Physical and Environmental Sciences,Physics and Astronomy
Short info about job
Company: Swansea University
Department: College of Science, Department of Physics
Salary: £33,518 to £38,833 per annum together with USS benefits
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1341 3452423
Fax: +44-1549 3103881
Detail information about job Research Officer. Terms and conditions vacancy
To deliver its top 20 ambition Swansea University is seeking to appoint a Research officer with excellence in research in the Department of Physics within the College of Science.
Main Purpose of the Post
- To undertake research at the Antiproton Decelerator (AD) facility at CERN with both the Swansea team and the ALPHA collaboration on preparing the next generation of antihydrogen experiments. This will involve work on laser systems and associated instrumentation as well as mechanical and electronic design of traps and related structures which are used to hold and manipulate the neutral and charged particles.
- To participate fully in the ALPHA experiment during antiproton beamtime at the AD and in particular to take responsibility for the characterisation of fluctuations in laser frequency and magnetic field during precision measurements.
- To liaise effectively with all colleagues working in the Antihydrogen group, both at Swansea and CERN.
Applicants will find full job details together with the online application link http://www.swansea.ac.uk/personnel/jobs/details.php?nPostingId=5247&nPostingTargetId=8761&id=QHUFK026203F3VBQB7VLO8NXD&LG=UK&mask=suext University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity in all of its practices and activities. We aim to establish an inclusive environment and particularly welcome applications from diverse backgrounds.
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