The Physics Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) announces the competition for the 2024 Owen Chamberlain Fellowships in Experimental Particle Physics and Cosmology. The Fellowship is named after Berkeley Nobel Laureate Owen Chamberlain, who, together with Emilio Segrè, Clyde Wiegand, and Thomas Ypsilantis, discovered the anti-proton at the Berkeley Bevatron in 1955.

The Physics Division has a long tradition of advanced instrument and detector development, computational …

The Physics Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) has an opening for a Cosmic Microwave Background Divisional Fellow who will make substantial contributions to the design, construction, operations and scientific analyses of the CMB-S4 project; collaborate with the scientific staff within the Division, the Laboratory and the international community; and supervise postdoctoral fellows and students. The Divisional Fellow position is an approximate equivalent to a tenure track junior …

Postdoctoral Scholar

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The Physics Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has an opening for a Postdoctoral Scholar to work on the project titled "Phonon Control for Next-Generation Superconducting Systems and Sensors" under the guidance of the group leader. Their focus will be on the development of two main applications using ultrahigh-frequency phononics tools.

The first application aims to use phonon traps to enhance the performance of superconducting qubits in quantum processors. …

The Physics Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has openings for Cosmology Postdoctoral Scholars (Multiple Openings) to carry out independent research that advances the field of cosmology in the Physics Division.

Cosmology Postdoctoral Scholars pursue research projects that advance the experimental program in the Physics Division at Berkeley Lab, which includes the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI), Rubin Observatory LSST DESC, Type Ia Supernovae, Simons Observatory, …