Offer 48 out of 77 from 18/11/21, 11:21


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Faculty V - Insti­tute of Machine Tools and Fact­ory Man­age­ment / Chair of Machine Tools and Man­u­fac­tur­ing Tech­no­logy

Research assistant - salary grade E 13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen

part-time employment may be possible

Working field:

In the present project, new insights should be gained into how tool system deformation in belt grinding with an elastic contact roller affects the work result:

  • independent work on a research project in the field of the stochastic-based production process electrical discharge machining (EDM)
  • development of models for different process phenomena
  • basic technological investigations of complex interaction effects in electrical discharge machining using current scientific computing methods
  • nonlinear optimisation of manufacturing technologies and strategies based on mathematical algorithms for electrical discharge machining with ecologically sustainable tool electrodes
  • planning, execution and evaluation of experimental tests in the laboratory
  • participation in research of the chair
  • implementation, coordination and organization of research projects and other research tasks in close cooperation with industrial companies, research associations and scientific partners
  • presentation of research results to industry representatives and scientists at international conferences and trade fairs


  • successfully completed university degree (Diplom, Master or equivalent) of Scientific Computing, electrical engineering, physics, information technology in mechanical engineering or other related engineering sciences
  • knowledge of scientific computing and nonlinear optimisation
  • programming skills in Python, C, C#, C++, Java or VBA
  • independent, systematic and structured working method as well as knowledge regard to design and execution of experiments
  • willingness to work in laboratories and to carry out business trips - also to non-European countries
  • willingness to scientific work in a committed team
  • advanced skills in German and English language in speech and writing
  • knowledge of German at level C1 on the scale of the Common European Frame of Reference

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents by email (single pdf file, max. 5 MB) to Prof. Dr. Uhlmann via

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To ensure equal opportunities between women and men, applications by women with the required qualifications are explicitly desired. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.

Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident - Fakultät V, Institut für Werkzeugmaschinen und Fabrikbetrieb, FG Werkzeugmaschinen und Fertigungstechnik, Prof. Dr. Uhlmann, Sekr. PTZ 1, Pascalstraße 8-9, 10587 Berlin