Research Studentship Opportunities

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).

Modelling Studies Relating to: Marine Renewable Energy, Coastal Energy, Flood Risk Management

Supervisors: Professor Roger Falconer, Professor Thorsten Stoesser

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

Reference: WISE CDT-2015, Deadline for applications: 15th August 2015

Frequency Support from Offshore Wind Farms

Supervisors: Dr C Ugalde-Loo, Prof. N Jenkins

Eligibility:  The full award is open to Home students, or EU candidates who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date. Other EU applicants may be eligible for a fees-only award.

Reference: CUL-HUBNET-2014, Deadline for applications: 30th November 2014

Damping of Sub-synchronous Resonance

Supervisors: Dr CE Ugalde-Loo, Prof. N Jenkins

Eligibility: UK, EU students who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date; other candidates who can demonstrate a connection to the UK, usually through residency.  Other EU applications may be eligible for a fees-only award

Reference: CUL-iCASE-2014, Deadline for applications: 30th November 2014

OPEN UNTIL POSITION FILLED

Developing a BIM Based Real Time Decision Making System for Highways Asset Management

Supervisor: Dr Haijiang Li

Eligibility: UK/EU students who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date. Other EU applicants may be eligible for a fees-only award.

Reference: DTGI-HL-2014

EPSRC Case PhD Studentship in Energy Management

Supervisor: Prof. Y Rezgui

Eligibility:  The award is open to Home students, or EU candidates only.

Reference:  YR-iCase-2015