Postdoctoral Fellow, Physics and Engineering Physics

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Postdoctoral Fellow, Physics and Engineering Physics

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Feb 18, 2021

Postdoctoral Fellow - Lu Group in the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics

The Lu group in the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics at Tulane University are actively looking for a postdoctoral fellow to conduct research on nano-optics of two-dimensional layered materials, as well as working in the class 1000 cleanroom ( for nano-fabrication. Candidates are expected to have strong background in at least two of the following sub-fields: photoluminescence spectroscopy, Raman scattering, low-temperature measurements and nano-fabrication. Interested applicant please submit a cover letter, full curriculum vitae with publication list and contact information of three references.

The initial appointment is one-year. Renewals are based on mutual agreement. 

About the group

Dr. Xin Lu started her position as an assistant professor at Tulane University from January 2021 ( The Lu group is interested in exploring the light-matter interaction in low-dimensional nanomaterials, which include excitonic properties, spin-valley physics, lattice vibrational modes and exciton-phonon coupling. For more information:



  • Ph.D. in chemistry, physics, materials science or other related fields.
  • Background in experimental condensed matter physics, physical chemistry or optics.
  • Knowledge of LabView and/or Python (Preferred but not required).
  • Experience of clean room experience and/or glove boxes (Preferred but not required).




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Posted: 2/23/2021
Application Due: 5/24/2021
Work Type: Full Time