PhD position, Nuclear Physics: TU Darmstadt

TU Darmstadt
Study in:Germany
Deadline: 1 February 2018

TU Darmstadt invites applications for a PhD position in the group of Dr. Alexandre Obertelli at the Institute of Nuclear Physics (IKP). The position can be filled as soon as possible.

About the project:
  • A PhD position is opened for the PUMA project. PUMA is a starting project (01/2018) funded by the European Research Council with the objective of probing the nuclear density tail of short-lived nuclei by use of trapped antiprotons.
  • The project will be held at CERN eventually. The first part of PUMA consists of designing a penning trap and the corresponding detection system.
  • Applicant must hold Master degree in physics or engineering
  • The selected candidate will have opportunity of working in an international environment, with significant components of hardware developments, numeric and theory.
  • Applicant must be motivated by technical developments and must have knowledge of C++
  • Applicant must possess English proficiency.
  • Applicant must have knowledge in low-energy nuclear physics and experience with simulations.


  • Applications to be sent via email to with the following attachments:
  • Letter of motivation
  • Contact for references
  • CV

Note: applications received by last date will get full considerations and received afterwards will only be considered if the position is not filled.

—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization TU Darmstadt
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Country Germany
Subject areas Physics, Engineering
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 1st February 2018

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