Postdoctoral Researcher and PhD Positions, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany

Postdoc in Germany

Postdoctoral Researcher and PhD Positions: Join the Peter Grünberg Institute at Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany, as we prepare for the deployment of the upcoming exascale computer in Jülich early 2025. We are seeking dedicated individuals to contribute to the development and utilization of our in-house DFT code FLEUR, a European lighthouse code for materials property simulations. This is an opportunity to be at the forefront of quantum theory research in materials science.

Postdoctoral Researcher and PhD Candidate Positions in Quantum Theory of Materials

Designation: Postdoctoral Researcher and PhD Candidate

Research Area: Quantum Theory of Materials

Location: Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany

Eligibility/Qualification: Ideal candidates should have previous experience in either HPC simulations and the programming of accelerated platforms and/or the use of DFT codes.

Job Description: The selected candidates will be tasked with one of the following responsibilities:

  1. Further development of the FLEUR code with a focus on enhancing its capabilities for hybrid computing architectures.
  2. Creation of scientific exascale workflows utilizing the FLEUR code to simulate complex magnetic and/or electronic materials properties.

These positions will be funded by the MaX centre of excellence through limited-time contracts (2-3 years for postdoc, 3 years for PhD).

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit their applications or inquiries to

Last Date for Apply: Applications will be accepted until position filled



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