The Institute for Mineralogy at University of Münster (Prof. C. Sanchez-Valle) in collaboration with DESY Hamburg (Dr. H-P. Liermann) is seeking a motivated PhD student to investigate the properties of planetary ices in mini-Neptune exoplanets using X-ray diffraction probes in diamond anvil cells at the European XFEL and PETRA III (DESY). The ideal candidate should have an excellent background in mineralogy, mineral physics, physico-chemistry and/or material sciences. Experience in high... read more
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posted on: 05-18-2021 08:03am
posted on: 01-26-2021 09:58am
The Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED, www.mn.uio.no/ceed/english/), University of Oslo has a vacant 2-year position as postdoctoral fellow in computational mineralogy and geochemistry. To strengthen the deep Earth materials group, we seek a candidate who will apply first principles atomistic simulation by density functional theory and thermodynamic integration.
We investigate the phase relations, material... read more
posted on: 10-02-2020 08:30am
The Carnegie Institution for Science invites applications for postdoctoral fellowships at the Earth and Planets Laboratory in Washington D.C. Carnegie Science emphasizes interdisciplinary observational, experimental and theoretical research in fields including astronomy, cosmochemistry, data science, geodynamics, experimental petrology, geobiology, geochemistry, geophysics, mineral physics, planetary science and volcanology. Carnegie scientists conduct research in these and related fields in... read more
posted on: 08-17-2020 07:17am
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Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where we apply science and technology to make the world a safer place; now one of 2020 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor!
We have an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Research Staff Member in experimental physical chemistry and/or solid-state physics. Experimental work within the Material Dynamics and Kinetics (MDK) group involves... read more
posted on: 03-31-2020 12:33pm
The Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL), a Directorate of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Stanford University, seeks a Postdoctoral Scholar to study space weathering and impact synthesis at SSRL. This project is supported for a 2yr period by a grant from NASA. The appointment starting date is expected to be on June 1st, 2020. The candidate will have the opportunity to study never before opened samples from the Apollo 17 mission to the lunar surface as well as other... read more