Date Posted
20 Feb 2024

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PhD Project
Technische Universität Wien

Project Assistant

20 Feb 2024

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Position Description

The THz-Electronics group of the EMCE Institute of the Technical University of Vienna (TU Wien) has several open positions. The focus of the group is on investigation of THz sources, detectors and systems with a special emphasis on investigation of resonant-tunnelling diodes (RTDs) and THz sources on their basis.
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A full-time position as from March-June 2018 for a period of 3 year. Exact salary will be confirmed upon appointment [Living Allowance = 37 320 euro/year (correction factor to be applied per country) + Monthly mobility allowance depending on the family situation]. See more detailed information at
Requirements: MSc in Electrical Engineering, Physics or similar discipline. The focus of the position is on research into travelling-wave microstrip RTD oscillators for sub-THz frequencies. Therefore deep basic knowledge in high-frequency electrical engineering or physics of electronic or optoelectronic devices is required. Experience with semiconductor technology, nano/micro-fabrication, THz or high-frequency measurements and electromagnetic simulations is an advantage.

How to Apply

To apply, please make an initial informal contact with the secretary of the group (Margit Maritzen, with a copy of your CV and a brief note of your research interests and career ambitions. Potential candidates will be advised to make a formal application. The recruitment process for each position will continue until a suitable candidate has been identified and accepted the position offer. TU Wien strictly adheres to the gender-equality policy. The applicants have no rights to claim any travel or subsistence costs related to the application and hiring process.

Position Category: Engineering. Position Type: PhD Project. Position Tags: thz electronics. Salary: €30'000 - €40'000.