Postdoctoral Fellow in Digital Twin Modelling of Machine Learning-Enabled Machinery job with UNIVERSITY OF STAVANGER

Job description
The University of Stavanger invitations candidates for a place as Postdoctoral Fellow in Digital Twin Modelling of Machine Learning-Enabled Machinery used for Innovative Offshore Applications on the Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science. The place is vacant from 01.08.2022.
The goal of the place is to strengthen analysis, and to present researchers/students holding a doctoral diploma the chance for additional qualification towards prime tutorial positions.
Postdoctoral Fellow is employed for a interval of two years and 4 months.
The place will likely be affiliated with the next tasks: Dynavac Separator A sustainable and accountable system to deal with offshore drilling waste and Swell Energy Convertor Proof of Principle Study for PTO system . The place is financed by two tasks co-funded by the Research Council of Norway and the business.
The qualifying venture will likely be carried out on the University of Stavanger. It is assumed that the appointee will work full time on the venture and that she/he’ll take part in the tutorial neighborhood.
About the analysis tasks
The postdoctoral venture will give attention to growing digital twins for the detailed modelling and evaluation of the revolutionary machine learning-enabled equipment programs investigated in the analysis tasks. The function is to permit for extra optimum design, operations and upkeep of these programs.
Dynavac Separator A sustainable and accountable system to deal with offshore drilling waste
This venture is owned and led by Dynamic Well Solutions AS. In this venture, the Dynavac Separator (DynaSep) which is a novel, absolutely built-in waste dealing with system that may permit drilling mud waste to be handled immediately onboard an offshore rig, is proposed. This system is a digitalised, sustainable, accountable and cost-efficient waste administration answer. DynaSep will course of the drilling mud waste onboard the rig to a treatable degree by the rig s personal drilling waste processing models. This is very useful for the environmental footprint, because it eliminates the necessity to ship the drilling mud waste to shore for remedy. This additionally entails vital price financial savings and the elimination of weather-dependent and harmful crane lifting actions. DynaSep is characterised by a completely built-in automated system supported by pc and machine studying, and all operations are carried out routinely in a seamless vogue. Moreover, the product will be put in on offshore drilling platforms resembling jack-ups, semi-submersibles and drillships. This venture will design, construct, exhibit, quantify the efficiency and present the robustness of the DynaSep system utilizing superior state-of-the-art digital twin fashions in mixture with detailed reliability assessments.
Swell Energy Convertor Proof of Principle Study for PTO system
This venture is owned and led by Ocean Energies AS. In this venture, the proof of precept of the ability take-off system in the swell vitality convertor (SWC), a big wave vitality converter (a single unit is 50 to 70 m broad), is carried out. The SWC will utilise Norway s proud historical past and excessive offshore engineering and building competency, starting from fishing vessels to state-of-the-art offshore drilling rigs. Careful planning is required to cut back each technical and monetary dangers when growing such a big offshore building. This pre-project will develop a digital twin, preliminary baseline design and preliminary latching management design of the PTO system that’s essential for the continuation of analysis and growth (R&D) in the primary venture.
Qualification necessities
You should have a ph.d. with a specialisation related for the venture. The ph.d. thesis should have been submitted for analysis throughout the utility deadline for the place and authorized earlier than accession.
You should even have expertise with the event of giant advanced digital twins, ideally utilizing multi-body strategies, finite component strategies and/or Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD).
It will likely be a bonus if in case you have expertise with machine studying and design of mechanical programs.
You should have good command of each oral and written English.
In the evaluation the next standards will likely be emphasised:
submitted scientific work and your private expertise for finishing the venture throughout the timeframe
worldwide expertise and community
{qualifications} throughout the areas of creativity, innovation and commercialisation of analysis
good teamwork, communication expertise and skill to take part in analysis communities throughout organisational models
means to work independently in a structured method
motivation, sense of accountability and accountability, work capability and enthusiasm for analysis

We provide
different duties in a big, thrilling and socially necessary organisation
an bold work neighborhood which is growing quickly. We attempt to incorporate workers in any respect ranges in strategic choices and promote a casual environment with a flat organisational construction
wage in accordance with the State Salary Scale, 17.510, code 1352, NOK 530.000 – 590.000 gross per 12 months. The next wage could also be thought of in particular instances. From the wage, 2% is deducted as a contribution to the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund.
automated membership in the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund, which offers beneficial insurance- and retirement advantages
beneficial membership phrases at a gymnasium and on the college sports activities membership, SiS sports activities membership at campus
employment with an Inclusive Workplace organisation which is dedicated to lowering sick go away, growing the proportion of workers with lowered working capability, and growing the quantity of professionally lively seniors
Hjem-jobb-hjem, discounted public transport to and from work
as an worker in Norway, you’ll have entry to an optimum well being service, in addition to good pensions, beneficiant maternity/paternity go away, and a aggressive wage. Nursery locations are assured and fairly priced.
relocation programme
language programs: On this web page you possibly can see which language programs you might be entitled to (lookup language programs underneath employment situations)
University of Stavanger values independence, involvement and innovation. Diversity is revered and regarded a useful resource in our work and studying surroundings. Universal design characterises bodily and digital studying environments, and we attempt to offer affordable changes for workers with disabilities.
You are inspired to use regardless of gender, incapacity or cultural background.
The college goals to recruit extra ladies throughout the topic space. If a number of candidates are thought of to have equal {qualifications}, feminine candidates will likely be given precedence.
Contact info
More info on the place will be obtained from Professor Yihan Xing, tel: +47 51 83 10 58 , e-mail: [email protected]
Information in regards to the appointment process will be obtained from HR advisor Rosa Andrade, tel: +47 51 83 11 91, e-mail: [email protected]
To apply for this place please comply with the hyperlink “Apply for this job”. Your utility letter, related schooling and work expertise in addition to language expertise have to be registered right here. In the applying letter, you need to state your analysis pursuits and motivation for the place.
The following paperwork have to be uploaded as attachments to your utility:
CV with a full abstract of your schooling and expertise
documentation of authorized ph.d. If you haven’t accomplished the ph.d., you might enclose a affirmation from the establishment on the anticipated date of acquiring the doctoral diploma.
full record of tutorial publications with info on the place they’re revealed. You may additionally add as much as 5 publications, together with your ph.d. thesis or revealed monograph based mostly upon the thesis.
transcripts and certificates, and different documentation that you simply contemplate related
Applications are evaluated based mostly on the data out there in Jobbnorge on the applying deadline. You ought to be certain that your utility exhibits clearly how your expertise and expertise meet the standards that are set out above.
The documentation have to be out there in both a Scandinavian language or in English. If the full measurement of the attachments exceeds 30 MB, they have to be compressed earlier than add.
Please word that info on candidates could also be revealed even when the applicant has requested to not be included in the official record of candidates – see Section 25 of the Freedom of Information Act. If your request just isn’t granted, you can be notified.
UiS solely considers functions and attachments registered in Jobbnorge.
General info
The engagement is to be made in accordance with the rules in power regarding State Employees and Civil Servants, and the acts regarding Control of the Export of Strategic Goods, Services and Technology. If your utility is taken into account to be in battle with the standards in the latter laws, it is going to be rejected with out additional evaluation.
Employment as Postdoctoral Fellow is regulated in “Regulations regarding phrases and situations of employment for the posts of post-doctoral analysis fellow and analysis fellow, analysis assistant and resident”.
Your {qualifications} for the place, based mostly on documentation registered in Jobbnorge, will likely be assessed by an inside professional committee. Based on the committee’s assertion, related candidates will likely be invited to an interview earlier than any suggestions are made. References may also be obtained for related candidates. More in regards to the hiring course of on our web site.
UiS has an Acquisition of Rights Agreement for the aim of securing rights to mental property created by its workers, together with analysis outcomes.
It is a prerequisite that you’ve got a residence which lets you be current at/out there to the tutorial neighborhood throughout unusual working hours.
The place has been introduced in each Norwegian and English. In the case of variations of which means between the texts, the Norwegian textual content takes priority.
UiS – problem the well-known and discover the unknown
The University of Stavanger (UiS) has about 12,000 college students and a couple of,200 workers. The college has excessive ambitions. We attempt to have an revolutionary and worldwide profile, and be a driving power in information growth and in the method of societal change. Our frequent course is pushed by consideration for inexperienced and sustainable change and equitable social growth, by means of new methods of managing pure sources and facilitating higher cities and native communities. Energy, well being and welfare, studying for all times are our focus areas.
In fixed collaboration and dialogue with our environment, regionally, nationally and internationally, we take pleasure in an open and inventive local weather for schooling, analysis, innovation, dissemination and museum actions. Academic life on the University of Stavanger is organised into six colleges comprising varied departments/colleges and National Research Centres, in addition to the Museum of Archaeology. We are a member of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities. The college is positioned in essentially the most enticing area in the nation with greater than 300,000 inhabitants. The Stavanger area has a dynamic labour market and thrilling cultural and leisure actions.
Together with our employees and college students we’ll problem the well-known and discover the unknown.
The Faculty of Science and Technology gives examine packages at bachelor, grasp and doctoral degree. The college has established shut cooperation on analysis with NORCE (Norwegian Research Centre AS) and the regional business. A quantity of grasp’s and doctoral theses are made in collaboration with the business. The college has established analysis collaborations with universities in the US and Europe, and has developed a number of tutorial environments which might be on the forefront internationally.The college has about 2,800 college students and roughly 500 workers on the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Department of Structural Engineering and Materials Science, Department of Mathematics and Physics, Department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering, Department of Energy Resources and the Department of Safety, Economics and Planning.
The Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science carries out analysis and gives examine packages in Offshore Technology, Marine and Subsea Technology, Offshore Wind, Industrial Asset Management, Structural Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The division has a excessive worldwide profile with college students and employees from all over the world. There are at the moment 60 workers together with analysis fellows and postdocs, and 660 college students on the division.

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