Postdoc Position in Graphene-Based Materials for Supercaps and Batteries

bizkaia:talent - CIC Energigune

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Company description

CIC Energigune is a Cooperative Research Centre founded in 2007 with its headquarters in the Basque Country. Created thanks to the investments of the Basque Government and several leading companies in the energy sector, it aspires to become a true international leader in the field of energy and contribute to the industrial competitiveness of Basque companies.

Main functions

Job function:

  • Synthesis and processing of graphene-based materials for electrochemical energy storage systems.
  • Characterization of materials using physicochemical techniques such as X-ray diffraction (XRD), gas adsorption measurements, electron microscopy, FTIR, and Raman.
  • Electrochemical characterization of supercapacitor and/or batteries by cyclic voltammetry, galvanostatic charge-discharge tests, and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy measurements.
  • Collaborate in writing proposals to secure funding from government and industrial sources.


  • PhD in Chemical or Materials Engineering/Chemistry/Materials Science or a related field is required.
  • A team player who can collaborate with other groups, technical centres, and industries.
  • Good spoken and written communication skills in English.

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