Trainee

Construction and test of length-stabilized pulsed fiber optical links

Your tasks

We are offering a traineeship position in which you will work on selected aspects of the construction and evaluation of a prototype of a pulsed fiber optical link. The work includes implementation of the available concepts, test of different non-linear crystals, dispersion compensation, in-loop and out of loop stability measurements.

Your profile

  • You study physics or electrical-engineering (minimum 4 semesters)
  • You have an interest in fiber and nonlinear optics
  • You are enthusiastic to gain practical experience with optical fibers, splicing, dispersion compensation, construction, and adjustment of free-space balanced optical cross-correlators, data acquisition and evaluation
  • You are open-minded, communicative and enjoy working in an international team
  • You have not yet completed your Master’s thesis

We offer

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

This contract is limited to 3 months.

For further information, please contact Dr Vladimir Arsov, phone +41 56 310 59 56.

Please submit your application online for the position as a Trainee (index no. 8232-T1).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Leandra Horn, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland

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