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RAP opportunity at National Institute of Standards and Technology     NIST

Spectroscopy, Dynamics, and Kinetics of Molecules


Physical Measurement Laboratory, Quantum Physics Division

opportunity location
50.68.92.B1813 Boulder, CO

NIST only participates in the February and August reviews.


name email phone
David John Nesbitt 303.492.8857


Research focuses on high-resolution infrared spectroscopy of jet-cooled radicals, clusters, and molecular ions; crossed molecular beam studies of state-to-state reaction dynamics; radical kinetics relevant to atmospheric combustion and interstellar chemistry; photofragmentation dynamics and velocity map imaging; quantum-state-resolved scattering dynamics at gas-liquid and gas-molten metal interfaces; time-resolved single-molecule microscopy; pump-probe scanning photoionization microscopy; plasmonic interactions; single-molecule RNA folding kinetics; and semiconductor quantum-dot nanophysics.


key words
Atmospheric chemistry; Biophysics; Gas phase and gases; Gas-solid interfaces and interactions; Hydrogen bonds; Infrared spectra; Laser spectra; Microscopy; Molecular beams; Molecular collisions; Molecular spectra;


Citizenship:  Open to U.S. citizens
Level:  Open to Postdoctoral applicants


Base Stipend Travel Allotment Supplementation
$82,764.00 $3,000.00
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