The National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) is seeking U.S. Citizens to fill multiple research positions to enhance its Process Systems Engineering research team. The preferred qualifications for
each position include a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering with a focus on Process Systems Engineering. All three positions are located at NETL’s Pittsburgh location. Below is a brief description of each position. For additional information or to apply, please
follow the link associated with each position.
Large-scale mathematical optimization of energy systems. The candidate should have experience formulating and solving large scale mixed integer nonlinear programs (MINLP) in commercial and/or open source
optimization environments such as GAMS or AMPL as well as experience developing and improving mathematically based optimization algorithms. Closing date: 11/30/2015.
Simulation-based optimization and uncertainty quantification of energy systems. The candidate should have experience utilizing and developing computational frameworks for simulation-based optimization and
uncertainty quantification of energy systems. Closing date: 11/16/2015.
Rigorous process modeling of energy systems. The candidate should have experience developing and utilizing first principles based models in commercial and/or open source process modeling and optimization
environments such as gPROMS, Aspen Custom Modeler,
PyOMO, ASCEND or GAMS. Closing date: 11/16/2015.
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