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Job Record #15400
TitleResearch Fellow in Fire Modelling
CategoryPostDoc Position
EmployerUniversity of Warwick
LocationUnited Kingdom, Coventry
InternationalYes, international applications are welcome
Closure DateMonday, November 26, 2018
Description:
Applications are invited for a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow to work on fire 
modelling using FireFOAM, the LES based fire simulation solver within the frame 
of open source CFD code OpenFOAM. 

Your will undertake research to improve the fire modelling capability within 
Warwick FIRE by consolidating various sub-models in fire simulations developed 
by previous researchers into the latest release of FireFOAM code and conduct 
original research to improve some of the sub-models within FireFOAM. This could in
include those for soot formation and oxidation as well as the existing tr
treatment for coupled simulations of pool fire mass burning rate and fire de
development.

You should hold a PhD (or be expecting the imminent award of one) in 
mechanical, chemical engineering or a related discipline. Experience in CFD 
modelling of premixed turbulent combustion will be essential. Initially, this 
is a fixed-term appointment which will run until 31 January 2020, but it is li
likely that your contract can be extended by moving to other projects within Wa
Warwick FIRE.   Further information about ongoing research activities at the ho
host group Warwick FIRE can be found at http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/warwickfire. Ap
Applications should be submitted through the formal advertisement at the fo
following link: 
https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?o
owner=5062452&ownertype=fair&jcode=1765408&vt_template=1457&adminview=1


Contact Information:
Please mention the CFD Jobs Database, record #15400 when responding to this ad.
NameJennifer Wen
Emailjennifer.wen@warwick.ac.uk
Email ApplicationYes
URLhttp://www.warwick.ac.uk
AddressProfessor Jennifer Wen
Head, Warwick FIRE and Professor of Engineering
School of Engineering
University of Warwick
Coventry CV4 7AL, United Kingdom
Record Data:
Last Modified11:29:02, Wednesday, October 17, 2018

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