PhD in Mech. Engg at Shiv Nadar University

New Delhi: Shiv Nadar University’s School Of Engineering, Noida has invited applications for Ph.D. Studentship in Mechanical Engineering Department starting in January 2015.

Broad Research Areas:
Mechanics: Modeling, Experimentation, & Computation
Computational Structural and Fracture Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, Mechanics of Solid Materials, Nonlinear material models, flow-induced vibration, acoustic compressible flow

Thermodynamics & Energy
Solar energy, Air-conditioning, Heat Transfer, Energy and CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics)

Bioengineering & Nano Engineering
Synthesize and characterization of nanoparticles and multifunctional nano-hybrid materials (magnetic, optical etc) with controlled morphology, particle sizes, pore sizes and surface properties for the applications at the interface of chemistry and biology such as bio-sensors, bio-separations, nanomedicine and also for green energy technologies.

Manufacturing, Product Development & Industrial Engineering
Rapid product development, computer aided design, product design, precision engineering and applications. Quality, reliability and maintenance engineering and their integration with operations planning

Robotics, Mechatronics & Control
Biomimetic robotics, Industrial Automation and Control, fuzzy logic.

Eligibility to Apply:
A candidate should have a Master’s degree in Mechanical / Aeronautical / Aerospace / Automobile / Civil (structures), with a minimum of 60% marks or an equivalent grade point. Candidates who have qualified for GATE are strongly preferred.

Selection Process:
Short-listed candidates will be required to demonstrate their knowledge through an on-site written test and interview, to be held on 3rd January 2015. Selections will be based on past academic performance, written examination and/or interview.

How to Apply?
All interested candidates should apply in the prescribed form, available at The duly filled application form can be sent by email ( and hard copy of the application form along with supporting documents, and a non-refundable demand draft of Rs.1,000/- (in favor of “Shiv Nadar University” payable at Delhi) should be sent by Speed Post to following address with subject line of “PhD application for MED-SNU 2014-15” written on the envelope:

Mr. Narender Kumar, Lab Assistant, Room No. C-111, Mechanical Engineering Department, School of Engineering, Shiv Nadar University, P.O. Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida, District Gautam Buddha Nagar, UP, 201314

Important Dates:
Applications should reach the above office by 25 Dec 2014.
The written test and the interview will be held on 3rd January 2015.

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