2 Postdoctoral and 2 PhD Positions for COSI Software Development in Gamma-ray Astrophysics
University of Würzburg and University of Mainz
The Julius Maximilians University Würzburg and the Johannes Gutenberg
University Mainz, both Germany, invite applications for postdoctoral and
PhD positions to work on the software development, data analysis and
instrument simulations for NASA's new MeV gamma-ray satellite mission
COSI, the Compton Spectrometer and Imager, to be launched in 2026.
The positions comprise photon event reconstruction using machine
learning techniques, gamma-ray burst and transient localisation,
instrumental background simulations using GEANT4 and background
modelling, as well as the development of the high-level data analysis
framework for end users including image reconstruction and spectral
The deadline for the applications is the 15TH OF SEPTEMBER 2022.