This project is situated between two groups of the Laboratory of Solid State Physics and Magnetism: the Nanoscale Superconductivity & Magnetism (NSM) Group and the Clusters and Laser Spectroscopy (CLASS) Group. Both of them playing a leading role in their field of research. By combining the expertise of two young and dynamic researchers, allocated in the aforementioned groups (Prof. J. Van de Vondel, NSM and Prof. E. Janssens, CLASS) this PhD project will benefit from the combined…Continue
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Industrial reactor simulation for Fluid Catalytic Cracking, specifically accounting for catalyst properties and co-processing of renewables
Justification Catalyst but also reactor and process design have for a long time been based on trial and error procedures. Present-day informatics technologies are developing at an unprecedented pace and provide unique opportunities for applying more rational design strategies. A key feature of a solid methodology is that it…Continue
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This work deals with the growth and physical (electrical, optical,...) characterization of phase – change materials, as VO2 for instance. Special attention will be paid to the structural characterization using X-ray diffraction and the interplay between the structure and the physical properties.
Nr of positions available : 6
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The objective of the research is the synthesis of new lipophilic antioxidants that act through mechanisms of hydrogen donating and / or electron transfer and can be easily incorporated into liposomes. The antioxidant activity of the synthesized molecules will be studied by EPR, NMR and spectrophotometric techniques.
TWAS and the S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences in Kolkata, India have agreed to offer five fellowships annually to young foreign scientists from developing countries who wish to pursue research towards a PhD in physical sciences.
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£31331 to £44607 per annum
The salary range covers Academic appointments at Teaching and Research grades 8 and 9. The normal expectation is that the successful applicant will be appointed to the minimum of the agreed scale with annual increments on 1 October each year (subject to completing six months service)
This is a permanent position and the salary will be on either the Grade 8 or 9 salary scale for Lecturers (Teaching and Research) depending on the Academic…
The appointee will conduct experiments and analytical studies of various research projects.
Applicants should have a master’s or bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering, chemistry, material science, nanotechnology or a related discipline.
Applicants should have an eagerness to learn and a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese. Good laboratory skills are a must. (Duration: 1 year, renewable)
Medical benefits and paid leave will be provided where…Continue
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The appointee will manage academic and industrial projects, design and carry out experiments on product and process engineering, and also conduct advanced materials research such as inorganic/organic materials synthesis, coating, and conceptual product and process design.
Applicants should have a PhD degree (for Post-doctoral Fellow/Research Associate) or a research-based master’s degree (for Visiting Scholar) in chemical engineering, chemistry, material science, nanotechnology or a…Continue
Applications are invited for a fully funded CASE award between the University of Southampton, and Sharp Labs Europe (Oxford) to develop new electronic chips for single cell analysis. Sharp have developed a liquid handling technology called digital microfluidics, using thin film transistor (TFT) technology, as used in flat panel displays. This project will research new ways of exploiting this exciting new technology cell assays. The student will work as part of a large team interacting with…Continue
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Starting at the earliest possible date.
The PostDoc position will initially be for 1 year.
Deadline for application is 30 June 2014.
The position is available in the research group of Prof. C.T. Koch in the area of theoretical transmission electron microscopy (TEM). The successful candidate will work under the supervision of Dr. W. Van den Broek, working on expanding the software implementation of inverse dynamical electron scattering…
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Three Postdoctoral positions (Research Associates, each for 3 years) are available at the Lancaster Centre for Nanoscale Dynamics, for theoretical research in fundamental physical properties of atomic two-dimensional crystals (including graphene, boron nitride, chalcogenides of various metal, etc.) and modelling electronics and optoelectronics devices based hybrid structures of such materials.
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123 postdoc / R&D positions for innovation in sustainable energy with a KIC InnoEnergy Pathways fellowship - A European Marie Curie mobility programme
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The programme will accept 123 researchers. It offers young researchers the opportunity to be recruited by one of the 190+ world-class KIC InnoEnergy Partners and supported Startups, with up to 40% funding from Pathways fellowships.
It's a 2-year international…
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1. Grant competition title: Open international NUST «MISIS» grant competition to support young scientists with international background to conduct joint researches in a scientific research area for two years
2. The grant competition objective is to: Identify, in accordance with the established procedure, those applicants, who have applied for a NUST «MISIS» grant to support the best research activities in…Continue
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The main interest of the University of Edinburgh (UEDIN) and the National Physical laboratory (NPL) is to develop and deploy a rapid electrochemical imaging tool comprising micro-, later nano-electrodes integrated with CMOS circuitry to provide an “active matrix” readout capability. The device will have an array of electrodes that can be individually addressed against a common reference/counter electrode, also on the same substrate. The requirement is to apply a controlled potential and…Continue
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A PhD studentship opportunity exists at the Nanoscale Laboratory, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Birmingham for conducting interdisciplinary research at the interface of photonics, nanoparticles and materials, electro-optical devices and sensors. The candidate will explore the novel properties of various nanomaterials based on carbon (graphene/carbon nanotubes) and metals (gold/silver nanoparticles). Based on their properties the nanomaterials will be utilised for producing…Continue
This PhD will present an outstanding candidate to develop an broad range of skills within nanophotonics, nanoplasmonics and metamaterials. The primary application area targeted will be in the the area of chemo- and bio-sensing for which tunable UV metamaterials and nanoplasmonic nanostructures can provide significant advantages over those designed for other spectral ranges. However, such an exciting avenue of research will of course supplement other research goals within the Experimental…Continue
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A PhD studentship is available in the area of design and optimization of next-generation electronic devices. The ideal candidate will need:
• to have good background in either of the disciplines: electronic engineering, physics, material science, physical chemistry
• to have a good understanding of field-effect transistor operation and basic circuit design
• to have some computer modelling, circuit simulation or programming experience
• to have good hands-on skills…
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The United States-Israel Educational Foundation (USIEF), the Fulbright commission for Israel, plans to offer 8 fellowships to American post-doctoral researchers in support of work to be carried out at Israeli universities during the course of the 2015/2016-2016/2017 academic years.
The US Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program is open to candidates in all academic disciplines.
Holders of tenure track positions are not eligible to apply. Individuals who have already begun research…Continue
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An opportunity exists for an exceptional graduate student to work at CRANN Ireland's premier research institute at Trinity College, Dublin in collaboration with Lund University. The research will involve the development of label-free bioassays using microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) to detect microRNA biomarkers relevant in breast cancer diagnostics in serum or whole blood.
The central objectives of the research programme are to:…
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