DiRAC Innovation Placements provide doctoral students and early career researchers with an exciting opportunity to engage with Industrial and academic partners on projects that deliver research impact and develop key skills.  Offering the potential to gain industrial experience by working collaboratively with businesses and fostering fundamental research competencies through academic mentoring, these competitive, fully funded internships address current challenges with cutting edge solutions. 

DiRAC now has two 6-month Quantum Innovation Placements available to work in collaboration with Atos, a global leader in digital transformation with a portfolio of quantum solutions, and two major UK research groups.  For more information on each of the placements and how to apply please see links below:

The application of quantum computing to Quantum Field Theory, mentored by the University of Edinburgh’s Professor Luigi del Debbio.

Quantum Machine Learning pulsar classification model, working with The University of Manchester’s Professor Anna Scaife and collaborators.

Applications are now closed