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Postdoctoral position in Computational Bio-Fluid Dynamics
Purdue University

Date Posted Oct. 19, 2020
Title Postdoctoral position in Computational Bio-Fluid Dynamics
University Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN, United States
Department Mechanical Engineering
Application Deadline Dec. 1, 2020
Position Start Date Jan. 1, 2021
  • Post-Doc
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Engineering - Other

We have an opening for a postdoctoral researcher to perform original computational research on computational bio-fluid dynamics. The successful candidate will develop numerical methods to model coupled processes on high- performance computing platforms. This position is in the Gomez Research Group ( in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue. This is a one-year postdoctoral appointment withthe possibility of extension to a maximum of three years.

- Conduct original research on computational bio-fluid dynamics.
- Develop numerical algorithms on high-performance computing platforms.
- Publish programmatic reports and peer-review publications summarizing research findings.
- Present results at program meetings and scientific conferences.
- Perform other duties as assigned.

- Recent PhD in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
- Knowledge of flow dynamics and bio-fluids.
- Knowledge of numerical methods, including discretization schemes and solution techniques.
- Experience with software development.
- Experience producing reports, publications, and proposals.
- Exceptional ability and knowledge in the applicant’s area of specialization.
- Proficient written and verbal communication skills.

Please send an email expressing your interest, together with a CV, two relevant publications, and the names of three references, to Prof. Hector Gomez ( Review of applications will start immediately and continue until December 1st, 2020.

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