Applications are invited for the position of JRF in a research and development project (Ref. No. 403/NITK/SERB/MECH/SB/2020-21/A9 dated 18/02/2021) with following details:
1. Designation of the position: Junior Research Fellow
2. Number of Positions/Vacancies: 1 (One)
3. Salary: Rs. 31,000/month
4. Duration: One year or up to the termination of project, subjected to quarterly performance review. The candidate if found suitable may be provided an option to register for Ph.D. at NITK Surathkal.
5. Required qualifications: B.E/B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 60% aggregate score (6.5/10 CGPA) and M.Tech/M.E in Mechanical Engineering/Manufacturing Engineering/ Materials Science and Engineering with a minimum of 60% aggregate score (6.5/10 CGPA). Applicant must have qualified GATE. A good GATE score will be an added advantage. Those who are appearing for M.Tech/M.E last semester may also apply. Proof of M.Tech/ M.E certificate has to be provided during the time of interview.
6. Desired Skills:
a) Basic exposure to Metal Additive Manufacturing Processes
b) A good knowledge in Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
c) The candidate must have basic familiarity with finite element software packages to carry out computational modeling of Laser Materials Processing operations (Laser Surface Melting/ Laser Cladding/Laser Additive Manufacturing). Candidates with prior experience will be given preference.
d) Should be able to work in a team and must have good communication skills.