Postdoctoral Research Associate
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities
A post-doctoral position at Iowa State University is available to perform experimental research on coupled plastic flow, phase transformations, and other structural changes under high pressure and torsion of a sample in rotational diamond anvil cell.
Required Education and Experience
PhD in engineering, or physics, or related disciplines is required.
Preferred Education and Experience
- Experience with in situ high pressure experimentation and/or x-ray characterization of stresses and structural changes in materials at the micron scale.
- A record of scholarly publications, including author/coauthor of peer-reviewed publications
Please email application materials – 1) a cover letter which outlines the following: a) area of interest and b) date of availability for employment; 2) current C.V.; and 3) contact information for three (3) references – to Dr. Levitas.
Dr. Valery Levitas
Note to Prospective Employees
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