PhD scholarship in Electromagnetic field theory – DTU, Denmark 2021

    PhD scholarship in Electromagnetic field theory - DTU, Denmark 2021

    PhD scholarship in Electromagnetic Field Theory Analysis for Extreme Dielectric Confinement of Light, in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Department of Photonics are cooperating within the Center for Nanophotonics (NanoPhoton), DTU, Denmark

    PhD scholarship in Electromagnetic Field Theory Analysis for Extreme Dielectric Confinement of Light


    Deadline

    Mar 28, 2021 (GMT +1)


    Position

    PhD scholarship

    No. of Position(s)

    1

    Research area

    Electromagnetic field theory

    Scholarship

    According to standard norms

    Workplace

    Department of Electrical Engineering
    Center for Nanophotonics
    Lyngby, Denmark

    Contract period

    3 Years

    Inquiries

    Professor Olav Breinbjerg
    Email: ob@elektro.dtu.dk
    Phone: +45 2082 2908. 

    Qualifications

    Candidates should have a two-year master’s degree (120 ECTS points) or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to a two-year master’s degree.  The degree must be in a field relevant for the PhD project and the candidate must possess strong skills in the mathematics of electromagnetic field theory, good skills in programming, and good skills in experimental work.  Excellent English writing and speaking skills are mandatory

    Responsibilities/Job Description

    The PhD student must undertake the research project under supervision and fulfil the education, dissemination, and teaching requirements for PhD projects at DTU. The PhD student will work closely with other researchers and coordinate her/his work according to the mission of NanoPhoton.  The research will include theoretical, computational as well as experimental works, and the PhD scholarship must exercise high scientific standards in each type of work.  The two main objectives are

    • A rigorous field theoretical  understanding of extreme light confinement
    • Experimental demonstration of extreme microwave field confinement

    How to Apply?

    To apply, please open the link “Apply online”, fill out the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file

    Documents required

    • A letter motivating the application (cover letter)
    • Curriculum vitae
    • Grade transcripts and BSc/MSc diploma
    • Excel sheet with translation of grades to the Danish grading system (see guidelines and Excel spreadsheet here)

    Other Benefits

    DTU is a leading technical university globally recognized for the excellence of its research, education, innovation and scientific advice. We offer a rewarding and challenging job in an international environment. We strive for academic excellence in an environment characterized by collegial respect and academic freedom tempered by responsibility.

    Note:

    • The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union.
    • If you are applying from abroad, you may find useful information on working in Denmark and at DTU at DTU – Moving to Denmark.

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    Post expires at 8:59am on Monday March 29th, 2021 (GMT+9)