Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (11/10/2013 03.06)

Study of oxide heterostructures with exeptional transport and thermoelectric properties. Object of research: First-principles study of oxides-based innovative materials for applications in microelectronics and spintronics.

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The successful candidate will perform simulation activity by advanced ab-initio methods, of fundamental properties of low-dimensional systems (oxide surfaces, interfaces, and heterostructures) whose functionalities are suited for innovative applications of microelectronics, spitronics, and/or energy harvesting technology. Particular focus will be placed to systems with 2-dimensional charge confinement properties (2DEG), possibly magnetics, with our without chemical doping, where current can be efficiently controlled by electric gate field (field-effect), magnetic field (magnetoresistance), strain field (electromechanical switching).

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Research Fields

Physics - Solid state physics

Eligibility criteria

Assessment of the titles and interview.

Selection process

Interview, only for application submitted in conformity with vacancy call IOM AR 011/2013 CA, on November 13, 2013, at 11:00 a.m., at CNR IOM’s Unit of Cagliari, at Dipartimento di Fisica dell’Università di Cagliari, Cittadella Universitaria, S.P. Monserrato – Sestu km. 0,700, Monserrato (CA) 09042, Italy.

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Total amount per fellowship per year26000
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Funding organisation / Contacts
CNR - Istituto Officina dei Materiali.

Public research
Monserrato (CA) - Italy