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Physicist

Title:  Physicist Date Posted:  01/22/2014
Division:  X-Ray Science Date Re-posted:  
Requisition:  321711 XSD Salary:  
Employment Category:  Regular Pay Cycle:  Monthly
Shift:  8:30am - 5:00pm Grade:  RD4
Hours:  40  
 
Job Description
  Basic Purpose
  Performs innovative fundamental research on laser and x-ray interactions with atoms, molecules, clusters, and nanoparticles in both gas-phase and condensed-phase environments. Develops experimental apparatus and measurement techniques using synchrotron radiation, free-electron lasers, and optical lasers. Develops innovative approaches to understand photon-interactions with complex systems and phenomena. Analyzes and interprets data and presents results in peer-reviewed literature and at scientific conferences. Works collaboratively within the Atomic, Molecular and Optical (AMO) Physics group and the X-ray Science Division to develop a research program consistent with the mission of the AMO Sciences: which emphasizes the development and application of new ultrafast x-ray and optical probes of matter, including experiments at the Linac Coherent Light Source and BES synchrotron light sources and theoretical and computational methods for the interpretation of ultrafast measurements.
   
  Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  Comprehensive
Knowledge and experience in ultrafast laser physics and x-ray physics using synchrotron radiation, free-electron lasers, optical lasers, and associated instrumentation and methods. Knowledge and experience using molecular beams, liquid jets, cluster and nanoparticles combined with x-ray absorption, scattering and fluorescence, electron and ion spectroscopies, and laser/x-ray pump-probe techniques.
  Considerable
Knowledge of atomic and molecular structure and spectroscopy in both gas-phase and condensed-phase environments. Knowledge of laser and x-ray interactions with clusters, nanoparticles, and complex molecular systems.
  Other
Position may be hired at multiple levels based on qualifications. Requirements can include: RD4 - Bachelor`s Degree and 12+ years work experience, or Master`s Degree and 7+ years work experience, or Doctorate and 6+ years or their equivalents. RD3 - Bachelor`s and 8+ years, Master`s and 5+ years, or Doctorate and 4+ years. RD2 - Bachelor`s and 5+ years, or Master`s and 3+ years, or Doctorate and 0 years.
  Minimum Education/Experience Requirements
Bachelor's Degree and 12+ years work experience, or Master's Degree and 7+ years work experience, or Doctorate and 6+ years or their equivalents
 
RD4 - Bachelor's Degree and 12+ years work experience, or Master's Degree and 7+ years work experience, or Doctorate and 6+ years or their equivalents. RD3 - Bachelor's and 8+ years, Master's and 5+ years, or Doctorate and 4+ years. RD2 - Bachelor's and 5+ years, or Master's and 3+ years, or Doctorate and 0 years.
   
 

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