Postdoctoral fellowship in Quantum computing, Denmark

    Postdoctoral fellowship in Quantum computing, Denmark

    Postdoctoral fellowship in experimental superconducting quantum computing at the Niels Bohr Institute, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark


    Deadline to Apply

    July 09, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)


    Overview

    PositionPostdoctoral fellowship
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research Area– Physics
    – Applied Physics
    SalaryDKK 440.934 / Year
    WorkplaceCenter for Quantum Devices
    Niels Bohr Institute
    Faculty of Science
    University of Copenhagen
    Denmark
    Contract Period2 Years
    Starting dateSep 01, 2021

    Qualifications

    Applicants should hold a PhD degree in Physics or Applied Physics with relevant experimental experience and a track record within their fields.

    Responsibilities/ Job Description

    We seek an outstanding candidate for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in the field of experimental superconducting quantum computing, with a focus on demonstrating prototype quantum algorithms.

    The project involves low-temperature physics experiments in cryofree dilution refrigerators, low-noise and high-frequency electrical measurement techniques, nanofabrication of superconducting qubits, data analysis, advanced programming, interaction with theoretical physicists and quantum algorithm developers. Scientific writing and communication will be in english. The focus of the work will mainly be fabricating superconducting transmon qubits, calibrating high-fidelity quantum gates and implementing prototype-scale quantum algorithms.

    How to Apply?

    The application, in English, must be submitted electronically by clicking APPLY NOW above

    Documents Required

    Enclose CV with publication list, short description of your work relevant to the research field (e.g. PhD, Master’s thesis), and 1-3 reference letters.

    About Center for Quantum Devices

    The Center for Quantum Devices is a research center supported by the Danish National Research Foundation, comprising materials research, experimental solid-state physics, quantum nanoelectronics, and condensed matter theory. The Center provides a vibrant scientific environment with cutting-edge research performed across many different groups in fundamental condensed matter, with close ties to a strong theory department as well as longstanding collaborations with industry.

    Note

    Terms of appointment and payment accord to the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and The Danish Confederation of Professional Associations on Academics in the State.

    The starting salary is currently up to DKK 440.934 (≈60.000 €) including annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 75.399). Negotiation for salary supplement is possible.

    Inquiries

    Assistant Professor Morten Kjaergaard
    Email: mkjaergaard@nbi.ku.dk

    Official advertisement

    Postdoctoral fellowship in experimental superconducting quantum computing at the Niels Bohr Institute, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen

    Post expires at 8:59am on Saturday July 10th, 2021 (GMT+9)