See PhD Programs in Materials Science in Europe 2019
A PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. Once one attains a PhD he or she may often be referred to as a doctor.
Scientists in the field of materials science research and develop new ways to make resources used all over the world. With a multidiscipline approach that includes engineering, design, and applied sciences, students can prepare for careers in both the private and public sector.
There are more than four thousand higher education organizations in Europe, from leading research institutions to small, teaching-focused universities. Europe itself is not as much different than other continents, reaching from the Arctic Circle to the coast of Africa.
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AdvamTech is a PhD sponsored by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (Portuguese Foundation for the Science and Technology), and it integrates all universities where scie
Doctoral Programme in Advanced Materials and Processing
AdvamTech is a PhD sponsored by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (Portuguese Foundation for the Science and Technology), and it integrates all universities where scientific research in the field of Materials Science and Engineering is performed, namely Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Universidade de Lisboa, Universidade de Coimbra, Universidade da Beira Interior, Universidade de Aveiro, Universidade do Porto and Universidade do Minho.
Seventy percent of all technical innovations are directly or indirectly linked to materials. This percentage has been increasing since 1970 and is forecast to continue increasing steadily until 2030Æ Advanced Materials have been identified by the European Commission as one of the five Key Enabling Technologies....
The goal of the Doctoral Programme in Materials Engineering is to train experts and researchers in the area of Materials Engineering, which are highly qualified and able
Doctoral Programme in Materials Engineering
The goal of the Doctoral Programme in Materials Engineering is to train experts and researchers in the area of Materials Engineering, which are highly qualified and able to perform autonomous research, development, and innovation work in the academic or industrial environment.
The programme is organized according to the following principles:
To complete the training of master and 1st cycle degree holders in the areas of Sciences and Engineering, granting advanced training in emergent areas of Materials Engineering, namely regarding innovation and development of materials/products, technologies, and processes for new applications.
To develop research methodology and experimentation skills which allow the autonomous development (either individually or within a research team) of research and development (R&D) activities covering all aspects of the R6D process: revision of the state-of-the-art, project planning, selection and application of research methods and procedures, writing R&D results reports, etc.
Access to higher education
The objective of the course is providing the relevant educational and scientific knowledge.
Doctoral Programme in science and engineering of polymers and composites
The objective of the course is providing the relevant educational and scientific knowledge that will be required to: i) encourage students to develop, in an independent way, scientific work and deeply advanced research in the envisaged field, ii) provide students advanced knowledge in the field of science and engineering of polymers and composites, iii) deepen the knowledge acquired by students in previous cycle courses in order to provide them a better training and preparation to the active life, so they may contribute to the advancement of current knowledge in the science and engineering of polymers and composites through a research creative, critical and independent...
The purpose of our graduate program is to inform multidisciplinary research perspective in the field of materials science and mechanical engineering and to educate tomorr
About the program
The purpose of our graduate program is to inform multidisciplinary research perspective in the field of materials science and mechanical engineering and to educate tomorrow’s problem-solvers in light of increased competitiveness and new global challenges. Our approach in our graduate-level training is to motivate students to conduct groundbreaking research in materials science and mechanical engineering. Our program offering a Ph.D. degree is conducted in English and can be completed in four years.
Through the Mechanical Engineering Department at AGU, students will be equipped with critical thinking, analyzing, problem-solving skills and self-confidence that are necessary for developing and producing systems for the needs of the present day and the future. In addition, for those who are interested in scientific aspects of Mechanical Engineering, there is always an opportunity to conduct research and to become an academician....
Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
The aim of this program is to provide students with advanced experimental and theoretical knowledge and skills covering the full spectrum of condensed matter physics and
The aim of this program is to provide students with advanced experimental and theoretical knowledge and skills covering the full spectrum of condensed matter physics and material research and prepare them for the active and creative use of acquired knowledge in the modern directions of basic research and relevant applications.
The program does not contain specializations.
Description of verification and evaluation criteria
Admission for studies
Admission for studies will be granted to the applicants, who:
submitted a complete application form together with all obligatory attachments before the deadline,
they were granted an entrance examination waiver or they successfully passed the entrance examination,
they successfully passed the language examination or they got a waiver of it.
The field of study is focused on various kinds of advanced metallic materials like high-strength and thermally resistant light-weight alloys and intermetallics for highly
The field of study is focused on various kinds of advanced metallic materials like high-strength and thermally resistant light-weight alloys and intermetallics for highly demanding applications, metallic biomaterials for permanent and temporary medical implants, nano-crystalline alloys, highly corrosion resistant materials for power and building industry, historical materials for objects of cultural heritage etc. In addition, processes of metal recovery from wastes and advanced surface treatment processes of metallic materials improving corrosion resistance, mechanical performance and biocompatibility are studied. During the study and experimental work, students obtain fundamental knowledge on the relationships between preparation of materials, their internal structure, mechanical and chemical properties. Kinetics and mechanisms of corrosion reactions, phase transformations, mechanical strengthening processes, physical phenomena of metallic materials and chemical reactions during waste processing are studied. Students meet advanced experimental methods for preparation of novel materials and surface layers, as well as for complex characterization of their internal structure, mechanical and physical properties, corrosion behavior....
Material Engineering is focused on a very complex area of research, development, preparation, processing, characterization, and use of materials for various applications.
Material Engineering is focused on a very complex area of research, development, preparation, processing, characterization, and use of materials for various applications. This includes both the theoretical bases of material processes, particularly physics and chemistry of heterogeneous systems, kinetics of solid-state reactions and transport phenomena and the area of evaluation of functional properties of various kinds of materials for specific applications. As for the materials applications, dissertation theses are focused primarily on materials for electronics, photonics, and materials for bio-applications. Considerable attention is also paid to nanostructured materials, their preparation, properties, analyses, and evaluation of toxic effects. During the study and own research work, the students obtain thorough knowledge about the preparation and properties of various kind of materials. They will meet the advanced analytical and characterization methods for a study of dependence among materials composition, structure, and properties of materials (including of biocompatibility), as well as the mathematical methods and models for describing the technological processes and properties of materials....
This programme is based on the cooperation of two universities and one research institute - Brno University of Technology, Masaryk University and the Institute of Physics
Advanced Materials and Nanosciences
CEITEC BUT offers you a unique inter-institutional graduate programme, which in general is based on the CEITEC project research programmes. Currently, one doctoral programme is available – Advanced Materials and Nanosciences. This programme is based on the cooperation of two universities and one research institute - Brno University of Technology, Masaryk University and the Institute of Physics of Materials of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
The Advanced Materials and Nanosciences programme is composed of two fields of study:
Advanced Nanotechnologies and Microtechnologies
Advanced Nanotechnologies and Microtechnologies
The aim of the study is to raise experts in the field of materials engineering and engineering technologies with the emphasis on chemical processes and material propertie
Chemistry, Technology, and Properties of Materials
Level of course unit: Doctoral
Faculty: Faculty of Chemistry
Academic year: 2019/2020
A title awarded: Ph.D.
Qualification awarded: Ph.D. in the field "Chemistry, Technology and Properties of Materials"
Level of qualification: Doctoral (3rd cycle)
Specific admission requirements:
We expect knowledge of basic chemical, physical and physically-chemical concepts and principles to the extent specified for the comprehensive MA exam in chemistry, physics and physical chemistry at the Faculty of Chemistry of the Brno University of Technology, eventually at other similarly focused BUT faculties or other university faculties. Other requirements: interest in engineering and scientific work, knowledge of English and good results in the previous study (better than average grade of 2)....
The University of Nottingham - Faculty of Engineering
Research involving materials processing and characterization with a diversity of applications. MPhil/ Ph.D. projects are specialized research projects defined in conjunct
This course requires a 2:1 or international equivalent and/or masters at merit level or above in a relevant subject, and an IELTS level 6.0 (5.5 in each element). It is usually completed over a period of around three years.
Facilities include a range of materials-testing and characterisation techniques, including an electron microscope suite, networked computers to support computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided engineering (CAE) using industry-standard software packages; solid mechanics, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, vibration, control, mechatronics; a full range of wind tunnels including a climatic tunnel; aero-engine test rigs and associated equipment and processes; fully automated 3D and 2D laser Doppler Anemometers and particle image velocimeters; a water jet cutting machine; high precision scales; and a welding system....
An interdisciplinary program on the physical and chemical fundamentals of material synthesis, characterization, structure-property behavior, processing and computational
PhD in Material Science and Engineering
An interdisciplinary program on the physical and chemical fundamentals of material synthesis, characterization, structure-property behavior, processing, and computational modeling; with emphasis on practical laboratory experience.
Research areas of interest:
Photonics & laser materials
Polymeric materials & composites
Fuel cells & hydrogen storage materials
Processing & device applications
Protein biochemistry & biotechnology
Micro-optics & micro-nano system technologies
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Personal and Educational Background Information (CV)
3 Recommendation Letters
TOEFL or UDS&KPDS Requirement (for those whose native language is not English) New Internet-Based: Minimum Score 80Computer Based: Minimum Score 213Paper Based: Minimum Score 550UDS / KPDS: 87
ALES scores (required for all Turkish nationals)
GRE scores (required from foreign students; optional for Turkish students)
Official transcripts from all the universities attended
Statement of Purpose
Areas of Interest
The doctoral study program Engineering Technology is focused on independent scientific and research projects in the field of engineering technology. Its aim is to produce
Ph.D. in Technologies and Materials
The doctoral study programme Engineering Technology is focused on independent scientific and research projects in the field of engineering technology. Its aim is to produce highly-educated and creative graduates capable of taking part in scientific, research and professional activities in the studied field.
The graduates are able to independently apply the mastered skills and the high level of theoretical knowledge provided in lectures and acquired through modern learning methods for solving specific problems in the field of engineering technology. Furthermore, they are familiar with the research methods in the field of engineering technology and capable of critical analysis, evaluation and synthesis, thus able to discuss the results of their investigations and to extend the sum of the current knowledge in a professional way worth of publishing and sharing with other members of the professional community both in their country and abroad....
Graduates of this Ph.D. program are provided with deep knowledge in their specialization, which enables creative and scientific work. They will develop communicative skil
Ph.D. in Textile Engineering, Textile Techniques and Materials Engineering
Graduates of this Ph.D. program are provided with deep knowledge in their specialization, which enables creative and scientific work. They will develop communicative skills and they can clearly express their ideas and opinions. They are familiar with the methodology of processing information. They can find employment in all professions of the branch studied, especially in the research and educational spheres. They are quite well adaptable to demanding job positions in other fields as well as in interdisciplinary research. They are capable of further independent qualification development, they can solve complicated technological or engineering problems....
The doctoral study programme in Material Engineering is focused on independent scientific and research projects in the field of materials. Its aim is to produce highly-ed
The doctoral study programme in Material Engineering is focused on independent scientific and research projects in the field of materials. Its aim is to produce highly-educated and creative graduates capable of taking part in scientific, research and professional applications and developments of materials for mechanical engineering.
The Ph.D. candidates further extend and refine their knowledge of mathematics, physics and applied sciences in the theoretical foundation of the study discipline to be able to succeed in solutions of tasks in the fields of research into new materials, their properties and potential optimal uses for both metallic and non-metallic applications....
According to the classification of scientific fields, the concept of material engineering involves all works in the field of material science and material technologies. I
Double degree programme with partners of Physics and Chemistry of Advanced Materials Network
According to the classification of scientific fields, the concept of material engineering involves all works in the field of material science and material technologies. It is quite a wide totality of scientific problems, involving various issues of the research of materials aiming to improve the present properties of materials, create new materials and obtain information about properties of materials that have not been researched yet (the issues of materials science), as well as works of technological nature aiming to create more efficient methods for production of materials (it is an object of technology). Thus, material engineering can be comprehended as the area involving two inevitably related components: fundamental scientific research and practical engineering. ...