Department of Mechanical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/116

Applications are invited for Two JRF positions open for candidates with

  1. Ph.D/M.Tech in Mechanical or Materials Engineering with knowledge of XRD, Crystallography and Electron Microscopy and
  2. Ph.D/M.Tech in Civil, Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering with knowledge of flow in porous media.

Qualifications and Experience desired: The candidates must have background in crystallography, XRD, Rietveld analysis an allied areas or Computational aspects of flow in porous media.

Salary: Consolidated salary of Rs. 30,000/- per month.

The posts are purely temporary, and the duration of appointment will be for One year with the possibility of further extension based on performance. Interested candidates must apply within 15 days by email to Dr .Sumit Basu (, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur. They should enclose a detailed CV and indicate when they will be available for appointment. Hard copies of applications may also be sent to


Ms Anshu Kanaujia

Computational Mechanics Group

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,
Kanpur- 208016, U.P., India