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  • PhD position on Wendelstein 7-X or ASDEX Upgrade within HEPP
Graduating at DIFFER
Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
Submitted by Jens Peter Fra… on 24 April 2019

The International Helmholtz Graduate School for Plasma Physics (HEPP) is a graduate school for doctoral candidates at the Max-Planck-Institute for Plasma Physics (IPP) in Garching and Greifswald, and its partner universities, the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the University of Greifswald.

Since HEPP is a continuous program, we are constantly looking for outstanding PhD candidates in all fields of experimental, numerical and theoretical plasma physics, fusion science and plasma technology.  Besides a number of smaller scale experiments, IPP offers the opportunity to conduct a PhD project on the tokamak ASDEX Upgrade and the superconducting stellarator Wendelstein 7-X.

We offer you excellent working conditions, a structured training program and a three-year work contract according to German public service rate TVÖD 13. For further information about HEPP and the application process please refer to

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Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics, Germany