PostDoc position in theoretical Quantum machine learning

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The Hebrew University
12 August, 2018


The Hebrew University
Edmond J. Safra campus.
Jerusalem 91904
We announce the opening of a post-doc position at the Racah Institute of Physics at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel. The research topic is quantum sensing using machine learning with applications to NV centres in diamond and trapped ions. The ideal candidate should have a PhD degree in physics or Applied Mathematics.
The theoretical work of the PostDoc will be focused on the following subjects: 
(1) Quantum sensing using Machine learning with an emphasis on nano NMR/MRI setup.
(2) Applications of quantum machine learning to super-resolution imaging. 
The research will be conducted in collaboration with Dr. Zohar Ringel and Prof. Alex Retzker. The researcher may also benefit from the various excellent computer science groups in the university and the centre for the theory of deep learning which Dr. Zohar Ringel is a member of. 
Theoretical proposals will be developed towards experimental realisations in collaboration with experimental groups.
Position summary: Full-time temporary employment. The Postdoctoral studies are limited to a maximum of three years.  Monthly salary is 12000 - 13000 NIS net. 
PhD Degree in Physics, Applied Physics, Applied Mathematics, or equivalent
Contact person: Dr. Zohar Ringel(zoharahoz [at] gmail [dot] com) and Prof. Alex Retzker(retzker [at] phys [dot] huji [dot] ac [dot] il),
For details, please visit our website at 
or contact Prof. Alex Retzker directly: retzker [at] phys [dot] huji [dot] ac [dot] il