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Postdoc positions at South China University of Technology

Two-year/three-year Postdoc Positions are available at South China University of Technology. South China University of Technology (SCUT) is a leading educational institution in China. Located in the city of Guangzhou, a thriving metropolis in South China.

Our research group is seeking talented and motivated candidates to work on isogeometric topology optimization and its parallel computing. Candidates with experiences on structural optimization, isogeometric analysis, CPU/GPU parallel computing, or CAD modeling algorithms are particularly welcomed.

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PhD position in computational mechanics and machine learning at TU Darmstadt (Germany)

The Cyber-Physical Simulation Group at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at TU Darmstadt in Germany is looking for an excellent candidate interested in doing research on a Ph.D. in the areas of computational mechanics and machine learning.

Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Potential research directions include:

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Postdoc opportunities at UC San Diego

The M2DO lab at UC San Diego has multiple Post-Doctoral Researcher Openings to conduct research in developing topology optimization in collaboration with NASA, Lawrence Livermore and Los Alamos National Laboratories, and industries.


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Postdoctoral Researcher Position at University at Buffalo - State University of New York

The Multiscale Computational Physics Lab in University at Buffalo (UB) has one Postdoctoral Research Associate opening, available immediately. The recruited Research Associate is expected to be a key player in developing an Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) model and a predictive framework/toolkit for customized ceramics matrix composite-type materials for hypersonic vehicles. The developed ICME model will also be used for additive manufacturing and involve an analysis on uncertainty quantification and a machine-learning algorithm for material design.

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Research intern/postdoc positions at Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Research intern and postdoctoral positions on biomechanics, bioinspired robotics, mechanical metamaterials, and/or PPE innovation are available at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Candidates with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Physics, Biomedical Engineering (or any related field) with strong publication records (for those with PhD) are encouraged to submit a full CV, a cover letter stating research experience and interests, and the contact information of three references to Dr. Zi Chen at zchen33(at)

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Postdoctoral Fellow openings in Additive Manufacturing, Mechanical Metamaterials, and Topology Optimization at JHU

The Topology Optimization ( and Digital Fabrication and Programmable Matter ( groups at Johns Hopkins University invite applications for multiple fully funded Postdoctoral Fellow positions in Additive Manufacturing, Mechanical Metamaterials, and Topology Optimization. The candidates will work on one or more of these topics in a highly collaborative environment that spans multiple research groups at Johns Hopkins University.

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Postdoctoral position in multiscale modeling at the University of Connecticut

The Computational Materials and Mechanics Group (CMMG) at the University of Connecticut has an opening for a postdoctoral researcher in the modeling of mechanical behavior of composite materials across multiple scales starting immediately.

Associate Professor in Additive Manufacturing at Aarhus University

The Department of Mechanical and Production Engineering (MPE) at Aarhus University is expanding its research and teaching activities in the field of Advanced Manufacturing and invites applications for an open Associate Professor position within the Section of Design, Manufacturing and Production Engineering.

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Tenure-Track Professorship for Soft Machines (U. Freiburg)

Dear colleagues,

the University of Freiburg (Germany) is currently looking for a new
faculty member in the field of Soft Machines. This is a tenure track
position in the Department of Microsystems Engineering. We are looking
for someone to represent research and teaching in the field of machines
made of soft, deformable materials such as gels, elastomers / liquid
crystalline elastomers (LCEs) and responsive materials.

The full job advertisement can be found here:

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One fully funded PhD position in computational polymer science at the University of Vermont

Applications are invited for a doctoral research position immediately available (also open to Summer 2022, Fall 2022, or Spring 2023) in the Department of Mechanical Engineering or Materials Science Graduate Program at the University of Vermont. The successful candidate will work under the supervision of Prof.

Two PhD positions at Louisiana State University

Two funded PhD positions are available at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of Louisiana State University. One position will be focused on computational geomechanics, and the other will be focused on material characterization and modeling of metals. Please refer to the attachments for details. 

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Master research internship project (6 months, Toulouse, France)

Project title : Data-driven multiscale framework for architected cellular materials

Objective : In this research project we will study lattice-type, cellular materials using a Data-driven framework together with the multsicale approach based on computational homogenization.

More details :


A PhD position at University and Unity of mechanic (EA 7512) of Lille

Here I help Professor Pruchnicki post a phd thesis proposal. It will begin on September 2022 for three years (shared between Politechnico of Turino and University of Lille). The net salary will be approximately 1500 euros per month. He wants a very good student so he wants to be sure of the candidate's level. Professor Pruchnicki will give an international work on plate and will ask him/her for seeing his/her understanding. Please refer to the attachment for the details.

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Two PhD positions in Aalto University

Ice Mechanics Group at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Aalto University is looking for two motivated doctoral students to work on numerical modeling and experiments on sea ice interacting with offshore wind farm. Novel numerical models for sea ice behavior and failure form a central part of the research by our group. Also we have a world unique experimental facility, Aalto Ice and Wave Tank.

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Postdoc opening at University of Rochester

There is an immediate opening of a postdoctoral researcher in the professor Abdolrahim’s and Funkenbusch’s group in the department of mechanical engineering at University of Rochester ( ACMML).

Postdoc position opening in computational biomechanics at KTH

Postdoc position opening at KTH, Stockholm Sweden in biomechanics and FE-modelling for fall injury prevention:

 Welcome to apply/forward!

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Ph.D. Position at The University of Arizona

A Ph.D. position is available in the Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Arizona. The focus of the project is to investigate deformation and damage initiation mechanisms of additively manufactured lattice structures using a combination of computational mechanics (peridynamics), experimental mechanics, and microscopic analysis.

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PhD Position at McGill University in Architected Mechanical Metamaterials

One PhD position is available for Fall 2022 in Advanced Multifunctional and Multiphysics Metamaterials Lab (AM3L) in the Department of Bioresource Engineering of McGill University. The research topic is on the area of Architected Mechanical Metamaterials. Theoretical and computational multiscale modelling along with 3D printing and experimental characterization will be conducted for nonlinear and multiphysics analysis of rationally-designed architected materials. The candidate will work under the supervision of Dr. Hamid Akbarzadeh at McGill University. 

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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: 07/01/2022



Funded PhD positions in brain finite element modeling and material modeling within the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering at UTSA

Two PhD positions are available within the Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Texas at San Antonio for Summer/Fall 2022 or Spring 2023 in the area of impact biomechanics research focused on computational modeling, traumatic brain injury and injury protection technologies.

The overall goals of these positions, are to 1) integrate computational and experimental techniques to unfold mechanisms underlying traumatic brain injury (TBI) and 2) develop new generation of injury protection devices.

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Summer Undergrad Research Opportunity

Dear Mechanics Friends - Please share this announcement with undergraduate students. This is an opportunity for mecahnics/mechanical engineering students to learn about how mecahnics affects chemistry, and vice-versa.

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PhD Position, Crystal Plasticity / X-ray Diffraction, The University of Alabama

The Advanced Computational Materials Engineering Laboratory (ACME Lab: in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Alabama is seeking candidates for a fully-funded PhD position in the area of deformation mechanics to begin August 2022.

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Post-Doc position in “Multi-Physics simulations of Shape Memory Composites”





As part of a collaborative project between different faculties of the University of Liege (Belgium), there is an open position to finalize the development and identification of a numerical models for shape memory composite.



Post-Doc opportunity




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