AS OF NOW, FRAUNHOFER IPT IN AACHEN IS LOOKING FOR A
Student Assistant (m/f): Modeling and simulation of glass molding processes for complex precision optics

For over last 20 years, Fraunhofer IPT is one of the world’s leading research institutes in the field of technology development for glass molding processes. Our technology enables the production of high precision glass optical components, which can be found in daily applications among various industries such as automotive, lighting or smart devices. To accomplish current projects, we are looking for dedicated and motivated students in research for modeling and simulation of the glass molding process.

Your tasks

  • Multiscale modeling of contact behaviors at the glass-mold interface such as contact heat transfer and friction
  • Material modeling and characterization of glass viscoelastic behaviors
  • Performance of experiments for model validation and simulation

Was Sie mitbringen

  • You study mechanical engineering and simulation sciences
  • You have knowledge on continuum mechanics and nonlinear Finite Element Method (FEM)
  • You have an excellent expertise in MATLAB programing (mandatory)
  • Experience of multiscale modeling and FEM simulation tools, e.g. ABAQUS, are highly preferable

Was Sie erwarten können

  • Excellent environment for gaining research- and practical experiences
  • Ideally bridging your studying knowledge and daily technical tasks from industry
  • Improving your practical skills through the performance of experiments and measurements
Die Vergütung richtet sich nach der Gesamtbetriebsvereinbarung zur Beschäftigung der Hilfskräfte.
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Looking forward to your informative application:
M.Sc. Anh Tuan Vu
Fraunhofer-Institut für Produktionstechnologie IPT
Steinbachstraße 17, 52074 Aachen
anh.tuan.vu@ipt.fraunhofer.de

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