Postdoctoral Position in Aerodynamic and Hydrodynamic Design, Reykjavik University Iceland

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Job posted by Reykjavik University Iceland (17/01/2012 17.00)
Postdoctoral Position in Aerodynamic and Hydrodynamic Design
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Applications are invited for an immediate post-doctoral position in the area of aerodynamic and hydrodynamic design at the Engineering Optimization & Modeling Center (EOMC, http://eomc.ru.is), School of Science and Engineering, Reykjavik University, Iceland.
The position will involve carrying out research in the area of aerodynamic and hydrodynamic shape optimization. Research includes development of computational fluid dynamic (CFD) models for use in surrogate-based optimization, performing numerical experiments involving CFD simulations, as well as development of the relevant software.


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Postdoctoral Position in Aerodynamic and Hydrodynamic Design
Applications are invited for an immediate post-doctoral position in the area of aerodynamic and hydrodynamic design at the Engineering Optimization & Modeling Center (EOMC, http://eomc.ru.is), School of Science and Engineering, Reykjavik University, Iceland.
The position will involve carrying out research in the area of aerodynamic and hydrodynamic shape optimization. Research includes development of computational fluid dynamic (CFD) models for use in surrogate-based optimization, performing numerical experiments involving CFD simulations, as well as development of the relevant software.
Candidates must hold a PhD in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related fields. The skills and experience in one or more of the following areas will be considered a strong asset:
• CFD modeling and simulation and relevant software (e.g., Ansys FLUENT, ICEM CFD, OpenFoam),
• Matlab programming,
• CAD modeling,
• Numerical optimization.
Applicants are kindly asked to submit applications, including a curriculum vitae, list of publications and a list of three references, to Dr. Leifur Leifsson (leifurth@ru.is). Review of applications begins on January 31, 2012 and continues until the position has been filled.

Nr. Job Positions : 1


Research Fields

Engineering - Aerospace engineering


Career Stage

Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)


Research Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)




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