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Research Engineer for studying heat transport in 2D materials
Employer: BARCELONA ADDS VALUE (HEURISTICA DE CATALUNYA, S.L.)
Location: Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
Website: https://icn2.cat/en/
Employment Start Date: Flexible/to be discussed

Organization Description:

The Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia, with its official English translation Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology and acronym ICN2, is a non-profit international research institute located close to Barcelona, Spain. Its research lines focus on the newly-discovered physical and chemical properties that arise from the behaviour of matter at the nanoscale.

Job Description:

The research group on "Ultrafast Dynamics in Nanoscale systems" has openings for highly motivated Research Engineers to work within the ERC project "CUHL - Controlling Ultrafast Heat in Layered materials". The goal of this project is to understand and control nanoscale thermal transport in novel material systems based on layered materials. Thermal transport plays a crucial role in applications such as thermal management and thermoelectrics. The group employs state-of-the-art ultrafast optical techniques and fabrication methods using 2D materials.

Summary of conditions:

  • Full time work (37,5h/week)
  • Contract Length: 2 years.
  • Salary will depend on qualifications and demonstrated experience.
  • Salary according to the cost of living in Barcelona.
  • Support to the relocation issues.
  • Life Insurance.

Estimated Incorporation date: End of 2018.

Requirements:

Minimum requirement is a M.Sc. degree in a relevant subject (physics, chemistry, material science, photonics). Experience with nanofabrication and/or 2D materials is a big plus.

Job Application:

All applications must be made via the ICN2 website

http://jobs.icn2.cat/job-openings/149/research-engineer-for-studying-heat-transport-in-2d-materials

and include the following:

  1. A cover letter.
  2. A full CV including contact details.
  3. 2 Reference letters or referee contacts.

Equal opportunities:

ICN2 is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion of people with disabilities.

Date Posted: October 11, 2018