Seeking Research Scientists or Senior Research Scientists or Technical Scientists or Senior Technical Scientists (21W12)(Accelerator Group)

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    RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
    EngineeringElectrical engineering
    EngineeringElectronic engineering
    PhysicsQuantum mechanics
    TechnologyQuantum technology
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    15/10/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
    Japan › Saitama
    See description


Accelerator Group
RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science
(Director: Osamu Kamigaito)

[Research Field and Overview]
The accelerator group, consisting of seven teams, is pursuing various upgrade programs for the world-leading heavy-ion accelerator facility, RI-Beam Factory (RIBF), to enhance the accelerator performance and operation efficiency. We are also promoting developments of the RIBF for applications to a variety of research fields.

[Open Positions]
Open Positions:
Research Scientists or Senior Research Scientists or Technical Scientists or Senior Technical Scientists: 2 positions
(1 person in any of the following job descriptions (1) — (3).and 1 person in any of the following job descriptions (4) — (5))
The position at the time of hiring will be determined through the selection process.

Job description:
Successful candidates will belong to the Beam Dynamics and Diagnostics Team or the Accelerator R&D Team. They will be in charge of the research and development of one of the following devices (1) — (5), and will be involved in its upgrading, operation and maintenance to increase the intensity and stability of the RIBF accelerators. They are also expected to play a central role in the future plan of RIBF.

(1)Large magnet power supply
(2)Electrical systems for beam diagnostics
(3)Cyclotron beam extraction equipment (electrostatic deflection channels)
(4)Large electromagnets used for “Charge Stripper Ring*"
(5)Charge-changing devices using liquid metals and other materials

*For details ,please refer to the above "Job posting URL"

For more information about the job description, please refer to “Contact Information" below.

The team at the time of hiring will be determined through the selection process.
The successful candidate is expected to conduct research and development on topics specified above and to contribute to the management of the team. Senior Research Scientist or Senior Technical Scientist is also expected to assist the team leader.

[Initial work location]
Branch and address:
RIKEN Wako Campus (2-1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351-0198)

[Start of employment]
RIKEN expects that the successful applicant will be able to take up this position at the earliest opportunity after April 1, 2022

Accelerator, Cyclotron, Heavy Ion, Beam, Power Supply, Electronic Circuit, Electrical System, Instrument, Electromagnet, Electromagnetic Field Analysis, Charged Particle, Particle Simulation, Liquid Metal, Lithium Loop, Nuclear Physics, High Energy Physics, Atomic Physics, Nuclear Energy

More Information


For details about"Salary and benefits",please refer to the above"Job posting URL".

Additional comments

・No information can be released regarding application status or evaluation details prior to, during, or after the evaluation process.
・Application documents will not be returned.
・For further details on application or research activities at RIKEN, see the RIKEN website.
・RIKEN is actively undertaking initiatives to promote gender equality and diversity, and moving forward with the establishment of a diverse and vibrant research environment. If multiple candidates are found to have the same aptitude following a fair assessment, active efforts will be made to recruit female candidates.

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Work location(s)
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RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)

EURAXESS offer ID: 685341
Posting organisation offer ID: D121090495


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