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Postdoctoral Appointee

Title:  Postdoctoral Appointee Date Posted:  06/09/2012
Division:  X-Ray Science Date Re-posted:  
Requisition:  319463 XSD Salary:  4586-7644
Employment Category:  Temporary Pay Cycle:  Monthly
Shift:  8:30am - 5:00pm Grade:  700
Hours:  40  
Job Description
  Basic Purpose
  Investigating the complex structures of electrode materials for rechargeable batteries; performing synchrotron x-ray and neutron diffraction measurements; carrying out data analysis and structural modeling; reporting relevant results in an appropriate form.
  Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Knowledge of general experimental practices in the field of synchrotron x-ray and neutron diffraction/scattering measurements. Skill in dealing with imperfect crystal structures with defects, order/disorder, stacking faults and multiphase coexistence using x-ray and neutron powder diffraction. Experience in structural modeling, RMC simulation, computational and theoretical calculations for studying complex crystal structures. Ability in collaboration with other scientists and research associates from different fields.
The level of scientific sophistication required is that normally associated with a PhD in solid state physics/chemistry, crystallography, electrochemistry, and materials science, and related fields.
  Minimum Education/Experience Requirements
Years Since Ph.D. -- 0-1, 1-2, 2-3

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