PhD on design and analysis of high pressure hydrogen tanks

PhD on design and analysis of high pressure hydrogen tanks

Fecha límite: 31/12/2022

Referencia: 210322

División: Materials and manufacturing /Mechanical Design & Assesment 


A PhD position is offered. The work focuses on the generation of knowledge for the design and calculation of type IV storage tanks for hydrogen in a gaseous state at very high pressure. For this, mathematical models will be investigated and the necessary calculations and tests of the composite deposit will be carried out, as well as the definition of its interfaces for its use.


  • Degree: Industrial engineering / Mechanical engineering with master’s degree

  • Language: English

  • Software: CAD & FEM 


  • Join a leading technology research company with a clear mission to serve society. Enjoy the opportunity to grow and develop professionally in a positive working environment built on teamwork and trust.

  • Thesis should be completed in 3 years, but may be extended to 4. 

  • Start date: Immediate

  • Timetable:    

    • winter: 7 hours, 45 minutes a day. July and August: 6 hours a day (without a lunch break).

    • Flexitime, starting between 8:00 and 9:30, earliest departure from 16:15.

    • Candidates may choose to leave early on Fridays by working through lunch hour.


  • Cover letter 

  • Current CV with photograph

  • Academic Transcript.



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