Opportunities & Contact

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) under “National Supercomputing Mission (NSM): R&D HPC (Applications), Gov. of India funded project at SRM IST KTR

Title of the Research Project: Engineering multifunctionality at oxide interface by first-principles calculations and machine learning

Duration of the Project: 2 years

Discipline: Physics/Materials Science/Computer Science

Number of posts: ONE (Junior Research Fellow)

Eligibility for JRF: First class post-graduation degree in basic science (Physics/Applied Physics/Materials Science) or in engineering (Materials Engineering/Nanotechnology) or equivalent Degree. Candidates with valid CSIR/NET/GATE score will be preferred. Candidates having prior knowledge of machine learning and experience in DFT based calculations will be preferred.

Fellowship for JRF: NET/GATE Candidates– Rs. 31,000 + HRA p.m. Non NET/GATE Candidates – Rs. 25,000 + HRA p.m.

Application Last Date: July 5 , 2021

Tentative Date for interview (online mode): July 8-10, 2021

Registration for Ph.D.: Selected candidate should register for full time Ph.D. program at SRM IST KTR

Interested candidates should send via email (only) their detailed CV along with a Cover Letter to the Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator: Dr. Saurabh Ghosh, Assistant Professor (Research), Department of Physics and Nanotechnology, SRM IST KTR.

Email: saurabhs@srmist.edu.in


  • Motivated B.Tech/ M.Tech/M.Sc Students for projects, 6 months - 1 year: two open positions from January 2022 (2)

  • University funded J.R.F positions: NO open position (0)

  • NET qualified candidates for J. R. F may contact anytime.

  • Interested candidates can directly contact for Postdoc positions. NPDF proposals can be submitted.

  • Selected candidates will get the opportunity to work within national and international collaborations (in USA, Sweden, Italy, anad Japan). All the necessary computational facilities will be provided.


Dr. Saurabh Ghosh

Assistant Professor (Research)

Department of Physics and Nanotechnology & SRM Research Institute

#721, 7th Floor, Raman Research Park,

SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur - 603 203, Tamil Nadu, India

Email: saurabhs@srmist.edu.in