The Department of Physics at the University of Otago has vacancies for 2-3 PhD students in nanophotonics. The students will join in the Subwavelength Optics Group to work on one of the following research projects:
Please consult Prof. Richard Blaikie ([email protected]) or Dr. Boyang Ding ([email protected]) ) for more information or send your CV together with a cover letter (1 page) to apply for the positions. Please also indicate which project you want to work on.
During the 3-year study, the PhD students will study the enhancement of light-matter interaction using nanophotonic resonators and develop relevant applications in photocatalysis (project 1) or lasing devices at the nanoscale (project 2). Specifically, they will: