Mechanical Engineering: Fully Funded EPSRC and UKAEA PhD Scholarship: Novel machine learning based twin applications in fusion research
Swansea University Information
Established in 1920, Swansea University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Swansea (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Wales. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, Swansea University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Swansea University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 99 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
Candidates should hold a minimum of an upper second class (2:1) honours degree and/or a master's degree (or its equivalent) in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, or a subject area related to the project.
A strong background in numerical methods or machine learning is required.
Knowledge/experience of programming in compiled languages (e.g. C, C++, or Fortran) and interpreted languages (e.g. Python) is essential and CUDA is desirable.
We would normally expect the academic and English Language requirements (IELTS 6.5 overall with 5.5+ in each component) to be met by point of application. For details on the University’s English Language entry requirements, please visit – http://www.swansea.ac.uk/admissions/english-language-requirements/
This scholarship is open to candidates of any nationality.
This scholarship covers the full cost of tuition fees and an annual stipend of £15,609 for 3 years.
There will be additional funds available for research expenses.
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