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Post-doctoral in Quantum Internet H/F

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General information

Reference : FR3640-JEMSAM-001
Workplace : PARIS 13
Date of publication : Thursday, June 18, 2020
Type of Contract : FTC Scientist
Contract Period : 13 months
Expected date of employment : 1 September 2020
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : From 2728 euros monthly gross to 3881 euros monthly gross, depending on the experience
Desired level of education : PhD
Experience required : 1 to 4 years


We are working on designing and implementing the future quantum internet in collaboration with a large European alliance that includes both theorists and experimentalists. One of our theoretical goals is the development of new protocols for quantum networks and distributed computation. Some areas include network routing, entanglement distribution and testing, quantum money schemes, security and privacy.


Cryptography research will be carried out under Elham Kashefi's and Damian Markham' supervision (Principal Investigator of the QIA project and Head of the quantum information (QI) team respectively).
The LIP6 QI team has over 30 members and is involved in several national and international projects.
The post-doctoral will be an integral part of the team and will work closely with all members of the group.
It will be required of the candidate to have weekly meetings with Elham Kashefi as well as team meetings.


Degree in appropriate field (theoretical computer science, cryptography, quantum information)
• PhD
• Experience of research in the broad area of the related project
• Preferably, experience in the specific area of the related project
• Proven expertise in the techniques needed to undertake the research in question
• Demonstrated quality of research performance
• Ability to communicate complex information clearly, orally and in writing.

Work Context

The post-doctoral will join PCQC, a center regrouping researchers from LIP6 and IRIF. He/She will be based at LIP6.

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