Research Fellows In Mesoscopic Transport (2 Positions)

at University of Melbourne

School of Mathematics and Statistics

Faculty of Science

Salary: $69,148- 93,830 per annum (PhD entry level $87,415 per annum) plus 9.5% superannuation

Located in the School of Mathematics and Statistics, these positions are based in the applied mathematics group of Professor John Sader, under the ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science. The positions focus on developing computational and/or analytical frameworks for understanding the physics that underlies coupling of the optical, electrical, thermal and mechanical response of nanoscale devices, with focus on exciton transport. Of particular interest is departure from continuum treatments and how these pervade the response of these systems. The incumbents are responsible for developing simulation techniques and/or implementing analytical methods to investigate these phenomena, such as matched asymptotic approaches, moment methods, molecular dynamics, density functional theory, Monte Carlo, lattice Boltzmann and other methods. Concurrently, the incumbents will undertake research relevant to the broader theory/experimental program of the new ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science and with other collaborators external to the University.

Close date: 2 Jul 2018

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