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Research Fellow (JBSD)

Posted on : 20/09/2023

Applications are invited for ONE position of Research Fellow on a project, “Design, Implementation and ML-based Modeling of Gallium Oxide based Junction Barrier Schottky Diodes (JBSD) for Extreme Environment and High Power Applications” under the supervision of Dr. Apurba Chakraborty, Prof. C.K Ramesha and Dr. Kanchan Manna.

This position is applicable only to PhD aspirants. The candidates check the eligibility criteria and qualification process of the PhD program of BITS Pilani (

Scope of work

Essential Qualification

Desirable Qualification

Design and characterization of Ga2O3 based Junction barrier schottky diodes. Growth of p type oxides on n type Ga2O3. Material characterization and contact formation (ohmic and schottky). Device characterization and measurement.  

BE/BTech with ME/M.Tech in ECE, EI, Electrical or equivalent with minimum 60% aggregate overall. 

Semiconductor device, Characterization (material and electrical), Compound semiconductor, Machine learning etc.

Fellowship: ₹37,000 - ₹42,000 per month (based on the year of PhD and performance)

Duration: As per BITS Pilani norms (

Place of work: BITS Pilani, K.K Birla Goa Campus, India

Benefits: The research fellow will get the chance to work on state of the art growth and characterization facility for compound semiconductor devices. They can also work in collaboration with other universities in India/abroad. In addition to the fellowship, they will get contingency fund to support other research related activities. Hostel or Married scholar accommodation can be provided subject to availability and as per the institute's rules and regulations.

Application process: Please apply with CV and Cover letter (showing alignment and justification with the roles/responsibilities/requirements) using the below given google form

Selection process: Preliminary shortlisting will be based on resume and telephonic/audio-visual interview within a week of last date of application. For final interview, the candidate will be informed through e-mail for interview. No TA/DA will be provided in case of personal interview. For more details, please contact:

Dr. Apurba Chakraborty

Department of EEE and BITS Pilani Goa Campus

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