PhD Position available!

The CRECK Modeling Lab is looking for candidates for a PhD position for a research project in collaboration with Department of Energy on hydrogen combustion 🔥. The project aims at developing and optimizing new burners fed with hydrogen to enhance efficiency, ensure safety, and minimize pollutant emissions.


SwirledFlame🔥 🔥 PhD Opportunity in Energy and Chemical Engineering at Polimi!

Are you passionate about sustainable energy and eager to tackle the challenges of hydrogen combustion? Join our cutting-edge research project aimed at studying innovative burner technologies and reducing environmental impact!

Details can be found in the this pdf file: Description of Research Project

Project Focus

  • Study: Advanced experimental and numerical analyses of flame stability and pollutant emissions in innovative hydrogen and natural gas burners.
  • Objective: Develop and optimize burner designs to enhance efficiency, ensure safety, and minimize pollutant emissions in line with global sustainability goals.

Why Join Us?

  • Interdisciplinary Approach: Collaborate across the fields of Energy Engineering and Chemical Engineering, leveraging the combined expertise of Politecnico di Milano’s labs.
  • Impactful Research: Contribute to the development of combustion systems that could significantly alter the energy landscape, supporting a transition to renewable resources.
  • Innovative Environment: Work with state-of-the-art facilities using advanced optical diagnostics and computational fluid dynamics modeling.

Position Details

  • Start Date: November 2024
  • Location: Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Duration: 3 years with a structured research plan and milestones

Contact us!

Interested candidates should possess a background in chemical, energy, aerospace or mechanical engineering, with a curiosity and drive to innovate. If you're ready to make a significant impact in the field of hydrogen energy, we want to hear from you!

To express your interest or to learn more about this unique opportunity, please contact Prof. Fabio Cozzi (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and Prof. Alberto Cuoci (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) directly.

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