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Position: ESR 13

The ESR 13 (Early Stage Researcher) position on offer requires the candidate to work on simulation and design of nonlinear hybrid systems, their integration and testing. Help to determine specifications and expected performances of the new harvesters based on CTEC's experience; modelling, design, integration, of electromagnetic-piezoelectric harvesters. Modelling and developing a test bench based on CTEC APA piezo actuators, adapted to low frequency, low amplitude vibrations. Integration to CTEC's measurement tools and data acquisition systems. Testing electromagnetic-piezoelectric versus hybrid thermal-vibrational harvesters on test-bench and in the cars.

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Skills and requirements

  • You are an engineer with a degree from an engineering school (3rd cycle) or a Technological University (Master Degree) with a specialisation in mechanical engineering;
  • Knowledge of SolidWorks + Simulation (or equivalent software);
  • Knowledge of numerical computing software (Matlab, Octave...);
  • Good level of written and oral English (B2);
  • Good writing skills;
  • Rigour, curiosity, team spirit and reactivity

Eligibility criteria

  • Must not have resided or carried out main activity (work, studies, etc) in the country of host organisation (France) for more than 12 months in the last 3 years (short stays for holidays do not count);
  • Must be in the first four years of full-time equivalent research experience of their research careers (starting from the date when the degree was obtained)
  • Have not been awarded a doctoral degree

How to apply

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