PhD fellowships by ERC-funded project

PhD fellowships offered by ERC Synergy project within the framework of the Graduate Program (EUR) in Light Sciences and Technologies

  • 03/06/2021


Background and interest in experimental physics, optics or engineering, and brain science, exceptional self-motivation, autonomy and creativity and team player


PhD project at the cutting-edge interface of optical method development, super-resolution microscopy and neuroscience, embedded in the elite graduate program EUR Light S&T at the University of Bordeaux

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  • Bancelin et al. Aberration correction in STED microscopy to increase imaging depth in living brain Neurophotonics (in press)
  • Angibaud et al. A simple tissue clearing method for increasing the depth penetration of STED microscopy of fixed brain Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (2020)
  • Inavalli et al. A super-resolution platform for correlative live single-molecule imaging and STED Nature Methods (2019)
  • Tønnesen et Super-Resolution Imaging of the Extracellular Space in Living Brain Tissue. Cell (2018)

How to apply?

Email i) a cover letter explaining your interests and motivation, ii) CV, and iii) a reference letter to: Prof. Dr. U. Valentin Nägerl (