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The following PhD projects are available in the Quantum Sensors group for October 2017

Interested candidates should send a CV to Professor Robert Hadfield ( or Dr Alessandro Casaburi (

The deadline for full applications for PhD scholarships within the School of Engineering at the University of Glasgow is 15th February 2016.

More information on PhD application procedure


There is an opportunity for a talented and motivated postdoctoral researcher to join our effort on superconducting single-photon detectors:

The closing date is 11th September 2016

Two fully funded PhD scholarships for EU Citizens are available for 1st October 2015 start.  Candidates who wish to be considered should send a CV and contact details for two referees to Professor Robert Hadfield (Email: by Tuesday 1st September 2015.


  1. Infrared superconducting single-photon detector arrays
  2. Advanced infrared photon counting applications

Full Project Details

These projects are funded through the European Research Council Consolidator Grant IRIS Infrared imaging and sensing: the single photon frontier.  These projects are closely aligned to the QuantIC Quantum Imaging Hub, led by the University of Glasgow.