Discharge Chamber Engineering Intern - DUV

Research & development

Electrical engineering

Mechanical engineering


In a nutshell


San Diego - CA, US


Research & development


No experience (Student)

Job Category

Electrical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Physics

Published: 14 days ago Job ID: J-00258715-387

Introduction – Job Mission

The discharge chamber is a core module of the ArF excimer laser. Investigating the Multiphysics problem in the module is a major challenge to improve its performance. In this internship, you will tackle this challenge with your knowledge, experience and talent.

This position may require access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Job Description

·Review internal and external material to learn about the knowledge of related topic

·Develop metrology for gas flow characterization in the discharge chamber.

·Conduct hand-on experiment to realize the metrology design

·Data processing and analysis. Demonstrate the design feasibility

·Potentially learn the commercial flow simulation toolbox and conduct simulation to assist understanding of experimental results

·Document and present the findings as well as making an end of summer presentation to the group on the achievements.

Education and Experience

·Current active students in PhD or MS program (PhD preferred) and will be graduating at the end of 2023 or 2024 with a GPA no less than 3.5

·Preferred Major/Field of Study: Electric Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Plasma Engineering, Physics or Applied Physics, or similar discipline

·Knowledge of fundamentals of fluid physics or laser physics or plasmas

·Hands-on experience with building and setting up engineering/physics experiments

·Demonstrate capability of learning new knowledge and apply learnings to problem-solving in limited time

·Experienced on data acquisition/analysis software such as MATLAB, Python, LabVIEW etc.

·Knowledge with CAD software such as Creo, Solidworks, Autodesk etc. is a plus

·Multiphysics simulation experience with commercial software or scientific-oriented code is a plus

Personal Skills

Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

·Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.

·Can learn and apply new information or skills.

·Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.

·Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.

·Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.

·Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads.

·Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.

·Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.

·Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.

·Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.

·Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and customer.

·Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Other information


·Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.

·Occasionally required to move around the campus.

·Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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