Spacetime Metamaterials

Updated: 2 months ago
Deadline: 01 Apr 2023

(ref. BAP-2022-569)

Laatst aangepast : 28/07/2022

Department of Electrical Engineering (ESAT) - Research division WaveCore - Research unit META


Spacetime metamaterials, artificial optical structures formed by modulating a host medium in sophisticated fashions, represent a new and hot paradigm in modern science and technology. The PhD student  will explore, upon the pioneering foundation established in the group, novel spacetime metamaterial structures, phenomena and applications.


The candidate must have a strong bases in at least two of the following disciplines:

  • classical electromagnetics and/or photonics
  • classical and/or quantum electrodynamics
  • theories of special and general relativity


4-year PhD at standard KU Leuven rate


For more information please contact Prof. dr. Christophe Caloz, tel.: +32 16 37 62 29, mail:

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