The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) is inviting applications for PhD Studentships program.
The proposed project will make use of a REMUS Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) to quantify turbulent vertical property fluxes.
The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) is Scotland’s largest and oldest independent marine science organisation, delivering marine science for a productive and sustainably managed marine environment through innovative research, education and engagement with society.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Studentships are awarded in the project of measuring sea ice retreat using AUV.
Scholarship Award: A comprehensive training programme will be provided comprising both specialist scientific training and generic transferable and professional skills through the UHI Graduate School. In addition, students will have the opportunity to attend graduate courses in Arctic oceanography at the University Centre in Svalbard and participate on Arctic research cruises. Further, they will become members of the SAGES (www.sages.ac.uk) graduate school with further training opportunities in Geosciences.
Number of Awards: Not Known
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: This project will require a student with a strong background in numeracy (math’s, geosciences, physics, and engineering) with some experience in computational methods.
Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.
How to Apply: Please contact finlo.cottier-at-sams.ac.uk for further details.
Application Deadline: Studentships application deadline is June 30, 2017.