This Research Associate position will contribute to research in the Wetting, Interfacial Science and Engineering (WISE) group in the Institute for Multiscale Thermofluids at the University of Edinburgh. It will provide both experimental and computational materials expertise supporting the establishment and development of capabilities of a new research laboratory.
We are looking for a Research Associate for this 2-year post to investigate the multiscale simulations of rarefied gas flows in industrial problems. This is part of a £1.2M EPSRC-funded joint research project between Edinburgh University, Glasgow University, and Warwick University, and industrial companies ASML (Netherlands), Waters Co (UK) and Nokia Bell Labs (Ireland/US).
This Research Associate position will contribute to the following research projects "Edinburgh Dataset for Industrial AI Applications (EDiAIA)” and “Enabling Distributed Manufacturing through the Patent System (EDiMPaS)” which will be both based within the Institute for Materials and Processes (IMP) at the University of Edinburgh. EDiAIA is funded internally by the school while EDiMPas is funded by the European Patents Office (EPO) and in collaboration with colleagues at University of Strathclyde and the Ecole Polytechnique in France.
To deliver undergraduate and postgraduate taught learning and teaching activities, within an established programme and with specified learning outcomes, as part of the integrated overall course structure within the School of Engineering. A key purpose of the role is to enhance the learning experience of students and create a stimulating and interactive learning environment in a variety of functions including tutorials, laboratories and marking of student submissions.