28/08/2019

Project Associate Professor or Project Assistant Professor (Materials Engineering, Strength of Materials, or applied physics)


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Kyushu University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringMaterials engineering
    EngineeringMechanical engineering
    PhysicsApplied physics
    TechnologyMaterials technology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    31/12/2019 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Fukuoka
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, institution details, explanation of project, etc.)]
These positions have been allocated in national research projects (CREST) in which adopted staffs are expected to promote the research project with cooperating with our permanent staffs and graduate students.

[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)]
Content of work is the evaluation of aerospace aluminum alloys. A successful candidate is expected to mainly perform synchrotron experiments at the world largest synchrotron facility called SPring-8. We have been constructed the world largest X-ray microscope available for high X-ray energy imaging. It is effective for high-resolution and high-contrast imaging of structural materials such as aluminium, titanium and steels. A candidate is expected to perform research on the deformation, damage and fracture of aluminium materials by employing the technique established. The researcher will join to synchrotron X-ray microtomography experiments and perform the analyses and evaluation of obtained 3D/4D images with other students and staffs.
Newly found phenomena, which is quasi-spontaneous debonding of particle/aluminium interfaces due to the segregation of hydrogen and so on, would be the main topics of the project.
This project has been adopted as one of the CREST "Nanoscopic mechanics" projects. CREST is the world renowned national research projects in Japan, which has been hosted by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST).

[Address of work location and other information]
Structural Materials Research Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kyushu University, 744, Motooka, Nishi-ward, Fukuoka, 819-0395

[Position]
Project Associate Professor or Project Assistant Professor

[Starting date]
As early as possible (2020/April/01 at the latest) (Negotiable)

Benefits

The university rule shall be applied. Yearly contract system. Social insurance supplied.

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Kyushu University
Japan
Fukuoka

EURAXESS offer ID: 441294
Posting organisation offer ID: D119081214

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