Postdoctoral Research Associate – Additive Manufacturing
- Advanced Structures and Composites Center at the University of Maine
- Location: Orono, ME
- Job Number: 7077562
- Posting Date: Apr 22, 2021
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionThe Advanced Structures and Composites Research Center at The University of Maine has immediate openings for a highly-qualified Postdoctoral Research Associates to support a research program aimed at merging high performance computing (HPC) with large-area additive manufacturing (LAAM) of thermoplastic composite materials and structures. Research activities include development and evaluation of computational tools and methods that will support future realization of a process-informed, physics-based, and HPC-enabled computational framework for LAAM. Such a framework is expected to have the ability to (a) predict the post-fabrication properties and response characteristics of the printed product, (b) optimize the product and the process, and (c) facilitate in-situ monitoring and data feedback for process adjustments by incorporating machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), thereby fulfilling the vision of digital thread / digital twin for additive manufacturing. These positions will start immediately. Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident due to research on controlled projects. Salary up to $65,000 annually and incudes relocation expenses.
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