TIPA, led by Nova Innovation, will validate in a real-world environment, an innovative direct drive Power Take-Off (PTO) for a tidal turbine that will move tidal energy a step closer to competing on a commercial basis with other renewable sources of energy generation.
C-GEN: Project Neptune is a £2 million project funded by Wave Energy Scotland and led by the University of Edinburgh, in collaboration with Hayward Tyler Ltd., University of Strathclyde, Fountain Design Ltd., Laminaria, Carnegie Clean Energy, and Supply Design Ltd.
The Policy and Innovation Group of the Institute for Energy Systems is seeking to appoint a Research Associate who will participate in a number of marine energy projects. The candidate must have excellent engineering, economics, analytical and communication skills and be able to work in a diverse team of European academic and industrial partners.
The Clean Combustion Laboratory in the School of Engineering is seeking to appoint an Experimental Officer who will contribute actively to the research programme of the Laboratory, which operates as a small research facility (SRF). This will involve overseeing the operation of the Laboratory, working collaboratively with and in support of its academic and research staff and students.
Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate (PDRA) to undertake a research project on modelling Ocean waves and currents environment conditions and evaluation for offshore wind turbines. The PDRA will work with Dr Venki Venugopal and Prof David Ingram in the School of Engineering at the University of Edinburgh.
The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 20 institutions of Higher Education and provides exceptional research, teaching, and living environments. The School of Engineering reflects all of the University’s principal characteristics, with a cosmopolitan academic staff numbering over 115, and with a body of 1,550 undergraduate and 500 postgraduate students from all over the world.