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  OIST International PhD Program

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The OIST Graduate University offers an individualized PhD program providing a secure foundation in the fundamentals of your field, with unparalleled opportunities for cross-disciplinary research.
  Digital Education in STEM: automated evaluation of students interacting with remote laboratories
  Prof T Drysdale
Application Deadline: 8 May 2020

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Remote laboratories comprise experimental apparatus that can be observed and controlled in real time, from a remote location. When used in undergraduate education, remote laboratories allow more active learning to be included in a course than would otherwise be possible.
  PhD: Dynamic wavefront engineering via epsilon-near-zero nonlinearities (Optalysys Ltd)
  Research Group: CDT in Applied Photonics
  Prof D Reid, Dr M Ferrera
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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Project Description. The proposed project involves the ASN research lab led by Dr. Ferrera (Heriot-Watt University) and Optalysys a world leading company in ultra-fast optical information processing.
  NEG Coating Impact on Future Particle Accelerators
  Dr O Malyshev, Prof R M. Jones
Applications accepted all year round

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University of Manchester & Cockcroft Institute, Warrington, United Kingdom. Supervisors. Dr. Oleg Malyshev, Dr. Reza Valizadeh (ASTeC, STFC), Prof.
  Adaptation of 3 GHz cavity design of linear accelerators for proton radiotherapy
  Dr R Apsimon, Dr H Owen, Dr G Burt
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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A studentship is available from October 2020 on the development of high-gradient radiofrequency linear accelerators proton therapy.
  Hybrid plasma wakefield acceleration
  Dr B Hidding
Applications accepted all year round

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Electron-driven plasma wakefield acceleration (PWFA) allows production of electron beams with energy gains and brightness orders of magnitude larger than with state-of-the-art accelerators via the plasma photocathode (dubbed “Trojan Horse”) approach [1,2].
  Novel Analog Holographic Wavefront Sensors in a Photopolymer Medium
  Dr K Murphy
Application Deadline: 30 April 2020

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HoloWave is an applied research project, funded by Science Foundation Ireland, to create holograms by recording controllable nanoscale structures in photopolymer, a polymer material which is sensitive to light.
  Properties of Rare-Earth Elements and Their Application to Free-Electron Lasers
  Dr H Owen, Dr B Shepherd
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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A studentship is available from October 2020 on the design of magnetic arrays for future free-electron lasers. Previous work by our group indicates that certain rare-earth metals can support large magnetic fields and therefore can be used in the construction of high-field magnets for use in particle accelerators.
  Computational Light Microscopy
  Dr T Vettenburg
Applications accepted all year round

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A PhD studentship is available at the Computational Microscopy Lab of the University of Dundee. The student will develop a novel light microscopy technique to image biological samples in 3D.
  Bird-inspired Gust Soaring for Unmanned Air Vehicles
  Dr S Windsor
Application Deadline: 20 March 2020

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Birds are known to save energy by soaring in rising air, such as in thermals or near ridges, however there is also significant energy that could be harvested from wind gusts.
  Development of novel analysis method for dynamic contrast enhanced (DCE) MRI in patients with breast cancer undergoing chemotherapy
  Dr J He, Dr T Ahearn, Prof D Lurie
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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The survival rate of breast cancer, a major and expanding societal challenge, has improved significantly in the past decades, following the introduction of wide range of cancer drugs.
  Non-invasive Mapping of Oxygen Extraction Fraction in Patients with Breast Cancer: Development of Novel Multi-Parametric Relaxometry Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Methods
  Dr J He, Dr Y Masannat, Prof D Lurie
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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This project aims to translate, optimise and extend quantitative oxygen extraction fraction mapping based on oxygen enriched air inspiration and magnetic resonance (MR) relaxometric imaging for human application.
  Faculty of Natural and Mathematical Sciences Studentships - Departments of Chemistry, Engineering, Informatics, Mathematics and Physics

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Applications are invited for 3.5-year Faculty Studentships within the Faculty of Natural & Mathematical Sciences, in the Departments of Chemistry, Engineering, Informatics, Mathematics and Physics at King's College London, to start in October 2020.
  Superconducting RF Crab cavities for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) upgrade
  Dr G Burt
Applications accepted all year round

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University of Lancaster, Cockcroft Institute, United Kingdom. Superconducting RF Crab cavities for Large hadron collider (LHC) upgrade.
  Systematic studies of electron seeding, injection and acceleration in AWAKE Run 2
  Dr G Xia, Prof Z Sheng, Prof C Welsch
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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A studentship is available from October 2020 on the research on AWAKE (Advanced proton-driven WAKefield Experiment) project at CERN.
  Direct integration of electronics and photonics for next generation chip-scale systems
  Dr M Strain, Prof M Dawson
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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Optical communications systems have driven the massive increases in bandwidth and energy efficiency of networks from long haul down to chip-chip dimensions.
  High-speed high-density structured illumination with gallium nitride micro-LEDs
  Prof M Dawson, Dr J Herrnsdorf
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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The Institute of Photonics is a recognized international pioneer of micro-LEDs, arrays of micron-sized light-emitting diodes constituting a new high-brightness microdisplay and backlighting technology – being applied, for example, to advanced virtual and augmented reality headsets.
  Microphotonic Materials and Structures for Chipscale Sensors
  Dr N Laurand, Dr M Strain
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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Our team at the Institute of Photonics is at the cutting-edge of research in photonic materials and devices for the application of light to solve challenges.
  Electrical Materials for High-Temperature Sensors and Fuel Cells (Ph.D. Graduate Research Assistant Position)
  Prof E Sabolsky
Application Deadline: 5 May 2020

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The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) at the West Virginia University anticipates filling a Ph.D.
  High-quality electrons and high-brightness x-rays from wakefield acceleration
  Dr E Boella
Applications accepted all year round

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Laser wakefield accelerators (LWFA) are able to sustain accelerating gradients orders of magnitude larger than radio-frequency accelerators.
  Combining Synthetic Biology and Modelling to Understand and Predict Evolution
  Dr M Lagator, Dr J-M Schwartz
Applications accepted all year round

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Mutations, and their effects on organismal fitness, lie at the heart of understanding and predicting evolution. Because of its central role in determining evolutionary outcomes, much experimental and theoretical effort has been put into describing the fitness effects of mutations.
  Femtosecond synchronization for externally-injected laser wakefield acceleration at CLARA
  Dr L Corner, Dr E Snedden
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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Applications are invited for a fully-funded studentship from Oct 2020 on the development of synchronisation, timing and feedback mechanisms in laser plasma wakefield acceleration (LWFA), held at the University of Liverpool and the Accelerator Science and Technology Centre (AsTeC) at the Daresbury Laboratory.
  Quantum‑Enhanced Imaging (EPS2020/16)
  Prof G Buller
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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The Single‑Photon Group at Heriot‑Watt University offer a four year fully funded PhD position examining aspects of single‑photon and quantum‑enhanced imaging.
  WRDTP ESRC PhD Studentships 2020/21

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The White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP), accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council in 2016, is a collaboration across the social sciences at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, York, Bradford, Sheffield Hallam, Hull, and Manchester Metropolitan.
  PhD position - Quantum communications technologies
  Prof A Ling
Applications accepted all year round

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The SpooQy Lab team of Alexander Ling works on the challenges of deployable quantum communications, and is looking for PhD candidate who is interested in developing the next generation of instruments.
  WRDTP ESRC PhD Studentships 2020/21

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The White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP), accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council in 2016, is a collaboration across the social sciences at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, York, Bradford, Sheffield Hallam, Hull, and Manchester Metropolitan.
  Understanding the electromechanical switching behaviour of porous ferroelectric ceramics
  Dr J Roscow
Application Deadline: 25 March 2020

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Informal queries should be directed to Dr James Roscow ([email protected]). Introducing carefully structured porosity into ferroelectric ceramics is an effective way of achieving a favourable balance of piezoelectric and dielectric properties for sensing and energy harvesting applications.
  WRDTP ESRC PhD Studentships 2020/21

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The White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP), accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council in 2016, is a collaboration across the social sciences at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, York, Bradford, Sheffield Hallam, Hull, and Manchester Metropolitan.
  WRDTP ESRC PhD Studentships 2020/21

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The White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP), accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council in 2016, is a collaboration across the social sciences at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, York, Bradford, Sheffield Hallam, Hull, and Manchester Metropolitan.
  WRDTP ESRC PhD Studentships 2020/21

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The White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP), accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council in 2016, is a collaboration across the social sciences at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, York, Bradford, Sheffield Hallam, Hull, and Manchester Metropolitan.
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