PostDoc (F/M/D) Dynamics And Transport Of Laser-Plasma Accelerated Electrons
For any questions, do not hesitate to ask: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schramm Tel.: +49 351 260 2471, Dr. Arie Irman Tel.: +49 351 260 3043
Place of work: Dresden-Rossendorf
Working hours: 39 h/week
Deadline: 1 September 2021
Online application English / German Job-Id: 2021/131 (1254)
The HZDR is committed to equal opportunity employment and we strongly encourage applications from qualified female candidates. We also carefully consider all applications from job candidates with severe disabilities.
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf Bautzner Landstraße 400 01328 Dresden
PostDoc (f/m/d) dynamics and transport of laser-plasma accelerated
As member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, the HZDR employs about 1,400 people. The Center’s focus is on interdisciplinary research in the areas energy, health and matter.
The Institute of Radiation Physics conducts research for states of matter under extreme conditions and in very small dimensions.
As part of the Institute, the Department of Laser Particle Acceleration invites applications as
PostDoc (f/m/d) dynamics and transport of laser-plasma accelerated electrons.
The position will be available from 1 November 2021. The employment contract is limited to one year.
In close collaboration with a large international consortium, you will bring forward laser-plasma electron accelerators to its key applications:
Participate in the installation and commissioning of an electron beamline uniquely designed to capture, transport and manipulate laser-plasma accelerated electrons
Establish beam control to meet the requirements in selected application areas
Analyze experimental data and communicate the results in work in progress reports, international conferences and publications in refereed journals
Holding an excellent PhD degree in the field of accelerator physics, preferably with experimental experience on laser-plasma accelerators proven by a strong publication list
Expertise in electron beam dynamics and transport, phase-space manipulation and synchrotron radiation including diagnostics
Experience with mechanical design, particle-optics, insertion devices and experimental realization
Good working knowledge with high power lasers, laser-optics and ultrahigh vacuum
Ability to work closely within a team; engineers, students, postdocs and scientists, and capability of multitasking
A vibrant research community in an open, diverse, and international work environment
Scientific excellence and extensive professional networking opportunities
The full-time employment contract is limited to one year
Salary and social benefits in conformity with the provisions of the Collective Agreement TVöD-Bund
30 days of paid holiday leave
Company pension scheme (VBL)
A good work/life balance for which we offer assistance in the form of:
Possibility to work part-time
Flexible working hours
In-house health management