Postdoc Position in Experimental Nanomechanics

A postdoctoral fellow position is available in Dr. Yong Zhu’s lab in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at North Carolina State University. The project involves mechanics, multiphysics and interface mechanics of two-dimensioanl (2D) nanomaterials. The successful candidate will have the opportunities to collaborate with researchers in the areas ranging from nanomaterial synthesis to atomistic simulation. 


1. A Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Physics or other related areas is required.
2. Experience in small-scale experimental mechanics including but not limited to thin film mechanics, AFM, Raman or SEM.
3. A good record of publications.

Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

How to apply: The following materials should be included in the application (in one single PDF file): a cover letter describing their research experience and interests, a CV, names and contact information of three references. Interested candidates should contact Dr. Zhu at Please contain the phrase “2D postdoc” in the subject line.

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