Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Precise Frequency Laser Sources

The Institute of Photonics and Electronics v. v. i.* invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in the field of precise frequency laser sources within the Fibre Lasers and Nonlinear Optics team.


Job description

The selected candidate will participate in research of precision transfer of frequency using the frequency combs, phase locking, light-atom interactions in hollow core fibres, fibre phase noise cancellation techniques and applications of ultrastable laser sources.



  • PhD degree (equivalent) in the field of fibre lasers.
  • Experience with ultrastable laser sources and frequency combs.
  • Good command of written and spoken English.

We offer

  • Work in an international and inclusive research team and institution.
  • Participation in multidisciplinary research projects with outstanding research infrastructure that includes hollow core fibre drawing facility, Cs-clock frequency standard, frequency comb, ultrastable sub-Hertz linewidth laser.
  • Interesting and challenging work with possibility of professional development.
  • Full-time employment with five weeks of vacation and other benefits.

Terms of employment

Full-time employment contract for one year with the possibility of an extension. 


Application procedure 

To apply, please respond to Mrs. Simona Motlová (email with the following documents:

  • cover letter,
  • CV,
  • list of publications,
  • letter of reference.

In the subject line of your email, please state that you are applying for a Postdoctoral research fellow position in Precise Frequency Laser Sources.


* The selection procedure is announced in accordance with the Act No. 283/1992 of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, as amended by Act No. 420/2005, and in accordance with the Statutes of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.

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IPE carries out fundamental and applied research in the scientific fields of photonics, optoelectronics and electronics. In these fields, IPE generates new knowledge and develops new technologies.

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