CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Jobs > Job Record #18695

CFD Jobs Database - Job Record #18695

Job Record #18695
TitleComputational Modeling of Hypersonic Flow and Plasma Physics
CategoryPhD Studentship
EmployerUniversity of North Dakota, Mechanical Engineering
LocationUnited States, North Dakota, Grand Forks
InternationalYes, international applications are welcome
Closure DateMonday, April 01, 2024
Ph.D. Positions in Computational Modeling of Hypersonic Flow and Plasma Physics

About this position:

The Computational Gas Dynamics and Plasma Physics Lab in the Department of 
Mechanical Engineering ( at the 
University of North Dakota is looking for applications for funded Ph.D. positions 
with a start date of Fall 2024. The successful candidate will carry out 
computational research on the modeling and simulation of hypersonic flow and 
plasma physics, using both continuum and kinetic theory methods coupled with high 
performance computing. They will have the opportunity to participate in existing 
and be encouraged to pursue new collaborative research.


The ideal candidate should have earned a B.S. and M.S. degree in Aerospace 
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, 
Applied Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, or a closely related field.

Preferred qualifications include:

•  Strong background in fluid dynamics, computational fluid dynamics, statistics, 
and numerical methods and analysis.
•  Strong programming ability in C++, Python, or other object-oriented programming 
•  Experience developing numerical methods and computer code.
•  Experience with high performance computing.

To Apply: Please email Dr. Chonglin Zhang at with the 
subject line "Ph.D. Application", including a brief cover letter, your CV, and 
unofficial transcripts in a single PDF file. I receive large amount of 
applications and please only use the above subject line in your email. Otherwise I 
will not be able to locate your email and review your application. The review 
process will commence immediately and will continue until the positions are 
Contact Information:
Please mention the CFD Jobs Database, record #18695 when responding to this ad.
NameChonglin Zhang
Email ApplicationYes
AddressUpson II Room 266
243 Centennial Dr Stop 8359
Grand Forks, ND 58202-8359
Record Data:
Last Modified18:41:18, Friday, March 01, 2024

[Tell a Friend About this Job Advertisement]

Go to top Go to top