[MdM call] 1 Postdoctoral position on Complexity

Centro de Astrobiología (CAB, CSIC-INTA) is offering 1 postdoctoral position within the María de Maeztu Excellence Program «Assesing the feasibility of life as a universal phenomenon through planetary exploration».

Ttitle: «Complexity in Astrobiology»


  1. Study of the chemical complexity of the interstellar medium.
  1. Development of a computational environment to simulate the chemical processes taking place in the interstellar medium that lead to the observed chemical complexity.
  1. This development requires the following tasks:
    a) definition of the formalism and use cases,
    b) adaptation of the complexity theory to the astrochemical case,
    c) implementation and testing.
  1. In order to carry out the objectives established in the project, the recruitment of a PhD in Physics, Mathematical Modeling, Computer Engineering or similar, with a desirable background in programming and in complexity and network theory, is required.

Duration: 6 month-contract

Location: CAB Torrejón de Ardoz (Madrid)

More information: Jacobo Aguirre


The deadline for sending applications is July 30th, 2021.

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