JRF at IISER Bhopal Under MHRD Funded Project

Applications are invited for JRF Under MHRD Funded Project at IISER Bhopal. The last date of application is 6 June 2022.

Position Details

Applications are invited from Indian nationals for a post of “Junior Research Fellow” in the MHRD-STARS sponsored project “Diamond Quantum Sensors for Nanomagnetometry of Magnetic 2D Materials”.

Project Description

The project involves development of a next generation magnetic microscope that exploits atom-like defects in diamond as quantum sensors to achieve very high sensitivities and nanoscale resolution required for probing magnetism in few-layer 2D materials on the nanoscale.


3 months


  • M. Sc. in Physics, M.Tech/B.Tech in ECE/EE/CS/Physics or related disciplines with good academic record (first class/division or minimum CPI of 7.0/10.0).
  • Candidates having experience with 2D Materials, Quantum Information, High Pressure Research, CMOS-integrated Quantum Sensing and LabVIEW Programming will be preferred.
  • Candidate must have qualified a National Eligibility Test (UGC, CSIR, LS, GATE, etc.) with a valid rank/score at the time of applying for this post.


Rs. 31,000 p.m. + HRA (16%).


Applications containing cover letter, a detailed CV, name and address of 2 referees as well as a brief writeup on any research work experience should be sent by email ONLY to phani@iiserb.ac.in on or before 6th June, 2022. Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview. For more details and context, see the homepage of Dr. Phani Kumar.


The selection will commence on 6th June 2022, but the call will remain open until suitable candidates are found.

Notification of JRF Under MHRD Funded Project at IISER Bhopal.