Resource recovery from wastewater. The fellows will work on various applications of micro-algal systems to recover resources from selected industrial and municipal wastewater. The research will focus on (i) developing innovative micro-algal systems in combination with bacteria-based treatment processes, (ii) assess cost-effective solid-liquid separation processes, (iii) assess the reuse the algal biomass; (iv) develop a mathematical model of the combined system.
At the date of appointment, candidates must have obtained a Master’s (M.Sc.) degree in engineering or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to the Master’s degree in engineering. A high motivation for research and solid written and oral communication skills in English are prerequisites of any successful application.