A 2-year postdoc and a fully funded 4-year PhD-student position are available in the „Young Independent Researcher Group“ lead by Dr. Yelena Guryanova, Dr. Ämin Baumeler, and Dr. Costantino Budroni. This group is inter-institutional; it is affiliated with the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, as well as with the Department of Physics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

Application deadline: 
Sunday, March 3, 2019
Monday, June 3, 2019
Submission deadline: 
Friday, February 8, 2019
Registration deadline: 
Friday, April 26, 2019

Website: https://tqcconference.org

This is the fourteenth in a series of conferences that aims to bring together the leading researchers in the areas of quantum computation, quantum communication and quantum cryptography. TQC covers all theoretical aspects of quantum information.

Funded PhD project: Worldwide (International, UK and EU)
Value: Funding covers the cost of tuition fees as well as a maintenance grant of £12,000 per annum. Funding duration is 3 years. The successful candidate is also encouraged to take part in up to 250 hours per annum of teaching assistant activities, for which up to an additional £3,000 can be earned.
Number of awards: 1
Deadline: 22/02/2019

Application deadline: 
Friday, February 22, 2019

Supervised by Dr Earl Campbell (Department of Physics, Sheffield University, see https://earltcampbell.com/)
Co-supervised by Prof. Simon Benjamin (Oxford Materials, see QTechTheory.org)

Circuit compilers for near-term quantum computers

Application deadline: 
Friday, March 1, 2019
Monday, March 4, 2019
Submission deadline: 
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Registration deadline: 
Monday, February 18, 2019

Website: https://www.colopt.eu/winterschool-2019/
Early Bird Registration: Extended to 10th February 2019
This winter school is a residential school for young researchers
(predoctoral, to early post doctoral) working in the areas of cold
atoms, out-of-equilibrium quantum physics and quantum technologies,
organized by the European Training Network ColOpt. The venue is in
Herrsching am Ammersee near Munich in the scenic alpine foreland.