Visiting professor in Structural Mechanics with expertise in modelling of composite shells

1 Visiting Professor position

(Deadline March 30th, 2017 12:00 Italian time - mezzogiorno ora italiana)

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 fracture in laminated composites for photovoltaics.

Profile:

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

Formal requirements:

A PhD in a subject related to the fields mentioned. 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 Applications
Research Unit:
MUSAM - Multi-scale Analysis of Materials
Type of contract:
Collaborazione coordinata e continuativa
Gross remuneration:

About 5.600 euro gross amount

Duration:

5 months

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Contacts

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