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CIC energiGUNE

Student Internships - First and Second Semester 2024

Research Field: Chemistry 
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Job Summary

We are now offering internship opportunities in the field of Electrochemical Energy Storage (EES) and Thermal Energy Storage (TES). If you want to join a young, dynamic, collaborative and multidisciplinary team, learn from world-renowned scientists, and use state-of-the-art equipment and technology, this is your opportunity!

Applications are open to students in areas like materials science, physics, chemistry, engineering, or related topics who wish to develop their research skills.

Job Description

Projects in Electrochemical Energy Storage Area:
• Developing a hydrometallurgical process to integrate a CAM synthesis step into the recycling process of spent Li-ion batteries containing nickale, cobalt and manganese
• Accelerate battery cell design using finite element analysis tools
• Machine-Learning Assisted Investigation of Molecular Springs for Thermomechanical Energy Storage and Conversion
• Optimized Thin Sodium Metal Anodes for Sodium Solid State Batteries
• Mixed ionic-electronic conducting binders for Li batteries
• Exploration of new high-voltage spinels as cathode active materials
• Dry electrode processing
• Synthesis characterization of iron complexes for high-performance and low-cost all-iron redox flow batteries
• Design of Sn-Ti alloys as anodes for lithium-ion capacitors
• Fabrication and characterization of printed flexible microsupercapacitors using different aqueous ink formulations
Projects Thermal Energy Storage Area:
• Coatings for medium-temperature solid-solid PCMs intended for thermal energy storage
• Coating approach for inorganic Phase Change Material (PCM).
• Exploring the Potential of Superhydrophobic Surfaces for Enhancing Single Phase Flow Heat Transfer Efficiency
• Machine-Learning Assisted Investigation of Molecular Springs for Thermomechanical Energy Storage and Conversion


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Job Details

Type of Contract Other 
Researcher profile First Stage Researcher (R1)  
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 35  
Company/Institute CIC energiGUNE 
Country SPAIN 
State/Province Álava 
City Vitoria-Gasteiz 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization CIC energiGUNE 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
City Minano 
State/Province ALAVA 
Postal Code 01510 
Street Albert Einstein 48 
Phone + 34 945 297 108 
Mobile Phone  

Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2024-01-01 
Application Deadline 2024-07-01 
How To Apply 

Required Education Level

Required Education Level 1
Degree Primary Degree or equivalent 
Degree Field Chemistry 

Required Languages

Required Languages 1
Language ENGLISH 
Language Level Excellent 

Additional Requirements


Specific Requirements

We are looking for students currently studying at a higher education institution in order to obtain a Vocational Education, Bachelor or Master's degree at the time of the internship, preferably in materials science, physics, chemistry or engineering.