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Job Summary

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position - Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences, University of Michigan

The Center for Ultrafast Optical Science at the University of Michigan has an opening for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. This is a one year appointment, potentially renewable for a second year contingent on funding/performance. The fellow will augment an existing Vlasov-Fokker-Planck plasma simulation code to include a realistic equation-of-state and resistivity in a hybrid fluid background model and to perform novel calculations of electron transport in warm-dense-matter states.

Required Qualifications*

The successful candidate should have earned a PhD in Plasma Physics, Electrical Engineering, or Nuclear Engineering. Experience required in plasma simulation, particularly Vlasov or Vlasov-Fokker-Planck simulation and ability to code in C/C++/Fortran and MPI

Contact Information

Please e-mail resume and publication list to:

Alexander Thomas
Associate Professor
Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2104
Phone: 734-763-6008

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.