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Scholarship for a first stage researcher - structural mechanics and structures; design of an offshore platform


Research Field
Professions and applied sciences
Funding Type
Career Stage
First Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)
European Research Programme
Not funded by an EU programme



A scholarship for a researcher holding a master degree within the scope of the BlueCAO Project – development of a support platform for an offshore aquaculture funded by “Fundo Azul” (Decree no. 16/2016, of 9 de March). The task would be the design and verification of safety of an offshore floating platform made of pre-stressed concrete, including the corresponding numerical modelling. Thus, candidates should have expertise on structural mechanics and structures. Notice of opening:


What is funded

A funding of €980 per month will be paid during the period, according to the guidelines established by FCT, I.P. (, being the payment method selected by grant holder: check or transfer.


12 months


Master degree in civil engineering, structures specialization. Preference will be given to applicants with previous experience on design and verification of safety of pre-stressed concrete structures, and in the use of structural analysis software


Organisation name
Instituto Superior Técnico
Organisation Country
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