The Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) at the University of Rochester
Location: Rochester, New York
Government and National Lab
Salary and benefits are competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The Integrated Modeling Group in LLE’s Theoretical Division seeks a Computational Physicist (Assistant Scientist to Scientist position) to support the development and optimization of state-of-the-art multi-physics hydrodynamics codes relevant to Inertial Confinement Fusion.
The successful candidate will focus on code optimization through improved algorithms and parallelization, including adaptation of codes to GPUs. The candidate will also develop new or augmented physics packages. Candidates should have a PhD in Physics, Astrophysics, Computational Physics or a related field.
Diversity is a core value at LLE. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for all students, staff, and faculty. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.
In addition to the online application, qualified applicants should submit a dossier that includes a cover letter outlining how the applicant sees himself/herself contributing to the research project, a curriculum vitae and a list of publications. The applicant should also arrange for at least two letters of recommendation to be sent to LLE. All supplemental materials should be sent to the attention of:
Steven Stagnitto, Administrative Director Laboratory for Laser Energetics 250 East River Road Rochester, NY 14623-1299 Email: email@example.com Fax: 585-276-2420
About The Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) at the University of Rochester
The Laboratory for Laser Energetics of the University of Rochester is a unique national resource for research and education in science and technology. The Rochester area has a history of innovation and provides a unique setting for LLE within a technologically sophisticated community. The Laboratory was established in 1970 as a center for the investigation of the interaction of intense radiation with matter.
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