Doctoral Thesis: Quantum Technology (f/m/div) at Infineon Technologies


Job description
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A doctoral student is a research enthusiast,
› …whose interests are scientific research combined with the passion for Infineon’s innovative products and applications.
› …who enjoys working in an industrial environment in combination with an Infineon partner university.
› …who appreciates open communication and the contribution of an international environment.
› …and is thus an excellent candidate for a further academic or industrial career after completion of their thesis.
As the ideal candidate you:
  • Are eligible for full-time PhD studies;
  • Have a university’s master degree in electrical engineering, physics or equivalent;
  • Possess an interest and first experience in quantum technologies;
  • Have the willingness to coordinate industry and university partners;
  • Bring a background in semiconductor industry as a plus;
  • Show flexibility to travel between the company sites and universities;
  • Are fluent in English and German.

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The tasks within the thesis will consist of:
  • The theory of quantum devices (TWPA, transmon, flux qubit);
  • Working on the layout of test structures for quantum devices;
  • Realization, characterization and simulation (microwave regime) of TWPA;
  • The integration into the manufacturing landscape (concepts, materials, processes);
  • The further characterization at sub-Kelvin temperatures in cooperation with our partner institutes;
  • The assessment of the industrial scalability of superconducting quantum devices.
Part of your life. Part of tomorrow.
We make life easier, safer and greener – with technology that achieves more, consumes less and is accessible to everyone. Microelectronics from Infineon is the key to a better future. Efficient use of energy, environmentally-friendly mobility and security in a connected world – we solve some of the most critical challenges that our society faces while taking a conscientious approach to the use of natural resources.
– Automotive (ATV) shapes the future of mobility with micro-electronics enabling clean, safe and smart cars –

Semiconductors are essential to realize key trends like eMobility, automated driving and secure, connected cars. Infineon ATV is the #1 semiconductor partner in the fast-changing automotive world, based on our system knowledge coupled with our passion for innovation and quality. We are a key driver in the ever-advancing pace of digitalization in the automotive industry.
  • The term gender in the sense of the General Equal Treatment Act (GETA) or other national legislation refers to the biological assignment to a gender group. At Infineon we are proud to embrace (gender) diversity, including female, male and diverse.


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