Modelling and optimization of processing of composites by means of digital technologies and data science


Ref. num. TEMACOM_PD02

Post-doctoral Research Associate in Digital Technologies for Processing of Composites

IMDEA Materials (Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies of Materials) is a non-profit, independent research institute, promoted by the Regional Government de Madrid (Spain), to carry out research in Materials Science and Engineering. IMDEA Materials Institute is committed to excellence in research by attracting talent from all over the world and to foster technology transfer to the industrial sector in a truly international environment. More information about the activities of the Institute can be found at:


IMDEA Materials is looking for a Research Associate candidate to work in the research project TEMACOM funded by the Innovation Hub Project of the Community of Madrid 2019. Research activities will be focused in the development of new digital technologies based on machine learning algorithms and sensor information for the optimization of processing of composite materials by liquid moulding.


Candidates are desired to hold a PhD. Diploma related with Machine Learning and Data Science with excellent academic credentials and a strong commitment to develop an academic career in an international and multidisciplinary environment. PhD profiles with additional background in Computational Mechanics (Fluids and Solids) and programming (MatLab, Python, etc.) will be preferred. Fluent English (oral and written) is required. Starting from April 2019. The vacancy will be closed as soon as we find the right candidate.


  • Starting date: Available immediately; open until filled.
  • Full time contract including social security coverage.