Postdoctoral Researcher in Chemical Process Engineering and Design

Dankook University

Yongin-si, Korea, South

Job posting number: #7079568

Posted: June 9, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description
The Process Design Lab of the department of chemical engineering the Dankook University is seeking to recruit Postdoctoral Researchers in the chemical process design field with a good background in Aspen Plus/Aspen HYSYS.
Our lab is involved with process engineering & design aspects of two-phase and single-phase flow boiling, steam reforming, process optimization, heat exchanger networks, Critical Heat Flux, particle dynamics, fluid dynamics as well as electro-plating and modeling batteries. Thus, our work spans a broad range of fields that include heat and mass transfer, chemical reaction engineering, granular convection, and process & plant design. Heat and mass transfer, heat transfer networks, thermal behavior, and safety of processing unit and network of units are primarily simulated using Aspen Plus/Aspen HYSYS which is complemented by a commercial Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software. Therefore, we offer a variety of exciting and rewarding research area with excellent opportunities to collaborate.

Position Requirements:
 Qualified individuals should have a Ph.D. degree in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or related fields.
 Qualified individuals with experience in multiple unit equipment simulation using software such as Aspen Plus or Aspen HYSYS, etc., and good knowledge in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) would be helpful.
 Knowledge in steam reforming practices utilizing methanol, ethanol, or hydrocarbon fuels like natural gas, or knowledge in cryogenic heat transfer would be helpful.
 Skills in computer programming skills in programming languages such as MATLAB, C/C++, and other relevant languages would be helpful.
 High level of scientific creativity and a strong aptitude for problem-solving.
 Ability to demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills.
 Self-starter that can carry out tasks with minimal oversight.

Special Notes:
 Knowledge of the Korean language would be helpful but not required. Most communication is conducted in English.

Working conditions:
 Yearly salary: 38,000,000 KRW before tax
 1-year contract

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