EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Nuclear Fission- Next Generation Nuclear

Project description

The mission of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Nuclear Fission - Next Generation Nuclear (CDT NGN) is to develop future research leaders to support the UK’s strategic nuclear programmes including nuclear legacy clean-up, new build power stations and, defence and security.

This centre has been set up in partnership with four other universities including Manchester, Lancaster, Liverpool and Sheffield and we work with all the UK’s major industrial and regulatory bodies including Amec, Areva, AWE, EDF, the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, the National Nuclear Laboratory, Rolls-Royce, and Sellafield Ltd.

The following projects are available at Leeds:

For more information about the CDT, please visit the programme website. For general enquiries please contact Professor Bruce Hanson, B.C.Hanson@leeds.ac.uk.

Entry requirements

See project descriptions for details.

How to apply

See project descriptions for details.

We welcome scholarship applications from all suitably-qualified candidates, but UK black and minority ethnic (BME) researchers are currently under-represented in our Postgraduate Research community, and we would therefore particularly encourage applications from UK BME candidates. All scholarships will be awarded on the basis of merit.

If you require any further information please contact the Graduate School Office
e: phd@engineering.leeds.ac.uk, t: +44 (0)113 343 8000.