Complexation of uranium(VI) with silicate in aqueous solution

Your tasks

You will participate in a research project concerning the complexation of Uranium-233 with silicate. Under the supervision of an experienced radiochemist, you will carry out synthesis experiments with radioactive Uranium-233 and analyse the samples resulting from your experiments with radiochemical techniques

Your profile

  • Student of chemistry or chemical engineering (minimum 5 semester) and practical experience in an analytical chemistry laboratory
  • Prepared to carry out experiments with radioactive material
  • Good knowledge of the English language
  • You have not yet completed your Master’s thesis

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration.

For further information please contact Dr Jan Tits, phone +41 56 310 43 14 or Dr Maria Marques, phone +41 56 310 23 10.

Please submit your application for the position as a Trainee (index no. 4400-T1).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Sabrina Orteca, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland.