QUSTEC Doctoral Program: IBM Research, Switzerland 658 views

QUSTEC Doctoral Program: IBM Research, Switzerland

QUSTEC doctoral program in the area of Understanding and engineering microscopic sources of noise in solid-state quantum devices / MSCA at the IBM Research – Zurich, Switzerland

RESEARCH FIELD: Physics

RESEARCHER PROFILE: First Stage Researcher (R1), Recognised Researcher (R2), Established Researcher (R3), Leading Researcher (R4)

DEADLINE: 30/09/2020

Description

Research Area

Solid-state quantum devices are rapidly maturing towards useful technology, promising advances in a variety of fields ranging from computation to chemistry and communication. Their performance is currently typically limited by noise, causing loss of information and decoherence. One particular source of noise relevant to solid-state are ensembles of microscopic two-level systems (TLS) interacting with the devices. These are thought to reside on surfaces as well as inside oxide layers, but their exact microscopic origin is not yet understood.

PhD supervisors : Dr Clemens Müller and Dr Andreas Fuhrer

Eligibility Criteria and requirements

  1. A solid background in quantum mechanics, quantum optics and quantum information theory, ideally with previous experience in the theory of open quantum system.
  2. The candidate must be curious to learn and expand her/his expertise on quantum circuit design, condensed matter physics, materials science, surface chemistry, and experimental data analysis.
  3. Excellent coding skills and a working knowledge of Mathematica and Python are expected.

 QUSTEC program follows MSCA eligibility criteria:

  1. Required level of experience is ‘Early Stage Researcher’ according to the definition in the work program of the 2018-2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions (MSCA)
  2. Applicants must, at the date of the respective call deadline of QUSTEC, be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and have not yet been awarded a doctoral degree.

 Mobility criterion: The applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of the future host organisation for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately before the call deadline of QUSTEC.

Quick Overview————-
Organization IBM Research
Country Switzerland
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Subject areas Science, Technology, Physics
Fellowship amount As per MSCA rules
Eligibility Open to all
Deadline 30/09/2020
————————————

Company Information
  • Total Jobs 53 Jobs
  • Address Europe
Connect with us

Faculty Positions at CCMB-CSIR: Natural Sciences

Faculty Positions at (CCMB-CSIR) the Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology (CCMB) of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

TUM Visiting Post-Doc Fellowship

TUM Visiting Post-Doc Fellowship: TUM Visiting Post-Doc Fellowship in Global Transformations Germany Visiting Post-Doc Fellowship in Global Transformations for next

Postdoctoral/PhD Positions| Lung Development and Remodeling

The Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research has one opening for a Postdoctoral Research Position (m/f/d) and PhD

15 Specialist Grade III Assistant Professor positions: Microbiology/Bacteriology

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) invites applications for the Posts of Specialist Grade III Assistant Professor (Microbiology or Bacteriology). Vacancy

Research Scientist / postdoc in Mathematical Germany

Research Scientist / postdoc in Mathematical Germany The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) is seeking to appoint a

PhD students| Multidisciplinary Theory of Law

The Max Planck Institute for European Legal History is inviting applications for number of PhD students (m/f/d) for the newly

Postdoc position: Public participation in environmental & energy matters

The Department of Business Law, European Law and Tax Law at University of Groningen invites applications for a postdoc researcher

Stockholm University: 22 Doctoral Positions

Stockholm University invites applications for various Doctoral positions. Position 1: PhD student in Environmental Science focusing on computational modeling and

PhD Position: Germany (Robotics and Computer Vision)

Ph.D. Position: Germany: Ph.D. Position: Germany Subject Area: Robotics and Computer Vision The education system of the university offers flexible

IMPRS- Leipzig School of Human Origins: International PhD Program

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) “The Leipzig School of Human Origins invites applications for its international PhD program.
Share

Click here to Subscribe

Do not forget to activate from your email inbox.

  1. If you are not reciving email from us.
  2. please subscribe again.

Subscribe!