Department of Physics

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/319

Applications are invited for the post of Senior Project Scientist under a SERB funded IMPRINT II project entitled “Technology Demonstrator Of Infra-Red Large Area Metamaterials”. The position is tenable for two years (extendable to end of project) depending upon satisfactory performance. The Project Scientist will conduct experimental work on developing and making metallic microstructures with lithography techniques. (S)He may need to interface with the industry, and may be required to work there for short durations.

Essential qualifications: Ph.D. in experimental physics / electrical-electronics engg / Photonics / Materials Science with significant hands-on experience with microscopy, lithography and deposition techniques. Two years relevant post-doctoral experience is required. A reasonably good publication record is required.

NET /GATE scores are desirable. Salary will be in the scale Rs. 32400-2700-81000 with medical facilities and accommodation as permissible under Institute rules.

Candidates without the requisite post-doctoral research experience may be considered for the position of Project Scientist in the scale Rs. 26400-2200-66000.

Applications on plain paper, with the curriculum vitae and at least two references, should be sent to the undersigned by 17th October, 2019. Applications sent by Email ( / FAX (0512-259-0914) are also acceptable

CONTACT: Dr. S.A. Ramakrishna
Department of Physics,
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur – 208 016
Tel: 0512-259 7985; FAX: 0512-259 0914
Dr. Amit K. Verma
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur – 208 016
Tel: 0512-259-6432 ; FAX: 0512-259-0063