King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)

Postdoctoral Researcher - Computational Fluid Dynamics

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Job title: Postdoctoral fellowship in computational fluid dynamics (CFD) in the Fluid & Plasma Simulation Group

The appointment will be for up to two years with the potential for extension. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications plus other benefits such as on campus housing, etc. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. The successful candidate will report to Professor Ravi Samtaney, Professor and Dean, PSE Division, KAUST.

Job overview:

  • Develop / use CFD codes. The codes will mainly consist of discrete exterior calculus (DEC) method
  • The physical problems will include an Investigation of vortex dynamics  on surfaces, planetary flows and turbulent convective flows

Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering/applied mathematics or equivalent with focus on CFD, fluid dynamics, heat transfer and other relevant disciplines. Programming experience with C/C++, FORTAN is desirable.

Please send a cover letter summarizing your interests and qualifications, curriculum vitae, and names of at least two references to Pankaj Jagad at pankaj.jagad@kaust.edu.sa.

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Postdoctoral Researcher - Computational Fluid Dynamics
Location
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
Published
2020-06-30
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