IISER Mohali invites application for the post of a JRF/RA in a research project funded by the SERB, India for the year 2021. The last date of application submission is 20 April 2021.
Development of a multiplexed Magnetic tweezer for single-molecule pulling of multiple beads simultaneously This project aims to design a software that may track multiple micron (typically 2-3 µM sized beads) in Z-direction at high-precision with fast image acquisition and data analysis. The work demands a substantial knowledge on programming in Python, C/C++ for image processing and data-acquisition, preferably also application of GPU programming.
Essential Qualifications: The applicants should hold a 5 yr master degree in Physical/Chemical/Biological Sciences or 4 yr-engineering degree in any discipline. The candidate must have qualified GATE and or NET. A strong knowledge on C/C++, Python, image processing, data-acquisition and GPU programming is essential for the post. It is also essential that the candidates have strong interest in learning some of the state-of-the-art single molecule techniques we routinely perform in lab using AFM and fluorescence microscope.
Interested applicants should email the completely filled application form attached here and a 1-page cover letter (describing their past accomplishments, research interests and career goals in three paragraphs) to: srakshit[at]iisermohali.ac.in / sabyasachi.ipc.in[at]gmail.com.
- Submission Deadline for Full Application: 20th April, 2021
- Interview (Online): 25th April, 2021
- Joining Date: Latest by 15th May, 2021
One year and extendable up to 2 more years upon evaluation.
INR 31000/ 31000/ 35000+8%HRA.