PhD scholarship in developing AI-assisted method for modelling of lattice structure

Enhance understanding of intricate patterns, optimize material design, and enable breakthroughs. Contribute to scientific advancements through innovative AI algorithms, machine learning, and data-driven techniques.

Scholarship for development AI-assisted lattice structure modeling, revolutionizing material design, advancing scientific knowledge. Join interdisciplinary team, leverage cutting-edge tech. Shape the future of lattice structures.

33,826 per annum pro rata (full-time study) for 3.5 years

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One scholarship available. 

Seeking top-class students with high distinction, holding a master's degree in Mechanical or Civil Engineering. Strong background in modeling, specifically in finite element methods. Publication experience is preferred. Join our team to contribute to groundbreaking research in AI-assisted lattice structure modeling.

Prepare your Application Materials:
Curriculum Vitae (CV)/Resume: Highlight your educational background, research experience, industry experience (if applicable), skills, and any publications or relevant achievements.
Academic Transcript: Obtain an official copy of your academic transcript showcasing your grades and academic performance, particularly highlighting your high distinction (HD) mark or equivalent.
Expression of Interest: Although not explicitly mentioned, it is likely that you will be required to submit an expression of interest if you are shortlisted. This document typically includes a research proposal or statement outlining your research interests, motivations, and how your experience aligns with the PhD scholarship.
Compose an Email:

Address the email to Jonathan Tran at
Use a clear and professional subject line, such as "PhD Scholarship Application - Lattice Structure."
Begin the email with a formal salutation, such as "Dear Mr. Tran."
Write a Cover Letter:

Introduce yourself and express your interest in the PhD scholarship opportunity in concrete 3D printing.
Mention your academic background, research experience, and any relevant industry experience.
Highlight your high distinction (HD) mark or equivalent, and briefly explain why you are well-suited for this scholarship.
Express your willingness to provide any additional information or documentation as required.
Attach Application Materials:

Attach your CV/resume, academic transcript, and any other documents requested in the scholarship application guidelines.
Save the files in a commonly used format such as PDF, ensuring they are well-organized and clearly labeled.

The ideal PhD candidate should possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills, a passion for research, and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment. Proficiency in programming languages (e.g., Python, MATLAB) and experience with machine learning or data analysis techniques would be advantageous. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as a track record of academic excellence, are highly desirable.

Please contact Jonathan Tran at

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