PhD scholarship: Development of advanced actuation and sensing system for condition assessment of structures using nonlinear ultrasonic guided waves

                                    About the position: ARC Grant Funded PhD Scholarship - Development of advanced actuation and sensing system for condition assessment of structures using nonlinear ultrasonic guided waves Fully funded PhD scholarship position in Development of advanced actuation and sensing system for condition assessment of structures using nonlinear ultrasonic guided waves available in the University of Adelaide.  The ARC Grant Funded PhD Scholarship is funded by an Australian Research Council Discovery Project. The scholarship aim to support a full-time PhD student  undertaking research in Structural Health Monitoring and Nondestructive Evaluation research area with focus on developing advance actuation and sensing system for condition assessment of structures using ultrasonic wave. This fully funded position is available for three years and with possible 6 month extension. The scholarship is open to both eligible intern

Multiple fully funded PhD scholarship positions at Newcastle University, Australia

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About the scholarship positions: 

The University of Newcastle is seeking for interested candidates with exceptional research potentials to undertake  research in multiple PhD projects across many disciplines in the University. These scholarship positions are open to both domestic and eligible international students with interests in the various available projects. Eligible international Students from all nationalities  with related research interests are highly encouraged to apply. These scholarships will cover tuition fees, living cost, relocation allowance, overseas student health and other financial benefits as specified in the conditions of the offer.

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Who is eligible to apply?

  • All those who meet the University entry requirements
  • All applicants who meet the various project academic requirements and relevant backgrounds
  • Applicants with exceptional research potentials and backgrounds
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How to apply for these scholarships

To apply for these scholarships, all interested applicants will have to send an expression of interest email to the relevant project coordinators or supervisors to discuss their interest. These emails must include:

  1. scanned copies of their academic transcripts,
  2.  CV, 
  3. a brief statement of their research interests, 
  4. and a proposal that specifically links them to the research project.

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The various Scholarship Details and projects

1. Exploring Cyanobacterial Specialised Metabolism Using Heterologous Expression

This project is suitable for students with background in biotech and biosciences. It is a fully funded position and open to eligible students with related background. See details on the project

  • Application Deadline :31 December 2021

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2. Microbial Genomics for Assessing the Health of Water Resources.

Multiple projects are available for this funding and students are allowed to tailor the projects based on their research interest and skills

  • Application Deadline:  31 December 2021

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3. Ramifications of Climate Change on Microbial Ecology in the Pacific Ocean

  • Application Deadline:  31 December 2021

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4. P14 – Application of Inclined Channels in Enhancing Early Gangue Rejection through Gravity and Flotation Separation

  • Application Deadline: Open till positions are filled

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5. P15 – Influence of Turbulence on Coarse Particle Detachment from Air Bubbles

  • Application Deadline: Open till positions are filled

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6. P17 – Computer Modelling Investigation of a Novel Granular Separation Mechanism

  • Application Deadline: Open till positions are filled

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7. Evaluation of A Time-Efficient School-Based Physical Activity Intervention for Older Adolescents Living with Disability

Project Summary: This PhD program funded by the Medical Research Future Fund. The project focuses on the effectiveness of a time-efficient school-based physical activity intervention for older adolescents living with disability.

Role of Candidate: Under the guidance of a dedicated supervisory team the  successful candidate is expected to conduct a systematic review of the literature, contribute to the development of the intervention, assist in the collection of implementation and outcome data, conduct data analyses, and lead research manuscripts commensurate with the requirements of a thesis by publication.

Its a fully funded scholarship, with living allowance  for 3.5 years and the tuition fee scholarship for 4 years.

  • Closing Date: 31 August 2021

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8. Zero-Dimensional Symmetry

Project summary: The main goal of this project is to advance  knowledge of zero-dimensional symmetry, a frontier in symmetry research, by developing new theoretical and computational tools

It is a fully funded scholarships for the duration of study accompany by living cost supports etc. A background in physical sciences, mathematics, or equivalent Excellent written and oral communication skills in English will be an added advantage

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9. P18 – Water-efficient Electrostatic Beneficiation

  • Application Deadline: till positions filled

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10. Estimating the Topology of Low-Dimensional Data Using Deep Neural Networks

Project Summary: This project is seeking for outstanding PhD candidates that can be part of a small team of researchers who will utilise concepts and techniques from computational topology, visualisation and deep neural networks.

Your role as a PhD candidate will be: 

One major component of the research task for you will be  the generation of simulated data. 

A second major component will be the design and training of deep neural networks where existing libraries can be combined with new implementations. Training opportunities are equally available.

Candidates with background and interest in relevant areas of computing or mathematics and related disciplines will be considered.

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Application Guide: Some Quick tips to apply for these PhD scholarships

PhD scholarships are very competitive. To be successful you must be very competitive in your field of interest and be very keen with your application. In most Australian Universities same like in many western countries, to secure a scholarship, you must get an approval from in a supervisor, you must talk with any available supervisor who is ready and available to supervise your work. 
Four easy steps to apply successfully for this scholarship and avoid time wasting
  1. First you must check at the University of Newcastle minimum entry requirements. Only proceed with the application if you meet them ie to the second step below
  2. Secondly, heck the entry criteria for these scholarships projects above and relevant required academic backgrounds. Only proceed to the next step if you meet them
  3. Thirdly, Contact these Prospective Supervisor mentioned above at the University of Newcastle to express your interest in their projects and their support your candidature.. See a guide on how to contact potential supervisors asking for  PhD scholarship position and supervision. You will have to send the expression of interest email along with all the requested documents as they specified above in the various projects. If they find your application suitable for the project, they will then instruct or guide you with the rest of the application process
  4. The final step will be to apply
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