Engineer/ Physicist in ACTRIS-D project

  • institute:

    Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research - Department Atmospheric Aerosol Research (IMK-AAF)

  • closing date:


  • Kontaktperson:

    Dr. Ottmar Möhler

    Dr. Kristina Höhler

ACTRIS-D LogoThe KIT Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research (IMK-AAF) offers three jobs for expanding and strengthening the team responsible for design-ing and building the new atmospheric simulation chamber AIDAc2 and the service chamber AIDAs. Both activities are funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research through the ACTRIS-D projects targeting the implementation of the KIT National Facilities and the Topical Center for Cloud in situBMBF FONA logo Measurements (CIS) to become an important part of the pan-European Infrastructure ACTRIS.

Job Description

Design and engineer technical components of the new atmospheric simulation chambers AIDAc2 and AIDAs. Develop and apply fluid dynamics and physico-chemical process models for optimizing the chamber configuration and technical components.

Education and background

Master or Diploma degree (University) in physics or engineering with a back-ground in fluid dynamics, thermodynamics and aerosol physics. Experience with fluid dynamics and process modelling is required. Experience with CAD or Labview development and application is welcome.


3 years (part-time contract possible)


EG 13, if appropriate

Please apply online by using the link at the bottom of the KIT job offer pages (see the links given above).