PI: Dr. Amin Mirkouei


**New Positions**(Description)

Graduate and Undergraduate Research Opportunities

We are seeking qualified Ph.D. and M.S. students in Mechanical Engineering, Biological Engineering, Technology Management, and Environmental Science to be responsible for conducting research in the broad area of food-energy-water processes and systems, particularly, the following research areas:

  • Renewable energy and green chemicals production
  • Precision and smart agriculture process
  • Sustainable aquaculture and water treatment
  • Life cycle analysis and environmental assessment
  • Design and manufacturing processes
  • Supply chain management, blockchain, and operations research


1. Familiar with MATLAB or Python for programming, SolidWorks for design, Aspen Plus or HYSYS for conversion technology simulation, LabVIEW for data collection, and Simulink for real-time control.

2. With a background in Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biological Engineering, or Environmental Science.

Admissions Requirements:

Students interested in conducting research on the mentioned research areas at RSML are encouraged to check the UI admission requirements webpage, and apply for one of the following UI graduate programs:

Financial Aid:

Check student financial aid services. RSML has openings for self-funded students, who plan to continue graduate study in one of the programs listed above.


Contact Dr. Mirkouei with your comments, questions, and feedback.



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