PhD Student or Postdoc position Fiber Optics, DESY, Hamburg, Germany

DESY, with more than 3000 employees at its two locations in Hamburg and Zeuthen, is one of the world's leading research centres. Its research focuses on decoding the structure and function of matter, from the smallest particles of the universe to the building blocks of life. In this way, DESY contributes to solving the major questions and urgent challenges facing science, society and industry. With its ultramodern research infrastructure, its interdisciplinary research platforms and its international networks, DESY offers a highly attractive working environment in the fields of science, technology and administration as well as for the education of highly qualified young scientists.

Your role:

  • Investigate novel high pulse energy laser transport concepts using guided wave technology
  • Work closely together with laser engineers and scientists developing fiber-optical methods, few-cycle-laser sources and plasma-based accelerators