The School of Engineering works closely with industry and other funders and is often able to offer one-off PhD studentships sponsored by our industrial partners, or as part of research projects.

Current opportunities are listed below (full details of each studentship can be downloaded by clicking on the project title).

 
Engineering Excellence Scholarships

Supervisors: Any member of Academic Staff

Eligibility: UK, EU candidates who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: Engineering Excellence Scholarship,

Deadline for applications: Scholarships may be submitted at any time

 

Rapid Identification of Broadband and Efficient PA Modes

Supervisors: Prof. J Benedikt, Prof. P Tasker

Eligibility: UK, EU and Overseas candidates

Reference: JB-FW1-2015, Deadline for applications: 31st March 2015

 

System integration of Concentrator Photovoltaics and Thermoelectric Devices for Enhanced Solar Energy Harvesting

Supervisors: Dr Gao Min, Dr T Sweet

Eligibility: UK, EU and Overseas Candidates.  Note: overseas candidiates would have to fund the difference between the home and overseas fees.

Reference: NRN-TS-2015, Deadline for applications: 24th April 2015 

 

Assessment and Optimisation of Physicochemical Parameters Affecting P-removal in Novel Treatment Systems

Supervisors: Dr D Sapsford, Dr A Babatunde

Eligibility: UK, EU candidates who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: DTG2-DS-2015, Deadline for applications: May 20th 2015 

 

Particle-gas Interactions at High Temperatures in an Highly Reactive Atmosphere

Supervisors: Dr R Marsh 

Eligibility: UK, EU candidates who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: RM-iCase-2015, Deadline for applications: May 31st 2015 

 

Novel Characterisation of Combustion Generated "Ultrafine" Particulate Matter

Supervisors: Dr A Crayford, Prof. PJ Bowen 

Eligibility: UK/EU and Overseas Candidates.  Please note that Overseas candidates will need to fund the difference between the Home and Overseas fees

Reference: NRN-ACPB-2014/15, Deadline for applications: June 1st 2015 


Anomaly Detection in Videos

Supervisors: Dr Y Hicks, Prof. D Marshall (COMSC), Prof. J McWhirter

Eligibility: UK or EU candidates resident in the Uk for three years at the course start date.  Other EU candidates may be eligible for a fees-only award

Reference: DTG4-YH-2014  Deadline for applications: June 15th 2015



RF Techniques Applied to Additive Manufacturing

Supervisor: Prof.A Porch

Eligibility: UK or EU candidates resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: AP-iCASE-2015 Deadline for applications: June 30th 2015


Device Level Characterisation of Outphasing Amplifiers

Supervisor: Dr T Hone, Dr J Lees

Eligibility: UK or EU candidates resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: TH-CASE-2015 Deadline for applications: June 30th 2015

 

Process Capability Management for Additive Manufacturing

Supervisor: Dr P Prickett, Prof. R Setchi

Eligibility: UK or EU candidates resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: PP-iCASE-2015 Deadline for applications: June 30th 2015

  

Characterisation and Modelling of Broadband and Efficient P.A. Modes

Supervisors: Prof. J Benedikt, Prof. P Tasker

Eligibility: UK, EU candidates who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: JB-FW2-2015, Deadline for applications: 31st August 2015

 

Imaging Stray Magnetic Fields using 3D Scanning Techniques

Supervisors: Dr. T Meydan, Dr. PI Williams

Eligibility: UK, EU candidates who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date

Reference: DTG4-TM-2015, Deadline for applications: 31st August 2015