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ICCUB PhD projects within INPhINIT, “la Caixa” Foundation Fellowship Programme
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Job description:
The ICCUB is offering 20 PhD projects within INPhINIT program of “la Caixa” Foundation. INPhINIT will select 57 young researchers of all nationalities for a three year program to complete a PhD in one of the centers that has received a distictive Severo Ochoa or Maria de Maeztu award.

Requirements for candidates:
  • At the time of recruitment (start date of the contract with the Research Centre), candidates must be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and not yet have been awarded a doctoral degree.
  • Candidates must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the recruitment date. Short stays such as holidays will not be taken into account.
The projects offered by ICCUB are:
  • Active Galactic Nuclei in Merging Galaxies: A Theoretical Approach
  • Dark Matter Constraints
  • DESI survey
  • Detection Classification for Gaia
  • Determination of stellar astrophysical parameters using J-PLUS photometry
  • Fast electronics for medical imaging and particle detection
  • Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs): a theoretical and observational approach
  • FPGA development for high speed cost-effective space applications
  • Fundamental Physics from the Non-Gaussian Sky
  • Gaia Alerts follow-up from Montsec Observatory
  • Gaia Detection of Ultra Faint Dwarf Galaxies in the halo as probes for cosmological models
  • Galaxy dynamics with axion dark matter
  • Open Clusters Studies in the Gaia era
  • Primordial Black Holes from Inflation
  • Radiation in strongly coupled gauge theories
  • Radiative magnetohydrodynamics in powerful astrophysical outflows
  • Search for physics beyond the Standard Model in the LHCb experiment
  • Small scale, feedback, dark matter and the predictions of the LCDM model
  • The Origin of Terrestrial Planets
  • The Quantum Side of Dark Energy
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Applications: All applications must be completed online at
Generalitat de CatalunyaUniversitat de BarcelonaUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaUniversitat Politècnica de CatalunyaConsejo Superior de Investigaciones CientíficasCentres de Recerca de Catalunya