Join our team

at the Max-Planck Institute of Quantum Optics

(Garching near Munich, Germany)


May 2021: We currently have several openings for doctoral students and post-docs to join our group and to work on exciting projects involving optical frequency combs.

The funding is already available and the positions will remain open until they are filled.


Doctoral positions ( pdf announcement 4 pages)
The topics of the available projects are:
- Precision spectroscopy of small molecules for tests of fundamental physics
- Digital holography
- Quantum-enhanced interferometry with frequency combs
- Frequency comb spectroscopy on a chip

Post-doctoral positions (pdf announcement)


Do you love science and research?
Are you highly motivated and willing to work hard?
Are you resourceful and inventive?
Are you skilled with your mind and your hands?

If you answer “yes”, please inquire about research opportunities in our small international group.

We are always considering applications
from motivated master students, doctoral students and post-doctoral scientists.
Please contact Nathalie Picqué per email: nathalie.picque _at_ (replace _at_ by @ ).

More than 70% of our former doctoral students and postdocs are now Professors at Universities around the world