Internship: Process Control of Vapor Compression Systems

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States · MP · 1201 expand job description ↓


MERL is seeking an intern to develop and experimentally validate control algorithms and optimization strategies for vapor compression systems. The ideal candidate has a solid background in process control, system dynamics and thermodynamics, and experience in implementation, validation and verification of control algorithms. Applicants currently enrolled in graduate programs in chemical, mechanical or electrical engineering (or similar) at leading research universities are encouraged to apply. Proficiency in MATLAB and/or LabVIEW is required. The intern will collaborate with MERL researchers in developing algorithms, conducting experiments, and preparing manuscripts for scientific publications

Research Areas: Multi-Physical Modeling, Control

Contact: Dan Burns

Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs, Inc. "MERL" provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, MERL complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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