PhD in Physics Quantum Space-time Experiment at Cardiff University

Applicants are invited to apply for a PhD position in astronomy at Cardiff University, UK. The deadline for applying is July 31, 2019.

The School of Physics and Astronomy is seeking applications for a PhD position in physics, to enforce our team building an experiment to investigate quantization of space-time.

The experiment is laboratory based in the School of Physics and Astronomy. It will consist of two co-located Michelson interferometers similar to those at Fermilab in the US, but on a smaller scale, while being more sensitive. A high sensitivity is achieved by the planned application of squeezed vacuum states of light.

The experiment would look for noise correlations between the two co-located interferometers that may be interpreted as space-time correlations. As an addition to the search for space-time quantization, this setup will also be used to search for particular kinds of dark matter, as well as to search for ultra-high frequency gravitational waves.


More scholarships: phd fellowship in astronomy, astronomy phd scholarship, phd fellowship in uk, phd position at cardiff university

Get latest scholarships via your email! It's free!
Remember to check your email and active the subscription.
You can unsubscribe any time.
Copyright © 2019 All Right Reserved.