Mississippi State University PhD Positions in Plasma and Combustion Research Laboratory, USA for PhD

  •  PhD
  •  01-Jan-2021
  •   United States
  • $$  fully-funded programmes

Outstanding aspirants are invited to apply for the PhD positions with fully-funded positions available in Plasma and Combustion Research Laboratory (PCRL) at Mississippi State University. The funding programme is open for the academic session 2021-2022.

The programme aims to encourage highly motivated and hard-working applicants interested in working on multidisciplinary projects in the areas of combustion, chemical kinetics, and plasma physics.

Mississippi State University Information

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Mississippi State University PhD Positions in Plasma and Combustion Research Laboratory, USA for PhD Established in 1878, Mississippi State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Mississippi State (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Mississippi. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Meridian. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Mississippi State University (MSU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Mississippi State University (MSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 141 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligible Countries: If you want to know about the nationality please contact the employer.
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: PhD positions are available in Plasma and Combustion Research Laboratory (PCRL) in the Mechanical Engineering Department.
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, applicants must have to meet the following eligibility criteria:
  • Must have a Master of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, or any relevant fields, with outstanding academic records.
  • For the first position, the ideal student has experience in experimental combustion at high-pressure as well as optical/laser diagnostics techniques for flow and species measurements.
  • For the second position, the ideal applicant is someone with expertise in high-performance computational modeling for low-temperature plasma with application in chemical synthesis, surface treatment, or ignition/combustion.

Offered Benefits

Mississippi State University will provide two PhD positions with fully-funded positions in Plasma and Combustion Research Laboratory (PCRL) starting from fall 2021 in the Mechanical Engineering Department.

Application Process

  • How to Apply: In order to apply for the positions, interested applicants are encouraged to complete the application form. If they have any questions about these positions, please contact Dr. Omid Askari at askari-at-me.msstate.edu.
  • Supporting Documents: Must provide a CV and cover letter including qualifications and motivation for applying and 2 recommendation letters.
  • Admission Requirements: For taking admission, applicants must have an outstanding academic record.
  • Language Requirement: If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
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