Research Scientist / Senior Research Scientist / Technical Scientist / Senior Technical Scientist, Accelerator Group
Research Field and Overview
The accelerator group, consisting of seven teams, is pursuing various upgrade programs for the world-leading heavy-ion accelerator facility, RI-Beam Factory (RIBF), to enhance the accelerator performance and operation efficiency. We are also promoting developments of the RIBF for applications to a variety of research fields.
RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science (RNC):
Research Scientist or Senior Research Scientist or Technical Scientist or Senior Technical Scientist: 1 position;
The position at the time of hiring will be determined through the selection process.
The successful candidate is to belong to the Beam Dynamics and Diagnostics Team. The candidate will be involved in the upgrading, operation and maintenance of the beam diagnostic devices and their electrical systems to increase the intensity and stability of the RIBF accelerators. The candidate will also carry out research and development of the beam diagnostic devices that will be used in the “Charge Stripper Ring”. Through these R&D activities, the candidate is expected to play a central role in the future plan of RIBF.
In addition, the successful candidate is expected to contribute to the management of the team. Senior Research Scientist or Senior Technical Scientist is also expected to assist the team leader.
Beam Dynamics and Diagnostics Team: https://www.riken.jp/en/research/labs/rnc/accel/beam_dyn_diagn/index.html
Charge Stripper Ring: https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-0221/15/12/P12036
Doctoral degree (or equivalent research ability and background) in the relevant research field.
Experiences on the particle accelerators are not necessarily required.
Start of employment
RIKEN expects that the successful applicant will be able to take up this position at the earliest opportunity after July 1, 2024.
For applicant registration: Noon, December 8, 2023 (Japan time)
For revising or uploading application documents and letters of recommendation: Noon, December 15, 2023 (Japan time)
Please refer the following link for details: