Department: EPL – Earth and Planets Laboratory
Location: Washington, D.C.
A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available immediately at the Earth and Planets Laboratory of the Carnegie Institution for Science for a computational theorist to study transport properties of planetary core materials, primarily solid and liquid iron alloys
- A Ph.D. in physics, geophysics, or a related field.
- Experience with density functional theory is required.
- Knowledge of Fortran, and C++, sufficient for modifying and debugging existing codes and Linux scripting.
- Experience with transport properties, KKR, and Green’s function techniques.
- Applicants should be able to communicate and write clearly with experience publishing papers.
Application Materials Required:
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae (including publications)
- The contact information of three references.
Inquiries can be sent to Dr. Ronald Cohen at firstname.lastname@example.org
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