Research Associate (Mechanical)

Research Associate (Mechanical)

Nanyang Technological University
1-4 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Job Description :
The School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering invites applications for the position as Research Associate (RA).
Key Responsibilities:
The RA will work on a project to conduct the research on lattice structure material design and preparing, experimental setup design and measuring the properties. The aim is to develop the lattice structure with the controllable porous microstructure and density through the operation of selective laser melting machine. The responsibilities include:
  • Development of lattice structure with the controllable porous microstructure and density
  • Operation of selective laser melting machine to prepare the lattice structure materials of metals
  • Development of test cell to measure the thermal and mechanical properties under X-ray CT scanning
  • Establishing the models of the thermal and mechanical relation and conduct the simulation
  • Optimization of the structure

Job Requirements:
  • Master's Degree in Mechanical or related manufacture field
  • Minimum 1 year research experience in related area
  • Expertise in metallic 3D printing and X-ray CT scanning
  • Good knowledge of thermodynamics, heat transfer, and stress analysis
  • Experiences in CFD simulation and stress simulation are highly preferred

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.Hiring Institution: NTU

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A research-intensive public university, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences, and Graduate colleges. It also has a medical school, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, established jointly with Imperial College London. NTU is also home to world-class autonomous institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering – and various leading research centres such as the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI) and Energy Research Institute @ NTU (ERI@N). Ranked amongst the world’s top universities by QS, NTU has also been named the world’s top young university for the past seven years. The University’s main campus is frequently listed among the Top 15 most beautiful university campuses in the world and has 57 Green Mark-certified (equivalent to LEED-certified) buildings, of which 95% are certified Green Mark Platinum. Apart from its main campus, NTU also has a campus in Novena, Singapore’s healthcare district. Under the NTU Smart Campus vision, the University harnesses the power of digital technology and tech-enabled solutions to support better learning and living experiences, the discovery of new knowledge, and the sustainability of resources. For more information, visit About NIE About RSIS About LKCMedicine About NTUItive

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