ENAC – PhD in Polar Atmospheric Science

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Your Mission The Extreme Environments Research Laboratory (EERL) is looking for a PhD student for the “Vertical properties of aerosols in the Arctic lower atmosphere and their impact on cloud radiative effects (VAERTICAL)” project. The project aims to enhance our understanding of vertical aerosol properties in the Arctic. Your mission will be to perform vertically (…)

SB – PhD Scholarship in Hybrid metal-organic Nanostructure Engineering for Photonics

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A 3-year PhD scholarship in Organic Chemistry and Photophysical studies is available starting from January 1, 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter. The project will be carried out as a collaboration between the groups of Assoc Prof Katrine Qvortrup (Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Department of chemistry) and Prof Christophe Galland (EPFL, Switzerland, Laboratory (…)

STI – PhD position in AI-based Optimization for Ultrasonic Motor

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The Integrated Actuators Laboratory (Prof. Perriard) is looking for a PhD researcher who is highly motivated towards addressing the challenges in Tribological phenomena in Ultrasonic Ceramic Motor (UCM). The project may in particular attract candidates with an engineering background who aspire to explore a cutting-edge multidisciplinary subject involving Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Topology Optimization. You (…)

STI – PhD studentship position in Nanophotonics for Biosensing

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The BIOnanophotonic Systems (BIOS) Laboratory at the School of Engineering of EPFL Switzerland (led by Prof. Hatice Altug) has an open PhD position. We are looking for a talented & motivated PhD student to work on experimental projects in nano-optics, nanophotonic biosensing and spectroscopy research. Nanophotonics excels at confining light into nanoscale optical mode volumes (…)

STI – PhD studentship position in implantable neurotechnologies

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Description School or College: School of Engineering Lab, Institute name and project description: Laboratory for Soft Bioelectronic Interfaces (LSBI) The project consists in : ReWIRE is a Marie Skodowska-Curie Doctoral Network focused on the Technology-driven combinatorial therapy to rewire the spinal cord after injury. ReWIRE aims to establish meaningful long-term and autonomous functional recovery by (…)

ENAC – PhD Position in Human-Oriented Sustainable Built Environments

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ETHOS (Civil Engineering and Technology for Human Oriented Sustainability) is a new lab at EPFL directed by Prof. Andrew Sonta. At ETHOS, we use data, engineering, and design to advance social and environmental sustainability in cities. We are seeking a PhD student to conduct research focused on furthering our understanding of the complex relationships between (…)

SB – PhD student position in experimental particle physics (LHCb)

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Job description: The High Energy Physics Laboratory of EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne [1], invites applications for a PhD student position in experimental particle physics (LHCb experiment).   LHCb is a flavour physics experiment running at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, which has recently reported exciting evidence for deviations from (…)

ENAC – PhD position in Modelling Urban Systems

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Your mission:The Laboratory of Urban and Environmental Systems (URBES) at EPFL is looking for a PhD student to investigate how anthropogenic activities and the form/function of cities affect climate and hydrology, as well as energy consumption, emissions, and residents’ wellbeing. At the URBES Lab we seek to describe and predict land-atmosphere interactions and coupled human-natural (…)

STI – 2 PhD 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. 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 fold. (…)

STI – PhD thesis position on SOFC micro-gasturbine hybrid system

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(French below) Mission / Topic :Conduct a 4 yr PhD thesis on the physical realisation of a hybrid system between a 8 kWe Solid Oxide Fuel Cell and a 1-2 kWe micro gas turbine using post combustion of the SOFC exhaust gas. The system will include CO2 separation and therefore be virtually emission-free. The project (…)