Call for Expression of Interest - The Materials Modeling Group

The Materials Modeling Group of the School of Physics and Earth Sciences, The Technical University of Kenya, has been nominated to participate in an Erasmus Mundus research mobility grant in partnership with University of Cantabria in Spain. A call for expression of interest for participation is made with the following requirements:

Applicant Profile

Students at their final year bachelors in Physics or equivalent and above can apply, with a demonstrable interest and knowledge of materials modeling and a continuing interest in Computational Physics. A strong knowledge and experience in using the Linux environment, as well as working with peers will be a benefit. Students located in TU-K are encouraged to apply.

Activities and Outcomes

The program during the year, will involve active participation in research and academic activities, including a visit to a research collaborator. During the research visit to collaborators, the beneficiary’s costs will be covered by the program’s budget.

Applications and More Information

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