Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Department: Physics and Astronomy
The Pagano group at Rice University is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to conduct research in trapped-ion quantum simulation and computing. The researcher will be responsible for performing research on multiple interrelated projects and will assist in supervising students in the research. One project focuses on the construction, characterization and optimization of a linear Paul ion trap and of the UHV vacuum system around it. A second planned project is the development of optical system for global and individual addressing of trapped ions to study entanglement phase transitions. The researcher will be responsible for operation of optical and electronic measurement apparatus; collaborative experimental design and analysis of the resulting data; and collaborative writing of papers to publish the results.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 24751
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