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RA positions available for PhD students
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Date Posted Sep. 26, 2020
Title RA positions available for PhD students
University University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI, United States
Department Materials Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date 2021 Spring or 2021 Fall
  • Graduate Student
  • Water Resources Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Ecological and Environmental
    Engineering Mechanics
    Civil Engineering
    Engineering - Other

The Water-Energy Nexus Group is looking for PhD students (for 2021 Spring or 2021 Fall) as well as Postdocs in the area of clean energy storage (lithium-ion batteries and beyond) and water-energy nexus (self-cleaning polymer, heavy metal/bacteria/POPs removal etc.) at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. We have a few Research Assistant positions available for PhD students.

The general areas of interest are of electrode material synthesis, novel lithium-based batteries including but not limited to Li-ion, Li-S, and Li-metal batteries, water/air purification and self-cleaning coatings, etc. The potential students will perform the PhD projects in one or more of the following areas: Lithium-ion batteries, Electrochemistry analysis, Nano-materials synthesis and characterization, In-situ TEM observation, bacteria/POPs/chemicals removal, self-cleaning, etc. The candidate may do some experiments at other universities and national labs.

To apply please send a CV to Prof. Niu at

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Contact Information

  • J Niu
    Materials Engineering
    University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
    3200 N Cramer St
    Milwaukee, WI 53211


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