Location: Unterschleissheim near Munich, Germany
Number of placements: 1
Period of placements: 8-10 weeks between June - September
Accommodation arrangements: Single room 300-550 Euro (£215-395) per month. Limited assistance can be given to help find accommodation. (http://www.muenchen.de/int/en/accomodation-hotels/private-accommodation.html)
Travel costs: might be useful to get a MVV IsarCard monthly ticket, upto approx. 125 Euro (~£110) per month (depending upon how many rings of the transport network you need (price quoted based on 8 rings))
Financial support from hosts: 700 Euro (~£625) per month, 1600 Euro (~£1430) for 10-week stay
Language: German, with English widely spoken
Profile of institution:
The Linde Group is a world leading supplier of industrial, process and speciality gases and is one of the most profitable engineering companies. Linde products and services can be found in nearly every industry, in more than 100 countries. A success story that began with the separation of air.
One of the key accountabilities of our department, Global Process Industries Metals & Glass, is to develop innovative applications technology to support required market segment needs. Our Centre of Competence is situated in north of Munich, about 30 minutes with public transportation from the city centre.
You will be participating in development of new gas mixtures for Additive Manufacturing of metallic parts. Key activities will be: prepare CAD file, perform Additive Manufacturing using a metal 3D printer, analyse microstructure and mechanical properties of the material and develop process parameters to improve final part quality.
Contact: Pierre Forêt firstname.lastname@example.org