Post-doc position at HMI Berlin

Axel Rupp rupp-a at
Tue Feb 11 17:47:50 CST 2003

		       Hahn Meitner Institute Berlin
			  Department of Magnetism

			   Experimental Physicist
			   Post-doctoral position

			   Reference no. SF00/33

The Department of Magnetism invites applications for a post-doctoral position.
The succesful candidate will collaborate with a team of scientists in a appli-
cation-oriented, international state-of-the-art project aiming at the develop-
ment and construction of a 3He polarisation filter set-up for neutrons. The use
of 3He polarisation filters opens new experimental fields in the research with
polarised neutrons. The development of such filter cells and the construction
of a filling station to supply them with polarised 3He gas is a focal point in
the instrumental development programme of the HMI.

The candidate should have a PhD in Physics. He/she should have a good knowledge
in atomic physics and optics, experience in laser application, vacuum techniquesand - in particular - in instrumental development. Knowledge in surface science
and familiarity in neutron scattering will be an advantage.

The Hahn Meitner Institute is a research center of the Federal Republic of Ger-
many and the land Berlin with about 820 employees working at Berlin-Wannsee and
Berlin-Adlershof. A key activity is the basic research on the structure of con-
densed matter using neutron scattering at the research reactor BER II (Berlin-
Wannsee) as well as synchrotron radiation scattering at BESSY (Berlin-Adlers-

	           The contract is limited to 2 1/2 years.
   	    Gross income is from 70.000 to 90.000 DEM per annum
	    depending on age and martial status (Vgr. IIa BAT).

Quoting the reference no., applications including a full curriculum vitae shouldbe sent to:

Hahn-Meitner-Institut Berlin
Abteilung Personal und Soziales
Glienicker Strasse 100
D-14109 Berlin
Germany 					email: personalabteilung at

We especially encourage women to apply. Closing date is three week after publi-

For further details please contact:	Dr. A. Rupp    Tel: +49 (0) 30-8062-3177
					Dr. H.A. Graf  Tel: +49 (0) 30-8062-2778

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