Physics

University of Vienna: Open Call PhD Fellowships

  The VDS program in Physics is offering new opportunities in various different research groups working in experimental, theoretical or computational physics! The VDS program offers research opportunities in fifteen different research groups working in experimental, theoretical or computational physics. As a VDS fellow you will have a regular employment at the University of ...
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EPWS at the international Conference on Women in Physics

At the European Platform of Women Scientists (EPWS), umbrella association working for the promotion of equal opportunities in the research fields of all scientific disciplines, over 35% of the members are from natural sciences. Thus EPWS has rather close contacts with professional organisations such as the International Union of Applied and Pure Physics (IUPAP). International conferences on ge...
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BASNET Forumas: Presentation of the Lithuanian translation of T.C. Chiang’s book

    Presentation of the Lithuanian translation of T.C. Chiang’s book “Chien-Shiung Wu: The First Lady of Physics" BASNET Forumas started a project aiming at raising the awareness of gender equality in research by showing achievements of women scientists in "hard" sciences and their fundamental impact in their particular scientific field. In the framework of this project, suppor...
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EPS Emmy Noether Distinction Autumn-Winter 2015 for Women in Physics

The European Physical Society has published an interview with the 2015 "Emmy Noether Distinction Autumn-Winter 2015 for Women in Physics" award, with Prof. Sibylle Guenter from the Max-Planck Institute for Plasma Physics [IPP] in Garching, Germany. Prof. Guenter is one of the leading theoretical physicists in the field of magnetic fusion plasmas. After a thesis on computational investiga...
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Interview of the Month: Women and Physics Group (WIPG) of the Institute of Physics (10/2015)

Every month, for you, EPWS presents the characteristics and activities of one Member association. Read all the previous Interviews with our Members here   Our member for October 2015 is the British association, The Women in Physics Group of the Institute of Physics.     For the Women in Physics Group, Dr Heather Williams, Senior Medical Physicist at Central Man...
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Breakthrough Prizes: Physics, Life Sciences, Mathematics

The Breakthrough Prizes honor important, primarily recent, achievements in the categories of Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics. The prizes were founded by Sergey Brin and Anne Wojcicki, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, Yuri and Julia Milner, and Jack Ma and Cathy Zhang. Committees of previous laureates choose the winners from candidates nominated in a process that’s online and ...
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Professorship in Polymer Physics/Physical Chemistry of Polymers : University of Groningen

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Groningen has a vacancy for a tenure track assistant professor in Polymer Physics/Physical Chemistry of Polymers in the Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials. The candidate is expected to lead a new independent experimental research group in the field of Polymer Physics/Physical Chemistry of Polymers focusing on processing and...
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University of Nottingham : PhD Positions – Marie Curie Actions

Position 1: Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher/PhD Student in Physics (1 post)Department  School of Physics & Astronomy, the University of NottinghamSalary Minimum £36929 per annum, depending on family status and pension arrangements according to Marie Curie rulesMarie Curie ITN Project: Quantum Sensor Technologies and Applications (QTea)Applications are invited for the above post to wor...
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