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BCMATERIALS – Basque Centre for Materials, Applications and Nanostructures

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Development of functional materials towards energy storage, conversion and ion conduction

Research Field: Chemistry 
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Job Summary

BCMaterials, Basque Center on Materials, Applications and Nanostructures, Leioa, Spain (, is an autonomous research center, belonging to Ikerbasque, the Basque Foundation for Science and the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). BCMaterials is looking for a motivated and experienced scientist to fill a two-year POST-DOCTORAL position in Functional Materials, especially electroceramics, for the applications in communication, energy conversion, storage and harvesting, electronics and automation, etc. The main research activities of BCMaterials in the different areas can be visited in For the successful candidate, the position represents an excellent opportunity to develop his/her personal scientific research career, exploiting the capabilities of advanced functional materials and their application.

Job Description

Skills and Requirements:
• PhD in Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science or related areas
• Demonstrated experience in the field, particularly like ceramics preparation and characterisation.
• Strong background in functional materials, such as, piezoelectric, pyroelectric, ferroelectric ceramics, etc.
• Experience in the use of different facilities and data treatment.
• A team player who can collaborate with other research groups.

Work Program / Duties / Responsibilities:
1. Ceramic materials design, fabrication and characterisation, including bulk or/and thin films, for dielectric energy storage
2. Ceramic materials for Electrocaloric effect
3. Ceramic solid state electrolytes for Li ion batteries.


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Job Details

Type of Contract Temporary 
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 40  
Company/Institute BCMaterials Basque Center for Materials, Applications and Nanostructures  
Country SPAIN 
State/Province Bizkaia 
City Leioa 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization BCMATERIALS – Basque Centre for Materials, Applications and Nanostructures 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
City Leioa 
State/Province Bizkaia 
Postal Code 48940 
Street Building Martina Casiano – 3rd. Floor, UPV/EHU Science Park, B. Sarriena s/n 
Phone +34 946128811 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2022-07-01 
Application Deadline 2022-05-20 
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