Research Fellow, Floating Solar Energy
Application closing date: 25/11/2020
Salary: £33,797 to £40,322 per annum.
Job category/type: Research
We are looking for a hydrodynamic researcher that joins our research team for contributing to the delivery of the research project entitled “Floating Solar Energy – a contributor to decarbonisation”. The key objective of this post-doctoral role is to support the improvement of design tools for floating solar arrays through the development of numerical models based on fluid-structure-interaction accounting for aero-hydro-dynamics of moored structures and validation against physical testing.
This is a fixed term contract until 30 June 2022.
The successful candidate must have:
- Have a PhD in Naval Architecture, Ocean/Offshore engineering, Coastal and marine engineering, Mechanical or Civil Engineering.
- At least 3 years’ recent relevant research experience in Marine engineering or Offshore/Ocean engineering with proven experience of research methods and techniques used in established research programmes.
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