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The department Undulators is looking for:

Postdoc (f/m), PhD in Physics, Materials Science, or related

Reference No.: FG 2018/8

The Undulator Group at HZB is in charge of the design, construction, installation and operation of permanent magnet insertion devices (IDs) at BESSY II storage ring and its future successor. Meeting the user demands in terms of spectral properties and polarization with means of high performance IDs, while avoiding the undesired impact of the magnetic structures on the electron beam, is the mission of the group.

Contribution to the development of cutting edge undulator projects


As a postdoctoral researcher, the candidate will already have experience and proven capabilities in the field of ID systems, or accelerator physics or adjacent fields. The requirements on qualification and experience for the position are:

What we offer

Fixed term contract for 36 months . The salary is based on the Collective Agreement for the German Public Service (TVöD-Bund).

We particularly welcome applications from women. Preference will be given to handicapped applicants provided equal suitability.

How to apply

Have we sparked your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your application by 04.07.2018.

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Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH
Hahn-Meitner-Platz 1
14109 Berlin