Research Fellow (R210319)
Research Fellow Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies Location: Aston University Main Campus
Salary: £33,797 to £38,017 per annum Grade: Grade 08 Contract Type: Fixed Term (14 months)
Basis: Full Time Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Wednesday 08 September 2021 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: R210319 Release Date: Monday 09 August 2021
A one and half years postdoctoral research fellowship is available in a collaborative H2020 project entitled “High-power ultrafast lasers using tapered double-clad fibre”
This research will be undertaken in the Optoelectronics & Biomedical Photonics Group, in the Aston Institute of Photonics Technologies, Aston University, UK
This is a joint research programmecapitalising on the knowledge and expertise of the partners in the laser development and photonics. The aims of the project are to overcome scientific and technical challenges to the realisation of a world record power 2.5kW laser providing from picosecond down to femtoseconds pulses at repetition rates up to 1GHz with excellent beam quality.
The successful applicant will be responsible in conducting independent research in wide range of the development of new semiconductor based lasers and systems. The applicant will be working in collaboration with the other project partner to develop and investigate of novel lasers.
The successful applicant should have a PhD and research experience in semiconductor laser development physics. Experience in cleanroom work are beneficial.
You will become part of a team of researchers working on H2020 funded programme grant, which involves collaboration with research teams across Europe. The position will be based in the Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies and will report to Prof E. Rafailov.
For further information about this position, please contact Prof E. Rafailov on +44 (0)121 204 3718, (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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