Master thesis: Waste heat recovery - Volvo - Göteborg - Wizbii

Master thesis: Waste heat recovery

  • By Volvo
  • Göteborg (Sverige)
  • Automobile

Job description

Auto req ID

88006BR
Entity

Volvo Penta
Position Description

To further improve efficiency of our marine and industrial engines Volvo Penta would like to investigate the potential use of waste heat recovery.

WHR converts e.g. exhaust gas energy to mechanical/electrical work which can be used in delivering extra power or powering auxiliaries.

Suitable background
·  Thermodynamic background
·  Interest in engines
·  Experience with Gt-power or similar tools Description of thesis work
·  Literature study on theoretical background and concepts in production
·  Evaluate technical feasibility of a range of whr concepts qualitatively against different customer needs and applications
·  Simulation of one or two concepts in one marine and one industrial application
·  Packaging study of concepts modelled Thesis Level: Master

Language: English
Starting date: January 2019
Number of students: 2


Contacts
Björn Wessman, Innovation and emerging technologies manager, Volvo Penta, Patrik Landberg, 1D/3D performance and combustion simulations, Volvo Penta, Country

Sweden
Position Title

Master thesis: Waste heat recovery
City/Town

Göteborg
Functional Area

Technology
About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

With Volvo Penta , a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who works with passion, trust each other and embraces change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Employment/Assignment Type

Thesis
Last application date

30-Nov-2018
State / Province

Västra Götaland
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