National Wind Tunnel Facility

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/216

Applications are invited for the post of Project Scientist, NWTF IIT Kanpur. The Post is temporary and on contractual basis for a period of one year. The period may be extended based on performance and requirement.

Post: Project Scientist

Number of Post: One (01)

Salary range: Salary: INR 26400-2200-66000 per month (consolidated)

Minimum Qualification: Ph.D in Engineering Mechanics/Mechanical Engineering.

Desirable Qualification:-

  • Familiar with wind tunnel model design, instrumentation & testing.
  • Familiar with basic experimental techniques for wind tunnel testing
  • Familiarity with using OpenFOAM, Ansys, MATLAB, Tecplot, C++.
  • Experience in design softwares such as Linux, Windows, SolidWorks, LaTeX, ImageJ.
  • The candidate should have good knowledge of fluid mechanics/Aerodynamic/Structural mechanics.
  • Knowledge of High Speed Imaging, Image Analysis, Particle Image Velocimetry, Particle Tracking Velocimetry, Laser Instrumentation etc.
  • Should have a good track record of publications.

NWTF reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short-listing the eligible candidates who satisfy qualification and experience. Only shortlisted candidate will be called for interview.

Note: Applications through E-mail will not be considered.

Interested candidates may send their application including the details of complete professional academic record (attach copies of certificates) and work experience to the undersigned on or before October 12, 2023 addressed to:

NWTF Office
National Wind Tunnel Facility
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur - 208 016