volume: full time
restriction: five years
salary: TV-L EG 13
beginning: April 1st 2020  or later

Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology of the TU Ilmenau, the Group of Micro- and Nanoelectronic Systems seeks to fill a position within the project "Memristive Materials for Neuromorphic Electronics - MemWerk" ( , funded by the Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung over 5 years) as

PostDoc position (f/m/d)

If desired, the position also offers the opportunity for further academic qualifications (e.g. habilitation).

Your tasks

  • • Working in the MemWerk project ( ) on development of neuromorphic systems
  • Design and modeling of neuromorphic systems based on principles of signal processing and learning processes in biological systems
  • Implementation and evaluation of the neuromorphic systems in circuits with the devices and materials developed in the MemWerk project as well as derivation of requirements for device characteristics
  • Circuit simulation and characterization, device characterization
  • Supervision of doctoral students and student work in the project
  • Evaluation and presentation of results and their scientific exploitation, e.g. in publications, reports, talks, international conferences
  • Constructive cooperation with the MemWerk team and intensive collaboration with its members.

Your profile

  • Doctorate in physics, electrical engineering / information technology, or similar fields
  • extensive knowledge of design, experimental investigations and modeling of systems with nonlinear Dynamics
  • knowledge of biophysics, biological signal processing and learning processes, modeling of biological Systems
  • experience with systems from coupled oscillators
  • ideally, already experience with neuromorphic systems, sensor circuit simulation, material and device characterization, device fabrication
  • experience in supervising student work and teaching experience
  • motivation and ability for scientific working
  • independent and responsible way of working
  • Ability to communicate and to work in a Team
  • very good knowledge of written and spoken English (knowledge of German is an advantage but not necessary)
You can expect an exciting and interdisciplinary scientific environment with excellent technological equipment and an international and collegial team with inspiring working atmosphere ( and
The university stands in the fields of technology, mathematics and natural sciences, business and media for teaching and research at the highest level. She attaches particular importance to innovative teaching and interdisciplinarity. She identifies with Humboldt's ideals and pursues the vision of a cosmopolitan campus family.

Technische Universität Ilmenau is holder of the „TOTAL E-Quality“ distinction and emphasizes gender equality.

Severely disabled applicants with essentially identical professional suitability will be preferentially selected.

Technische Universität Ilmenau offers flexible working time models.


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