Applications are invited Project Postdoctoral Fellow (Chemical Engineering) Under SERB Funded Project at IIT Kanpur for the year 2021. The last date of application is 25 September.
Computational Nanoscience and Interfacial Science Lab invites application for the post of Project Postdoctoral Fellow in the SERB project “Structural evaluation of building block of ice in different geometry/conditions and its impact on nucleation behavior”.
- Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering/Computational Physics/ Computational Physical Chemistry
- The candidate should have a strong background in statistical mechanics, molecular simulations, and thermodynamics.
- The candidate should have significant experience in classical molecular simulations, particularly Monte Carlo and Molecular Dynamics.
- The candidate should have rich experience in coding in python, C, C++ and experience of the Linux environment and software codes such as LAMMPS, PLUMED, GROMACS.
- Experience in methods such as Enhance Sampling methods (such as metadynamics, umbrella sampling, FFS), nucleation theory and simulations, force-field generation would be considered favourably.
Nature of Work
The candidate would be responsible for developing a machine learning/deep learning module to accelerate the discovery of molecules/materials for a specific application. The work is in collaboration with Prescience Insilico Pvt. Ltd.
The appointment for the above posts initially will be for 1 year, which will be extended with mutual consent If performance of the candidate is good.
Last date for receipt of application: September. 25, 2021. Interested candidates should send their application along with the resume to:
Dr. Jayant K. Singh
Department of Chemical Engineering
The selection will be based on Zoom/Skype online Interview. Shortlisted candidate s will be informed with an email about the date of interview. Interested candidates may be apply on email giving full details of qualification, experience with copies of relevant certificate by 25 Sep.. 2021.
Consolidated Salary: 50000-55000-60000.
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