Research Assistant

Field: Physics


Title of the position: Research Assistent
Scientific discipline: Physics
Job type: Contract
Number of job offers: 1
Remuneration/Stipend amount/month: 8000
Position starts on: 01.06.2019
Maximum period of contract/stipend agreement: 5 months
Institution: Quantum Resources and Information Laboratory
Project leader: Alexander Streltsov
Project title: First Team Grant
Project Description: First Team Grant

Key responsibilities include:
1. Design and optimisation of quantum-enhanced protocols with the emphasis on their applications and implementations.
2. Analysis of the impact of noise and imperfections on real-life quantum devices and technologies.
3. Investigation of general quantum features, such as entanglement and quantum coherence, in quantum protocols and quantum computation
4. Preparation and dissemination of the research results at international workshops and conferences.

Profile of candidates/requirements:
PhD candidates should have a master degree in physics or related area, and have a good understanding of physics, quantum theory, and quantum optics.

Required documents:
1. Motivation Letter
2. Current curriculum vitae
3. Research record
4. Academic transcript

We offer:
Participation in an exciting research program conducted within a newly established centre with high scientific expectations and goals.
Work within one of the theoretical labs operating within the QOT centre, yet in close collaboration with centre’s theoretical and experimental groups, as well as other research teams specialising in quantum theory and its implementations within Warsaw’s research community:
An open and friendly research environment with access to all the facilities available within the Centre of New Technologies (CENT)―an interdisciplinary research institute established within the University of Warsaw to gather international researchers of different backgrounds and experience, in order to conduct state-of-the-art research in biological, chemical and physical science:
Close collaboration with foreign institutions, with the necessary financial support of travels and scientific visits provided by the QOT centre, in particular, with the University of Oxford (UK)―the strategic partner of the centre.

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Deadline: 12/05/2019

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