National Institute of Technology Karnataka, NITK

Last Date - 04-11-2019
City / State - Surathkal , Karnataka
Education - ME/M.Tech

JRF Position in Computational Solid Mechanics applied to Fuel Cell Research

National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK) invites applications for a JRF position in the area of Solid Mechanics for a research project to investigate the mechanics of fuel cell materials funded by DST.

Duration of Position: Initial appointment for one year, extendable up to 3 years based on performance

Post Name Junior Research Fellow
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs 25,000/month
Educational Qualification

B.E/B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 60% aggregate score (6.5/10 CGPA) and M.Tech/M.E in Mechanical Engineering or Materials Engineering with a minimum of 60% aggregate score (6.5/10 CGPA). Applicant must be GATE qualified. Those who are appearing for M.Tech/M.E last semester may also apply. Proof of M.Tech/ M.E certificate has to be provided during the time of interview.

Required Skills: Knowledge of FE analysis and computational programming for development of material models (in Fortran or C) is extremely desirable. An advanced degree and prior research experience in the area of solid mechanics/continuum mechanics with some background of conducting experiments would also be a big plus. Experience in fuel cell research will be considered positively.

How to Apply - Email your profile along with scanned copy of your certificates and previous work experiences to Dr Poornesh K Koorata (Assistant Professor, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, NITK) to the following email address:

Application Last Date: 4 th Nov 2019