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Jobs: Senior Research Fellow (SRF) positions (2)

Date of posting vacancy: November 10, 2020

Deadline: November 25, 2020

Duration: 1-3 years

Job Description:

Brief outline of the job to be carried out under this project:

For SRF-1

Selected candidate will be developing GUI for scientific codes (developed in-house). The candidate will also be developing the interfaces for displaying the live data in graphical form from various devices such as thermocouple and may be involved in conducting the experiments. The candidate would be interacting with other researchers and may discharge any other duties assigned to him/her.

For SRF-2

Developing mass and heat transfer model/code with reactions in a packed bed and may be involved in conducting the experiments. The candidate would be interacting with other researchers and may discharge any other duties assigned to him/her.

Essential Qualification – SRF-1:

SRF – 1: ME in Instrumentation/Computer Sci/Electrical/Electronics and related areas.

Desirable Skills: Excellent knowledge on developing Graphical User Interface (GUI) for scientific codes written in FORTRAN/C/Java languages. Experience in collecting live data from devices like thermocouples (for temperature), etc., and displaying them in graphical form.

Essential Qualification – SRF-2:

SRF – 2: ME in Chemical/ Metallurgical/ Mechanical/Aerospace Eng. and related areas.

Desirable Skills: A sound knowledge in mass transfer and chemical reactions (thermodynamics). Working knowledge in the field of heat transfer including a good knowledge of numerical techniques with strong programming skill in FORTRAN / C is essential.

Other information: The consolidated salary would be Indian Rupees (INR) 35,000.0 per month. The initial appointment would be for one year extendable for another two years (in case of SRF-2) depending upon the satisfactory performance of the candidate. For SRF-1, candidate with BE qualification and experience may be considered for JRF position. Interested candidates are requested to send their recent CV and contact details of two references to: govindg_at_iisc.ac.in, Phone +91-80-22933240. The candidates who have applied previously need not to apply again.

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The Department of Materials Engineering at the Indian Institute of Science offers a range of X-ray diffraction based high end characterization to support the research activities pertaining to various projects running in the department. The department seeks to recruit a Project Fellow/ Senior Project associate who will have the responsibility for the operation and maintenance of X-ray diffractometers, cooling chillers, software as well as data analysis and interpretation.

Essential qualifications: A Masters degree in Science or Engineering with at least 2 year experience in familiarity with X-ray diffraction experiments for structural analysis as well as pole figure and residual stress measurements and interpretation.

Desirable Qualifications: Ph.D. in Science or Engineering.

Age: Must be less than 40 years on the last date of the submission of application.

Remuneration: as per norms of the Institute.

Terms of Appointment: This is a contract appointment, initially for 6 months. Further extension is subjected to evaluation of performance and availability of funds.

Interested candidates may apply by email to Chairman, Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012 (email: chair.mte@iisc.ac.in), with a copy of their CV on or before 30.09.2020.

Dt. 15.09.2020

Place. Bangalore