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Job Details Saudi Arabia

Postdoc Position: Development of Silicon Heterojunction Cells for Perovskite/Silicon Tandem Solar Cells

Architecture and Engineering

Energy Engineer/Wind/Solar



Thuwal, Egypt

Responsibilities Development and optimization of silicon heterojunction solar cells at different levels. Developing bottom cells at different scales (from 1 by 1 cm2 to 6 by 6 inch2) utilizing the PECVD-PVD cluster. Performing device characterization, and modeling aimed at champion PCEs. Manage project tasks towards successful completion. Dissemination of the research outputs in project meetings, peer-reviewed journals, and international conferences. Writing regular reports for the project outputs Bonus Points KAUST benefits for postdoctoral fellowsKAUST offers a highly competitive salary. Benefits include housing, medical, dental insurance, K-12 education for dependent children (subject to availability), relocation allowance and repatriation allowance. The candidates will enjoy the multicultural experience of KAUST in an international group with state-of-the-art facilities for the fabrication of solar cells and material characterization. Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in fields related to electrical engineering, materials science, physics, and applied physics, with a thorough understanding of semiconductor devices. Desirable backgrounds/skills include; i) silicon or perovskite solar cell device fabrication and characterization; ii) semiconductor processing; iii) optoelectronic engineering. Applicants should have a strong publication record, good spoken and written communication skills. Cover letter briefly describing your previous experience and future research interests/plans, Curriculum vitae and Contact information of three references Application Deadline: open until fulfilled Position Duration: 1 year (+1 year prolongation is possible)