Applications from Indian nationals are invited for Project Appointment under the following project. Appointment shall be on contractual basis with consolidated pay, renewable yearly or upto the duration of the project, whichever is earlier. In this project we aim to develop novel ultrathin and highly permeable membranes based on the assembly of microgels with self-cleaning ability for clean water and separation applications. The candidate is expected to synthesize novel polymers and microgels and perform membrane preparation and analysis
1.Title of the Project: Self-cleaning Ultrathin Microgel Membranes for Clean Water and Separation Application (RP03581G)
2.Funding Agency: Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)
3.Name of the Project Investigator: Prof. Bijay Prakash Tripathi
4.Deptt/.Centre: Department of Material Science & Engineering (CPSE)
5.Duration of the Project :Upto 09/08/2021
6.Name Of the Post: Jr. Research Fellow (1)
7.Consolidated fellowship / Pay-slab :Rs.31,000/- p.m. plus HRA @ 24%
8.Qualifications:M.Sc / M.Tech. in Chemistry / Organic chemistry /Polymer Science / Material Science / Chemical Engineering / Membranes. Candidate should have obtained first class in both bachelor and master degrees with NET/GATE* qualification.
9.Desirable: Prior experience of research in polymer synthesis, membranes, separation & purification, or similar research areas.*The requirement of NET/GATE examination for the selection to the post of JRF may be relaxed for the candidates who have graduated from Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs) with a CGPA of more than 8.000 (80% aggregate marks).