Master/PhD positions in astrophysics, Shanghai, China

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Deadline:  2023-11-15

Location:  Shanghai, China

The high energy astrophysics group at Fudan University (Shanghai, China) has a few Master and PhD positions for the next academic year (starting in September 2024). For the Master Program, the candidates must have a Bachelor degree in Physics or in a related area before September 2024. For the PhD Program, the candidates must have a Master degree in Physics or in a related area before September 2024. Courses and research are conducted in English. Both the Master and the PhD Programs normally last 3 years. The scholarships of these positions cover: tuition fee, accommodation inside the campus, health insurance, and salary (normally 3,000 CNY/month for Master students and 3,500 CNY/month for PhD students).

We are looking for candidates with experience/interest in:
1) development of astrophysical codes (fortran, C/C++, python)
2) X-ray data analysis of black holes
Preference may be given to candidates that apply for the PhD Program for 1).

The group is led by Prof. Cosimo Bambi and usually consists of 2-3 postdoctoral researchers and several graduate and undergraduate students. More details can be found on the group webpage.

Interested candidates should send their CV (including, among other things, date of birth and nationality) and any additional material that can be useful for the selection process to:

Prof. Cosimo Bambi
E-mail: bambi[AT]

Please arrange also at least two recommendation letters to be sent separately to the same email address.

Application deadline: 15 November 2023.

For the shortlisted candidates, we will arrange Zoom interviews at the end of November or in December.