• Definition of a representative turbulent flame scenario
  • Conduct high-fidelity DNS and LES of ammonia flames
  • Support experiments
  • Process and analyse data
  • Interact closely within the LEC and ISW research team
  • Communicate the project results in regular internal meetings and to project partners
  • Disseminate the project results

Your profile

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Physics, or a related field
  • Strong interest in fluid mechanics, heat transfer, and combustion
  • Programming and technical writing skills
  • Fluent in German and/or English
  • Ability to work in a team, initiative, flexibility

Our offer

  • Doctoral thesis related to an exciting research field
  • Access to outstanding research facilities
  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic, interdisciplinary environment
  • Close collaboration with leading experts in the field
  • A supportive academic and research community
  • Excellent possibilities for further personal and professional development
  • Full-time position with a monthly gross salary of Euro 3.578,80.-
  • Earliest starting date: as soon as possible


The LEC supports equal opportunities and diversity. We are looking for dedicated and motivated individuals with research talent.


Herlinde Kohlmaier