Postdoc Positions

The SUNCAT Center for Interface Science and Catalysis is seeking a postdoctoral scholar to work in the area of experimental electrocatalysis and photoelectrocatalysis.

 


Job description:

A post-doctoral position is available at the SUNCAT Center for Interface Science and Catalysis. The project will focus on experimental work in the area of thermal heterogeneous catalysis. In particular, the post-doctoral researcher will aim to achieve control over the morphology and composition of supported nanoparticle catalysts to understand fundamental catalytic processes at the atomic level for key energy-related chemical reactions, including but not limited to: alkane dehydrogenation, syngas to oxygenates and CO2 activation and conversion.  The work will require the synthesis, testing and characterization of catalytic materials. The candidate will also be involved in the development of SUNCAT operando capabilities at SLAC National laboratory. The position is at the SUNCAT Center for Interface Science and Catalysis, a partnership between Stanford University and SLAC National Acceleratory Laboratory in Menlo Park, California, USA. The appointment is for 1 year with a possible extension of 1 year (1+1) based on successful research productivity and continued funding.

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Job description:

A Post Doctoral position is available for immediate start. The project focuses on developing structure-property relationships linked directly to thermal as well as electrochemical catalysis using deep-learning methods from the computer science community. The position is at the SUNCAT Center for Interface Science and Catalysis at SLAC National Acceleratory Laboratory in Menlo Park, California, USA. The appointment is for 1 year with a possible extension of 1 year (1+1) based on successful productivity and funding.


Would you like to be a part of something bigger?

https://www.liquidsunlightalliance.org/

Would you like to use state-of-the-art computational catalysis methods and machine learning to discover new stable and active catalysts for CO2RR and OER?

https://www.liquidsunlightalliance.org/goal3

Are you a candidate with diverse background?