We are looking for PhD applicants for a dual degree scheme between Loughborough University, UK (http://www.lboro.ac.uk/eng/research/mam/Optical.html) and Arts et Metiers ParisTech, France (http://www.lmpf.net ). The project concerns the identification of the mechanical properties of the human eye cornea from volume full-field deformation measurements obtained through phase-contrast optical metrology. A detailed offer can be downloaded from the link below.

http://www.lmpf.net/EN/recrutement/client/download.php?id=9&PHPSESSID=0135137f7586dfb56a7312 d0daf25800

It is expected that the successful applicant spends 18 months in Chalons en Champagne (France) and 18 months in Loughborough (UK), starting in France next September (or earlier if possible). The deadline for applications is June 15th 2009.


Dr Fabrice PIERRON


Arts et Métiers ParisTech, France
www.lmpf.net ; www.camfit.fr