Christian Michelsen Research AS

Address: Fantoftvegen 38, 5072 BERGEN
Phone: +47 55574040

Vacancy Details

Created 02.12.2014
Expires 31.01.2015
Company Christian Michelsen Research AS
Employment Full-time
Job type Permanent
County Rogaland
Phone +47 55574040

Job description

  • GexCon seeks a competent candidate with an MSc degree in engineering, physics, applied mathematics, or similar, that is motivated for embarking on a 4-year PhD project in our company. Hands-on experience from mathematical modelling of multiphase flow and/or combustion phenomena is an advantage.
  • The work entails implementing, validating and documenting models for multi-phase flow and turbulent flame propagation in dust clouds in the CFD tool FLACS-DustEx (DESC).
  • Project proposals and project management of occasional consulting projects for industry.
  • Dissemination of results in the form of journal publications and presentations at conferences.


  • MSc degree in engineering, physics, applied mathematics, or similar, that qualifies for admittance to the PhD program at the University of Bergen.
  • Familiar with scientific programming languages, such as FORTRAN or C++, and scripting tools such as Python.
  • Proficient in Linux and Windows.
  • Experience with CFD and/or knowledge about dust explosions is an advantage.

Education field

  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Chemistry

Education level

  • College / University, Master's degree

Personal qualities

  • Excellent problem solving capabilities.
  • Well-developed communication skills.
  • Good command of the English language.
  • Working knowledge of German is an advantage.
  • Able to manage and control own workload.



To read more and find out how to apply, please visit Christian Michelsen Research here.