The Laboratory of Solid State Chemistry at Empa
www.empa.ch/plugin/template/empa/*/35380/---/l=1 is developing
perovskite-type compounds and nanostructured composites for potential
applications as functional materials in renewable energy- and environmental
technologies. Applied methods are chimie douce techniques for nanostructured
materials production, XRD, ND, EXAFS and TEM for the structural
characterisation of new materials. XRF, ICP-OES, TGA with coupled mass
spectrometry and TEM, SEM/EDX for the chemical and morphological
For our project on thermoelectric materials we seek to recruit a
Postdoc on Thermoelectric Materials Development
The position is immediately available for a candidate (m/f) with a PhD in
Chemistry, Physics or Materials Sciences (or related).
The project is focussed on the development of novel thermoelectric materials,
and characterisation techniques of thermoelectric materials.
The ideal candidate is a communicative scientist with a strong background in
chemistry and/or physical sciences .He/she has experience on the synthesis of
inorganic solids and their characterisation.
Experience with thermoelectrics would be beneficial.
For further information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please send your application with CV, your research interests, a list of
publications and the names of two academic referees to:
We are looking forward to your application.