There are 2 funded PhD positions available to start Spring 2021 or immediately (remotely) at Purdue University. The project will focus on Techno-Economic-Assessment and Life Cycle Analysis of novel energetics materials being developed at Purdue Energetics Research Center. The student(s) will be part of a big collaborative team working at different aspects of chemistry/sustainability of munitions manufacturing and disposal. Students will also get an opportunity to interact and work in close collaboration with scientists at Army Research Lab.

Qualifications : Preferred background is Undergraduate/Masters degree in Chemical Engineering. Experience with process modeling and programming, familiarity with ASPEN/ChemCad and knowledge of Python programming preferred.

Eligibility : US Citizenship required as the project is funded by US Army Research Lab.

Please send your CV and names of 3 references to Dr. Shweta Singh at [log in to unmask]
Evaluations will begin immediately. Please also share with eligible candidates/graduating seniors looking for research positions.  


Shweta Singh 
Assistant Professor 
Agriculture & Biological Engineering
Environmental & Ecological Engineering
Purdue University

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