Open Positions 1
Time Span as soon as possible for 3 years
Application Deadline 15 Sep 2021
Type of Position
PhD - Individual Supervisor
Field of Research
Mathematics / Natural Sciences
Subjects Battery Research
Description There is an open position within the Cluster of Excellence
“Post Lithium Storage (POLiS)” for
Academic employee (m/f/d) (PhD student)
The project is concerned with the development and application of a
microstructure-resolved simulation tool for Na-ion batteries. As a member of
an internationally leading research team in the field of microstructure-
resolved simulation of batteries, you will develop a novel framework for Na-
ion batteries, which is the first step towards automated material simulation.
The physical models will be tightly coupled with data-based methods to
accelerate the development of new electrodes and cell concepts.
Above-average Master's degree (or equivalent) in physics, chemistry,
engineering sciences, or similar.
English language proficiency corresponding to at least C1 level.
Great interest in modeling and simulation of physical processes.
Very good analytical skills.
Very good programming skills in C/C++, Matlab or Python desirable
Independent and result-oriented way of working
Enjoyment of innovative research
Further development of modeling approaches for Na-ion batteries
Implementation and extension of a simulation framework in C++
Close interdisciplinary collaboration
The successful applicant will participate in the graduate school
"Electrochemical Energy Storage GS-EES".
Presentation of results at international conferences and in scientific
Reference no.: 21083
Application deadline: 15.09.2021
Scope: Part-time 75%
Temporary: 3 years
Remuneration: TV-L 13
Start: as early as possible
Hiring is done by the Central University Administration.
Your contact for further information:
Dr. Simon Hein, phone +49 731 50-34307
Ulm University with its more than 10,000 students offers varied professional
tasks in a highly innovative research, teaching and work environment, at the
same time facilitating the reconciliation of work and family in many ways.
We seek to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and
particularly encourages qualified female scientists to apply for this
Severely disabled applicants with equal aptitude will be given preferential
Seize the opportunity and join us in shaping the future of the University!
Apply online at:
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Language of Dissertation
Letter of Motivation
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