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DIPC - Donostia International Physics Center

PhD Student position in "Characterising Amyloids aggregates with X-rays and optical methods"

Research Field: Physics 
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Job Summary

We are looking for a highly motivated student recently graduated in Physics, Chemistry, or related fields interested in performing a PhD as part of a collaborative project between the Donostia International Physics Center (DIPC) and the Università degli studi di Milano-Bicocca (MiB).

Job Description

The PhD candidate will work under the supervision of Dr. Carlos Sanchez-Cano (DIPC) and Prof.
Giuseppe Chirico (MiB) to optimise multimodal correlative approaches combining X-ray and/or optical techniques to probe the metal components, micro- or nano-structure and organisation of A? amyloid aggregates. This will be ultimately aimed at developing viable methods to monitor the activity of anti-A? systems using neuronal models of different complexity.

Previous experience in X-ray imaging or spectroscopy, X-ray or neutron scattering and/or non-linear optical microscopy are particularly welcome, but not essential. Please contact Dr. Carlos
Sanchez-Cano ( for more information.


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Job Details

Type of Contract Temporary 
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week   
Company/Institute Fundación Donostia International Physics Center 
Country SPAIN 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization DIPC - Donostia International Physics Center 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia - San Sebastian 
Postal Code E-20018 
Street Paseo Manuel de Lardizabal, 4 
Phone +34 943 01 53 68 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2022-12-01 
Application Deadline 2022-10-21 
How To Apply e-mail