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PhD Student Position Chalmers University of Technology Sweden

PhD Student Position – Internal Combustion Engines
Reference number 2008/122
Application deadline 2008-08-15
The position is located within the division of Combustion at the Department of Applied Mechanics, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg. Applied Mechanics is leading the vehicle- and mechanical engineering research of international state-of-the-art research within the five different divisions of the Department, very often in close relation with national and international industry. The research is of both fundamental and applied character. The department has about 160 employees.One vacant position is available financed through Chalmers Combustion Engine Research Centre (CERC). CERC is established in 1995 as a national competence centre where academy and industry jointly perform research of mutual interest. Member companies are: ABB, GM Powertrain, Honda, Mecel Engine Systems, Scania, Statoil, Volvo Powertrain, Volvo Car Corp, Volvo Penta and Wärtsilä.
Job description
Since combustion of fossil fuel produces carbon dioxide contributing to global climate changes and fossil fuel is a very limited resource, there is a strong interest in reduced fossil fuel consumption and usage of alternative and renewable bio-fuels.

PhD student, Direct Injection Gasoline Engines
One possibility to improve engine efficiency for gasoline engines is to apply direct injection and stratified charge operation using advanced injectors.

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The project is mainly numerical, where models of different physical processes in the engine will be developed, validated, combined, and implemented into a commercial CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) code in order to investigate mixture formation, combustion, and emissions formation for different fuels (gasoline, ethanol, methanol, and butanol including mixtures between them).

Details about the employment:
The PhD student education lasts for five years and will normally include 20 percent departmental work, mostly teaching duties. The salary for the positions are specified in Chalmers’ general agreement for PhD student positions.
Qualifications
Applicants must have a Master degree awarded by an internationally recognized University in Mechanical Engineering or Physics. Knowledge in thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, chemistry, and combustion is considered essential. Knowledge of advanced software and CFD methods is seen as an advantage. The cover letter must also clearly describe the motivation for completing a PhD at Chalmers.
Application procedure

The material included in the application shall consist of pdf or zipped documents:

1. An application of a maximum of one A4 page containing your specific qualifications for the position
2. Attested copies of education certificates, including grade reports and other documents
3. Curriculum Vitae
4. Letters of recommendation from academic institutions and/or previous employers (optional)

The application can be submitted electronically, use the button at the end of this page.

If any material is not available electronically or cannot be transferred to pdf format, the material can be sent as a hard copy to Registrar. The applicants name and the reference number (2008/122) must be written on the first page of the application.

Address:
Registrar
Chalmers University of Technology
SE-412 96 Göteborg

Further information
Professor Ingemar Denbratt +46 (0)31-772 1393, e-mail [email protected]
also Associate Professor Andrei Lipatnikov +46 (0)31-772 1386, e-mail [email protected]

22 comments

  1. Govind Jinjala says:

    I would like to express myself. I am an Indian doing job since more than eight years in the analytical field in pharma industry .I have completed my M.Sc.in Industrial chemistry in 2001. I would like to get Ph.D in analytical chemistry.I am seeking for a scholarship to cover tuition fees and living expevses. I hope to accept my required and my wish come true to completing my study in analytical chemistry. would you mind directing me to apply and if there is any opportunities for getting scholarship from yuor university thank you to read my message pleas answer me as soon as possible

    With my regards,

    Govind Jinjala
    India

  2. Morteza Kiani says:

    Hi dear Sir/Madam
    This is Morteza Kiani a national of Iran, and I am a graduate of MS. of Aerospace Engineering of Sharif university. My area of specialty is structural design, Stress Analysis in parts, Life Assessment or fatigue and fracture in metal. I am so eager to continue my education in your country. I’d appreciate if you announce me if there is any chance for me to get admission in any department in your country.
    Best regards
    Morteza Kiani

  3. Atif says:

    Hi My name is atif
    i have completed course work of my masters in engineering management and now i am searching for PhD in supply chain management in Sweden
    Please guide me in this regard

    Regards
    Atif

  4. farzad choobdar says:

    dear sir,
    i have completed my bachelor degree in mechanical engineering field in urmia university in iran, now i am M.sc student nuclear reactors engineering in ulum tahgigat university in iran. i will complete it next year/2010. I am looking for PhD in mechanichal engineering for 2010 . on how to obtain or help me in getting fully funded Scholarship from any country of the world.
    E-mail: [email protected]
    mobile: +989141495975

  5. Richard Ahumibe says:

    I have a Bachelors (BSc) degree in Industrial Chemistry from the University of Nigeria Nsukka.
    I also have a Masters (MSc) degree in Operations & Supply Chain Management from the University of Liverpool, UK.
    Between the two degrees, I have about 10years industry experience.
    I am seeking a funded doctoral (PhD or DBA) program for research in the areas of Supply Chain Management and/or International Business.

  6. Kamran Khan says:

    hi.. i am kamran khan from pakistan
    i am doing MS-Iformation Technology with specialization in Technology Management, from Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar, Pakistan. it will complete in April, May 2009.
    i have completed my course work.
    kindly tell me how and where in Sweden can i get admission in Phd in management Sciences?

  7. I am wondwosen from ethiopia having BSC in hydraulic and water resource enginering from arbaminch universty and I dream to study msc one universty in europe and now I am working in hawassa universty in civil enginering departement.

    thank you

  8. Maryam Borghei says:

    Dear Sir/Madam,
    I am a MSc of chemical engineering. Now i’m working on my thesis and for more than one year i work out with the research institue of petraulium industry in iran. I’m going to continue my PhD in this field (hydrogen and sustainable energy, catlysis and kinetitcs) which is kindly joint with a scientific institue or a company in Sweden or Norway.
    I wonder if you’d mind helping me to find a siutable position.
    Thank you,
    with regards,
    Maryam Borghei

  9. axmed amas says:

    dear sir / madam

    i am ahmed amas abdi from somalia i have Bachelor of Business Administration BBA from PIDAM universiy in somalia i am looking for scholarship engineering from suitable sweden universiy, i need your assistant

    i looking forward
    thanks

  10. R.mohamed says:

    i am ramadan mohammed from Ethiopia. i have Msc in management science and engineering from Hohai university ,China. I am looking for PhD award in engineering management or related field. i am looking forward form you if there is any possibility. thank you.

  11. I am Jafar Baloch from Pakistan.I have done my M.Sc (HONS)Agiculture from the University of Agriculture Faisalabad Pakistan.Now i am looking for a PH.D Scolership from a sewdish University in Agriculture or in Environmental Sciences Subject.I need your Assistanca, So that i can continue my study in Sweden through a better scolership.

  12. Prajwal Shakya says:

    Dear Sir / Madam,
    I am Prajwal Shakya from Nepal. I have done M.Sc. In Renewable Energy Engineering from Nepal and looking for Ph.D award in renewable / sustainable energy field at Sweden. I would be very greatful if you assist me with your source of information.
    Thank you

  13. Majid says:

    hi dear
    i am Majid Valizadeh from Iran. i have done M.Sc petroleumEng from Aad Islamic university ot Tehran.now i am looking for Ph.D Scholarship from a suitable Swedish University.i need your assistance, so that i can continue my studies in Sweden through a better Scholarship.
    Thanhs

  14. Aychiluhim says:

    Dear Sir/Madam
    My name is Aychiluhim Desisa. I am an Ethiopian. I have BSc in Management Information System .I have CGPA 3.23.Now I am working as Systems Operation Supervisor in Information Technology Service Department of one the biggest bank in Ethiopia i.e. Commercial Bank of Ethiopia. I have great interest to study Master in Information System or Computer Science in Sweden. Would you please help me to do so?
    My e-mail address: [email protected] .com
    Looking for your prompt and positive response I remain.
    In anticipation!

  15. Bilal Shakoor says:

    Hy
    i am Bilal shakoor from pakistan. i have done M.Sc Electronics from University of Peshawar Pakistan.now i am looking for a M.Phil or Ph.D Scholarship from a suitable Swedish University.i need your assistance, so that i can continue my studies in Sweden through a better Scholarship.
    Thanhs

  16. Amin Hassan Abdelbanat Amin says:

    I am a Sudanese. Ihave MBA in Engineering management , Post_graduate diploma in renewable energy technology and Bsc in chemical engineering technology. I am looking for PhD award in chemical engineering or related field

  17. sunday christopher says:

    Christopher S. September 6th, 2008
    I am a Nigerian. I have Msc. in Analytical chemistry and a postgraduate diploma in Petroleum engineering. I need scholarship to study petroleum chemistry or related course at PhD level. Please I need this assistance so that I can start by January ending 2009. Thank you.
    Christopher S.

  18. I am a Nigerian. I have Msc. in Analytical chemistry and a postgraduate diploma in Petroleum engineering. I need scholarship to study petroleum chemistry or related course at PhD level. Please I need this assistance so that I can start by January ending 2009. Thank you.
    Christopher S.

  19. sunday christopher says:

    I am a Nigerian and am living in Nigeria. I have Msc. in Analytical chemistry and a postgraduate diploma in Petroleum engineering. I need scholarship to study petroleum chemistry or related course at PhD level. Please I need this assistance so that I can start by January ending 2009. Thank you

  20. Daniel M. says:

    I have Msc. in Chemistry from Addis Ababa University. I am looking forward to get PhD scholarship there at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden. Will you let me know some ways, please

    Thankyou

    Daniel M.

  21. Daniel M. says:

    I have Msc. in Chemistry from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. I am Ethiopian. And I am looking forward to get award in material Science. will you let me know some places there?
    Thankyou
    Daniel M.

  22. tadesse says:

    I am student living in Africa.I need to get scholarshipout of Africa which is free and helpful for developing countries.I look forward your repaly soon with a great oportunity.
    Thank you

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