Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research position in Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) polarization experiment at the Center for Astrophysics and Space Astronomy at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Research will be in collaboration with Prof. Nils Halverson’s group on instrumentation development, observations, and data analysis for CMB experiments. Potential projects include the South Pole Telescope and POLARBEAR/Simons Array CMB polarization experiments, detector development work in collaboration with NIST, and, pending funding, instrument development for the LiteBIRD CMB polarization satellite mission. A doctorate in Physics or Astronomy, and experience with mm-wave instrumentation including cryogenics, detectors, microwave electronics, and optics are desired. Please email a curriculum vitae with publication list, statement of research interests, selected publications, and three letters of recommendation to Nils Halverson at email@example.com. Complete applications received by 1 January 2017 will receive full consideration. The position has a flexible start date.
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