Lunds universitet, MAX IV, Imaging

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 40 000 students and 7 400 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

MAX IV is a national large-scale research laboratory providing scientists from Sweden and the rest of the world with instruments for research in areas such as materials science, structural biology, chemistry and nanotechnology. Fully developed it will receive more than 2 000 scientists annually. 200 people are currently employed at the MAX IV Laboratory.


The tasks include:
- Add a module to PyMCA for alignment of images and their subtraction
- Analyse the first NanoMAX data with the existing tools and those developed in this project
- A systematic study of data collection stability in the context of the final analysis.


The successful candidate has the following qualifications:
- Good programming skills in Python
- Good knowledge of physics (condensed matter, optics or similar)
- Willingness to work with real data from scanning nanoprobe instruments: NanoMAX and soft X-ray instruments around the world
- A special merit is knowledge about X-ray methods in particular synchrotron based
- Student involved in master or bachelor study program in physics or related fields.

The summer work will cover a period of 6 weeks.

Type of employment Visstidsanställning kortare än 3 månader
Contract type Full time
Employment expires
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100 %
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2018/931
  • Rajmund Mokso, 0725-517497
Union representative
  • OFR/S:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62,
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds , 046-222 93 64,
Published 10.Apr.2018
Last application date 30.Apr.2018 11:59 PM CET

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