09/04/2021

Research Assistant

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Institute of Fluid Flow Machinery Polish Academy of Science
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringChemical engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    10/05/2021 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Poland › Gdansk
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Permanent
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The Institute of Fluid Flow Machinery Polish Academy of Sciences (Instytut Maszyn Przepływowych im Roberta Szewalskiego Polskiej Akademii Nauk)

is the leading organization in the field of fluid mechanics, multiphase flows, thermodynamics and heat exchange, laser measurement techniques, machinery dynamics, tribology and diagnostics of energy production machinery. The thematic orientation of its research concerns aerodynamics, solid mechanics and energy conversion in flows including plasma and lasers.

Department and Offer:

• Experimental research on biomass and waste pyrolysis.

• Performing chemical and thermal analyzes of solid fuels and gases.

• Conducting thermochemical measurements in pyrolysis and gasification processes in porous beds.

• Performing radiographic measurements in porous beds.

• Design of solid fuel reactors, burners and boilers.

• Modeling of mass, momentum and energy transport phenomena in porous beds.

• Participation in research projects and other tasks carried out at the Department of Renewable Energy.

More Information

Eligibility criteria

Master of Science degree in engineering.

Goof knowledge of written and spoken English

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringChemical engineering
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good
    POLISH: Basic

Skills/Qualifications

Experience in conducting research on pyrolysis and gasification processes of solid fuels and waste.

• Ability and experience in conducting chemical and thermal analyzes of solid fuels and gases.

• Ability and experience to use a gas chromatograph, CHNS, TGA, UV-VIS, XRF analyzer.

• Experience in performing thermal-flow measurements in porous beds.

• Experience in pyrolysis studies with the use of X-ray tube.

• Proven experience in the preparation of research stands and conducting experimental research.

• Ability to analyze and model gasification and pyrolysis processes.

• Documented scientific achievements in the field of gasification and pyrolysis of biomass and waste

Specific Requirements

Number of publications ( as per Web of Science) – min. 10

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Institute of Fluid Flow Machinery Polish Academy of Science
Poland
Gdansk
80-231
Fiszera 14

EURAXESS offer ID: 626038

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