Brazil-Sweden: Scholarships for post-doctorate and sandwich doctorate by the CNPq, CISB and Saab Brazil

The Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), the Swedish-Brazilian Research and Innovation Centre (CISB) and the Swedish aerospace company Saab Brazil will jointly award up to 7 postdoctoral fellowships and 3 sandwich doctorate fellowships in Sweden in collaboration with Saab AB.

Areas of interest:

  • Communication networks
    • Communication and networking solutions for automated / autonomous applications.
  • Autonomous systems
    • Collaboration between manned and unmanned platforms, including decision support and dynamic redesign.
    • Connection with human factors and single pilot cockpit.
    • Operation concepts / Automation levels / On-board intelligence / Autonomy / Sense-and-avoid / Certification.
  • Aeronautic engineering
    • Methodologies for assessing unstable aerodynamics in the transonic regime, and the use of such methodologies in aeroelastic analysis and dynamic load forecasting.
    • Laminar flow; Active technologies for flow control; Sensor and driver network architectures; laminar wing design concepts.
  • Propulsion
    • Heat, cooling and aero-acoustic management.
  • Materials
    • Multifunctional nano-reinforced materials for aeronautical applications.
  • Human performance
    • Including human-machine interface, human factors / air safety / workload / stress / situational awareness / new generation cockpits / crew coordination

More information here. (in Portuguese)

Deadline: 9 March 2020.