We are always looking for excellent and highly motivated people at all levels to join our group. Please contact Nelson directly at if you are interested or have any questions.

Graduate students

We have several positions available for incoming graduate students or students that are already in the Physics or Applied Physics graduate program at Caltech.

More information for the admission to the Physics graduate program at Caltech can be found here.

Postdoctoral researchers

We have one postdoc position available. Besides funding through the group, there are also several postdoctoral fellowships at Caltech (application deadlines typically in November):

For postdoctoral researchers who have completed their Ph. D. in Germany, another attractive opportunity is the Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship (Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation).

Undergraduate and international students

Once our group is fully up and running at Caltech, we will have several opportunities for undergraduate students and international students to join our group. Please check back later for more information.