• Develop liquid cooling systems for high density high power state of the art ASIC packages.
  • Carry out CFD simulations on multiphase internal flows.
  • Perform rigorous pressure, velocity, flow rate and temperature measurements in different scales and conduct validation studies on cold plates, heat exchangers, embedded MEMS flow/thermal devices.
  • Build and validate thermal test vehicles (TTV).
  • Post-process experimental and simulation data, data-reduction, and build engineering correlations,
  • Develop reduced order models and simplified engineering tools for design engineers.
  • Through simulation and experiments, design and optimize cold plates, compact heat exchangers, embedded MEMS flow/thermal devices.
  • Use FloTHERM to perform product design as needed
  • Prepare research reports and proposals.


  • S. or Ph.D. (preferred) in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Physics, or equivalent technical field.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong background in thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer and numerical methods.
  • Experience with multiphase flows.
  • Firm understanding of turbulence, boiling, separated and dispersed flows, and VOF model.
  • Experience with meshing, CFD, FEA or multi-physics simulation software tools (ANSYS preferred, COMSOL, OpenFoam).
  • Experience with instrumentation, data collection and post-processing, i.e. LabVIEW and/or various DAQ systems,
  • Experience with temperature, pressure, velocity and flow rate measurements.
  • Familiarity with TIM requirements and material options for high performance ASICs, processors, FPGAs
  • Exposure and knowledge of optical media including thermal limitations, options for heatsinking pluggable media, etc.
  • Track record of publications, patents and relevant technical documents.
  • Familiarity with microfabrication techniques.
  • 5 years (preferred) of research and/or engineering experience following graduate studies.

Position is for 18 months, but could be extended.

Salary and other compensation TBD (will be based on experience and other qualifications)

Send resume to: