Research Associate/Fellow in Ultra Cold Atoms & Quantum Optics in Fixed term
University of Nottingham, Department of Physics and Astronomy
United Kingdom

Applications are invited for the above post based in the School of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Nottingham. The successful candidate will carry out experimental research and technological development of quantum sensors. The specific research focus is the demonstration of atom interferometric rotation sensing within the programme A-Phi – Atomic Photonic Integration, funded by DARPA. Preparation of scientific publications, assistance in the supervision of younger colleagues, and project reporting are also part of the responsibilities.


Candidates should have a PhD, or be near completion, in physics or a related discipline, and enjoy working in a team. Candidates should have excellent laboratory skills and a robust background in experimental atomic physics and/or quantum optics. Previous experience with matterwave interferometry is desirable.


This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract until 04 December 2020, limited by the project duration. Hours of work are full time (36.25 hours).


Informal enquiries may be addressed to Thomas Fernholz, tel: +44 115 9514753 or email thomas.fernholz@nottingham.ac.uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

 

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit; https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/applyingfromoverseas/index2.aspx



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