PhD Position in Environmentally Assisted Cracking of Additive Manufactured Corrosion Resistant Alloys

Hydrogen Embrittlement & Materials Science

A PhD position is available at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringFaculty of Engineering ScienceNorwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway


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Application deadline is February 28th, 2018

Please check out the following link (click here) on the NTNU website for more details about this PhD position.

For further information about the position, please contact: Professor Afrooz Barnoush, (, a prominent expert in the field of degradation of materials mechanical properties under simultaneous effect of mechanical loading and environments like hydrogen embrittlement or stress corrosion cracking.

PhD project description:

A PhD project focuses on researching hydrogen environment influence on the metallic parts built by additive manufacturing, concentrating on high stress-independent cracking. PhD project goal is to analyze environmentally assisted cracking (EAC)…

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