Casimir Open Days 2020

Are you considering to apply for a PhD position at Casimir? During the Casimir Open Days on 12 and 13 March 2020, we will open our doors to 20 talented prospective PhD students. 

During the Open Days, we offer prospective PhD students a two-day program to get to know our research. The program will consist of several interesting lectures by our PIs and visits to the research labs in Leiden and Delft. Also there will be plenty of time to get to know our current PhD students. An outline can be found below soon, a more detailed program will become available in February.

Can I join?
Students currently enrolled in a Master's Program in (Applied) Physics, either in the Netherlands or abroad, can apply for the Casimir Open Days by filling in the form below. After completing the form, please also send your cv and a recent grade overview to: If you have already spotted a research group and/or a current vacancy in one of our groups (for example see below) that you want to get to know more about during the Open Days, then please also indicate this in your e-mail.

The registration will open soon. Once the registration deadline has passed, we will personally inform each applicant on the decision of the application committee. The selected students will receive a detailed program of the Open Days.

The Casimir Research School covers the costs for meals and lodging on 12 and 13 March. For students coming from abroad there is some additional funding available: we will award ten travel grants, with a maximum of € 200.- per person.



29 March 2011 - 1 January 2021

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