Directeur de Recherches, CNRS
Laboratoire de Physique des Plasmas
Route de Saclay, 91120 France.
Phone : +331-6033-5922
email : fouad.sahraoui lpp.polytechnique.fr
Post-doctoral Position in Spacecraft Data Analysis of Space Plasma Turbulence
The Plasma Physics Laboratory (LPP/CNRS - Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau) invites applications for a post-doctoral position in space plasma turbulence. The successful candidate will investigate the problem of turbulence and energy dissipation in the near-Earth space using data from the NASA/MMS mission, and will contribute to improving existing multi-point data analysis techniques.
Candidates must have a PhD in plasma physics, astrophysics, or in a closely related field,
with experience is analyzing in-situ spacecraft data. A strong publication record, with an experience in space/astrophysical plasmas and in signal processing is highly desirable. The appointment will be for 18 months with a start date on June 1st, 2017 (the position will be open until filled). The gross salary is about 31 k€ per year. Applications should include a CV, a complete list of publications and two letters of reference and will be sent to :
Fouad Sahraoui (fouad.sahraoui lpp.polytechnique.fr)