Vrije University Brussels MOBI


The MOBI PHD Scholarship is pleased to announce the Vehicle – to – Grid (V2 G) System Design PhD Scholarship. The position is available at Vrije University Brussels Faculty of Engineering Sciences.

Through the Doctoral Researcher program, the candidate will work in the research group MOBI (Mobility, Logistics and Automotive Technology Research Center).

MOBI PHD Scholarship is a living lab that will be unique in Europe and where the Vrije University Brussels, authorities and the industry collaborate to carry out cutting-edge research on smart micro-grids, renewable energy, and innovative transport solutions.

Description of the Scholarship:

  • Course Level: The scholarships are open in PhD level program.
  • Study Subject: The program is open in the field of engineering/computer
  • Scholarship Award: Competitive salary, Hospitalization cover, Free use of public transport for travel to and from work, Extensive sporting facilities and a nursery on campus, and Young international and challenging work environment at the cutting edge of innovative research
  • Nationality: Internationally
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Belgium
MOBI PHD Scholarship in Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) System Design in Belgium

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Eligible Countries: All nationalities are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirements: An academic Master degree in Electro-mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Good knowledge of electricity grids, electric vehicles, control engineering, data science, optimization techniques, simulation, and modeling
  • Interest in research and development
  • Good with programming languages, data processing software, simulation software
  • Good communication skills in English (speaking and writing), knowledge of Dutch is added value
  • Ability to work both in a team and independently while carrying out complex tasks
  • Proactive and able to take the initiative
  • Program Tasks: The given tasks will be completed by the candidates during the program.
  • R&D with respect to the development of self-learning algorithms and simulation frameworks for scalable design and operation of V2G systems
  • Conducting the research according to the work plan of the project (including literature studies, simulations, data analysis, measurements etc. )
  • Disseminate research results through conferences and journal publications
  • Collaborate with other researchers (internal and external) and project partners
  • Write and successfully defend a PhD thesis at the conclusion of the research
  • To apply, the applicants must send the following documents to Saskia.Van.Hoyweghen@vub.be
  • A brief CV
  • A concise statement of the reason for applying
  • Copy of the highest diploma

Scholarship Official Web Links:

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 Applications Deadline:

February 15, 2019


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