Research Assistant (Quantum Engineering), Centre for Quantum Technologies

08 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
08 Jul 2022
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Contract Type
Full Time

About Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT)

The Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) is a research center of excellence at the National University of Singapore doing cutting-edge theoretical and experimental science. CQT is located on the campus of the National University of Singapore and offers a friendly, international work environment. Learn more about CQT at

Job Description & Requirements For a research project on quantum interfaces in the framework of a quantum engineering programme we are looking for a Research Assistant to work on an experimental project of coupling single photons to singe atoms.

The work would encompass the design, implementation and characterization of optical systems in a vacuum environment, laser cooling and excitation techniques, and single photon level optical detection. Therefore, a background in experimental physics with a focus on quantum optical techniques, optical resonators and basic atom-light interaction would be expected from a successful candidate.

More Information

Location: [[Kent Ridge]]
Organization: [[Centre for Quantum Technologies]]
Department : Quantum Optics Group
Job requisition ID : 15417

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