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Position: PhD in X-ray Imaging for High-Volume Manufacturing
Institution: University of Warwick
Location: Coventry, England, United Kingdom
Duties: X-ray imaging (X-ray computed tomography, XCT) is used across manufacturing such as aerospace and automotive to identify defects in industrial components and measurement. The technique can provide rich information on internal geometries that are otherwise inaccessible which is its greatest allure, particularly with additive manufacture. But the scanning process can take 30 minutes to a number of hours depending on the part meaning it is only suitable for high-value low-volume applications
Requirements: Prospective candidates are expected to have a minimum 2.1 undergraduate (BEng, MEng, BSc, MSci) and/or postgraduate masters’ qualification (MSc) with 65% or above. The project is suitable for physics, computer science, engineering, or mathematics graduates with strong computational skills
   
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