Monday, 19 May 2014

United Arab Emirates University Jobs; Research Assistant (Wave Energy Converter)

Job Title     Research Assistant (Wave Energy Converter)
Grade Number     19
Job Ref:     600269
Posting Number     732
Division     College of Engineering - (COE)
Department     Research Affairs - COE
Job Location:    Al-Ain, UAE    
Job Category     Staff
Job Type     Permanent
Employer:    United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

About UAEU
Welcome to the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) - the first and foremost comprehensive national university in the United Arab Emirates. Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU is a comprehensive, research-intensive university enrolling approximately 14,000 Emirati and international students.  As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science.  With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE.

Job Description    
Research Assistant position in “Wave Energy Converter (WEC)”. The candidate will have to work on the design and the construction of a WEC composed of a linear generator, a drive responsible of the actuation of the linear generator, and the associated power electronics devices.
The candidate should be able to implement control techniques in real-time using data acquisition and Matlab. This position is available for one year (renewable)

Minimum Qualification:
Applicant must have an earned a BSc, MSc or PhD in Electrical engineering.

Preferred Qualifications:   
The applicant should have a strong background in Control and/or Power Electronics.

Deadline Date: open until filled

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