Postdoc positions in CCUS at NTU, Singapore

The School of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore has 1-2 Postdoc Fellow positions for a project on carbon capture for reduction in GHG emissions from ships.

The positions are listed below. Candidates with suitable background and publications in relevant areas are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates may send a detailed CV to Dr. Xunyuan Yin at xunyuan.yin@ntu.edu.sg. Please include “Postdoc Fellow in Carbon Capture” in the email subject line.¬†

Position 1

Job responsibilities:

  • Carbon capture process modeling and simulations (using Python/Aspen HYSYS)
  • Experimental planning and set up for laboratory test involving the development of CO2 capture technology
  • Publishing papers in journals and conferences
  • Project updates to principal investigator and project stake holders
  • Report writing/presentation

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Process Control or related engineering fields
  • Experience in Aspen HYSYS, Python
  • Knowledge of carbon capture technologies
  • Experience in application of advanced control, state estimation, soft sensor, machine learning, optimization, and/or fault detection and isolation solutions to oil production plants and/or chemical processes
  • Good publication record
  • Good written and spoken English

Position 2

The School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering is seeking for a full-time Research Fellow to join a 2.5-year research project on carbon capture technology for GHG emission reduction from ships.

Job Responsibilities

The Research Fellow will work together with R&D team to conduct the following tasks

  • Data collection and literature survey
  • Process simulation using Aspen HYSYS (or equivalent)
  • Experimental planning and set up for laboratory test involving the development of CO2 capture technology
  • Provide regular project updates to principal investigator and project stake holders
  • Report writing/presentation¬†

Job Requirements

  • PhD in Chemical Engineering, Material Science, Chemistry, Environmental Engineering or related field¬†
  • Capable of using Aspen HYSYS software and developing models
  • Having basic knowledge in carbon capture, utilisation and storage (preferable)
  • Good command of English, both oral and written with ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of individual and professional groups

The Research Fellow will work on a research project on carbon capture technology for GHG emission reduction from ships. The Research Associate will work together with R&D team to conduct the following tasks:

  • Data collection and literature survey
  • Process simulation using Aspen HYSYS (or equivalent)
  • Experimental planning
  • Provide regular project updates to principal investigator and project stake holders

Thomas A. Adams II

Professor of Chemical Engineering at McMaster University