Mechanical design and thermal analysis of key RF components for the PSI Linear Accelerators Linac

Your tasks

You will participate in the study of the thermal-mechanical design of these new RF components by using the Multiphysics software ANSYS, which is based on the finite element method. Furthermore, you will actively join the discussion with engineers and technicians at the PSI workshop in order to give consulting and support to the RF section in the evaluation and realization of these new RF components.

Your profile

  • You are a physics / engineering student (minimum 4 semesters)
  • You are motivated in performing numerical simulations and you have a general interest in designing products that are actually manufactured
  • You have basic skills in programming
  • You are open-minded, communicative and enjoy working in an international team
  • You have not yet completed your Master’s thesis

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration.

The contract will be limited to 3 months.

For further information, please contact Mr Reto Fortunati, phone +41 56 310 23 05.

Please submit your application online for the position as a Trainee (index no. 8415-T1).

Paul Scherrer Institut Human Resources Management, Leandra Horn, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland