▲ Up
 
13:24 31-07-2016
MAIN АКИpress CA-News
About us On-line subscription
KazakhstanKyrgyzstanMongoliaTajikistanTurkmenistanUzbekistanWorld
POLITICSBUSINESSINCIDENTSSOCIETYCULTURESPORTANALYSISSCIENCE
Cambridge University seeks doctoral student to study chocolate

Bishkek (AKIpress) - chocolate Cambridge University in England is seeking a doctoral student to pursue what sounds like the sweetest job in the world: studying the fundamentals of chocolate, ABC 7 said.

The research goal, according to the job description, is to identify ways of keeping chocolate-based food from melting in warm climates. That's a challenge given that even the best-quality chocolate starts going soft around 34 degrees Celsius (93ºF), below human body temperature.

A solution could fatten the profits of the world's top 10 chocolate companies, which last year posted confectionery sales exceeding $85 billion.

Only European Union citizens can apply for the post under the direction of experts in chemical engineering, geotechnical engineering and soft matter physics.


Twitterfacebookprint
11:53 18.08.2014
Astana
+22° C
Ashgabat
+33° C
Bishkek
+18° C
Dushanbe
+30° C
Tashkent
+29° C
Ulaanbaatar
+32° C
exchange rates
 
75.44
67.97
10.21
1.01
391.28
352.25
52.96
5.26
6.85
6.26
1.01
0.12
3286.53
2888.39
446.81
42.81
3.91
3.50
0.53
0.05

© AKIpress News Agency - 2001-2016. All rights reserved
Republication of any material is prohibited without a written agreement with AKIpress News Agency. Any citation must be accompanied by a hyperlink to akipress.com.
Our address:
Moskovskaya str. 189, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz Republic
e-mail: english@akipress.org, akipressenglish@gmail.com;
Tel/Fax: +996(312)90-07-75