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University of Rochester Assistant Scientist in Computational Hydrodynamics - 226435 in Rochester, New York

Assistant Scientist in Computational Hydrodynamics Job ID 226435


Laser Lab & COI

Full/Part Time Full-Time

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 LLE-Laboratory for Laser Energ


Applications are invited for an assistant scientist position in code development focusing on computational hydrodynamics with application to inertial fusion and high energy density physics. The candidate will work on code development of the Integrated Modeling Group’s radiation hydrodynamics simulation codes. Of particular interest is an applicant who can adapt codes to new GPU architectures, preferably using platform-independent tools. We welcome applications from candidates with experience in computational physics. Preference is given to candidates with a strong background in code development and experience in radiation hydrodynamics or astrophysics. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The start date is September 2021. The position is for three years subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance. Salary and benefits are competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. More details can be found by contacting Dr. Tim Collins at ADDITION TO APPLYING ONLINE, applicants should email a single PDF file to containing (i) a brief letter (max 2 pages) describing the candidate's academic background and interests (ii) CV, and (iii) contact information of three references.

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All applicants must apply online.

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