Junior Research Fellow, Aeronautics Research and Development Board Project, SMEC

Tamil Nadu, India
Friday, 6 November 2020
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in Aeronautics Research and Development Board (AR & DB) funded research project (ARDB/01/1051968/M/I), School of Mechanical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Tamil Nadu

Title of the Project

“Non-linear Dynamic Characterization of Multi-functional CNT Reinforced Honeycomb Hybrid Tapered Composite Sandwich Plates under Thermal Environment”

Number of positions: One [01]


Essential: M.E/M.Tech with specialization related to engineering design, CAD/CAM and good academic record.

Desirable: Knowledge in Mechanics of Composite Materials, Vibration, Finite element analysis, MATLAB.

The candidate should be willing to register for Ph.D. at VIT.


Rs. 31,000/-per month +10% HRA during two years, for the candidates who have qualified GATE/NET, else as per institute norms for these two years

Sponsoring Agency

Aeronautics Research and Development Board (AR & DB)

Duration: 02 years

Principal Investigator

Dr. R. Vasudevan, Professor-Higher Academic Grade & Dean, School of Mechanical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, Tamil Nadu – 632 014.

Co-Principal Investigator

Dr. A. Ananda Babu, Department of Mechanical Engineering,Sharda University, Greater Noida.

Apply with your resume and other relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo on or before (25/11/2020) through online

Salary: INR 3,50,000 - 3,75,000 PA.
Industry: Education Teaching Training
Functional Area TeachingEducationTrainingCounselling
Role: Trainee

Key Skills

Research Development

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Automobile, Mechanical, Metallurgy
PG: M.Tech - Automobile, Mechanical, Metallurgy

Institution Profile

Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spur us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence. In fact, it has become a way of life for us. The highly motivated youngsters on the campus are a constant source of pride. Our Memoranda of Understanding with various international universities are our major strength. They provide for an exchange of students and faculty and encourage joint research projects for the mutual benefit of these universities. Many of our students, who pursue their research projects in foreign universities, bring high quality to their work and esteem to India and have done us proud. With steady steps, we continue our march forward. We look forward to meeting you here at VIT.