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mtaylor75
01-19-2006, 01:16 AM
Research Fellow: School of Engineering Sciences
Our Ref: 05R0464

The aim of this 1 year project is to examine the parameters that influence the tibial bone stresses after total knee joint replacement. The project aims to investigate the influence of alignment and ligament balance using explicit finite element analysis. This project is funded by Action Medical Research.

Applicants are expected to hold at least a BEng in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent discipline and a PhD in a relevant area is desirable. A working knowledge of finite element analysis is essential and in particular explicit finite element formulations. Additional knowledge of biomechanics, particularly related to total knee joint replacement, would be advantageous.

For informal enquires, please contact Professor Mark Taylor, School of Engineering Sciences Tel: 02380 597660, Fax: 02380 593230 or email: mtaylor@soton.ac.uk.

Starting salary will be 23,457 - 25,633 per annum within the range of 23,457 - 28,820 per annum.

Application forms and further particulars may be obtained from;
Personnel Services (R)
Human Resources Department
University of Southampton
Highfield
Southampton
SO17 1BJ
Telephone: 023 8059 2750
Email: recruit@soton.ac.uk
Minicom: 023 8059 5595

Kind regards,

Mark

Prof. Mark Taylor
Professor of Bioengineering Science

Join the 16th Annual Meeting of the European Orthopaedic Research Society (EORS) in Bologna, 2006.
www.ior.it/eors06


Bioengineering Sciences Research Group
School of Engineering Science
University of Southampton
Highfield
Southampton
SO17 1BJ
UK

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