Applicants must hold or be about to receive an MSc degree in optics/photonics, applied physics, electrical engineering, or related areas. Furthermore, the applicant must have:
* Strong academic credentials, written and spoken English proficiency, communication and team-work skills.
* Interest in following subjects: electro-optics, integrated and waveguide components for photonics, optical communication. Strong motivation to run experimental research.
* Background in several of the following: optics/photonics, micro-optics, light polarization, electromagnetism, fiber optics and optical waveguiding components, microwave engineering.
* Experience with integrated devices (optics and/or microelectronics), waveguide fabrication and testing, measurement methods in optics and fiber optics, as well as basic knowledge of the laser physics and physics of polymers will be considered as advantages.
Scholarship Deadline: 2012-03-25
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