LOCATION: University of Limerick Closing date: 12 midday January 22, 2021
REPORTS TO: Project Leader
CONTRACT TYPE: Specific Purpose
SALARY SCALE: €67,890 – €72,857 p.a. pro rata
A doctoral degree (level 10 NFQ) in mechanical engineering specifically focused on heat transfer and fluid mechanics.
OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
As part of a new research project at Stokes Labs in the Bernal Institute, a research fellow is required for a 13 month specific purpose contract.
The successful applicant will undertake work on this project to design, manufacture, experimentally characterise, numerically model, and work on the commercialisation of the 3D shaped two-phase heat transfer devices. Mass manufacturing techniques will guide the development of the technology as well as a detailed knowledge of the 5G telecoms market place in order to develop a successful MVP for this sector.
Through its extensive industry network, the Bernal Institute conducts innovative, high quality research that has direct relevance to industry. The successful applicant will be expected to interact with external companies in order to commercialise the technology.
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