PhD Position in Remote Sensing/Atmospheric Research at The Institute of Remote Sensing and Environmental Physics

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The Institute of Remote Sensing and Environmental Physics (IFE/IUP) at the Physics department of the University of Bremen offers a PhD position for 3 years with payment according to TV-L 13 /2 for a PhD on the topic of Development and verification of profile retrieval algorithms to analyse ground-based UV/vis measurements.

The measurement system has been extended to a Multi-Axis (MAX-) DOAS and new instruments have been set up in Ny-Ålesund (Spitsbergen, Norway), Nairobi (Kenya) and Merida (Venezuela) forming the Bremian DOAS Network for Atmospheric Measurements (BREDOM).

The candidate should:

  • have a German Diplom or a Master of Science degree in Physics, Meteorology, Mathematics or comparable fields
  • have excellent programming skills in at least one higher programming language (e.g. C, C++, Delphi, Pascal, Fortran 90, Matlab)
  • have interest in data analysis and the physics and chemistry of the atmosphere
  • have good knowledge in written and spoken German and / or English
  • have the willingness to go on business trips of several days’duration outside Germany/Europe
  • preferably also have knowledge on the physics and chemistry of the atmosphere and on remote sensing

    As the University of Bremen intends to increase the proportion of female employees in science, women are particularly encouraged to apply.

    In case of equal personal aptitudes and qualification, disabled persons will be given priority.

    Please send your application with all usual information (CV, documentation of the academic record etc.) and the reference number A36/07 to

    Dr. Folkard Wittrock
    Institut für Umweltphysik, Universität Bremen FB1, Otto-Hahn-Allee 1,
    28359 Bremen, Germany
    Phone: ++49 421-218-4585
    E-mail: folkard [at] iup.physik.uni-bremen.de

    For more information see: PhD Position in Remote Sensing/Atmospheric Research

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