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Postdoctoral Fellow in nonlinear optical microscopy and super-resolution microscopy

Date: 03-Aug-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

Two postdoctoral fellow positions are available immediately for the project involved in the development of super-resolution nonlinear optical microscopy for label-free tissue and cells nano-imaging.


The candidate should have a Ph.D. degree in one of the following disciplines: Physical Optics, Applied Optics/Applied Physics; Optical Engineering and instrumentation, Biomedical Engineering or equivalent qualifications.


Demonstrated excellence in one or more of the following areas is required: super-resolution microscopy (STED, PALM, STORM, etc), nonlinear optics and microscopy (SRS/CARS, SHG, THG, etc.); Fourier optics, fiber-optics and imaging; SERS, near-field optics and surface plasmon; tip-enhanced Raman technique, ultrafast laser technique; laser spectroscopy; optoelectronics. Animal models, tissue and cells manipulation and imaging


Hands-on experience in ultrafast lasers and pulse shaping/spectral focusing are a must.


Proficiency in programming using C++, Matlab, Labview/GUI is advantageous.


Creativity and independence are highly desirable.


Interested candidates are invited to send in detailed CV together with four references listed via email to:

Prof. Zhiwei Huang 
Optical Bioimaging Lab
Department of Biomedical Engineering
College of Design and Engineering 
National University of Singapore
Phone: (65) 6516-8856 
Fax: (65) 6872-3069

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More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: College of Design and Engineering

Department : Biomedical Engineering

Employee Referral Eligible: No

Job requisition ID : 12215