Job Opportunity: EngD in Optimisation of Battery Recycling Processes:
Qualification Type: Professional Doctorate
WMG and Recyclus have created an Engineering Doctorate (EngD) focused on the development of battery recycling technologies. The EngD encompasses a four-year programme supporting talented individuals at varying career stages to develop new critical skill sets in this sector and will also focus on covering contemporary industrial and technical challenges across the battery recycling sector.
Working in WMG Energy Innovation Centre and Recyclus, you will investigate the following activities (but not limited):
» Undertake a market research to assess the availcapability of materials from lithium ion batteries and potential markets for products.
» Work at Recyclus sites to find optimal operational parameters for recycling machinery (e.g. materials characterisation, screening efficiency for scalcapability).
» Apply advanced technologies for powders separation (e.g. eddy current separators, magnetic separators for industrialisation targets).
» Investigate post treatment processes (e.g. electrolyte recovery, vacuum drying and analysis)
» Technology synergies between lead-acid and lithium-ion battery recycling.
Funding Source: Warwick Industrial Fellowship
Stipend: £17,109 plus annual top up of £3.000
Supporting company: Recyclus Group Ltd
manager : Dr John Low
Available to UK nationals and Home fees students
Start date: October 2022
To apply please complete ouronline enquiry formand upload your CV.
Please ensure you meet the minimum requirements before filling in the online form.