Structural Mechanics

1 Visiting Professor position

Structural mechanics, Computational methods, Mechanical engineering
Computational research in the framework of the activities of the ERC Starting Grant CA2PVM - Multi-field and multi-scale Computational Approach to design and durability of Photovoltaic Modules, with special regard to modelling of thermo-mechanical problems in laminated composites for photovoltaics. Contributions to research and PhD education programmes at IMT Lucca.
Formal requirements:
A PhD in structural mechanics/mechanical engineering, or in related areas. Candidates must have an excellent record of high-impact international publications. Candidates should demonstrate experience in performing computational research in the field of composite shells in the presence of geometric and mechanical nonlinearities.
Specific requirements:
Researcher in computational mechanics, with expertise in composite shell structures subjected to mechanical and geometrical nonlinearities, fracture mechanics. Ability in implementing user element subroutines in finite element programmes.
Research Area:
Computer Science and Applications
Research Unit:
MUSAM - Multi-scale Analysis of Materials
1-2 months
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