Entries by Mario Agio

Group of Applied Physics at the University of Geneva has open positions

for PhDs and Postdocs on the development of superconducting  nanowire single-photon detectors for quantum communication. We are seeking motivated, resourceful and creative candidates to join our efforts to develop novel and high-performance detectors based on superconducting nanowires. For details: http://www.unige.ch/gap/qtech/jobs:start#dokuwiki__top Please contact Félix Bussières (felix.bussieres@unige.ch) or Hugo Zbinden (Hugo.Zbinden@unige.ch)

Open PhD position: Single spins in silicon carbide for quantum technology at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh

The  Institute  of  Photonics  and  Quantum  Sciences  at  Heriot  Watt, would like to recruit motivated students to join a newly-established  team  at  Heriot-Watt  University.  Prospective  students should  have  a  first-class  degree  in  a  relevant  discipline  (Physics, Electrical  Engineering,  Materials  Science)  and  a  strong  interest  in experimental research. The studentship comes with a standard ESPRC stipend  […]

Roadmap for Quantum Information on a Chip released

A roadmap for Quantum Information on a Chip has been released based on the Workshop held in Padova on October 12-14, 2015. The event involved US and European scientist supported by the US National Science Foundation (NSF) and it was co-organised by Prof Paolo Villoresi (University of Padova and MC Member for Italy).

Call for applications for the Sofja Kovalevskaja Award – Deadline 31 July

With the Sofja Kovalevskaja Award, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation is offering promising young researchers from all over the world attractive career prospects in Germany. Junior research talents of all disciplines from abroad are given the opportunity to establish working groups of their own at German research institutions. Outstandingly qualified junior academics of all disciplines […]

Four PhD projects in Experimental and Theoretical Nanophotonics

At the Department of Photonics Engineering of the Technical University of Denmark, we have four open PhD positions in Nanophotonics. The projects are part of the Centre of Excellence NATEC (“NAnophotonics for TErabit Communications”). With the present call we wish to expand our activities within the following topics: Fabrication and basic characterization of novel nanophotonic […]

18 PhD Fellowships at ICFO, Barcelona

ICFO the Institute of Photonic Sciences http://www.icfo.eu is a centre based in the Barcelona metropolitan area (Spain), passionate about advancing the frontiers of the science of light, and devoted to research and education at the highest international level. We are currently offering 18 PhD fellowships for this year 2016 to join the ICFO International PhD […]

PhD, postdoc, and assistant professor vacancies in Quantum Photonics, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen (group of Prof. Peter Lodahl)

In the Quantum Photonics Group at the Niels Bohr Institute we explore solid-state quantum optics and photonic nanotechnology. We currently have a number of vacancies within the scope of several recently funded grants, including an ERC Advanced Grant. Solid-state photonic quantum systems have recently matured dramatically, and it is now feasible to merge small-scale quantum […]

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships for quantum-optical networks with solid-state spins and photons

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships for quantum-optical networks with solid-state spins and photons Application deadline: Friday, February 12, 2016 Research group: AMOP Cambridge – Atature Group Employer web page: http://www.amop.phy.cam.ac.uk/amop-ma University of Cambridge – AMOP Group (Mete Atature) Confined and isolated spins carry great promise for quantum information science as quantum bits. Optically active semiconductor quantum dot systems can provide […]