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Postdoctoral Fellow EcoTopia Science Institute Nagoya University

EcoTopia Science Institute in Nagoya University advances interdisciplinary or integrated research toward establishment of EcoTopia science. We have started a new project of taking a part of "Innovative Center of Nanomaterials Science for Environment and Energy (ICNSEE)" that is a program of "Ministry of Education, culture, sports, science and technology (MEXT)". This project recruits a postdoctoral fellow as follows.

Project Theme: Theme of the project: In-situ observation and analysis of interfaces of fuel cells and nano-catalysts, and optimization of interface-structures.
Project leader: Prof. Takayoshi Tanji
Work Location: Furocho, Chikusa, Nagoya-city, Aichi, 464-8603
Employment Period: Mar. 31, 2011 (There is a possibility to renew to Mar. 31, 2013)
Content of work: Development of new in-situ electron holography in which specimens are controlled the environment, heated and applied external potential. Analysis of the electronic state, physical/chemical properties in interfaces of metals and oxides, and optimization of interface-structures for fuel cells or nano particle catalysts.
Qualifications: Applicants must have
1) Ph.D. degree
2) Experience of transmission electron microscopy in the field of Materials Science and Engineering, Applied chemistry or Applied Physics
Treatment: Salary, Insurance:
Standard Nagoya University employment regulations apply, according to the researchers' age, experience, etc.
17:00, June 30, 2010. (The recruitment will be finalized before the said deadline, if the positions are fulfilled.)
Application materials: Curriculum vitae (with photograph and e-mail address) - 1 copy
List of research achievements - 1 copy
Summary for research experience, publications or thesis (free format)
Research plan and ambition (free format)
Selection Style: Screening of application materials and Interview
Address for applications
& Where to make contact:
Nagoya University EcoTopia Science Institute.
Professor Takayoshi TANJI

Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, 464-8603, Japan
TEL&FAX:             +81-52-789-4436        +81-52-789-3155
E-mail:tanji@* (Please drop * in sending Email.)
If sending by mail, please write in red, on the front of the envelope, "Application for EcoTopia Sci. Inst. Postdoctoral Position" and send by registered mail.