Application is open
Free PhD positions at the International Max Planck Research SurMat - Interface Controlled Materials for Energy Conversion
Students holding an excellent master's degree in chemistry, physics, materials science, mechanical engineering or related subjects are invited to apply.
Our structured, three-year doctoral programme, conducted entirely in English, takes an intensive interdisciplinary approach and brings together scientists from across the globe in the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region of Germany. Partner institutes of the IMPRS-SurMat are the Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung in Duesseldorf, the Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung in Muelheim, the Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion in Muelheim, the Ruhr-Universität Bochum and the Universität Duisburg-Essen.
The research focuses on materials related questions on energy conversion. The laboratories within the IMPRS-SurMat provide the most modern surface and interface analytical techniques and surface technologies.
Closing date for applications is August 31st 2016.