University of Sussex is inviting applications for PhD Studentship in Single Microwave Photon Detector with Trapped Electrons. Applicants should have a 1st class degree in Physics or a related subject. Experience in Penning traps, microwave engineering, RF-electronics, superconductors or related experimental skills is advantageous, but not mandatory. The position is for 3.5 years, fully funded (fees and stipend) for UK/EU students. The application deadline is 1 September 2016.
Study Subject(s): Studentship is provided in Single Microwave Photon Detector With Trapped Electrons at University of Sussex.
Course Level: Studentship is available for pursuing PhD degree level at University of Sussex.
Scholarship Provider: University of Sussex, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
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Eligibility: –Applicants should have a 1st class degree in Physics or a related subject. Experience in Penning traps, microwave engineering, RF-electronics, superconductors or related experimental skills is advantageous, but not mandatory. The position is for 3.5 years, fully funded (fees and stipend) for UK/EU students.
-Due to funding restrictions, the studentship is open to UK and EU resident students only.
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of UK/EU can apply for the studentship.
Scholarship Description: The Sussex Centre for Quantum Technologies is committed to the development of novel practical quantum technologies as well as to fundamental quantum physics research. Experimental activity includes architectures for quantum information processing with ions (QIP technology), interfaces for atomic ions with optical fibers (quantum communications technology), quantum simulators, and the development of quantum microwave circuits with trapped electrons (quantum metrology). The centre has also a strong theory activity on these and other research areas.
Number of award(s): Not Known
Duration of award(s): Scholarships are offered for 3.5 years.
What does it cover? Total offer is of £14057 per annum tax-free bursary and waiver of UK/EU fees each year for 3.5 years. Full-time study.
Selection criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online. State in the Funding section of the application form that you are applying for the “Single Microwave Photon detector with trapped electrons supervided by Dr Jose Verdu Galiana”.
-Applications should include a CV, as well as transcripts of marks obtained on your degree(s) and the names and contact details of two academic referees.
-Due to the large volume of applications that we recieve, we regret we may only contact you if your application is succesful.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 1 September 2016.