Post-doctoral Research Associates in Quantum Computing, Quantum
Information Theory & Foundations

Salary: £27,319-£35,646
Limit of tenure: 2 years
Closing date: 31 August 2010

Application deadline: 
Monday, August 30, 2010
Sunday, January 16, 2011
Registration deadline: 
Saturday, November 13, 2010

This is a third edition of the Winter School on Practical Quantum Cryptography taking place in the Swiss Alps in January 2011.

The goal of this Winter School is to introduce, to a general audience of physicists and computer scientists with little or no background in practical quantum cryptography, this exciting topic in a relaxed and stimulating atmosphere. Special emphasis will be put on practical quantum cryptography system design. The emerging applications of this promising technology will also be discussed.

Sunday, September 12, 2010
Registration deadline: 
Thursday, July 22, 2010

The school is aimed at an audience of advanced undergraduate students, graduate students and junior post-docs. It comprises four lecture series on modern topics of quantum physics, held by international experts of the respective fields.

School of Mathematical Sciences - Division of Applied Mathematics
Research Fellow

Reference : SCI870
Closing Date : 05 August 2010
Salary : £27,319 to £35,646 per annum, depending on skills and experience
This post is available immediately and will be offered on a fixed-term contract for a period of one year

Application deadline: 
Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Olivia Meyer-Streng writes at IDW Online: ''The proton – one of the universal building-blocks of all matter – is even smaller than had previously been assumed (Nature, 8 July 2010).