The University of Queensland – Australia is seeking a full-time, highly motivated applicant to perform high-quality research in the field of shale gas extraction.
The main objectives of this PhD project are to conduct systematic microstructural, geomechanical and geochemical characterisation of shale samples using cutting edge facilities, to develop novel experimental methods to quantify the response of shale permeability to a number of key parameters such as in-situ stress and water, and to visualise fluid flow in nanopores validated by direct experimental observations.
Application Deadline: August 31, 2020
Eligible Countries: International
Value of Award: $28,092 per annum
Number of Awards: Not Known
Eligible Field of Studies: PhD degree program in the study area of Engineering and Computing.
Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must;
- Have a Bachelor’s degree plus at least 2 years of research experience, including research publications.
- Must have a Master of Philosophy (or another research master’s degree).
- Be proficient in English Language
How To Apply: In order to apply for the opportunity , candidates must take admission in a PhD program at the University of Queensland. After that, students must email the following documents to zhongwei.chen-at-uq.edu.au.
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