PhD position in gas turbine blade cooling systems

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Mission:  The Laboratory for Applied Mechanical Design (Prof. Schiffmann) is looking for a PhD researcher whose mission is the design, investigation, and optimization of novel solutions for the internal cooling of gas turbine blades. You will have to experimentally investigate the heat transfer capabilities of the cooling system using state of the art techniques, as (…)

STI – PhDs & postdocs in Polymer surfaces and interfaces & polymer nanomedicine

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The Polymers Laboratory at EPFL (http://lp.epfl.ch/) is a diverse, multidisciplinary research group. We are passionate about polymer science and apply tools borrowed from organic and polymer synthesis and biology combined with theory and modern materials analysis and characterization techniques both to unravel fundamental questions related to soft materials as well as to help address key (…)

PhD student position in experimental particle physics (LHCb)

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The High Energy Physics Laboratory [1] 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 study (…)

PhD student position in tracking detector R&D for particle physics

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The High Energy Physics Laboratory [1] 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 study (…)

PhD student in physics-informed geometric deep learning for hybrid digital twins of building energy systems

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To strengthen the collaboration between Empa and EPFL we are looking for a PhD student in physics-informed geometric deep learning for hybrid digital twins of building energy systems   The PhD position will focus on the development of methodology for hybrid digital twins for energy performance of buildings that enables a scalability of the developed (…)

PhD in Computerized Tomography Diagnostics for Next-Generation Fusion Reactors

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As part of a joint project, the EPFL Center for Imaging (IMAGING), the Swiss Plasa Center (SPC) and the Atomic Energy Center (CEA) in France are looking for a motivated candidate to perform her/his Ph.D. in a stimulating and dynamic atmosphere. The project takes place at the forefront of scientific research in computerised tomography for (…)

PhD in real-time bioaerosol monitoring

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Your mission The Extreme Environments Research Laboratory (EERL) is looking for a PhD student for a collaborative project with the Federal Institute of Metrology METAS in Bern. The project will allow you to develop a reference method for bioaerosol monitoring. You will be given challenging duties at the fascinating interface between research, the economy, society (…)

2 PhD student positions in Surface-supported lanthanide complexes as bit prototypes for information storage

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The Laboratory of Nanostructures at Surfaces (LNS) headed by Prof. Harald Brune explores novel physical and chemical properties emerging from quantum effects in surface-supported nanostructures. Project description Recently, we realized surface-adsorbed single atom magnets [Donati et al., Science 2016; Baltic et al., Nano Lett. 2016], reaching therefore the ultimate size limit for classical and quantum (…)

PhD student position in Stacking 2D van der Waals homo- and hetero-structures

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The Laboratory of Nanostructures at Surfaces (LNS) headed by Prof. Harald Brune explores novel physical and chemical properties emerging from quantum effects in surface-supported nanostructures. Project description 2D materials are attracting a lot of interest due to their fascinating electronic and magnetic properties. The ability to stack these mono-atomic layers into heterostructures opens up yet (…)

PhD position in GaN electronic devices

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POWERlab – EPFL https://powerlab.epfl.ch At the POWERlab, we develop novel semiconductor devices, including GaN and Diamond, based on a judicious device design to exploit their unique properties and conceive new, drastically more efficient devices that outperform the state-of-the-art. Our research is multidisciplinary at the interface of power electronic devices and converters, RF communications and thermal (…)