LOOKING FOR PHD CANDIDATES IN THE TOPIC OF SILICON NANO-OPTOMECHANICS (Valencia)

The Nanophotonics Technology Center (http://www.ntc.upv.es/english/index.html ) at the
Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain) is looking for potential candidates for the realization of a PhD Thesis in the field of silicon nano-optomechanics. The work will be done in the framework of the European project PHENOMEN (http://phenomen-project.eu/ ). The selected candidates will form part of the “Plasmonic metamaterials” research team (https://www.ntc.upv.es/english/metamaterials.html ), led by Prof. Alejandro Martínez.
SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS FOR PHD CANDIDATES
– Candidates must hold a MSc degree (or equivalent) related with the topic of the proposed
work (e.g., Electrical or Telecommunications Engineering or Physics).
– High level of English (B2 level or similar)
– The candidate must demonstrate an excellent academic record.
– Interest in science and technology, specifically in photonic and nanotechnology.
– Previous practical experience related with photonics or optomechanics is highly desirable.
CONTRACTUAL CONDITIONS
Selected candidates will have the same conditions as other PhD students in the Nanophotonics Technology Center.
APPLICATION TO THE POSITIONS
Interested PhD candidates must send:
– updated curriculum vitae.
– a cover letter describing his/her profile, interests and goals.
– his/her official academic record, where the final marks of the degree must be clearly
indicated.
Applications must be sent to Prof. Alejandro Martínez (amartinez@ntc.upv.es). Only those candidates with a profile suitable for the required position will be contacted back.