3 Year PhD Positionsin Optical Sensor Technology and Application in Aquatic Science at the Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Study Subject(s): Optical Sensor Technology and Application in Aquatic Science
Course Level: PhD
Scholarship Provider: University of Copenhagen, Denmark
The award can be taken at: Denmark
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Eligibility: The positions are available for a 3-year period for applicants holding a relevant master´s degree or for a 4-year period for applicants who are already enrolled or are accepted to be enrolled at one of the Faculty´s master´s programmes. At the time of commencement, applicants for the 4-year period must have approximately one year of study remaining before graduating from their MSc programme.
Scholarship Open for International Students: No
Description: A 3-year PhD award in Optical Sensor Technology and Application in Aquatic Science will be available at the Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen. The project aims to develop and optimize new optical measuring methods for quantifying the chemical microenvironment in aquatic systems. Methodologies will encompass both fiber-optic microsensors and luminescence imaging techniques, with focus on measuring irradiance, O2 and pH. The work will involve synthesis and immobilization of optical indicators, development and calibration of measuring systems and setups, and their application in a range of marine, freshwater and soil systems.
How to Apply: By Post
application Deadline: 15 June 2011