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Localising all individual atoms in a nanoparticle in 3D by scanning transmission electron microscopy (STEM) tomography

  • Full or part time
  • Application Deadline
    Applications accepted all year round
  • Competition Funded PhD Project (Students Worldwide)
    Competition Funded PhD Project (Students Worldwide)

Project Description

We have demonstrated the ability to map all individual atoms in the 3500-atom apex of a tungsten tip. The PhD project involves developping instrumentation and methodology for high-throughput tomography of nanoparticles using the apex of tungsten tips as tomography supports.

Funding Notes

This research project is one of a number of projects at this institution. It is in competition for funding with one or more of these projects. Usually the project which receives the best applicant will be awarded the funding. The funding is only available to UK citizens or those who have been resident in the UK for a period of 3 years or more.

Non-UK Students: If you have the correct qualifications and access to your own funding, either from your home country or your own finances, your application to work on this project will be considered.

How good is research at University of Birmingham in Physics?

FTE Category A staff submitted: 39.00

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