PhD Scholarships in Quantum Communications at UNSW Sydney

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Sunday, October 15, 2023

In this project you will be involved in developing a prototype quantum communication system that will eventually be used to communicate with low earth orbit satellites. The project is currently seeking two experimentally focussed PhD students to participate in this work. You will be involved in the development of optical systems that encode entangled photon pairs, development of transmitters for quantum signalling through free space, and in the development of quantum decoding receivers. These positions are open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents, as well as international candidates from non-sanctioned countries who can arrive in Australia prior to July 2024.

• $50,000 per year tax-free stipend
• University tuition fees covered
• Opportunities for local and international travel
• Work alongside world-leading researchers
• Solve real life problems through industry engaged projects
• Publish your contributions
• Access paid annual, parental and personal leave

To Apply: See the link below and follow the instructions under "How to apply."