PhD position in Spectroscopy-based diagnostics in non-equilibrium plasma ignition phenomena
Empa - the place where innovation starts
Empa is the research institute for materials science and technology of the ETH Domain and conducts cutting-edge research for the benefit of industry and the well-being of society
You are a highly-motivated experimentalist with a Master Degree in chemistry, physics or engineering, with experience in spectroscopy and knowledge on flow and combustion. You have practical skills, and you are able to develop and maintain an experimental setup, to investigate challenging processes and to draw theoretical conclusions. You are committed to prepare and present experimental findings in meetings, at scientific conferences, and in scientific publications. You are willing to closely cooperate in a multi-disciplinary international team. Skills with data processing, LabView programming and instrumentation design are particularly appreciated.
Fluent oral and written English is required, and knowledge of German is highly appreciated.
Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The tentative start date is September 2019 or upon mutual agreement.
We offer a PhD student position at the research institution with excellent infrastructure and plenty of possibilities for personal and professional development. The position is for three years.