A research assistant position in the field of Quantum Information Science is available at the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT), National University of Singapore, and Yale-NUS College (joint affiliation). The research focus is on theoretical studies of noise models in quantum information/computing systems, in particular, the characterization of parameters relevant for assessing the effects of noise. The candidate should have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in physics or physics-related fields, and should possess numerical skills. Previous experience in quantum information and quantum computation related research would be a plus point.
The position commences in early 2018 (negotiable) for one year, with the possible extension to a second year. The successful candidate will work in the group of Asst Prof Hui Khoon Ng (Yale-NUS College & CQT) and Prof Berge Englert (NUS Physics Department & CQT), and their collaborator Assoc Prof Jun Suzuki (U Electro-Comm, Japan). The research assistant can expect many opportunities to work with graduate and undergraduate students, as well as postdocs within the group.
CQT (http://www.quantumlah.org) is a National Research Centre of Excellence hosted by the National University of Singapore. The Centre comprises some 200 research staff and students, working in all areas of quantum information science. Yale-NUS College (http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg) is an undergraduate college, jointly founded by Yale University and the National University of Singapore, emphasizing a liberal arts and sciences education, with a commitment to building astrong research base at an early stage for science majors.
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Closing Date: 19-Mar, 12:00AM.