PhD position in Single Molecule Quantum Optics

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University of Stuttgart / MPI Stuttgart
31 December, 2018


University of Stuttgart / MPI Stuttgart
Pfaffenwaldring 57
Stuttgart 70569

We are looking for a highly motivated PhD student in

Single Molecule Quantum Optics


Your tasks:

• build & enhance the worlds' spectral brightest single molecule single photon source
• integrate a cryogenic confocal microscope & hot atomic vapors
• perform quantum optical measurements with single photons & quantum gates
• generate photonic entanglement

Your skills:

• finished studies of physics or a related field
• extraordinary motivation & the will to dive into a variety of interdisciplinary topics
• eager to learn new things and apply critical thought to electronics & programming & quite some quantum stuff
• (ideally) experience in spectroscopy & microscopy on single emitters & programming

Our offer:

• perform work at the heart of quantum photonics
• a highly sophisticated lab, with no shortage of interesting projects
• a vibrant, international workplace
• fun lab environment, all around the clock
• open-minded & open-source ideas
• flat organizational structure

Are you interested?

...then we are very happy to receiving your application. Please write a few lines about yourself and attach something (such as a CV) that might indicate that you are the right candidate.

i [dot] gerhardt [at] fkf [dot] mpg [dot] de

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