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 (…)

CDH – PhD position in Digital Humanities

CDH

The Laboratory for the History of Science and Technology (LHST) at EPFL invites applications for one full-time PhD position within the EPFL PhD program in Digital Humanities (EDDH), working at the intersection between computer science and history. The successful candidate will analyze a large multilingual corpus of historical patents (18th-20th century, mostly in German and (…)

CDM – PhD Position in Operations, Economics and Strategy

CDM

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 (…)

ENAC – PhD position to investigate microbial arsenic methylation

ENAC

We are offering a 100% PhD researcher position to investigate microbial arsenic methylation for the duration of 4 years at the Environmental Microbiology Laboratory (EML), School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC), at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland. The focus at EML is on microbiology with numerous projects dedicated (…)

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

STI

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 experimental particle physics

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The High Energy Physics Laboratory (LPHE, https://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 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 – position on non-linear optics and quantum optics in wide bandgap material photonic crystals

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A PhD student position is available at the Photonic crystal group in the Institute of Physics in in the field of planar photonic crystals. Photonic crystals consist of 100 nanometer sized arrays of holes etched in a planar semiconductor waveguide. Such structures exhibit very peculiar properties for light propagation and confinement that will be exploited (…)

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 sur le piégeage optique dans des structures cristaux photoniques

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Le groupe cristaux photoniques de l’Institut de Physique recherche un doctorant dans les domaines des pinces optiques et 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 quelques 100 nm gravés dans un guide d’onde planaire diélectrique permettant le contrôle du (…)