Applications are invited for the post of Post-doctoral Fellow (Project Scientist) under a DRDO
entitled "Metamaterials and plasmonic structured materials for controlling radiation". The
position is tenable for one year and extendable by two more years upon satisfactory performance.
The Post-doctoral fellow will conduct experimental work on the development of Plasmonic
(metallic) nanostructures by lithographic methods and their optical characterizations.
Essential qualifications: Fresh Ph.D. in experimental physics with a reasonable publication record
in good professional journals. Candidates whose Ph.D. work was on optics and nanostructure
fabrication and lithography will be preferred. Basic computer skills for interfacing are essential.
NET /GATE scores are desirable.
Salary will be in the scale 22000-2200-44000 with medical facilities and housing facilities as
permissible under rules. Minimum emoluments will be Rs. 26,400/- per month.
Applications on plain paper, with the curriculum vitae and at least two references (mandatory),
should be sent to the undersigned by 28th Feb. 2014. Applications sent by Email / FAX are also
Prof. S.A. Ramakrishna
Department of Physics,
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur - 208 016
Tel: 0512-259 7449; FAX: 0512-259 0914