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Undergraduate Research Assistant on Axion Dark Matter Experiment

General Duties/Description

The nature of dark matter is one of the fundamental mysteries in modern cosmology and particle physics.  The Rybka group is working to develop experiments capable of testing whether dark matter is made of a hypothetical particle called the axion.  Seeking an undergraduate with knowledge of radiofrequency measurements and data analysis to help design and operate experiments.


Interested students are preferred to have previous laboratory experience, familiarity with web interface to experiment controls software, an understanding of data analysis in python, and the ability to work independently.



How to Apply

Send resume and unofficial transcript to Prof. Gray Rybka,, stating your interest
in the position and your likely hourly availability per week from February 1 to June 2, 2023.

Application inquiries may be made with:
Prof. Gray Rybka, or 206-543-2797 Physics department.

Application Deadline: Feb 1, 2023