Post-doctoral Researchers Position 2019 in ICN2, Spain
Designation/Position- Post-doctoral Researchers Position 2019
Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia (ICN2), Spain invites application for Post-doctoral Researchers Position 2019 from eligible and interested candidates
About- Advanced Electronic Materials and Devices (AEMD) Group focuses on the material sciences and technology aspects of novel electronic materials, with a strong emphasis on graphene as well as other 2D materials (MoS2). The group also works towards the development of technological applications based on these materials such as electronics, bioelectronics and biosensing, neural interfaces, etc. Post-doctoral Researchers Position 2019
The activities of the AEMD group cut across different scientific aspects, from the fundamentals (the physics of devices and semiconductors) to materials (growth of graphene and 2D materials by CVD, surface functionalisation, advanced characterisation), through to devices (fabrication technology, nanofabrication) and applications (biosensors, neural implants and biomedical technologies, energy storage and conversion).
Research/Job Area- Electrical Engineering, Physics, Nanotechnology of equivalent
Location- Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia (ICN2), Spain
PhD in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Nanotechnology of equivalent
Experience in materials science, in particular 2D materials.
Device/semiconductor technology (cleanroom experience will be very valued) and physics
Experience in neural interface devices for stimulation and recording, bioelectronics, biosensors, etc.
Advanced knowledge in the design of data acquisition and data analysis software (Python, Labview, Labwin)
At least two years experience in collaborative projects.
Experience in leading projects will be valued.
Proficiency in English
Teamwork skills very valued
Job/Position Description- This research programme is part of the European project BrainCom (www.braincom-project.eu), which aims at developing a new generation of brain-computer interfaces for cognitive neuroscience and rehabilitation of speech, and the Graphene Flagship
Within this research programme, the successful candidate will be involved in activities related to the design, fabrication and assessment of a variety of technologies and devices that are at the core of neural interfaces, including:
(i) flexible arrays of graphene-based microsensors for brain monitoring
(ii) flexible electronics based on 2D semiconductors (e.g. MoS2) for ultraslim neural interfaces
Apart from contributing to the developments in material science and device technology, the candidate will have the opportunity of designing and conducting preclinical and, eventually, clinical assessment of these technologies.
How to Apply- All applications must be made via the ICN2 website and include the following:
- A cover letter.
- A full CV including contact details.
- 2 Reference letters or referee contacts.
Last Date for Apply– 31 March 2019