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Quantum Nanophotonic Sensor for Precision Metrology


Physical Measurement Laboratory, Sensor Science Division

RO# Location
50.68.51.B8354 Gaithersburg, MD

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


Name E-mail Phone
Ahmed, Zeeshan 301.975.5875


Our research efforts focus on the development of an innovative, multifunctional nanophotonic sensor. The envisioned platform will enable ground-breaking measurements of temperature, pressure, radiation dose and chemical species in a wide variety of environments and applications such as tissue engineering, additive manufacturing, and synchronization of coupled oscillators. Potential postdoctoral candidates with experience in quantum physics (atom-trapping or opto-mechanics), nano-photonics, NV diamond, spectroscopy, clean room fabrication and tissue engineering are encouraged to apply.

NV diamond; Spectroscopy; Photonic sensors; Opto-mechanics; Digital signal processing


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


Base Stipend Travel Allotment Supplementation
$74,750.00 $3,000.00
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