Researcher Specialized in Development of new Fibrous Bio-Fillers for Tire Rubber Nanocomposites(M/F)

Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology, en abrégé LIST

Online säit: 25/06/20

Description des tâches:
We are looking for a highly motivated researcher that holds a PhD degree to perform a key-role in an ambitious project. She/He is in charge of processing bio-sourced nanofibers with mechanical technologies combined with chemical treatments. The applicant is expected to mix the developed nanofillers in rubber-based matrices, to characterize the derived polymeric nanocomposites, and to correlate the mechanical performances with the compounds and process parameters. This ambitious research project is performed in strong collaboration with the experts from Goodyear located in Luxembourg.

Niveau d'étude demandé egal Doctorat
Métier / domaine de formation:
• PhD in Material Sciences or Chemical Engineering
• At least 4 years of professional experience and demonstrated competencies in cellulosic materials and polymer-composites after completion of the PhD
• Proven track record (papers, patents, conference proceedings)

Autres compétences:
• Strong background and extensive hands-on experience in cellulosic materials processing, polymer-composites, and mechanical performance & physical-chemical characterizations
• Excellent laboratory skills
• Excellent project management, analytical, and report writing skills
• Excellent communication skills (oral, written, presentation)
• Demonstrated ability to generate new ideas, concepts, models, and solutions
• Collaborative skills, initiative, result oriented, organization, and capacity to work in an interdisciplinary environment
Virgeschloene Kontrakt:
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Typ vum Kontrakt: CDD
Plaz vun der Schaff: BELVAUX
Stonne pro Woch: 40 h
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