Fudan University, Department of Physics

Position ID:Fudan University-Department of Physics-PD [#15229]
Position Title: Post-Doctoral position(s) in HEPTH and CMT
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Shanghai, Shanghai 90009, China [map]
Subject Areas: Physics / Condensed Matter Theory, HEP-Theory (hep-th), Gravitational Theory, Quantum Information Science
Appl Deadline:2019/12/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/10/23, finished 2020/07/05, listed until 2020/04/23)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

We have 1-2 two-year pd positions in the hep-th group of Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

Applicant should hold a doctorate degree, or is expected to hold one within a year.

Successful applicant is expected to work with members of Prof. Ling-Yan Hung's group. https://scholar.google.ca/citations?hl=en&user=25sfd1AAAAAJ&view_op=list_works&sortby=pubdate

Our group is currently particularly interested in the following areas

-- holographic entanglement and bulk reconstruction (including topics in tensor networks and error correcting codes ).

-- topological orders (both their field theoretic and lattice descriptions, classifications, entanglement, and bulk-boundary correspondence)

Applicants with diverse interests and backgrounds, including GR, QFT, quantum information, topological orders, tensor networks are all very welcomed to apply. Our package includes generous grant money for travelling and inviting visitors, in addition to opportunities to hosting workshops on topics of interest to the group. Salary starts at 200k RMB/year. Exceptional candidates would be considered for special fellowships/super-postdoc positions in the university that top up the annual pay to 400k RMB. (Attendance of a forum/early application for super-postdoc positions has a deadline of 24th Nov. Please see application website below: http://ghforum.fudan.edu.cn/ )

Our department also boasts a very young, vibrant and diverse theoretical community. Among our young faculty, we have in hep-th Cosimo Bambi (astro), Xu-Guang Huang (Nuclear and QCD), Satoshi Nawata (Mathematical Physics and string theory), Antonino Marciano (LQG and cosmology), Yang Zhou (string theory). In Condensed Matter and quantum information we have Xiao-Peng Li (cold atoms, tensor networks, machine learning), Yang Qi (topological phases, tensor networks), Yidun Wan (topological phases), Jing Wang (topological phases), Huang-jun Zhu (quantum information), and a large group of post-docs and talented grad students.

The position can start in the Fall of 2020. For full consideration, the application is preferably received before December 31, 2019.

The applicant should submit

1) a curriculum vitae including a list of publications,

2) three recommendation letters,

3) a one- or two-page Research Statement,

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
624 Science Building, Fudan University, 220 Handan Rd, Yangpu District, Shanghai 200433

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