About the SnT
The Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) invites applications from highly motivated PhD candidates in the area of quantum information theory and quantum communications within its SIGCOM research group.
SnT carries out interdisciplinary research in secure, reliable and trustworthy information and communications technology (ICT) systems and services, often in collaboration with industrial, governmental or international partners.
SnT is home to students, researchers and faculty members from around the world. For further information, you may refer to
The SIGCOM research group, headed by Prof. Symeon Chatzinotas, carries out research activities in the telecommunication and networking systems, including non-terrestrial networks and quantum communication infrastructure, and is currently expanding its research activities in exploring several emerging topics of next-generation communications systems.
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We are looking for people driven by excellence, excited about innovation, and looking to make a difference. If this sounds like you, you have come to the right place!
The successful candidates will work with an academic supervisor from the University of Luxembourg in the theoretical aspects of quantum communication and quantum information theory, and will join a strong and collaborative research team lead by Prof.
Symeon Chatzinotas. In particular, the position holder will be required to perform the following tasks :
For further information, please contact : Dr. Hayder Al-Hraishawi ( )
Qualification : The candidate should possess an
The candidate must have a strong mathematical background evidenced by grades and / or prior publications. Additionally, the candidate should have some knowledge and experience in some of the following topics :
Programming skills : Python, MATLAB, or C++.
Language Skills : Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English are required.
Here’s what awaits you at SnT
But wait, there’s more!
Students can take advantage of several opportunities for growth and career development, from free language classes to career resources and extracurricular activities.
The yearly gross salary for every PhD at the UL is EUR 37.101,36 (full time)
Applications should be submitted online and include :
Include the title and short summary of your final (Bachelor / Master) Thesis if you did oneList of publications (if any)Name, affiliation and contact details of three referees
All qualified individuals are encouraged