Scholarship: Fully funded
Nationality: International Students
Application deadlines: Open
Dr.Sen Liu is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University and SLAC National Laboratory, and previously received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines, where he was awarded the Best PhD Dissertation Award and the Rath Research Award (established by Dr. Bhakta Rath, a member of the American Academy of Engineering), and has published more than 20 papers, including top papers in Additive Manufacturing, Applied Materials Today, Materials Characterisation, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, etc. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Applied Materials Today, Materials Characterisation, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, etc.
Designated by the Carnegie Foundation as an R1 University – “Research University with Very High Research Activity” (137 universities in the US by 2021). The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is the flagship university with the largest enrollment of the nine campuses in the University of Louisiana System. The College of Engineering has more than 1,600 students and offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The Department of Mechanical Sciences is the largest of the college’s six departments, with areas of focus including renewable energy, manufacturing, robotics, materials and biomedical engineering.
The beautiful community of Louisiana’s Cajun Country is the energy, financial, retail and medical hub of south central Louisiana. With a high quality of life, pleasant climate and friendly people, it’s easy to stay. Located midway between New Orleans and Houston, Lafayette is the centre of the Acadian-Creole region of Louisiana with a total population of over 625,000, making it one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in Louisiana.5 minutes from Lafayette Airport and 2-3 hours from Houston and New Orleans.
- Metal additive manufacturing, intelligent manufacturing, online monitoring of manufacturing processes, machine learning and image signal processing.
- The Dr.Sen Liu team in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is recruiting for 2 fully funded PhD positions and several full/half award MS positions for Spring and Fall 2024. We are looking for students with Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees in areas such as Engineering, Materials, Electrical and Computer Science. TOEFL ≥ 79 or IELTS ≥ 6.5 or PTE ≥ 53 are required for international students; the GRE is not required.
Interested candidates can be contacted at [email protected]. Link to apply: https://louisiana.edu/admissions-aid/application-process