Category: ENAC

ENAC – PhD Positions (LEV)

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The Laboratory of Environmental Virology (LEV) is interested in the fate of human viruses in the environment (air, water, fomites). Our goal is to understand the fundamental processes that govern the stability of viruses outside their hosts, and to utilize this information to protect public health. We are currently looking for a  PhD student   (…)

ENAC – PhD Position in Physics-Informed Machine Learning For Mechanics of Material Failure (LMD)

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The Data-Driven Mechanics Laboratory is seeking a highly motivated doctoral student to study physics- and thermodynamics-informed machine learning (ML) for the mechanics of material failure. The project focuses on learning the effective behavior of materials of civil engineering interest (granular geomaterials, structural materials) arising from complex microstructural mechanisms involving inelasticity and friction, as well as (…)

ENAC – PhD position in ecohydrological modeling for climate-smart agriculture (CHANGE)

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Your mission: The Catchment Hydrology and Geomorphology Lab (CHANGE) led by Prof. Sara Bonetti at EPFL in Sion is looking for a PhD student to work on the SNSF-funded project SMART-AGRI (A global spatially-explicit quantification of the benefits of climate-smart agricultural practices under future climates). Sustainable food production requires finding the right balance between food (…)

ENAC – Ph.D. Position in Personal Comfort Systems and Building Energy (ICE)

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The Laboratory of Integrated Comfort Engineering (ICE) at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) is seeking an exceptionally driven and skilled Ph.D. candidate to contribute to cutting-edge research on personalized thermal comfort systems and their contribution to energy reduction in buildings. This position is supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation and involves collaboration with Empa (Swiss Federal (…)

ENAC-PhD student in environmental geomicrobiology (EML)

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EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, is one of the most dynamic university campuses in Europe and ranks among the top 20 universities worldwide. The EPFL employs more than 6,500 people supporting the three main missions of the institution: education, research and innovation. The EPFL campus offers an exceptional working environment at (…)

ENAC-PhD student in soil and environmental microbiology (EML)

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EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, is one of the most dynamic university campuses in Europe and ranks among the top 20 universities worldwide. The EPFL employs more than 6,500 people supporting the three main missions of the institution: education, research and innovation. The EPFL campus offers an exceptional working environment at (…)

ENAC – Ph.D. Position in Modeling Human Thermoregulation (ICE)

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The Laboratory of Integrated Comfort Engineering (ICE) at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) is seeking a highly motivated and talented Ph.D. candidate to contribute to cutting-edge research in the field of personalized human thermoregulation modeling. The primary objective of this Ph.D. position is to advance the field of human thermoregulation modeling through the lens of personalization. The (…)

ENAC – PhD position in microbial one-carbon metabolisms and biotechnology (MICROBE)

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We are seeking a highly motivated PhD student to join our team at the Institute of Environmental Engineering at EPFL (the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne). The selected candidate will engage in cutting-edge research in applied environmental microbiology. The research will focus on the physiology of microorganisms with one-carbon metabolisms, such as CO2 reduction (…)

ENAC-PhD position in Urban Sociology Laboratory (LASUR)

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Doctoral candidate (48 months, 100%), starting date: Mai 2024 The successful applicant will be part of the SNSF project “the Responsible City” and based at the Social and Cultural Geography research group. This is a 48-months long collaborative project with researchers at UZH, EPFL, UniNE and ETH, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation SNSF (…)

ENAC – PhD Positions in Earthquake Engineering / Structural Engineering (EESD)

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We are looking for PhD Candidates to work on topics related to testing and numerical modelling of stone masonry structures. Your profile: You have a Master’s degree in structural/civil engineering and a strong background in structural mechanics and finite element simulations. Knowledge of masonry mechanics is of advantage. Good programming skills are required. You are (…)