A 1-year post-doc position is available at Politecnico di Milano, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, on Molecular Dynamics simulations of superlubric granular particles.
The position is part of the project “SSLiP: Scaling-up SuperLubricity into Persistence” funded by an HORIZON-EIC-2021 Pathfinder-Open Grant. The project aims at studying the advanced lubricant properties of particular granular materials to establish a radically new way to drastically reduce friction.
A full description and information how to apply is given in the attached pdf and at
Candidates must hold a PhD degree in one of these disciplines: Computational Mechanics, Mechanical/Mathematical/Civil Engineering, Granular Physics, Computer science, Tribology or similar fields.
A background in computational mechanics, especially on molecular dynamics simulations, and in data processing is preferential.
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Project starting date: October 1st, 2022
Net salary per month: ~EUR 1,500
Supervision: Prof. Diego Berzi, Dr. Dalila Vescovi
Application deadline: August 31st, 2022