according Marie Skłodowska-Curie/ITN regulations
Dr. Alexandra Bretschneider
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PhD Position - Development of flexible multi-sensory system by printing technology
CTR Carinthian Tech Research AG is an industry-oriented research and development center for „Smart Sensors and Systems Integration“.
We are offering a PhD position dealing with the development of flexible multi-sensory systems suitable for water quality monitoring and easy to manufacture. A thorough concept for an additively manufactured multi-sensor system, assembly and heterogeneous integration of electronic circuits on flexible polymers will be the outcome of the PhD thesis. The PhD is conducted within the Horizon 2020 project “AQUASENSE” (Marie Skłodowska-Curie/ITN) coordinated by University Glasgow.
Research & profile
The position is associated with the following research topics
Design and fabrication of sensors and electronic circuits by printing technology
Heterogeneous integration of sensors and ICs on flexible substrates
Electro-chemical characterization and analysis of developed sensors
These qualifications help you to master the task
A Master degree in physics or chemistry or similar fields
Experience in sensor design, fabrication, and characterizations.
Experience in inkjet printing, electronic packaging
Expertise in electro-chemical analysis
Eligible candidates must be Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs), fulfilling the following criteria
not yet awarded with a PhD,
be in the first four years (full-time equivalent) of their research careers
not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Austria for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately before the recruitment date[i].
The PhD project is supervised collaboration with our partnering university Alpe Adria University Klagenfurt (Prof. Hubert Zangl).
The following application documents are required:
Curriculum vitae and a list of publications
Duplicate of the Master's diploma
Two recommendation letters from supervisors
Start Date / Duration / Contract
Starting date (planned): as soon as possible
Duration (planned): 3 years
Contract: Fully-funded PhD position, 38,5 hours per week
Place: Villach, Carinthia, Austria (https://www.welcome2villach.at)
Salary: according Marie Skłodowska-Curie/ITN regulations
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[i] Compulsory national service, short stays such as holidays, and time spent as part of a procedure for obtaining refugee status under the Geneva Convention are not taken into account