Welcome to the International Forum of Young Scientists (Scholars) of the State Key Laboratory of Precision Spectroscopy
NO.1 论坛简介 Forum Introduction
To further promote academic exchanges and in-depth collaboration between outstanding young scholars in the field of precision spectroscopy science and technology, State Key Laboratory of Precision Spectroscopy (SKLPS), East China Normal University (ECNU), is scheduled to host the Precision Spectroscopy：Fundamentals and Applications International Forum for Young Scientists (Scholars) during March 17-18, 2023.
We hereby invite global young scholars to attend the forum on the beautiful campus of ECNU. There, they would meet with each other, make scholarly exchanges, enhance mutual understanding and cooperation, and learn more about SKLPS and ECNU.
This year’s forum consists of several scenarios, including an overall introduction to ECNU and SKLPS, a lab visit, an exchange of ideas, an academic report session, and interviews. As of 2023, the forum has been hosted for a succession of six years, attracting a total of more than 200 outstanding young scholars at home and abroad.
Themes of the Forum
Fundamentaland technology of new photonic chips; Physical research and application of optical clocks; Atomic, molecular and optical physics and precision metrology; Optical sensitivity detection and imaging; Precise control of the optical field in the time-frequency domain; Optical frequency comb and its application; Physics of optical field manipulation; Micro-nano optics and devices.
The forum is scheduled for March 17-18 and further details will be released later. For more information, please follow our Wechat account (lps-shanghai). The forum is to be hosted both online and offline, and offline participation is particularly encouraged. Those who are selected to deliver a report at the forum will be appropriately paid by SKLPS. SKLPS will also pay for the domestic or international travel expenses of exceedingly outstanding scholars or scholars with the intention of joining the laboratory at the later stage.
Conditions for application
Young scientists (scholars) should generally be below 40 years of age, with a PhD degree earned from Chinese or foreign institutions of higher learning or research institutes. They should engage in research related to SKLPS key research areas and should have made outstanding academic achievements in the frontier research areas of their disciplines.
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NO.2 实验室简介 SKLPS introduction
精密光谱科学与技术国家重点实验室，依托华东师范大学，于2007年1月科技部批准筹建。拥有独立光学大楼，面积约25000平方米，包括环境一流和科研装备一流的光学超净实验室、装备精良的电子实验室、精加工实验室、微纳加工实验室、材料制备实验室、芯片测试诊断实验室等。实验室现有教职工120余名，包括为科学研究配备专职化的工程技术和运行管理团队，在读研究生350余名，其中双聘院士2名、杰青等国家级优秀人才20余名、省部级优秀人才50余名，团队获国家自然科学基金委创新群体。精密光谱科学与技术国家重点实验室为国家创新引智111基地，光学学科为国家重点学科。相关成果三次获诺贝尔获奖演讲引用，获多项国家自然科学二等奖、上海市自然科学一等奖。在研国家重点研发计划项目、基金委创新群体项目、国家重大仪器研制项目、基金委重点项目、上海市市级重大专项等一百余项。在Science及其子刊、Nature及其子刊、Phys. Rev. Lett.等国际一流期刊发表论文数百篇。
Based in ECNU, SKLPS, now situated independently in the Optics Building, was approved for establishment by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of China in January 2007. Covering an area of 25,000 square meters, it boasts clean rooms with a first-rate environment and scientific research equipment, well-equipped electronics labs, normal machining labs, micro-nano processing labs, material preparation labs, and chip testing and diagnosis labs.
SKLPS currently has more than 120 faculties and staff, including the full-time technical and administration teams that provide service to scientific research, and more than 400 postgraduate students. Among the faculty are 2 double-employed academicians, more than 20 national-level outstanding talents including winners of the Outstanding Young Scholar program, and more than 50 excellent talents at the ministerial and provincial levels. Their research teams have be granted the title of the innovation group by National Natural Science Foundation of China.
SKLPS serves as the base for Project 111, or the National Innovation and Talent Recruitment Base, and its discipline of optics is the national key discipline. Some of the academic achievements of SKLPS were cited three times by Nobel Prize winners. SKLPS Researchers have won many national awards, including second prize of the National Award for Natural Sciences and first prize of the Shanghai Award for Natural Sciences. They have spearheaded more than 100 major or key research projects at the national and municipal levels and have published several hundred academic papers in prestigious international journals, such as Science and Nature and their series and Physical Review Letters.
Professor Ma Longsheng was invited to attend 2005 Nobel Prize Award Ceremony
SKLPS focuses on the following research areas: precise control of the optical field in the time-frequency domain, new photonic chip R&D and manufacturing, atomic and molecular precision spectroscopy and precise metrology, integration of micro-nano devices, ultra-sensitive precision spectroscopy and sensing, and manipulation of the ultrafast dynamics in the physical system. Closely following the frontiers of the optics discipline, the laboratory integrates national strategies and the demand for national economic development. It continues to challenge the limits of existing precision of such basic physical quantity as time, space, and frequency, explore new mechanisms, principles, methods, and technology, and establish new devices and equipment. Its research boasts distinctive advantages in optical spectroscopy with high resolution, high precision, and high sensitivity.
The laboratory focuses on constructing a large number of optics research platforms with internationally advanced indexes, featuring precision spectroscopy, precision measurement control, and precision design and manufacturing. These platforms include:
•Research platform for precise control of the optical field in the time-frequency domain
•Research platform for precise metrology and manipulation with ultra-cold quantum system
•Platform for the research and development of generic technology and key process of high-precision photonic chips
•Platform for development of ultrafast laser, ultra-fine processing equipment of semiconductor wafers
•Platform for chip atom sensing research
•Research platform for molecule cooling and precision spectroscopy
•Platform for light clock physics research
•Platform for precise measurement and manipulation of ultrafast physical properties
•Platform for research in all-band, high-power frequency comb spectroscopy
•Platform for non-vibrating, low-temperature optical cooling technology
•Platform for demonstration of high-sensitivity, super-resolution sensing and imaging
•Research platform for laser measuring of satellite-earth distance and time-frequency transmission
•Platform for high-resolution precision spectroscopy analysis and measurement
•Platform for ultrafast laser and ultrafast imaging research
•Research platform for ultrafast laser and extreme manufacturing
•Research platform for high quality quantum light sources and their applications
NO.3 学校简介 Introduction of ECNU
Founded in Shanghai on October 16, 1951 on the basis of Daxia University (1924-1951), Guanghua University (1925-1951), and some departments of St. John’s University (1879-1952), East China Normal University (ECNU) is a comprehensive research-based university jointly constructed by the Ministry of China and the People’s Government of Shanghai. It was sponsored by the national top university construction programs “Project 211” (1996) and “Project 985” (2006). In 2017, ECNU was chosen as one of the 36 Class A universities on the list of Double First Class University Plan released by the central government of China. With two main campuses in Minhang and Putuo districts, it is reputed to be “one of the most beautiful campuses” in China.
ECNU is home to 19 members from the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Engineering and more than 300 national-level experts. It boasts three national double first-class disciplines, two national first-level key disciplines, five national second-level key disciplines, five national key disciplines under cultivation, 12 Class-A disciplines according the fourth round of discipline evaluation conducted by the Ministry of Education, six peak disciplines of Shanghai, 12 municipal key disciplines, and 17 municipal first-class disciplines.
The university also boaststwo State Key Labs, one National Engineering Research Center, one National Field Observation and Research Station, one national-level International Joint Research Center, 33 ministerial and municipal research institutes, six Key Research Bases for Humanities and Social Sciences, one Laboratory of Philosophy and Social Sciences of the Ministry of Education (under cultivation), one national research base for textbook construction, six country and area study centers of the Ministry of Education, two national experimental bases for smart society administration, one national base for the inheritance and communication of excellent traditional Chinese culture, one research base for aging of the Chinese Association for Aging, one national think tank of National Press and Publication Administration (under cultivation), 28 research organs at the level of Shanghai Municipality and other provinces and ministries, 10 bases (2.0) for top student cultivation in basic disciplines, two national demonstrative centers for experimental teaching, one national virtual simulation experiment teaching center, and nine demonstrative centers for experimental teaching at the municipal level.
To improve its international competitive edge, ECNU has formulated a series of policies to attract and cultivate top talents. It is working steadily towards the goal of transforming itself into a world-class university by the mid-21st century.
NO.4 招聘岗位 Job Recruitment
SKLPS offers job opportunities to relevant researchers on a long-term basis. Successful applicants on all SKLPS posts shall enjoy due treatment offered by ECNU, Shanghai, and the country. They are also eligible to the international first-rate research platforms and environment SKLPS provides, special fund supports, research team construction support, and first-rate talent support programs and research projects at the national, ministerial, and provincial levels.
应在海内外大学或研究机构获得博士学位或从事过博士后研究。申请者应已入选国家级青年人才计划项目或达到同等水平。工作目标是经过六年左右的培育，上岗者应入选“长江学者特聘教授”、“国家万人计划领军人才”、“国家杰出青年基金”等国家高水平人才计划或达到同等水平或进入我校特聘教授序列。 申请者年龄原则上不超过 40 周岁。
应在海内外大学或研究机构获得博士学位或从事过博士后研究。已取得同行公认的高水平研究成果，有突出的发展潜质。工作目标是经过六年左右时间的培育，上岗者应入选国家级青年人才计划项目或达到同等水平，或晋升为正高级专业技术职务。申请者年龄原则上不超过 35 周岁。
学术水平高，具备海内外大学或研究机构的博士学位（应聘者原则上还应具有连续12个月及以上的博士后经历），有较好的学术积累和发展潜力，在本研究领域已取得同行公认的高水平研究成果，能胜任实验室相关领域科研任务。申请者若未有连续两年及以上的教学科研（正式教职）工作经历，仅能申请准聘副高岗位。应聘正高年龄原则上不超过 45周岁，应聘副高年龄一般不超过 35 周岁。
1. Full-time teachers
(1) Academic leaders
Applicants should have profound academic attainments in their respective field of study and should have obtained outstanding achievements recognized by the domestic and international academic communities.
(2) Zijiang outstanding young scholars
Applicants should have obtained a PhD degree from or have engaged in post-doctoral research in Chinese and foreign universities or research institutions. They should have been selected into national-level programs for young talents or have reached the same level of excellence. Successful applicants, after about six years of cultivation, should be able to be selected into national high-level talents programs including the “Changjiang Distinguished Professor Program”, “Leading Expert of National ‘Ten Thousands Talent Program’”, and “National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars”, or should have reached the same level of excellent, or should be employed as the chair professor of ECNU. The applicants should, in principle, be less than 40 years of age.
(3) Zijiang young scholars
Applicants should have obtained a PhD degree from or have engaged in post-doctoral research in Chinese and foreign universities or research institutions. They should have obtained high-level research results recognized by the academic community and should possess outstanding potential for development. Successful applicants, after about six years of cultivation, should be able to be selected into national programs for young talents, or should reach the same level of excellence, or should be promoted into professorship. The applicants, in principle, should be less than 35 years of age.
(4) Full professors or associate professors
Applicants should have obtained a PhD degree from Chinese and foreign universities or research institutions and should have, in principle, engaged in post-doctoral research for 12 months in succession or longer. They should have relatively good academic accumulation and potential for development, have obtained high-level research results recognized by the academic community, and be competent in their research tasks in the relevant areas of study. In case the applicants do not have two years of teaching or research experience (full-time teaching experience) in succession, they can only apply for posts of associate professorship. Applicants who apply for professorship and associate professorship should not exceed 45 and 35 years of age, respectively.
2. Full-time researchers and post-doctors
Full-time research posts refer to the professional technical posts set up by the university other than the university-approved teaching posts. These posts are contract-based, employing applicants who engage solely in scientific research, technological development, and management of large equipment. Applicants for such posts can be employed at any time and start to work rapidly. Their annual income, which consists of the basic salary and performance bonuses from research projects and the laboratory, averages at 200-500 thousand yuan.
Full-time researchers consist of three types: full-time research fellows, full-time associate research fellows, and full-time assistant research fellows. Applicants in the first two types must have a PhD degree and should, in principle, satisfy the requirement of ECNU for research fellows and associate research fellows, respectively, in terms of their scientific research ability and academic achievements.
Full-time researchers can be employed at any time and can start to work so long as they meet the required conditions. During the time of employment, they can apply, at any time, for talent programs and research projects at the national, municipal, and university levels. As soon as they meet the required conditions, they can also apply, at any time, for the university’s talent programs including Zijiang Outstanding Young Scholars and Zijiang Young Scholars, and for other Chinese and foreign posts for employment.
Applicants for post-doctoral research must have a PhD degree obtained no more than three years before their post-doctoral application. They should be less than 35 years of age and their area of study should fall into the requirements set up by the relevant research teams. For more information, please refer to the lab website http://www.lps.ecnu.edu.cn, contact the project leaders, or consult the HR of SKLPS. Their annual income averages at 200-500 yuan.
Researchers at home and abroad are welcome to join us. All successful applicants for the above posts, during their time of employment, shall enjoy the relevant treatment offered by ECNU, Shanghai, and the country. They shall also enjoy supporting benefits from SKLPS, including research start-up funds, scientific research conditions, treatment, and other supports. They could learn more about the details of the remuneration package at the time of interview.
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