University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Post-doctoral Research Associate ¿ MOVPE Growth and Porosification of Nitride Materials

United Kingdom

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Post-doctoral Research Associate ¿ MOVPE Growth and Porosification of

Nitride Materials

The Cambridge Centre for Gallium Nitride, a part of the University of Cambridge's Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, is at the forefront of nitride research and leads the nitride activity within the EPSRC National Epitaxy Facility.

Location: Cambridge Centre for Gallium Nitride, Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge

Responsibilities: - Explore relationships between materials fabrication, structure, and properties in porous nitrides - Tailor growth of epitaxial materials, particularly AlGaN, and electrochemical porosification to achieve novel or enhanced properties - Investigate a wide range of material properties, including optoelectronic and mechanical characteristics.

Requirements: - PhD or near completion in Materials Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, or related field - Extensive experience in nitride crystal growth, preferably using MOVPE - Proficiency in various techniques for materials characterisation, including, but not limited to, scanning probe microscopy, X-ray diffraction, and electron microscopy - Ability to propose alternative approaches to the characterisation of porous nitride thin films - Skills in data presentation, both verbal and written - Commitment to collaborative and interdisciplinary research - Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Additional Information: - Applications from women, black, and minority ethnic candidates are particularly encouraged - Fixed-term: Funds available for 3 years initially.

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Department/Location

Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy

Salary

£29,605-£44,263

Reference

LJ41054

Category

Research

Published

25 March 2024

Closing date

22 April 2024

Job details

Title

Post-doctoral Research Associate ¿ MOVPE Growth and Porosification of Nitride Materials

Employer

University of Cambridge

Location

United Kingdom

Published

March 26, 2024

Application deadline

April 22, 2024

Job type

Postdoc

Field

Agricultural Science,Chemistry,Engineering,Physics,Space Science

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