SB – PhD position in Thermal modelling of metal hydrides compression and storage systems

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Industrial PhD Position GRZ Technologies Ltd. offers, in joint collaboration with EPFL, an industrial PhD position in the field of “Thermal modelling of metal hydrides compression and storage systems”. The PhD student will be fully employed by GRZ Technologies Ltd. (www.grz-technologies.com). The academic supervision will be ensured by Prof. Andreas Züttel, head of the Laboratory (…)

ENAC – PhD position in climate change microbial ecology

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Studying microbiome adaptation to climate change in high-mountain streams We seek highly motivated candidates for one PhD position at the Stream Biofilm and Ecosystem Research (SBER) laboratory at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland. The selected candidate will investigate, in the framework of a research project funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (…)

SB – PhD position in the High Energy Physics Lab (LPHE)

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The High Energy Physics Laboratory (LPHE, www.epfl.ch/labs/lphe/) of EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, invites applications for a PhD student position. The successful candidate will join the LHCb collaboration in which our lab is strongly involved. LHCb is a particle physics experiment running at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider and dedicated to the (…)

SB – PhD positions focusing on the development of an innovative simulation tool-kit to design and prove the feasibility of a next generation Future Circular Collider

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The Laboratory of Particle Accelerator Physics(LPAP, https://www.epfl.ch/labs/lpap/) of EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, together with CERN is looking for 3 PhD students to strengthen our interdisciplinary team focusing on the development of an innovative simulation tool-kit to design and prove the feasibility of a next generation Future Circular Collider (FCC). In the (…)

SB – PhD in computational materials science

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  A PhD position is available at the Laboratory of Computational Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland. The successful candidate will be involved in the development of classical and first- principles based, machine-learning enhanced multiscale simulations and their application to perovskite based photovoltaic materials. The ideal candidate (…)

CDM – PhD Position in Operations, Economics and Strategy

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A PhD student position is available at the chair of Operations, Economics and Strategy (OES) headed by Prof. Thomas A. Weber at the Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship Institute (MTEI) in the College of Management of Technology at the EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland). The application deadline for early decisions is January 15th, 2021. It is recommended (…)

STI – Two PhD student positions in Interfacial Imaging of Water: New Light on Cellular Hydration

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Two PhD student positions are available at the Laboratory for fundamental BioPhotonics (LBP) at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland. Introduction Water is the liquid of life. It is intimately linked to our well-being. Without water, cell membranes cannot function. Charges and charged groups cannot be dissolved, self-assembly cannot occur, and proteins cannot (…)

SB – PhD position in physics and systems neuroscience

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We are looking for PhD students and postdocs interested in physics and systems neuroscience. Our laboratory combines theory and experiment to investigate how circuits in the brain compute decisions dynamically. In experiments, we measure brain activity in C. elegans worms using novel microscopy techniques. On the theoretical side, our interests extend from image analysis using (…)

SB – PhD sur optique non-linéaire et optique quantique dans des cristaux photoniques

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Le groupe cristaux photoniques de l’Institut de Physique recherche un doctorant pour un travail de thèse dans le domaine des cristaux photoniques planaires. Les cristaux photoniques sont des structures optiques constituées de réseaux de trous ou de piliers d’une dimension de l’ordre de quelque 100 nm gravés dans un guide d’onde planaire diélectrique. Dans ces (…)

SB – PhD position on optical trapping in photonic crystal structures

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A PhD student position is available at the Photonic crystal group in the Institute of Physics in the fields of optical tweezers and planar photonic crystals. Planar photonic crystals consist of 100 nanometer sized arrays of holes etched in a planar semiconductor waveguide. These structures allow the control of the electromagnetic field at the wavelength scale. (…)