Postdoc researcher in the Oxide Single Crystals group

2022-01-14 ID OFERTY: 538320
  • ENSEMBLE3 sp. z o. o. (zobacz więcej)

    Polska, Warszawa, mazowieckie

ENSEMBLE3 is a new Centre of Excellence for nanophotonics, advanced materials, and novel crystal growth-based technologies located in Warsaw, Poland, created jointly by the Łukasiewicz Institute of Microelectronics and Photonics, the University of Warsaw (Poland), the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany), the Sapienza University of Rome (Italy), and the Nanoscience Research Center nanoGUNE (Spain). The ENSEMBLE3 Centre will work on the development of novel material technologies and advanced materials with unique electromagnetic properties, with potential applications in fields such as photonics, optoelectronics, telecommunication, solar energy conversion, medicine, and aerospace.

Job describtion

The Oxide Single Crystals group led by prof. Oleg Sidletskiy should provide a synthesis and characterization of novel materials for scintillation and/or laser applications, and develop innovative growth technologies to reduce crystal production cost and facilitate technology transfer into industry. Following the ENSEMBLE3 priorities, and partner expertise and capabilities, for Oxide crystal group it is anticipated to focus on 2 areas:

  1. Innovative crystal growth technologies to reduce production cost;
  2. Novel oxide materials with enhanced properties.

Key responsibilities:

  • Development and characterization of oxide materials for scintillation, laser, other applications;
  • Bringing new ideas to the field;

Disseminating results to the public and scientific communities.


Profile of candidates/requirements:

  • Applicants must have a PhD degree in related fields received not more than five years prior to the date of application;
  • Good research achievements reflected by the publication record;
  • Experience in the field of bulk oxide crystal growth;
  • Experience in the field of materials characterization along with the ability to use characterization equipment such as XRD, optical spectroscopy, scintillation measurements, XPS, SEM, TEM, FT-IR, confocal microscope, etc.;
  • Strong organizational skills, creativity, motivation and communication skills in English are highly required;
  • Strong ability to work in a team, social competence and personal responsibility.

Required application documents:

CV with a full list of publications and projects; Proof of PhD; Cover letter specifying what motivates you for joining the group, how you meet the search criteria, and how you can contribute to the group activities; Names and contact details of two or more senior researchers who may act as referees.

We offer:

  • Full-time employment;
  • Opportunity to work in an innovative scientific environment;
  • International cooperation with experienced researchers;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Administrative support for visa and related documentation;
  • Access to well-staffed core facilities.

Application deadline: 10th December 2021

Competitive candidates will be interviewed before the appointments are made.

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Job type:

Postdoc researcher in the “Oxide Single Crystals” group (full-time employment)

No of job offers:


Monthly remuneration:

Up to 12,000 PLN gross (depending on experience and expertise)

Position start:

From December 2021(depending on applicant’s availability)

Initial contract agreement:

Until December 2023 (with possibility of extension from other financial sources)


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