Within the recently awarded STW Perspective Program: Understanding Processes using Operando Nanoscopy (UPON) we are looking for a 4 year PhD student or a 3 year postdoc at the Delft University of Technology for project B1: Corrosion of high strength steels studied by in-situ TEM.
This PhD position is on a project in collaboration with Tatasteel company on the corrosive properties of (ultra)high-strength steels as used for pipelines in petrochemical industries. These pipelines…Continue
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Within the recently awarded STW Perspective Program: Understanding Processes using Operando Nanoscopy (UPON) we are looking for a 4 year PhD student at Utrecht University (UU) for project B3: “Understanding silica nanoparticles assemblies in solution using in-situ TEM.”
This PhD position is on a project in collaboration with DSM Company and NCHREM Delft. Colloidal nanoparticles are synthesized in solution and have a wide range of applications, such as semiconductor quantum dots…Continue
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Within the recently awarded STW Perspective Program: Understanding Processes using Operando Nanoscopy (UPON) we are looking for a 4 year PhD student at Maastricht University for project B4: “Bio-MEMS for structural biology using in-situ TEM.”
This PhD position is on a project in collaboration with Maastricht Instruments and NCHREM Delft, as part of the research program on the secretion machinery of mycobacterium species, and is focused on the purification certain proteins in…Continue
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The candidate will provide his/her proven experience for the preparation of cross-section and plane-view samples via conventional polishing and ion milling, as well as ultramicrotome cutting techniques. Furthermore, he or she will be involved in the development of preparation techniques for in-situ microscopy studies. The candidate should further participate in standard service TEM and SEM measurements and will be responsible for maintaining the equipment of our sample preparation lab. Good…Continue
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Are you interested to work at the crossroads between biology, chemistry, physics and materials engineering? The Biosurfaces Lab at CIC biomaGUNE is looking for a dynamic and creative individual to fill the vacancy of a research assistant in the framework of an ERC Starting Grant project on biological hydrogels.
The research team is multidisciplinary, at the crossroads between surface and materials engineering, biology, physical chemistry and soft matter physics. The Richter…
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* Assistance in the preparation of AFM and ESEM suitable model samples of customized systems based on wollastonite, ettringite, mullite and apatite
* Measurements of rheology on the micro- and nano-scale by techniques of atomic force microscopy and spectroscopy (AFM) of fluids in contact with the materials mentioned above
* Measuring the adhesion between polymers and mineral surfaces (FDC)
* ESEM / EDX studies on the early formation of crystals interacting with…
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The University of Strasbourg Institute for Advanced Studies (USIAS) and the Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS) invites applications from excellent researchers for a
in molecular biology, protein engineering & biophysical studies within a joint research project between the Schiller group (FRIAS) and the Schaaf group (USIAS). The ideal candidates sought are young researchers with a PhD degree…
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Applications are invited for a post-doctoral research position at the University of Southampton to work on a NERC funded project to develop new high precision oceanographic sensors.
Closing Date: Monday 03 August 2015
The project is a collaboration between The University of Southampton and the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton. The project will develop in-situ ocean sensors to measure Temperature,…Continue
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The Faculty of Applied Sciences is the largest faculty of TU Delft, with around 550 scientists, a support staff of 250 and 1,800 students. The faculty conducts fundamental, application-oriented research and offers scientific education at the bachelor, master and doctoral levels. The faculty is active in the fields of Life and Health Science & Technology, Nanoscience, Chemical Engineering, Radiation Science & Technology, and Applied Physics.
The Department of Chemical…
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The Photonics and Semiconductor Nanophysics group at the Eindhoven University of Technology (The Netherlands) has an open PhD student position on integrated quantum photonics.
Single photons, i.e. single quanta of the electromagnetic field, enable new paradigms for quantum communication and optical quantum computing. Recent advances in nanophotonics enable the…Continue
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The Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor (Universitair Docent, UD) appointment in Quantum Nanophotonics at the Photonics and Semiconductor Nanophysics group of the Applied Physics Department.
Research area Quantum Nanophotonics
The tremendous conceptual and technological breakthroughs of the last decade now enable the control of light generation, propagation and detection at the…Continue
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This position involves nano-optics research under the direction of Professor Kenneth Crozier at the University of Melbourne.
The position will involve the experimental realisation of new nano-optical devices and techniques. Professor Crozier's group's recent activities in this field have included the demonstration of metasurfaces based on high-index dielectric materials, optical nanotweezers based on plasmonics and silicon photonics, quantum plasmonics, single molecule spectroscopy…Continue
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DTU Nanotech (Department of Micro- and Naotechnology), is an international research and education nanoscience Department based at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). DTU Nanotech undertakes interdisciplinary research involving scientists from relevant areas in physics, chemistry, molecular biology and engineering.
At the Colloids & Biological Interface Group (CBIO), we are searching for highly motivated PhD Students with strong ambition and commitment to a productive…
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(Chemical) Industrial Partnership Programme ‘Rock-on-a-Chip: Salt-controlled wettability alteration in oil-water-solid systems for applications in enhanced oil recovery’
The recovery of crude oil from geological reservoirs is a complex multiscale process that involves the displacement of oil from microscopic pores in a porous rock matrix by water that is injected into the ground in large quantities. To a large extent, the efficiency of this process is controlled by the relative…Continue
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The European Institute of Chemistry and Biology, Institut Européen de Chimie et Biologie (IECB) is a research team incubator placed under the joint authority of the University of Bordeaux, CNRS and INSERM. It benefits from the strong scientific environment of the Bordeaux campus in the Southwest of France. The Institute hosts 17 research groups working at the interface of chemistry and biology in a contemporary building…Continue
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Fully funded PhD studentships are available in the field of atomic-resolution imaging of molecular processes on metal surfaces. The successful candidates will be based on the Surface Science Research Centre and the Department of Chemistry at the University of Liverpool, within a dynamic, multidisciplinary research environment. The research projects will use state-of-the-art surface characterisation tools of Scanning Tunnelling Microscopy (STM), Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM), X-ray…Continue
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The Department of Analytics at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research in Leipzig invites candidates to apply for a 3-years PhD position (50%, 19.5h, TVÃķD 13 including health and pension scheme) in the topic of nanoparticle analysis and investigation of their fate in the environment.
The candidate will work on the development of analytical methods to characterize nanoparticles and to study their fate in…
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The EUV Photoemission Group works at the interface between the two neighbouring institutes AMOLF and ARCNL and uses various experimental approaches in the field of photoelectron spectroscopy/microscopy to study the microscopic properties of liquid surfaces and materials related to nanolithography.
The PhD student will investigate the molecular structure and dynamics of liquid surfaces of technological, environmental and biological relevance, using…Continue
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The post is a joint appointment between the Schools of Environment and Technology and Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences to support development of the new NERC funded X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy facility. You will have experience in XPS or equivalent surface analysis techniques as well as an established research profile that will enhance the internationally rated research undertaken within the university.
To succeed, you will have a good (1 or 2:1) degree in Geosciences,…Continue
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