The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is a public research college located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was declared to be the Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the IIT Act.
Job Title – Research Associate
Salary – Rs. 40,000 INR per month
About the Project –
You will be responsible for the development and implementation of some path breaking experiments in the field of aerosol science and technology under NAF. This project will help to address the aerosol behavioral issues in Indian Pressurized Heavy Water Reactors (PHWRs) and generate a comprehensive database to facilitate the development of in-house analytical tools. This facility will serve a s a state-of-the-art test facility for studying current outstanding aerosol mechanistic behavior issues in safety assessments pertaining to the Indian PHWRs. This will be the first National Aerosol Facility in the country, and indeed in academic institutes of Asia. NAF will help quantify the aerosol source term stimulators of ‘Severe Reactor Accident Scenario’ and their impact on the environment. You will be working as part of a team on this.
Minimum Qualifications –
You should possess a doctorate, with 2 years experience, in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering/Environmental Science & Engineering with a background in computer programming, mathematical analysis. In particular we are looking for someone who has good knowledge of aerosol transport and physics.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to: [email protected]
You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, including a brief statement of research interests (describing how past experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Wednesday November 9, 2016 can be considered.
Prof. Sachchida N. Tripathi
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Tel: 0512- 2597845
E-mail: [email protected]
Application Deadline – 09th November 2016