It is anticipated that the PhD research work will include (but not be limited to) the following:
• a science and technology review of environmental and energy monitoring, data analytic techniques, energy services and mobile interfaces for data delivery;
• testing and selection of pervasive sensing technologies;
• identifying user requirements for energy services and interfaces through interviews and testing;
• development of a sensing system featuring data acquisition, energy services and mobile interfaces;
• field trialling of the sensing system; and
• gathering information on user responses to mobile interfaces and energy services.
How to Apply
To apply, send your CV, academic transcripts and a covering letter explaining why you are interested in applying for the PhD to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information contact Dr Nick Kelly (email@example.com) or Dr Marc Roper (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Qualifications and Experience
Students applying should normally have (or expect to achieve) a minimum 2.1 undergraduate degree in a relevant engineering, mathematics, physics or computer science subject, and be highly motivated to undertake cutting-edge research in this field. Experience of energy monitoring and software engineering would be beneficial.