Merck is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Around 52,000 employees in 66 countries work to further develop technologies that improve and enhance life – from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis, cutting-edge systems for scientific research and production, to liquid crystals for smartphones and LCD televisions.
Bachelor thesis/ Master thesis:
Automated image processing and analysis of scanning electron microscopy images of particulate systems
Your role: During your bachelor thesis you will work in the exciting area of research and development of new products at the company. Understanding and analytical characterization of these new products is a precondition for the understanding and prediction of the processability as well as efficiency of the final product. Your work will focus on the development of a new image processing and analysis tool to process and analyse images captured by scanning electron microscopy of particulate systems that come from various sources of the international group, e.g. pharmaceutical products, chemical products and samples from the many innovative Research and Development projects You will become acquainted with scanning electron microscopy and gain experience in capturing and evaluating high resolution images of particles down to the nanometre range.
Who you are:
What we offer: At the company, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!