This industrial research project will support the WEEE recycling operations of Mekatek Ltd. with elemental analysis of WEEE and output fractions of recycling processes. Data from material assays will be used to:
Training in the use of analytical techniques will be provided but the successful candidate will be someone who is capable of independent, careful, and precise, laboratory work.
Dr Peter DouglasSponsoring Company Mekatek Ltd.
Candidates should hold an Engineering or Physical Sciences degree with a minimum classification level of 2:1 or equivalent relevant experience.
Our funders require applicants to also meet the following eligibility criteria:
Further information regarding eligibility criteria can be found at: http://www.materials-academy.co.uk/eligibility
The Athena SWAN Charter recognises work undertaken by institutions to advance gender equality. The College of Engineering is an Athena SWAN bronze award holder and is committed to addressing unequal gender representation.Funding
The studentship covers the full cost of UK/EU tuition fees, plus a tax free stipend of £12,500 p.a.Closing Date 28 February 2018