Postdoc Position at Imperial College London

Applicants are invited to apply for a postdoctoral researcher position at Imperial College London. Successful candidate will have funding to work and study for 12 months in UK. Potential candidates should apply before February 19, 2019.

The Department of Chemical Engineering is seeking a highly motivated researcher to work as Research Associate in the Molecular systems Engineering (MSE) Group within the realm of an Impact Acceleration Award, funded jointly by EPSRC and the BP International Centre for Advanced Materials, (BP-ICAM).

The aim of the project is to critically assess the available options for molecular modelling for physical property prediction and to produce a "best practice" report Completion of a literature state-of-the art review.

Building of a library of relevant example cases, quantifying the needs and scope of the detailed deliverables. Development and analysis of example calculations for the different levels of molecular modelling applicable to the properties of fluids: a) density functional theory; b) atomistic molecular dynamics and Monte Carlo; c) coarse-grained modelling; and d) equation of state modelling. To ensure the validity and reliability of data at all times To maintain accurate and complete records of all findings To assist with the writing of reports to research sponsors To prepare A/V material for regular telecons with research sponsors To present findings to colleagues To provide advice to other staff and students To assist with the publication of findings To attend relevant workshops and conferences as necessary To develop contacts within the College and the wider community To promote the reputation of the Group, the Department and the College You should have a PhD or EngD in Chemistry, Materials, Chemical Engineering or related discipline and a specialization in Theory and Simulation of Materials.

The post is available immediately with a start date preferably of or close to 1 April 2019 and will be for up to 12 months. The post is based in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Imperial College London (South Kensington Campus).

Informal enquiries about the post can be made to Prof. Erich A. Mller ( To apply, please click the Apply Now button at the top of the page. Please ensure you include a completed application form with your submission.
Deadline: February 19, 2019
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