31 May 2020
United Kingdom (UK)
(Fully Funded )
CDT in Metamaterials: Quantum Nano-photonics – the science and technology of new sources of light Ref: 3802
The studentship is part of the UK’s Centre of Doctoral Training in Metamaterials (XM2) based in the Departments of Physics and Engineering on the Streatham Campus in Exeter. Their aim is to undertake world-leading research, while training scientists and engineers with the relevant research skills and knowledge, and professional attributes for industry and academia.
Exeter has a well-established and strong track record of relevant research, and prospective students can consider projects from a wide variety of fields.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Acoustic and Fluid-dynamical Metamaterials
- Biological and Bio-inspired Metamaterials
- Graphene and other 2D Materials, and related Devices
- Magnonics, Spintronics and Magnetic Metamaterials
- Microwave Metamaterials
- Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites
- Optical, Infra-red and THz Photonics and Plasmonics
- Quantum Metamaterials
- Wave Theory and Spatial Transformations
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- Applicants for this studentship must have obtained, or be about to obtain, a First or Upper Second Class UK Honours degree, or the equivalent qualifications gained outside the UK, in an appropriate area of science or technology.
- If English is not your first language you will need to have achieved at least 6.0 in IELTS and no less than 6.0 in any section by the start of the project. Alternative tests may be acceptable. Click here to know more.
- The 3.5 year studentship will cover £1,687 RTSG in total towards the research project (travel, consumables, etc.),
- tuition fees for UK/EU/International students, and an annual, tax-free stipend of approx £15,009 per year.
First Step: Create an account from here to start filling the application.
Second Step: Upload the following documents:
- Degree transcript(s) giving information about the qualification awarded, the modules taken during the study period, and the marks for each module taken.
- An academic CV.
- A cover letter outlining your research interests in general, the title of the project(s) you are applying for.
- The contact details of two academic referees.
- A Personal Statement consisting of two parts:
–Why you would like to study for a PhD.
-Why you would like to focus on this particular topic
-Any relevant expertise.
-Your future career ambitions.
2) Describe qualities that you believe will make you a great researcher (in particular as part of a team).
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Reviewed by” Esraa Allam/ Egypt”
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