Department of Physics

CSIR sponsored project
“Chaotic Fibre Laser for Random Event Generation”

Applications are invited for One post of Research Associate under the project entitled “Chaotic Fibre Laser for Random Event Generation” at the Department of Physics, IIT Kanpur.

Essential qualification: Ph.D in Physics OR M.Tech with 3 years of research experience in Fibre lasers after M.Tech.

Desirable: Demonstrated aptitude for Optics/Laser-related research work (both in experimental and modeling work).

Age limit (maximum): 35 years

Age relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable up to 5 years for SC/ST/OBC/Women/PD candidates.

Salary: Rs. 36,000 per month + HRA (as per Institute norms)

Duration: Till 31st March 2018 for the time being, and extendable by one or two more years or till the completion of the project, whichever is earlier, subject to satisfactory performance.

If a suitable candidate is not found for Research Associate, appointment may be considered at the level of JRF (@ Rs. 12,000 per month + HRA) or SRF (@ Rs. 14,000 per month + HRA). JRF post requires M.Sc (Physics) or equivalent degree with 55% marks and passing of NET/GATE test (maximum age: 28 years).SRF post requires M.Sc (Physics) or equivalent degree with at least 2 years of post-M.Sc research experience as evidenced from standard journal publications OR M.Tech or equivalent degree with dissertation work in Fiber Lasers. (maximum age: 32 years).

Application on plain paper, including the complete name, date of birth, correct postal address, e-mail address, telephone number and details of educational qualification (such as the Name of the exam, Name of the College / University, Subjects studied, year of passing, cumulative grades / marks obtained in each semester for B.Sc/M.Sc) right from High school level should be sent to the undersigned by post. Copies of supporting documents should be attached for proof of date of birth, degrees obtained (final or provisional), caste certificate (if applicable), experience certificate (for SRF or Research Associate), NET/GATE qualification (for JRF only) and any 2 publications (if applicable).

Incomplete applications and applications sent by e-mail will not be considered.

Last date for the receipt of applications is 21st June, 2017. The date of the interview will be informed to the short-listed candidates. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

Dr. R.Vijaya
Dept of Physics
IIT Kanpur
Kanpur 208 016