Research Associate/PhD Candidate (Dynamic Simulation Models)
Singapore’s Pathway to Carbon Neutrality: Analysis of New Technologies
3 October 2022
Open until filled
TUMCREATE is a multidisciplinary research platform of the Technical University Munich (TUM) at the Singapore Campus for Research Excellence and Technological Enterprise (CREATE). We are joining forces with universities, public agencies, and industry for the advancement of future technologies.
A new project, “Singapore’s Pathway to Carbon Neutrality: Analysis of New Technologies”, has been launched. The aim of this project is to analyse options for alternative energy supply for Singapore such as import of electricity from neighbouring countries, long-distance high-voltage direct-current connections, alternative fuels such as hydrogen or synthetic fuels.
Please visit www.tum-create.edu.sg for more information about TUMCREATE.
Objective of the position:
We are looking for a Research Associate/PhD Candidate to develop detailed dynamic simulation models for hydrogen-based processes. This is a full-time 2-year contract with extension possibility based on project requirements.
Development of dynamic simulation models for hydrogen-based processes such as hydrogen liquefaction and hydrogen generation with CO2 capture
Engagement in development of other models in the project
Publication of methods and results in international scientific journals
Participation in grant calls and other funding opportunities
Master’s degree Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, or a related field with at least 1 year of experience
Knowledge of chemical processes, state-of-the-art process simulation tools (Aspen Plus, Hysis, UniSim Design, CHEMCAD etc.) and dynamic process simulations
Programming knowledge (preferably Python and MATLAB)
Ability to interact with other researchers and define a working structure
Good English writing and communication skills
Good interpersonal skills for working in an international research team with people of different backgrounds
What TUM CREATE offers you:
Competitive salary that commensurate with experience
Good amount of leave/vacation days
Vibrant, modern and positive working environment in Singapore
Campus-sited office location with a host of facilities
In-building perks including gym, game room and coffee room
Please send your application including cover letter and CV to email@example.com.