Job @ IIT Kanpur for Chemistry Candidates as Project Scientist in DST Project


The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is a public research university funded by government located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the IIT Act

Project Scientist (post-doc) position is available in the DST sponsored project entitled “Wetting behaviour of fluids in presence of large particles on surfaces”.

Qualification: PhD in Chemistry/Physics/Materials/Chemical Engineering. The candidate would be required to perform theoretical investigation on the behavior of complex fluids near surfaces using various methods such as DFT and molecular simulation methodology. Thus experience with Gaussian, VASP, CPMD, GULP, LAMMPS/GROMACS would be required. In additional, having a fundamental knowledge in the area of wetting/adhesion/coating/sensor/adsorption-absorption/interfacial phenomena would be desirable.

Initial appointment for the above post will be for one year, and may be extended further.

Salary range: Rs. 22,000-2200-44,000 (per month)

Last date for receipt of application: 20 Feb, 2017.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send their application along with the resume to :

Dr. Jayant K. Singh
Department of Chemical Engineering
IIT Kanpur
E-mail: [email protected]
Ph. 0512 259 6141
Application Deadline – 20th February 2017

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