Postdoctoral position “Estimation and control of open quantum systems”

Estimation and control of open quantum systems

Date limite de candidature : 01/11/2021
Date de début : 01/01/2022
Date de fin : 31/12/2022

Pôle : Automatique et systèmes
Type de poste : Post-Doc ou ATER
Contact : AMINI Nina (

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Postdoctoral position on “estimation and control of open
quantum systems”



As part of Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) project “Q-COAST (”, a postdoc position based in Paris region, will be opened in fall 2021/winter
2022. The successful candidate will work under the joint supervision of Nina Amini (CNRS, UniversitéParis-Saclay), John Gough (Professor, Aberystwyth University), and Madalin Guta (Professor,University of Nottingham).

We seek a motivated, skilled and highly independent researcher to complement our team, who will actively contribute to the research activities at the overlap of the broad areas of mathematical
physics, quantum statistical mechanics, quantum estimation, filtering and feedback, open quantum systems, quantum control and information. Strong track record in at least one of the areas or their overlap is required.

The candidate should hold a PhD degree in a relevant subject area or a closely related discipline or be near to completion of a PhD.

The call will be open until the position is filled, and the position is open to all nationalities.

Application package should include:
 A detailed CV
 List of publications and a summary of the main results
 At least two recommendation letters sent directly by the references

Inquiries and applications should be sent to Nina H. Amini (

The initial one-year appointment will be based at L2S, CentraleSupélec, Université Paris-Saclay and couple of long visits at Aberystwyth University (to work with John Gough) and University of Nottingham (to work with Madalin Guta) are envisaged.

The contract can be extended.