4 year MSc + PhD place at Oxford University
Topic: Mechanical properties and microstructure of high pressure, high temperature polycrystalline diamond.
Candidate profiles: Candidates must complete the standard Oxford University Application for Graduate Studies (more…)
Place: The successful applicant will follow the four-year EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Diamond Science and Technology programme, which involves a one year MSc based at Warwick University followed by a 3-year DPhil at Oxford.
Funding: The studentship is jointly funded by the Department of Materials at Oxford University and the company Element 6.
Duration: The 4-year studentship will provide full fees and maintenance for a student with Home or EU fee status. The stipend is expected to be at least £14,777 per year. Applicants with overseas fee status would have to provide from their own sources the difference between tuition fees at the home rate and overseas rate.
Deadline: Applications will be considered as and when they are received and this position will be filled as soon as possible, but the latest date for receipt of applications will be 24 August 2018.