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Job description

The research deals with synthesis, characterization and application of hybrid catalysts, such as molecular metal complexes and metal oxides for (photo)electrochemical water oxidation and hydrogen production.


This researcher position requires PhD degree in chemistry/electrochemistry and catalysis, postdoc research experiences in molecular catalysts, (photo)electrochemical water oxidation and hydrogen production. Research experiences in synthesis, characterization and application of hybrid catalysts of molecular metal complexes and metal oxides (MnOx) for water oxidation and mechanisms of O-O bond formation in nature (Photosystem II) and artificial systems are of particular importance.

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Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment According to agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number C-2019-0811
  • Licheng Sun Professor;, +46 8 7908127, lichengs@kth.se
Published 15.Apr.2019
Last application date 25.Apr.2019 11:59 PM CET

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