Visiting professor in Structural Mechanics with experience in material modelling

1 Visiting Professor position

(Deadline March 23rd, 2017 12:00 Italian time - mezzogiorno ora italiana)

Fields:

Structural mechanics; Solid mechanic; Experimental methods and photoelasticity; Fracture mechanics and instabilities.

Activity:

Modelling of material instability and fracture of quasi-brittle materials, 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. Activities related to the development of the PhD research and education of IMT.

Profile:

Researcher with experience documented by publications in international journals in the following areas: solid mechanics, material modelling, fracture mechanics and material instabilities, experimental methods with special regard to photoelasticity.

Formal requirements:

A PhD in structural mechanics or related areas. Candidates must have an excellent record of high-impact international publications. Candidates should demonstrate experience in fracture mechanics, material instabilities, material modelling, photoelasticity.

Specific requirements:

International expertise in solid mechanics, with special focus on material modelling, fracture mechanics and instabilities. Experience on techniques for the assessment of residual stresses, like photoelasticity.

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:
Collaborazione coordinata e continuativa
Gross remuneration:

About 4.325,00€ euro gross amount.

Duration:

1 month

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Contacts

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