Argonne National Laboratory Postdoctoral Researcher in Lemont, Illinois

Postdoctoral Researcher

Requisition Number: 405441 Location: Lemont, IL

Functional Area: Research and Development Division: NST-Nanoscience and Technology

Employment Category: Temporary 6 Months or Greater Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Level (Grade): 700 Shift: 8:30 - 5:00 Share: Facebook LinkedIn Twitter

We invite you to apply for a Postdoctoral Researcher position with our Nanoscience and Technology Division (NST)

In this role you will:

  • Use CNM to carry out atomic-scale investigations with ultrahigh vacuum scanning tunneling microscopy of material systems for topological quantum information science.
  • Scan tunneling microscopy studies of artificial lattices for quantum information science.
  • Publish results in refereed journals and makes oral presentations at meetings conferences, symposia, and seminars.
  • Maintain cognizance of available techniques and expertise in related research groups through interactions and collaborative efforts.
  • Report on experiment progress, technique development, and new initiatives to peer reviewers and to program managers.

We expect you to have:

  • A strong background in materials science and condensed matter physics is preferred.
  • Additional expertise in scanning tunneling microscopy and knowledge of quantum information science is beneficial. Excellent written and oral communications, and data analysis skills.
  • Strong skills in collaboration and ability to work in an interdisciplinary environment.

To be eligible, candidates must have completed their Ph.D. within the last three years.

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