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Opportunities in Low Temperature Plasmas at York

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We have a number of PhD studentships available in low-temperature plasmas. There are currently four funded studentships available and a number of unfunded positions. See below for a list of examples of projects on offer. For further information on positions and related topics contact: Deborah O'ConnellPlease apply online

We always welcome applications from individuals wishing to pursue independent fellowships

PhD Projects

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Project Title: Low-temperature Plasmas for Electric Propulsion (PDF , 315kb)

Supervisor: James Dedrick


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Project Title: Plasma-produced thin films for water splitting to fuel the hydrogen economy (PDF , 6,839kb)

Supervisor: Erik Wagenaars


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Project Title: Low temperature plasma nitrogen fixation for agricultural applications (PDF , 6,809kb)

Supervisor: Deborah O'Connell


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Timo Agri

Supervisors: Timo Gans
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Postdoctoral Opportunities

With its international reputation and impact, and its rich variety of plasma science, the York Plasma Institute offers an outstanding research environment to help researchers make the best possible start to their careers. Please take a look at our Fellowship pages for potential funding.

Unfortunately there are no positions currently available, please check the University vacancy pages for other potential opportunities