We seek highly motivated individual with background in bioengineering, biophysics, electronics or related disciplines to work on the development of techniques for engineering, functionalization and characterization of materials and tissues in 3D at nanoscale utilising glass nanopipettes, carbon nanoprobes and scanning ion conductance microscopy. This is an emerging technology with a wide range of applications in the field of 3D printing,…Continue
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High Power Impulse Magnetron Sputtering, (HIPIMS) – a ground-breaking technology used to pre-treat surfaces and deposit innovative new coatings – is now a global research field, with huge interest from industry. The project will include the development, optimisation and characterisation of the physical, chemical and structural properties of advanced surface engineering solutions that involve a hardening pre-treatment followed by the…Continue
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nstitution: McGill University
Department: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
PhD Supervisor: Dr. Z Mi
Application deadline: September 15, 2013
Funding Availability: Available if admitted
Project Title: Growth/synthesis, properties, and device applications of III-nitride nanowire structures
A PhD studentship is available to investigate the properties and device applications of…
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“Smart” or adaptable sensors are considered as “modern sensor technologies” that exhibit a high rate of growth (10%/year as opposed to 4%/year of “traditional technologies”) in the global market with an estimated worth between $15-$25 billion1,2,3,4. “Smart sensors” are generally thought to be able to adapt themselves automatically to the measuring task and/or to have self-diagnostic and self-calibration capabilities. Development of…Continue
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A PhD opportunity in developing novel, optical fibre-based optical tweezers is available in the groups of Dr L. Paterson and Dr W.N. MacPherson.
Optical manipulation (or optical trapping or tweezing) enables particles from tens of nanometres to tens of microns in diameter to be picked up and moved using only light, but typically relies on focusing the tweezing laser beam through a high numerical aperture microscope objective…
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Qualified students are invited to send their application for an open PhD position in nanotechnology and surface physics at the Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Aarhus University, Denmark. The successful candidate will work in a PhD-project in a collaboration between iNANO, the Danish Technical University and an industrial partner.
You will be based at the Scanning Probe Microscopy group at Aarhus University and…
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Osaka Prefecture University is holding open recruitment for two seventh-term special lecturers in tenure-track positions in the “Leading University as a Base for Human Resource Development in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology” program of Research Organization for the 21st Century in our university. The program named NanoSquare® has been designed to conduct the “High Incentive Type Tenure-Track System” of the university, and was evaluated as the highest “rank S” not only in overall judgment but…Continue
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A range of PhD opportunities are available at the LCN, not all of these are listed below.
If you wish to apply for a specific position at UCL or Imperial, please follow the application procedure given for each position below.
Alternatively, you can contact individual academics who are working on research projects which are of particular interest to you to see if there are any upcoming opportunities - for more information of applying…
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MSc Available September 2013 The College of Science and Engineering at the University of Glasgow is offering funded places for the MSc in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, available for the September 2013 intake. The MSc in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology teaches you the skills desired by modern industry for scientist and engineers doing research, development and production in nanoscience and nanofabrication. This multidisciplinary programme will complement your background…Continue
PhD studentship: Combining advancing imaging and whole systems ecotoxicology for identifying the toxicological features of nanomaterials - new
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A postdoctoral position is available immediately in Prof. Steven Schwartz' group in the department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Arizona in Tucson. The work will involve both analytic and computational studies of micelles formed from novel surfactants. Only applicants with real training in theoretical physical chemistry and experience with both analytic and computational work will be considered. Please…Continue
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You will be responsible for the fundamental research and development of Atomprobe Tomography (APT) applications on magnetic materials and stacks.
Your tasks will…Continue
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|Employer:||Technische Universität Ilmenau|
|Location:||Ilmenau, Thuringia, Germany|
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|Location:||Donostia - San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa - Basque Country, Spain|
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|Employer:||BARCELONA ADDS VALUE (HEURISTICA DE CATALUNYA, S.L.)|
We seek a candidate to be employed as a research engineer within the ICN2 nanofabrication laboratory.
He/she will be working in an…Continue
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Title: Post-Doctoral Researcher
Employer: Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Location: Baton Rouge, LA, United States
The Chemical Engineering Department at Louisiana State University is seeking a post-doctoral researcher to conduct computational catalysis research. This position is part of the Center for Atomic-Level Catalyst Design, a DOE Energy Frontier Research Center led by LSU. As part of the Center's objectives, the candidate will…Continue
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Hysitron is a premier scientific instrument manufacturer who is committed to promoting nanotechnology by developing advanced transducer and control technology. Hysitron innovations have opened new horizons for organizations interested in investigating and understanding mechanical properties of materials at nanoscale. Hysitron fosters an environment and culture where innovation flourishes, teamwork is encouraged, and superior performance is rewarded. We are currently…Continue
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Nanosphere, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSPH) is a nanotechnology-based molecular diagnostics company, offering proprietary breakthrough technologies that provide a unique and powerful solution to greatly simplify molecular diagnostic testing. Based in Northbrook, IL, Nanosphere’s diagnostic platform has several FDA-cleared tests and the company continues with its ambitious growth plans of rapidly bringing new tests and device platforms with enhanced…Continue
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Postdoctoral Position in Bionanotechnology, Protein Engineering (designer proteins), & Molecular Biology
The Gao lab at U. Washington Bioengineering invites applications from qualified candidates for a postdoc position in the area of biomedical nanotechnology and molecular biology (design and genetically engineer multifunctional proteins for drug delivery). Candidates must be self-motivated and have Strong publication records in cloning, molecular…
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Three PhD positions in the field of first-principles calculations and coarse-grained simulations are available at the Clausthal University of Technology and the Georg-August University, Göttingen, within the newly established Collaborative Research Center SFB 1073 ``Atomic scale control of energy conversion''.
Project A03: "Energy dissipation and transport in switchable polymer nanostructures''. This project aims at modelling and controlling energy transport across polymer-polymer…
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