Zhejiang University, China, Department of Physics/Watanabe Group

Position ID:Zhejiang University, China-Department of Physics/Watanabe Group-PD [#22022]
Position Title: Postdoc position in thermodynamics of small systems and quantum thermodynamics at Zhejiang University
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Subject Areas: Physics / Statistical physics, Condensed Matter Theory, Quantum Science, Theoretical Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/07/31 11:59PMhelp popup
Position Description:    


Postdoc position in thermodynamics of small systems and 

quantum thermodynamics

at Zhejiang University (Hangzhou, China)


   Our group (PI: Gentaro Watanabe) at Zhejiang University invites applications for a postdoctoral position starting in summer or autumn 2022 (preferable starting time is September 2022 or earlier, but negotiable), especially in the direction of thermodynamics of small systems, quantum thermodynamics, theory of open quantum systems, non-equilibrium statistical mechanics, or topics of cold atom physics related to the above fields. Those who are interested in conducting research in our group in one of the above fields are encouraged to apply. Candidates who have research experiences in either of these fields are particularly welcome. The successful applicant is expected to work with Gentaro Watanabe, as well as his collaborators and students. Further details of his recent research can be found in his homepage (http://person.zju.edu.cn/en/gentaro).


   Applicants are required to send a cover letter and a copy of their CV, publication list, brief statement of research achievements and research interests, and arrange to have two reference letters sent to Gentaro Watanabe (Prof.) by email (gentaro@zju.edu.cn) with the subject line "Zhejiang postdoc 2022 [YOUR SURNAME]" ("YOUR SURNAME" should be replaced by applicant's surname).


   Expected starting date is in summer or autumn 2022 (preferable starting time is September 2022 or earlier, but negotiable). The initial appointment is for two years, with the possibility of another one-year extension. Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the positions are filled. For further information, please contact Gentaro Watanabe (Prof.) (gentaro@zju.edu.cn) in either English or Japanese.


Important: Due to the visa and entry restrictions under the current pandemic situation, there is a possibility that we need to decline applicants from countries designated for epidemic prevention.


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Contact: Gentaro Watanabe (Prof.)
Email: email
Postal Mail:
Department of Physics
Yuquan Campus, Zhejiang University,
38 Zheda Rd, Hangzhou, 310027, China
Web Page: http://person.zju.edu.cn/en/gentaro