Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia – IIT (www.iit.it) is opening a postdoctoral position in the framework of the Future & Emerging Technologies flagship project on graphene and other 2D crystals, Graphene Flagship (http://graphene-flagship.eu/) funded by the European Commission with Grant Agreement n. 696656 for the 2013-2023 period.
A postdoctoral position is currently available to work in the context of Enabling Materials of the Graphene Flagship (graphene-flagship.eu) funded by the European Union under the umbrella of IIT Graphene Labs (http://graphene.iit.it) in strong collaboration with partners of the Graphene Flagship.
The candidate will work on the synthesis 2D van der Waals heterostructures using a chemical vapour deposition (CVD) approach and their study via Raman spectroscopy, photoluminescence and transport measurements. Selected transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDs) will be synthetised over graphene or other TMDs over a large scale.
Eligible applicants should have a PhD Degree in Physics, Chemistry, Material Science or equivalent and at least 2 years of postdoctoral experience. Also, previous experience with two-dimensional materials is compulsory.
The closing date for applications is May 4, 2017 and applications (CV and names of two referees)should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting “Postdoc on synthesis and study of 2D heterostacks CB 73668” in the subject line.
IIT was established in 2003 and successfully created the large scale infrastructure in Genova, a network of 10 state of the art laboratories countrywide, recruited an international staff of about 1100 people from more than 50 countries. IIT's research endeavour focuses on high-tech and innovation, representing the forefront of technology with possible application from medicine to industry, computer science, robotics, life sciences and nanobiotechnologies.
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