Open positions

Master / Bachelor / Mini-project theses

Various projects are available involving ligand-shell nanocrystals, colloids under confinement, host-guest crystal growth, and actively driven granular matter.

We are an interdisciplinary team in the inspiring atmosphere of the cluster of excellence EAM. Depending on the project, you will learn basics of numerical modeling of molecular and particulate system, molecular dynamics and Monte Carlo simulations, phase diagram calculation, high-performance computing, and gain insight into aspects of data science.

For details about possible projects and more information please send an email to or contact me in an informal manner.

PhD / Postdoc positions

There are currently no advertised positions. Please contact Prof. Michael Engel stating your research interests and describe briefly how they are related to work in our group if you are interested in joining the team.