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PhDs in semiconductor physics
We are seeking PhD students to work on a variety of topics and projects, including novel semiconductor lasers, quantum dots and photonic crystals. Please see our research pages for details of our current activities.
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Research associate positions
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Independent research fellowships in physics
The University of Sheffield's Department of Physics and Astronomy is seeking applicants for long- and short-term research fellowships available in the UK (funded by UKRI, STFC or Royal Society).
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The majority of researchers in our group put their training and experience gained here to excellent use in their future careers in academia and industry.
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Royal Commission for the Exhibition 1851 postdoctoral research fellowship in Tartakovskii’s group at the University of Sheffield