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Argonne National Laboratory Postdoctoral Appointee – Dissipation-aided Microwave-Optical Entanglement in Lemont, Illinois

Postdoctoral Appointee – Dissipation-aided Microwave-Optical Entanglement

Requisition Number: 410139 Location: Lemont, IL

Functional Area: Research and Development Division: NST-Nanoscience and Technology

Employment Category: Temporary 6 Months or Greater Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Level (Grade): 700 Shift: 8:30 - 5:00 Share: Facebook LinkedIn Twitter

We invite you to apply for a Postdoctoral Appointee position within our Nanoscience and Technology Division (NST).

In this role you will:

  • Perform research for the Dissipation-aided Microwave-Optical Entanglement program.
  • The program aims to develop a high-frequency superconducting piezo-optomechanical system combined with dissipation engineering technique to generate highly entangled microwave-optical photons.
  • The research work primarily focuses on experiments, with emphasis on device design, nanofabrication, and low-temperature quantum experiments.
  • The research is performed in CNM, taking advantage of the unique facilitates and capabilities, including the state-of-the-art cleanroom for nanofabrication, the Piezo-optomechanical Spectrometer in the Quantum Optomechanics Lab for device characterization, and the dilution refrigerator system in the Quantum Matter and Device Lab for cryogenic measurement.
  • Be a part of a highly collaborative team and actively interacts with staff scientists across groups as well as external collaborators.

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