Postdoctoral Fellow

Data Science for synchrotron-based X-ray spectroscopy

Your tasks

  • Develop data science approaches for X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy XAS in the field of energy materials and catalysis 
  • Writing data processing pipelines or automatic data labelling of large spectroscopy datasets
  • Implement machine learning algorithms for classification of X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy data 
  • Develop new algorithms for noise filtering time-series data 
  • Writing of scientific publications

Your profile

  • PhD degree in Physics, Chemistry or Computer Science 
  • Extensive knowledge in machine learning and classification algorithms 
  • Experience in the analysis of X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy data 
  • Proficient in python programming 
  • Fluent spoken and written English

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure. 

Your employment contract is limited to 2 years.

For further information, please contact Dr Adam Hugh Clark, e-mail, phone +41 56 310 41 51.

Please submit your application online by 30 October 2023 (including list of publications and addresses of referees) for the position as a Postdoctoral Fellow (index no. 6416-00).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Vanessa Mosca, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland