Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (Doktorand/in; m/w/d) zum Maschinellen Lernen der Spektroskopie von Nebengruppen-Verbindungen (EntgGr. 13 TV-L, 50 %) gesucht

PhD Student (m/f/d) in machine learning of the spectroscopy of d- and f-block compounds (Salary Scale 13 TV-L, 50 %)

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The Institute of Inorganic Chemistry at Leibniz Universität Hannover invites applications for the position of a PhD Student (m/f/d) in machine learning of the spectroscopy of d- and f-block compounds (Salary Scale 13 TV-L, 50 %) to start at the earliest possible date. The position is limited to three years.

Your Tasks

  • Execution of electronic-structure calculations of excited states of d- and f-block compounds
  • Calculation of spektra (UV/vis, X-ray)
  • Usage and extension of the groups-owned codes for machine learning of spectra
  • Cooperation with experimentalists of the institute of inorganic chemistry and the cluster of excellence PhoenixD
  • Presentation of research results in scientific journals, as GitHub code and as conference contributions

Your Profile

  • Master (or similar) degree in chemistry, physics, data science, etc.
  • Very good knowledge of quantum chemistry
  • Experience in the usage of quantum chemistry codes
  • Programming skills, e.g. in Python, Pytorch
  • Basic understanding of methods of machine learning
  • Good command of Englisch (written and spoken)
  • Independent planning and execution of work

Please apply with a motivation letter including a statement on your theoretical background knowledge, a scientific CV, a scan of your Master degree or a statement of your university on the finalization date, and a letter of reference.

The university aims to promote equality between women and men. For this purpose, the university strives to reduce under-representation in areas where a certain gender is under-represented. Women are under-represented in the salary scale of the advertised position. Therefore, qualified women are encouraged to apply. Moreover, we welcome applications from qualified men. Preference will be given to equally-qualified applicants with disabilities.

Please send your application with the usual documents by February 15, 2024 to

Email: personal@aci.uni-hannover.de  

or by post to:

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
Institute of Inorganic Chemistry
Hannah Pieper
Callinstr. 9, 30167 Hannover

For further information please contact Prof. Dr Annika Bande (Tel.: 0511 762-12280, Email: annika.bande@aci.uni-hannover.de).

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