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Job Record #18915
TitlePost-Doc Positions in the Field of Wind Engineering
CategoryPostDoc Position
EmployerHarbin Institute of Technology (HIT)
LocationChina, Guangdong Province, Shenzhen
InternationalYes, international applications are welcome
Closure DateWednesday, March 20, 2024
We are pleased to announce that applications are now open for Post-Doc positions 
in the fields of wind engineering, computational fluid dynamics, and bluff body 
aerodynamics. The successful candidates will have the opportunity to join an 
active research team led by Dr. Gang Hu, who is a Professor at the School of 
Civil and Environmental Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology in Shenzhen, 
China. In addition, the selected candidates will work closely with renowned wind 
engineering teams from The University of Sydney and The Hong Kong University of 
Science and Technology.

Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) is a renowned research university and a 
member of China's elite C9 League. HIT is a Class A Double First Class 
University recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education, consistently ranked 
among the top universities in the country, with a focus on science and 
engineering. U.S. News ranked HIT 6th in the Best Global Universities for 
Engineering from 2017 to 2022. HIT is one of only a few universities in the 
world that have developed, constructed, and launched their own satellites, and 
it excels in missile technology. HIT has three campuses, located from north to 
south: the Harbin campus in Heilongjiang Province, the Weihai campus in Shandong 
Province, and the Shenzhen campus in Guangdong Province. If the application is 
approved, the person will work at the Shenzhen Campus, which is situated in a 
leading global technology hub known as the next Silicon Valley and China's 
Silicon Valley, with the world's third busiest container port. Shenzhen was 
ranked 9th in the 2019 Global Financial Centres Index.

Job Description:

   The successful candidate will mainly work on the following field:
*	Wind effects on structures 
*	Application of machine learning and deep learning in wind engineering 
and fluid mechanics
*	Fluid-structure interactions
*	Numerical simulation of flow around bluff bodies using CFD models


*  A candidate with a PhD (or near completed) degree in Civil 
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering, Aerospace or Applied 
Mathematics is required.

*  Excellent written and verbal communication skills, demonstrated by 
presentation of research results at conferences and through publication; ability 
to perform independent research and a commitment to interdisciplinary research.

*  Excellent programming skills (Python, Matlab…)

*  Experiences with wind engineering and machine learning are desired but 
not essential. 

*  Published 2 or 3 papers (Minimum) in JCR Q1 journals as the first author or 
corresponding author;

*  Obtained a PhD degree from the global top 500 universities within 3 

*  Age limit:  Below 35 years. 

Salary package

The salary and benefits are internationally competitive and commensurate with 
each candidate's experience.

In addition, the applicant satisfies one of the following conditions can apply 
‘Overseas high-level talent program’ of Shenzhen government. Once successful, 
he/she will obtain total 1.6 million subsidies after tax. This subsidy will 
pay 320K each year to the successful applicant for 5 years.  

Prof. Gang Hu

Contact Information:
Please mention the CFD Jobs Database, record #18915 when responding to this ad.
NameDr. Gang Hu,
Email ApplicationYes
AddressChina, Guangdong Province, Shenzhen
Record Data:
Last Modified10:56:40, Thursday, January 04, 2024

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