Staff Scientist

Location
California, United States
Posted
23 Apr 2020
End of advertisement period
23 Jun 2020
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Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Part Time

Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions. We thrive on finding and cultivating talented people who are passionate about what they do. Join us and be a part of the diverse Caltech community.

Job Summary

This part-time Staff Scientist position is centered around computational and experimental efforts to investigate the photonic response of nano-sized, 3D periodic structures.

Job Duties

  • Dispersion relation and band gap computations of sub-100nm periodic architectures of high-index materials (for example, titanium nitride), optimization of geometrical parameters for desired band gap wavelengths, experimental procedures and measurements of samples.
  • Writing reports.
  • Mentoring of graduate students in the Greer group.
  • Ideally, the Staff Scientist will work closely with 1-2 graduate students in the Greer group and will train them on the required computational and experimental techniques.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications

  • PhD

Required Documents

  • Resume
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