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PhD “Molecular Modeling for Design of Biochar Materials”

PhD studentship through E4 DOCTORAL TRAINING PARTNERSHIP

The project brings molecular modeling into biochar research, providing atomistic details to the key properties of biochar, and through this enabling the informed design and optimization of biochar for desirable functionality.

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Supervisors Valentina Erastova and Ondrej Masek, UK Biochar Research Centre

Start: September 2020

Eligibility: Fully funded for UK and EU (with ILR) citizens

Deadline: 9th January 2020

Application process information here

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PhD “Weathering of Clays under Extreme Conditions”

PhD studentship through E4 DOCTORAL TRAINING PARTNERSHIP

“Weathering of Clays under Extreme Conditions: Implications for the Biosphere and Extraterrestrial Environments”Planets2MD

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Supervisors Dr Valentina Erastova and Prof Charles Cockell, UK Centre for Astrobiology 

Start: September 2020

Eligibility: Fully funded for UK and EU (with ILR) citizens

Deadline: 9th January 2020

Application process information here