A Ph.D. scholarship is available for a motivated student to join the Precision Mechatronics Laboratory at the University of Newcastle. This project aims to develop precision piezoelectric actuators for nanopositioning, microscopy, and optics. The successful candidate will have access to excellent laboratory facilities and the opportunity to work with a number of experts in the field. This project is suited to outstanding applicants with experience in FEA, mechanics, control, and electronics. The scholarship includes course fees and a stipend up to $36,000pa. For further information and application procedures, contact Dr. Andrew Fleming.