Job ID: 195437

Postdoc and fully-funded PhD positions in Molecular Simulations of Soft Materials in the USA

Louisiana State University (LSU)

  • Sep. 26, 2022
 
  • Postdoc and fully-funded PhD positions in Molecular Simulations of Soft Materials in the USA
  • Chemical Engineering
  • https://www.lsu.edu/eng/che/people/f...
  • Louisiana State University (LSU)
    Baton Rouge, LA
 
  • Jan. 1, 2023
  • Available immediately
  •  
 
  • Post-Doc
  • Engineering - Other
    Chemical/Petroleum
    Material/Metallurgy
 
 
The projects include investigating conformations, physical/thermodynamic properties of polymers, peptides, proteins, 
and RNAs, building data-driven approaches to predict structures and properties of the soft materials,and free energy
calculations of small drug molecules in different environments.
Position 1: Postdoctoral Researcher  
Qualifications: Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering, Physics, or closely related fields.
Substantial research experience in computational chemistry. Strong computer skills: Linux, Python, etc. Experience with a variety of techniques: LAMMPS, NAMD, GROMACS, AMBER, DFT, ORCA, etc. Good publication record. Starting date: The position is open beginning as early as August 15, 2022. The position is initially a one-year appointment, but funding is available for a second year. Position 2: Ph.D. students Prospective students are expected to have or will receive Bachelors/Masters degree in Chemical engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering and other relevant fields. Strong background in mathematics, coding/computation, thermodynamics, chemical physics, or materials design is preferred, but not required. GRE and TOEFL scores might be required for graduate applications.

Please send emails to Dr. An, yxan@lsu.edu

 
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Contact Information

 
  • Yaxin an
    Chemical Engineering
    Louisiana State University (LSU)
    Baton Rouge, LA
  •  
  • yxan@lsu.edu


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