Junior Research Fellow/SMEC/Department of Science and Technology/First-class - ME/ M.Tech

Tamil Nadu, India
04 Jul 2022
End of advertisement period
10 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description:

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow for the Department of Science and Technology (DST) Funded Project Sanction Order No.: DST/TDT/WMT/2019/22B), in Automotive Research CentreSchool of Mechanical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT).

Title of the Project: Development of Direct Injection Technology for hydrogen- enriched CNG and biogas for automobile and stationary power applications

Qualification: First-class in ME/ M.Tech. (with specialization in Automotive Engineering or a related field)

Desirable (if any): With a strong background in engine electronics and engine controller development and engine design. Experience in engine testing and data acquisition and processing is preferred.

Stipend:Rs. 31,000 pm + 9% HRA for two years and Rs. 35,000 pm + 9% HRA for 3rd year (for GATE qualified candidates with valid score) Rs.25,000 pm + 9% HRA for 3 years (for Non-GATE candidates)

Sponsoring Agency: Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India

Duration:36 months

Principal Investigator: Dr. E. Porpatham, Professor and Director-Automotive Research Centre, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore-632014, Tamil Nadu

Co-Principal Investigator:

  • Dr. A. Senthil Kumar, Sr. Professor and Director-CO2 Research and Green Technologies Centre
  • Dr. S. Murugavelh, Associate Professor- CO2 Research and Green Technologies Centre
  • Dr.G. Nataraj, Assistant Professor- School of Mechanical Engineering

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore-632014, Tamil Nadu

Interested candidates are requested to apply online uploading the relevant documents and recent passport size photo on or before 10.07.2022.

  • Shortlisted candidates for interview will be informed by email
  • No TA and DA will be paid for attending the interview
  • The selected candidate is expected to join at the earliest

Note: The candidate selected as JRF is eligible to register for pursuing PhD programme at VIT, subject to selection as per VIT rules and regulations.

Department: JRF Recruitment

Location: Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

Posted On: 30-Jun-2022