Student Assistant (f/m/non-binary)

Analysis of power circuits for novel electric motor applications in mobile propulsion



Rajesh Kallur Krishnamoorthy


+49 241 80-48018



Lehr- und Forschungsgebiet Mechatronik in mobilen Antrieben

Our Profile

We are the Teaching and Research Area Mechatronics in Mobile Propulsion (MMP). Our heart beats for the technology of tomorrow's mobility. Around the interdisciplinary topics of mechanics, electrical engineering and information technology, we research sustainable and demand-oriented drive and vehicle concepts. We bring the future into drives!

Your Profile

  • You are studying electrical engineering or a related discipline
  • You have either finished or are about to finish courses such as electrical circuits, circuit technology and semiconductor devices

Your Duties and Responsibilities

  • You will support in the development of power circuits using power semiconductor switches for winding reconfiguration, and their integration in electric motors and inverters
  • You will support in the development of the circuits in Simulink® Simscape™, and assist in the analysis and presentation of the results

What We Offer

The successful candidate will be employed as a student assistant.
The position is to be filled at the earliest possible date and offered for a fixed term of 3 months.
There is a possibility to extend the contract.
This is a part-time contract position.
The standard weekly hours will be 8-10 hours.
The salary is based on the RWTH Guidelines for Student and Graduate Assistants.
The position corresponds to a pay grade of 12,00 € per hour.

About us

RWTH is a certified family-friendly University. We support our employees in maintaining a good work-life balance with a wide range of health, advising, and prevention services, for example university sports. Employees who are covered by collective bargaining agreements and civil servants have access to an extensive range of further training courses and the opportunity to purchase a job ticket.
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Application deadline:30/03/2023
Mailing Address:RWTH Aachen University
Teaching and Research Area Mechatronics in Mobile Propulsion
Rajesh Kallur Krishnamoorthy
Forckenbeckstr. 4
52074 Aachen
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