Applications are invited for a 20 month post at the School of Engineering in The University of Edinburgh to conduct research in multiscale particle simulation of industrial material processes using the discrete element method (DEM) and to develop new methodologies for analysing and visualising the discrete and continuum media.
Smart grid engineers understand the power network that the smart grid is designed for and how to communicate and process data concerning the power grid, so that it can be controlled effectively.
The ITN (Initial Training Network) ADVANTAGE is a major inter-disciplinary and inter-sectoral project between power and communications engineering research and development communities. It will train the next generation of engineers and scientists, leading to the development of smart grid technology within Europe and internationally. This 4 year research programme is led and co-ordinated by the University of Edinburgh.