Structural Mechanics with expertise in modelling of composite shells

1 Visiting Professor position

Fields:

Structural engineering; Mechanics; Computational methods.

Activity:

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 decohesion and instabilities in laminated composites for photovoltaics. Supervision of PhD students and seminars.

Profile:

Researcher in computational mechanics, with expertise in numerical methods for shells, composite structures, geometric and material nonlinearities, fracture mechanics, modelling of microstructured interfaces.

Formal requirements:

A PhD in Mechanical Engineering or related areas. Candidates must have an excellent record of high-impact international publications and international collaborations. 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.

Project:

ERC Starting Grant CA2PVM - Multi-field and multi-scale Computational Approach to design and durability of Photovoltaic Modules

Research Area:
Computer Science and Systems Engineering
Research Unit:
MUSAM - Multi-scale Analysis of Materials
Type of contract:
Contratto di lavoro autonomo
Gross remuneration:

2.100 €

Duration:

3 months.

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