PhD opportunities

Microstructure evolution during hot form quench (HFQ) process of 2219 aluminum alloy for aeronautic applications

Thesis proposal

Area of expertiseSciences et génie des matériaux
Doctoral SchoolISMME - Ingénierie des Systèmes, Matériaux, Mécanique, Énergétique
Research unitCentre des Matériaux
Keywordsthermomechanical processing, plasticity, hardening precipitation, recrystallisation and recovery, microstructure characterization
AbstractThis PhD will take place in CEMEF in Sophia Antipolis (18 months) and CMAT in Evry (and Versailles from 2025) (12 months) and the last 6 months at Airbus Nantes.
ProfileEngineer and / or Master of Science - Good level of general and scientific culture. Good level of knowledge of French (B2 level in french is required) and English. (B2 level in english is required) Good analytical, synthesis, innovation and communication skills. Qualities of adaptability and creativity. Teaching skills. Motivation for research activity. Coherent professional project.

Prerequisite (specific skills for this thesis):
Master or engineering degree in materials science with good knowledge of phase transformations and plasticity mechanisms in metallic alloys. Motivation for experimental work.

Applicants should supply the following :
• a detailed resume
• a copy of the identity card or passport
• a covering letter explaining the applicant's motivation for the position
• detailed exam results
• two references : the name and contact details of at least two people who could be contacted
• to provide an appreciation of the candidate
• Your notes of M1, M2
• level of English equivalent TOEIC
to be sent
FundingConvention CIFRE