Sydney, Australia

The project “Computational mechanics and optimisation for energy absorption of materials” is calling for applications for PhD scholarship commencing in 2021. This project is funded by the Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award. Candidates with knowledge and research experience in computational mechanics, design optimisation and machine learning are encouraged to apply.


Project description:

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A Postdoc Position in Multiscale Mechanics and Materials

An immediate postdoc position is open in Advanced Hierarchical Materials by Design Lab at the University of Alabama on multiscale modeling of materials and processes.


Postdoc vacancy (2.5 years) on multi-scale modelling of fatigue in 3D printed metals

The use of 3D printed metal structures is taking a very fast ramp-up in industry. General Electric has demonstrated the possibility of printing titanium fuel injectors for their LEAP engine, EADS has printed a nacelle hinge bracket for the Airbus A320, Boeing is printing plastic inlet ducts for high-altitude aircrafts, hip implants and other prosthetics are exploiting the design freedom of additive manufacturing (AM),...

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PhD opening in Atomistic and Multiscale Computational Mechanics at the University of Alabama

A PhD position is available as early as Fall, 2021 in Dr. Ning Zhang’s group at the University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa). This position is in the general area of mechanics, structural and multifunctional materials with focus on mechanical and thermal properties.

The research topics include:

(1) Hypersonic flight materials;

(2) 2D materials;

(3) Shape memory ceramics/alloys;

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Ph.D. Position at NJIT (New Jersey, USA) in Computational Nanomechanics/Materials

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering ( at the New Jersey Institute of Technology ( has an opening for the fully funded Ph.D. position.  The position will start in Fall 2021 (September 2021). Interested candidates should apply as soon as possible.

Research Description:  The selected student will primarily work on Atomistic and Molecular Mechanics. He/she will be primarily involved in different projects such as:

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PhD and Postdoc Positions in Soft Robotics

We have two fully-funded positions at the Center for Soft Robotics at the University of Southern Denmark based in Odense.

PhD student (Soft Robotics & Art, 3 years):
Contact: Jonas Jørgensen (

Postdoc (Soft Robotics, 18 months) :
Contact: Ahmad Rafsanjani (

The deadline for submitting online applications is February 28, 2021.

PhD position at the University of Pittsburgh

One PhD position is available at the University of Pittsburgh to conduct research on the effects of plasticity (i.e. irreversible deformation) on the mechanics of tubes. The research is supported by the National Science Foundation. During their PhD, the student will develop expertise in experimental mechanics, finite element method, polymer science, and composites. Candidates must have an undergraduate or M.S. degree in Mechanical, Civil, or Bio Engineering, and a strong background in mechanics.


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