Master Thesis Proposal - Computational Fluid Dynamics at Kamstrup

Are you considering writing your master thesis on computational fluid dynamics? Do you want to learn more about the industrial applications of the physics of fluids in collaboration with a company? Are you ready to conduct your own research project focusing on the development of automated analysis methods by Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)?

Industrial application of Computational Fluid Dynamics
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The opportunity
We are offering the opportunity to drive your own research project, which will cover aspects such as identification of the targets, development of an investigation plan, performing of tests (experimental or numerical, in principle using the tools available at Kamstrup), post-processing of the results obtained and presentation of the findings in a scientific paper/report. The report might be considered for publication in a peer-reviewed journal.

Field of Interests: Physics/Engineering
We are looking for a master student who is motivated to push the boundaries of knowledge and technology in a rapidly evolving company. You are studying a master’s degree in engineering, physics or similar, and have a good theoretical background in fluid mechanics. Prior knowledge of OpenFOAM and coding/scripting in bash and python are an asset. The final specifications for the project will be agreed on based on your interest, Kamstrup’s needs and requirements from the supervising professor.

Possible research fields are:

  • Analysis and implementation of topology optimization techniques in flow-based problems using CFD
  • Implementation of ultrasound propagation models into existing CFD simulation tools
  • Numerical-experimental comparison and improvement of current CFD simulations with Laser Doppler Velocimetry (LDV) or Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV)
  • Development and improvement of uncertainty quantification models into existing CFD simulations

We offer more than just a project

  • Office space
  • Mentorship from a passionate Kamstrup industry expert
  • Tap into ”real world” industrial application
  • Access to international industry network, customer/ supplier/partner relevant to your project

Do you want to be a part of Kamstrup?
Please submit your application by using the link below. Applications are reviewed on a continuous basis, but you can expect a response within six weeks. Any details regarding the collaboration will be individually agreed upon.

Kamstrup is located in Stilling, between Aarhus and Skanderborg, and bus number 200 takes you right to the door.

If you have any questions about the position, please contact Head of Flow Lab, Martino Reclari on phone: +45 89 93 10 00.

About Kamstrup
Kamstrup develops, produces and sells smart energy and water meters, relating reading systems, data analysis tools and services to utilities and other users over the entire world. Through our leadership, expertise and passion for partnership, we always think forward in pursuit of a brighter energy future; one that advances the performance of every customer, whilst creating lasting value for the communities they serve. We take responsibility for the way we act and we are committed to reduce waste with the purpose of securing clean water and energy to a maximum number of people.

Kamstrup has over 1.500 employees in more than 20 countries with headquarters in Denmark. Kamstrup has a healthy economy, growth rates and a strong focus on development of technology and staff. You can read more about Kamstrup on our website and see our annual report here. You can also follow us on LinkedIn and Facebook, to be updated on latest news and vacant positions.

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