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Title of the paper: Unique sharp photoluminescence of size-controlled sonochemically synthesized zirconia nanoparticles
Authors: Divinah Manoharan, Aswaghosh Loganathan, Vishista Kurapati, Victor Jaya Nesamony
University/Institute: Anna University, Chennai 600 025, Tamil Nadu, India.
Abstract: The present study explores the features of tetragonally stabilized polycrystalline zirconia nanophosphors prepared by a sonochemistry based…
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The Maastricht University is searching for experimental officers for its Nanoscopy division of the Multimodal Molecular Imaging institute (M4I).
Overall Purpose of the Job
The experimental officers facilitate the use, development and integration of electron microscopy among the members of the Facility. They train users, ranging from undergraduate students to research staff, in sample preparation and imaging. They are responsible for maximum…
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The Maastricht University is searching for a Facility Manager for its Nanoscopy division of the Multimodal Molecular Imaging institute (M4I).
Overall Purpose of the Job
The Facility Manager supervises the service activities of the lab, participates in the daily lab and microscopy work, and reports to the director of the Nanoscopy division.
Key Responsibilities, Accountabilities or Duties
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Open post doc position (1 years) in the field of three dimensionnal analysis of dislocations using (S)TEM techniques
The main topics will deal with:
Development of STEM based technique for the three dimensional analysis of dislocations and other kind of linear and punctual defects in materials.
A good background in materials…
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The Maastricht University is searching for post-docs and PhD candidates for its Nanoscopy division of the Multimodal Molecular Imaging institute (M4I).
Overall Purpose of the Job
Post-doc candidates will bring in expertise in at least one of the individual steps of the workflow. In particular, candidates with expertise in cryo-electron tomography, subtomogram averaging and single particle analysis are encouraged to apply. Experienced PhD…
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The Imaging and Characterization Core Laboratory is a multidisciplinary laboratory that supports research across many different departments within KAUST. The laboratory supports not only materials and device research in physics, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and chemistry, but it also facilitates research interaction and collaboration between the physical, chemical, biological and medical disciplines.
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Applications are invited for the position of one project fellow in the UGC Sponsored Major Research Project entitled “SHI Irradiation Induced Modifications of functional Oxide Thin Films and Nanostructures”. The project will start by the January 2015.
Essential Qualification: Post Graduate Degree in Physics/Chemistry/Materials Science/ Nanotechnology with Minimum 55%…Continue
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In the Marie Sklodowska-Curie European Training Network “TheLink” (H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014) to Accelerate the Development Chain of Nanostructured Polymers
Application deadline: 1.2.2015 (unless otherwise specified)
Starting date: 1.6.2015 (or earlier if preferred)
Duration: 36 months
Marie Sklodowska-Curie European Training Networks (ETNs) are joint research and training…Continue
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Applicants are invited for two posts at the level of Lecturer (grade 8) or Senior Lecturer (grade 9) in the Atomic Molecular and Quantum Physics (AMQP) Group, within the Department of Physics in the College of Science, on a Teaching and Research career pathway.
The College of Science is a cutting edge research and teaching environment with state-of-the-art facilities across all five Departments (Biosciences, Computer Science, Geography, Mathematics and Physics) and is an…Continue
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A position exists, for a Senior Research Associate and Teaching Fellow in Integrated Photonics and Optoelectronics based on Graphene and Related Materials.
The aim is to develop a new class of integrated photonic and optoelectronic devices based on two-dimensional (2d) materials, 2d heterostructures and hybrid platforms, combining the versatile properties of 2d materials with conventional 3d semiconductors. Such devices will then be used in a wide range of applications, such as…Continue
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Exploring coupled glass-semiconductor optical waveguide circuits
(Project title: “Functional Hybrid Technologies”)
Fast modulation and optical isolation in connection with low-loss glass waveguides form the heart of many developments in integrated photonics. Examples are found in laser physics (lasers with narrow spectral bandwidth [1, 2]) or in nonlinear optics…Continue
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Low-loss waveguide micro-resonator circuits
(Project title: “Smart Spectrometers”)
Waveguide resonators are of paramount importance for the emerging field of integrated photonics. Especially when coupling low-loss micro-resonators and waveguide interferometers to complex waveguide circuits, fascinating properties and prospects can arise. Examples are the slowing of…Continue
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Closing date: January 7th, 2015
Project Title: 2D liquid composites for integrated optoelectronic devices on Si
Length of Award: 4 years from September 2015
Tuition fee only (non-EU students).
Supervisors:Dr. Anna Baldycheva and Dr. Monica Craciun
The University of Exeter is a top 10 UK university, and a member of the elite Russell Group of institutions. It…
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The successful candidate will be posted at the MSSMAT laboratory (Mécanique Sols, Structures et Matériaux, UMR CNRS 8579) of the mechanical and civil engineering teaching department.
The “Ecole Centrale Paris” trains highly skilled generalist engineers able to carry out scientific or technical innovative projects in an international context. The mechanical and civil engineering teaching department members lecture at all levels of the engineering course as well as in three research…Continue
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International PhD Programme
“Biomolecular Technology of Proteins (BioToP)”
at the Vienna Institute of BioTechnology of BOKU - University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria
Open PhD student positions
BioToP offers an inter- and multi-disciplinary research-based doctoral education at the interface of basic and applied science in the field of protein biotechnology.
BioToP offers a challenging scientific environment with…
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Australian scientists from the Wollongong University developed a graphene-based 'bionic bra', which has now reached the prototype stage. The bra automatically tightens and loosens in response to breast movements, to provide maximum support and comfort:
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University of Madeira and Centro de Química da Madeira, Madeira Island, Portugal, invite applicants with a Bachelor or a Master degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, Life Sciences, Materials, Physics or related sciences/engineering courses to apply to the 4th Edition of the Master Programme in Nanochemistry and Nanomaterials (more info…Continue
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The George Mason University, College of Science is seeking applicants for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position to work on a Defense Threat Reduction Agency-funded project to develop technologies to discover new antimicrobials and rapidly ascertain their therapeutic potential. This position is part of a multiyear contract that started in March of 2012 and is part of an applied multidisciplinary collaborative effort involving polymer chemistry, biochemistry, proteomics and microbiology.…Continue
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