Postgraduate Opportunities

There are open opportunities for postgraduate study in many areas of plasma research at the York Plasma Institute. These include laser plasma interactions, magnetic confinement fusion, plasma material interactions, laboratory astrophysics, low-temperature plasmas, plasmas for space propulsion, biomedical plasmas.

MSc in Fusion Energy

The University of York provides a taught MSc in Fusion Energy. For more information please visit our Fusion Energy pages.

Funded PhD Studentships:

Funded PhD studentships:

Fusion Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) for 2017/8 entry the application deadline will be Friday 27th January 2017.

Low-temperature plasmas
Reactive intermediates in ambient air plasmas for infection control
Dr V Chechik, Dr D O'Connell and Dr M Van Der Woude
Deadline: Until a suitable candidate is found - Apply now

Please visit the Department of Physics postgraduate study pages for information about PhD study.

Postdoctoral Opportunities

There are a number of fellowship schemes that are funded by UK organisations. Examples are:

Please read the eligibility criteria carefully, and if you would like to apply to hold one of these fellowships at York, please get in touch with the relevant academic staff member.


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