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)
|No. of Position(s)||1|
|Research Area||– Physics|
– Applied Physics
|Salary||DKK 440.934 / Year|
|Workplace||Center for Quantum Devices|
Niels Bohr Institute
Faculty of Science
University of Copenhagen
|Contract Period||2 Years|
|Starting date||Sep 01, 2021|
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
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.
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.
Assistant Professor Morten Kjaergaard
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)