PhD position available

EPFL Applied Superconductivity Group has been working for a long time in conductor characterization and modelling.

Our participation to a new H2020 project offers the possibility for a new PhD student to collaborate with the very best laboratories in Europe dealing with Fault Current Limiters, Coated Conductors fabrication and optimization.

The work is more specifically on:

  • Optical fiber Quench detection
  • Quench 3D FEM modelling
  • Normal Zone Propagation Veocity measurements

This work will be done in close collaboration with Polytechnique Montréal, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and many others.

  

Admission conditions are described here: http://phd.epfl.ch/ more specifically in the EE section: http://phd.epfl.ch/EDEE

Please contact Bertrand Dutoit for more information about this position.