Bursary for: NMISA Postgraduates (PhD) Bursaries


31st January 2019

The Physical Metrology Division has a vacancy for a PhD student, assisting in the development of the optical subsystems of a Kibble Watt balance and investigating the use of structured light and quantum optics in metrology.

For Studies In

·         PhD Physics

·         PhD Electronics

·         PhD Electrical Engineering


Post Graduate

How To Apply

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Other Information

Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience:

1)      Masters in Physics or Electrical/Electronic Engineering

2)      South African citizen

3)      Any of the following would be an advantage:

·         Background in the theoretical aspects of optics and photonics o Experience in optical experimental work

·         Experience in metrology

·         Publications in peer review international technical journals o General programming capability (e.g. Labview and/or Matlab)

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