PhD student/doctoral researcher (f/m/d) Solid State Quantum Simulator

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin for Materials and Energy (HZB)

Berlin, Germany

Work group:


Area of research:

PHD Thesis

Part-Time Suitability:

The position is suitable for part-time employment.

Job description:

Reference No. EM 2020/1

The Institute Nanospectroscopy is looking for

PhD student/doctoral researcher (f/m/d) Solid State Quantum Simulator

The objectives are:

  • EPR experiments with NV centres, which are localized only a few nanometres below the diamond surface

  • Magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR and EPR) on a single flake of a 2D material

  • Creation of multiple quantum coherences within the 2D system and monitoring their time evolution

  • Engineering of interaction Hamiltonians and observing quantum phase transitions

Requirements for the PhD candidate:

  • Master degree in physics or related field
  • High motivation to work in a team on a demanding research project
  • Advanced knowledge of quantum mechanics
  • Good experimental skills in optics and/or magnetic resonance (NMR or EPR)

Further Information

Boris Naydenov

+49 30 8062-41373

Closing Date: 08.02.2020

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: EM 2020/1