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The University of Nottingham is ranked 8th in the UK for overall research power by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) and is ranked 3rd for research power in general engineering.
More than 98% of engineering research is of international quality, with 85% graded as world leading or internationally excellent. With access to state-of-the-art facilities, as an engineering PhD student you could be working alongside leading scholars from around the world.
Rolls-Royce sponsored PhD Scholarship – Design and simulation of stiffness-adjustable robotic systems for performing on-wing repair of aero-engines
PhD Studentship - Microstructural and surface integrity in machining of specialist composite materials for next generation aero-engine applications
PhD Studentship Sponsored by Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl): investigating strategies for the controlled deposition and performance of functional fillers in polymeric matrices)
Rolls-Royce and Seco Tools sponsored international PhD scholarship – Machining of new aerospace materials
PhD Studentship: EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing
Rolls-Royce sponsored international PhD scholarship – Laser Ablation Controlled-Depth (Milling) Machining for on-wing repair of Safety Critical Aerospace Components
PhD Studentship on the application of Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs) for the design of grain-based materials (Computational Engineering/Civil Engineering/Physics)
PhD Studentship: Unconventional energy sources
PhD Studentship: Multiscale simulation of composite materials for life-cycle analysis and assessment
PhD Studentship - The laser processing of diamond materials for cutting tool performance enhancement
PhD Studentship: Discrete Multiphysics modelling of self-healing infrastructure materials
PhD studentship in Human Factors of Digital Manufacturing
PhD Studentship: Realisation of a metrological characteristics approach to calibration of X-ray computed tomography
PhD studentship: Digital use of satellite observations in offshore wind energy
PhD studentship: Reversible hydrogen storage in ionic liquid-based devices
PhD studentship: Thermal management of energy storage
PhD Studentship: Developing an Institutional Size Thermal Uplift Gasifier Cookstove
PhD Studentship: Remote Monitoring of Small-Scale Biogas Production
PhD Studentship: A Climate of Change, or Conserving the Status Quo? An investigation of energy policies and design issues in UK National Parks
PhD Studentship: Predicting the impact of an increased reliance on renewable energy using mathematical modelling techniques
3 year PhD Studentship in Future for Additive Manufacturing Platform Grant - Ultrafast AM of Novel Materials
PhD studentship - Next-generation high capacity metal hydrides for hydrogen storage
PhD studentship - Thin film coatings of novel alloy membranes for hydrogen purification
PhD studentship - Designing new materials for next-generation solid oxide fuel cells – 4 year PhD
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