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Argonne National Laboratory Postdoctoral Appointee – Thermodynamics and Uncertainty Quantification of Multi-Component Materi in Lemont, Illinois

Postdoctoral Appointee – Thermodynamics and Uncertainty Quantification of Multi-Component Materi

Requisition Number: 407114 Location: Lemont, IL

Functional Area: Research and Development Division: AMD-Applied Materials Division

Employment Category: Temporary 6 Months or Greater Education Required: Doctorate Degree or equivalent

Level (Grade): 700 Shift: 8:30 - 5:00 Share: Facebook LinkedIn Twitter

This is an opportunity for a knowledgeable and creative individual to participate in a multi­disciplinary project on modeling thermodynamic properties of multi-component materials and evaluating uncertainty of data and models. The project leverages upon recent developments in materials science, data science, calculations of phase diagrams (CALPHAD), Bayesian statistics, and uncertainty quantification.

The successful candidate will work in the Applied Materials division of the Energy and Global Security directorate developing mathematical models, software, and experimental validation methodologies for assessing and/or predicting phase stability in multi-component metals and ceramics. Beyond this primary project, the successful candidate will participate in other multi-disciplinary projects, including design of materials for energy applications and optimization of manufacturing processes.

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