Experimental Quantum Technologies PhD Scholarships

Applications open
Open now
Applications close
10 December 2019
Payment per year
3 years
Postgraduate Research
Australian Citizens
Type of Scholarship
Financial Need
Available In
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology (SET)
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The University of Adelaide and Defence Science and Technology (DST) group have identified a growing global demand for researchers with skills and experience in quantum technologies. Thus, we have come together to create two PhD scholarships that can immediately benefit from recent advances in experimental quantum physics:

  • Portable Atomic Clocks, and
  • Quantum Magnetometry

Further details are available in the official flyer here.

Eligibility:  Applicants must be Australian Citizens, who are acceptable as candidates for higher degree by research at the University of AdelaideApplicants must have completed and been awarded a relevant Bachelor Degree with Honours or equivalent.

Stipend: The scholarship provides a living allowance for up to 3 years, with a possible 6 month extension and has a stipend of $40,000 per annum tax free. An additional $20,000 per annum is available to support international and domestic travel, equipment and other project costs.

Enquiries: Professor Andre Luiten Tel +61 404 817 168 or email andre.luiten@adelaide.edu.au

Applying: Expressions of interest to be submitted to Professor Andre Luiten.

All eligible domestic students who enrol in a higher degree by research program at the University of Adelaide will be allocated an Australian Government Research Training Program Fees Offset Scholarship which entitles the holder to up to four years of full time fee funding for a doctoral degree.