ITN Marie Curie PhD scholarship in Digital Production of Hearing Aids’ Earmoulds/Domes

The DTU section of Manufacturing Engineering would like to invite highly motivated and talented applicants for a 3-year PhD position dealing with the “Digital production of a Hearing Aids’ Earmoulds/Domes”.

The Section for Manufacturing Engineering performs theoretical, numerical, and experimental research in the field of manufacturing engineering. It covers a wide range of manufacturing processes and modelling approaches, metrology at all scales, micro/nano manufacturing, and additive manufacturing. The PhD project is a part of H2020-MSCA-ITN-2020 (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks) named SIMPPER funded by European Commission. The SIMPPER network spans 5 EU countries and is a consortium of 5 research-intensive universities, 10 leading manufacturers of important classes of medical products, and Europe’s premier orthopaedics hospital. The ITN SIMPPER focuses on Surface Integrity for Micro/Nano Processing of Polymers with the applications in advanced Medical Devices.

ll interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.



More information and applications here.

Candidates should have a two-year master’s degree (120 ECTS points) or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to a two-year master’s degree in engineering, physics, material science, or related fields. Documented experience with materials and process technologies, additive manufacturing, vibroacoustic analysis, finite element methods, etc. will help in the positive evaluation. Preference will also be given to candidates who can document their ability for scientific publications.

We also expect that you:

  • have the ability to work focused and to achieve ambitious goals
  • are willing to develop any required skills and knowledge
  • are a good team player and proactive
  • have excellent communication skills in English – both written and spoken


Approval and Enrolment
The scholarship for the PhD degree is subject to academic approval, and the candidate will be enrolled in one of the general degree programmes at DTU. For information about our enrolment requirements and the general planning of the PhD study programme, please see the DTU PhD Guide.


Apply here

Deadline: 14 December 2020 (local time)

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