Department of Chemical Engineering

Applications are invited for one post of Project Associate in a DST sponsored project titled, “Dye sensitized hybrid solar cells in UP conversion nanostructured for enhanced efficiency” in the Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Kanpur.

Minimum Qualification: BTech OR M.Sc(Physics)

Desired Qualification: The applicant should have a strong background of includes synthesis of doped metal oxide nanoparticals, Analysis using Photoluminescence Spectroscopy, X-Ray Diffraction and scanning Electron Microscopy. Thin Film fabrication is used to prepare photo-anode of solar cell. Efficiency and I-V characterization using Solar Simulator. Python and Matlab simulation is used to analyze the data

Salary Range: Rs. 15000-1500-30000.

The post is purely temporary, and is for duration up to 14.03.2014. Interested candidates must apply so the application is received by 5 pm of Oct 3, 2013 on a plain paper giving full details of qualifications and experience. If shortlisted, copies of relevant certificated will be required, and will be checked against original certificates at the time of interview.

The institute reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualification and experience. Only shortlisted candidates will accordingly call for interview. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the test/interview.

Application Deadline and Postal Address:

Hard copies of the application stating the “Solar-PA” number must reach by 5 pm on Oct 5, 2013 to the following address:

Dr Sri Sivakumar
Dept. of Chemical Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,
Kanpur- 208016, U.P., India