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 EE with experimental work on Fibre Lasers OR M.Tech with 3 years of research experience in Fibre lasers after M.Tech.

Desirable: Demonstrated aptitude for Fibre Laser - related research work (both in experimental and simulation work) through journal publications.

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: One year (extendable by one more year 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. Applications that do not mention the name of the project and /or the name of the post will be rejected.

Last date for the receipt of applications is 25th Oct, 2018. The date of the interview will be informed to the short-listed candidates by e-mail. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

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