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Opportunity at National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Advancing the State of the Art of Measurement of Acceleration, Sound and Force


Physical Measurement Laboratory, Quantum Measurement Division

RO# Location
50.68.41.B8455 Gaithersburg, MD

Please note: This Agency only participates in the February and August reviews.


Name E-mail Phone
Chijioke, Akobuije D 301.975.3898


The Dynamic Mechanical Metrology project at NIST develops novel measurement techniques, physical standards and disseminates SI-traceability, for measurements of acceleration, sound and dynamic force. We welcome applications for postdoctoral fellowships in (a) cavity optomechanical sensing and (b) machine learning in mechanical measurements. Please contact us for additional details and to discuss proposal ideas. 

Optomechanics; Interferometry; Frequency Comb; Optical Frequency Comb; Photonics; Acoustics; Sound; Acceleration; Mechanics; Vibration; Dynamics; Force; Modal; Machine Learning; Neural Network; Artificial Intelligence; AI


Citizenship:  Open to U.S. citizens
Level:  Open to Postdoctoral applicants


Base Stipend Travel Allotment Supplementation
$72,750.00 $3,000.00
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