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Internship opportunity - Experimental methods in hydraulics; scale model tests; sensor calibration; image analysis, HR Wallingford, UK
Facility, Location: HR Wallingford, Wallingford, UK
Date: Between March and June 2018/p>
Duration: 2 weeks
Key skills to be acquired: Experimental methods in hydraulics; scale model tests; sensor calibration; and image analysis.
Brief outlines of tasks: HR Wallingford is a world leading research and consultancy organisation that provides specialist advice and support in civil engineering and environmental hydraulics, and in the management of water and the water environment. We have a two-week internship opportunity on the Hydralab+ EU-funded research project. Based at our Oxfordshire, UK headquarters, you will work on projects in our Fast Flow Facility. You will help us to set up and run scaled model experiments and take velocity and laser scanner measurements. This internship will provide you with a good understanding of the experimental methods used in hydraulic engineering and environmental flows. You will acquire key skills in experimental methods in hydraulics; scale model tests; sensor calibration; and image analysis.
Financial support: Travel, accommodation and expenses will be provided through Hydralab+
Requested: CV + short motivation letter and preferred dates
Deadline: 31 January 2018
Send applications/questions to: 
Dr David Todd (d.todd@hrwallingford.com)
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