Centre for Lasers and Photonics

MHRD/DRDO sponsored project
Optical Coatings for High-reflection and anti-reflection Applications

Applications are invited for Two posts of Project Engineer in this project at the Centre for Lasers and Photonics, IIT Kanpur.

Project Engineer:
Essential qualification: (i) M.Tech (Optoelectronics or Lasers or Photonics or Optical Instrumentation) OR B.Tech (ECE or Engg.Physics) + 3 years research experience in Optics/Photonics OR M.Sc (Physics) + 3 years research experience in Optics/Photonics OR 5-yr Integrated B.S-M.S/B.Sc-M.Sc (Physics or Photonics) + 3 years research experience in Optics/Photonics. (ii) First Class in all the cases mentioned above.

Desirable qualifications: (i) A valid score / pass in GATE / NET (JRF) / CSIR (JRF) examination. (ii) Experience in Optics experiments. (iii) Familiarity with Sputtering system. (iv) Experience in computationally modeling optical systems.

Salary Range: Rs. 22000 - 2200 - 44000 per month (consolidated)

Duration: 1 year (extendable by one more year subject to satisfactory performance)

Application on plain paper, along with the detailed curriculum vitae, specifically including the applicant’s full name, address for correspondence, e-mail address and telephone for contact, educational qualification details (such as the year of passing, courses and the grades / marks obtained in each year / semester) from High school level till the most recent degree, details of competitive exams passed and details of work experience (if any) along with all supporting documents for the above points are to be sent to the undersigned by post.


Dr. R.Vijaya
Professor, Dept of Physics
IIT Kanpur
Kanpur 208 016
Uttar Pradesh.

Incomplete applications and applications sent by e-mail will not be considered. Applications that do not mention the project name and / or the post applied for will be rejected.

Last date for the receipt of applications is 02nd April,2018 (*Date Extended).

Intimation about the date of interview will be communicated only by e-mail. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.