Infrastructure and Environment

Institute for Infrastructure and Environment (IIE) at the School of Engineering, University of Edinburgh

Full Job Title: 

Postgraduate

Research Institute: 

  • Infrastructure and Environment

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Sam is a PhD student at the Edinburgh Fire Research Centre studying techniques for modelling fire spread in informal urban environments, predominantly in Kenya, with a view to developing fire risk quantification methods.

The School of Engineering seeks to appoint a Research Associate from October 1st 2019 in the Institute for Materials and Processes (IMP) for four projects: rePLAM and DiElasto, both funded by the EPSRC Centre for Advanced Materials and Renewable Energy Generation (CAMREG); plus ATP and TP-RTM.

UoE Vacancy Ref: 

049253

Closing Date: 

Thursday, September 26, 2019

The School of Engineering is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic Wet Laboratory Technician to join a highly skilled technical services team supporting a diverse and expanding research and teaching academic unit. The role provides support for teaching, research and undergraduate/postgraduate projects in the Environmental Laboratories in the School.

UoE Vacancy Ref: 

048654

Closing Date: 

Friday, August 9, 2019

Dr Rory Hadden has been working with engineers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Maryland, USA, the US Forest Service, and New Jersey Forest Fire Service to observe the behaviour of forest fires from within using a 360-degree water-cooled camera. The cutting-edge equipment provides scientists and engineers with the ability to see inside prescribed fires and potentially wildfires using virtual reality technologies together with footage captured using the 360-degree camera.

Forest fire seen from the sky

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