04/03/2019

EPSRC iCase PhD in Chemistry: Synthesis of boron-nitride-carbon molecular hybrids for sensing and thermal management applications

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  • ORGANISATION NAME
    Cardiff University
  • ORGANISATION COUNTRY
    United Kingdom
  • DEADLINE DATE
    29/03/2019
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Formal sciences

Outline

This project is to tackle the challenge of gaining controlled functions of organic semiconductors using extended polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), encoding the functionalization that defines the properties and the self-assembly properties via a site-specific doping of the aromatic framework.

What is funded

Tuition fee support: Full UK/EU tuition fees

Maintenance stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum

Duration

4 years

Eligibility

Residency: UK Research Council eligibility conditions apply

Academic criteria: You should hold or expect to gain a first class degree or a good 2.1 and/or an appropriate master’s level qualification (or their equivalent).

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in the English language (IELTS 6.5 or equivalent).

The studentship is open to:

  • UK students
  • EU students who have been resident in the UK for three years at the course start date
  • other candidates who can demonstrate a connection to the UK, usually through residency.