University of Oklahoma, Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy

Position ID:University of Oklahoma-Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy-PDAMOTH [#22015]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher in AMO Theory
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Norman, Oklahoma 73019, United States [map]
Subject Area: Theoretical Physics / Cold Atom Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/31 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/07/01, listed until 2023/01/01)
Position Description:    

The Blume theory group from the Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Center for Quantum Research and Technology at the University of Oklahoma (OU) invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher in atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) physics. Topics of interest include synchronization at the classical to quantum transition, quantum self-organization, non-equilibrium dynamics, and atomic ensembles and few-level systems in the presence of classical and quantum drives. The theoretical research will be conducted in close collaboration with the experimental groups of Profs. Alberto Marino and Grant Biedermann at OU.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Physics or a related area. Experience in the areas of quantum optics, atomic physics, dissipative dynamics, and numerical techniques will be considered favorably. The initial appointment is for one year with the possibility of an extension for a total of three years, contingent on satisfactory performance. The start date of the appointment is flexible; there exists the possibility to start immediately. Compensation for the position is competitive and travel support is available.

To apply, please send your application materials [cover letter, curriculum vitae (including a list of publications), statement of research interests and plans (up to two pages), and contact information for three letters of reference] to doerte.blume-1@ou.edu. Please also arrange for three letters of reference to be send directly to the same address.

Applications will be given full consideration till the position is filled. For questions, please contact Prof. Doerte Blume at doerte.blume-1@ou.edu. We are committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment and strongly encourages members from underrepresented minority groups and women to apply.

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Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy
Center for Quantum Research and Technology
The University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK
Web Page: doerteblume.com