Post-doc fellowship at INAF/IAPS Roma

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Post-doc fellowship at INAF/IAPS Roma

Organisation

INAF/IAPS Roma

Contract

Post-doc fellowship

Location

Rome

Description

Post-doc fellowship at INAF/IAPS Roma on Test, verification and calibration of the CryoAC detector on board the Athena X-IFU instrument” (bando 2021-33-AR)

A call is open for a selection procedure on the basis of candidates’ qualifications, possibly integrated by an interview, for the assignment of one “post-doc” research grant of the duration of 1 year, entitled: “Test, verification and calibration of the CryoAC detector on board the Athena X-IFU instrument”. Research will be carried at INAF-Institute for Space Astrophysics and Planetology. The successful candidate will work in collaboration with staff of the project.

The planned activities are:

  • to carry out characterization measures of cryogenic anticoincidence prototypes based on TES (Transition Edge Sensor) and of the related SQUID-based electronics;
  • to analyse the impact of the results on the design of the Athena X-IFU EM/FM models;
  • to contribute to the definition and implementation of the detector calibration plan.

The deadline to submit an application is 21 January 2022.

The full offer is available here and all the annexes can be found on this page: www.iaps.inaf.it/assegni-di-ricerca

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