Prof. Hu huan's group have several postdoc position openings seeking candidates from physics, material science or mechanical engineering backgrounds.
Prof. Hu earned the Bachelor's and Master's Degrees at Tsinghua University in China, and obtained his Ph.D. in the ECE department working with Prof. William P. King in 2014. He then joined IBM T. J. Watson Research Center as a postdoctoral research scientist for almost 3 years. He has led projects in both academia and industry, resulting to 20 peer-reviewed journal papers published in international-recognized journals including Advanced Materials, PNAS, Biomaterials and Nanotechnology. Moreover, he has a strong application-oriented mindset and filed 18 US patent disclosures (4 patents granted). In addition, he has also assisted and led several successful funded proposals including a 2 million dollars NSF EFRI award and a 200,000 dollars industrial award.
Candidates who have experience in molecular dynamics simulation, atomic force microscope, focused ion beams are preferred. Candidates will work on an exciting cross-disciplinary project involving semiconductor materials such as silicon and 2-D materials. Research work includes simulation of high enery beams with silicon, general material characterizations, mechanical test of materials and membranes, etc. The salary ranges from 200,000 to 300,000 RMB/year depending on the Ph.D. degree school ranking, publication records and skillsets.
Prof. Hu will also provide career development advices to help postdocs grow into an independent researcher.