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USD40.0 per hour
Postdoctoral research fellow physicist with PhD in Optics. Specialising in nonlinear photonics and terahertz radiation.

I am an optical physicist specialising in nonlinear optical systems. I achieved my PhD working in the emergent photonics group at the Universit...

Ph.D. in Planetary Science
United States
USD150.0 per hour
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I work at the intersection of theoretical physics, state-of-the-art statistics, new datasets, and computational data analysis to solve problems...

PhD in Material Science and Engineering
USD35.0 per hour

I am a physicist expert in computational materials science targeted to microelectronic and nanoelectronic device applications. I have worked on...

PhD in Physics
United States
USD50.0 per hour
PhD, Freelance science writer, editor, & technical consultant. Expertise includes space weather, electromagnetism &a...

I am a technical project manager with a strong science background. My skills include basic research, programming (python, IDL, Matlab, Fortran)...

United Kingdom
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Quantum Technologies Consultant

My research was focused on the study of interactions between extremely cold, highly excited atoms known as Rydberg atoms. My main interest was...

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Ph.D. student in theoretical physics | Freelance data analyst/python programmer

I'm a M.Sc. in theoretical physics (University of Brasília, Brazil) and I'm currently a Ph. D. student in theoretical physics (Uni...

Masters in Regulation for Universal Access to Energy
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Renewable Energy Consultant with 10+ years’ experience in both Off-grid and On-grid Clean Energy Systems.

I am currently working on various Clean Energy Technology projects Including Energy Efficiency, Solar PV System Design and Bio-energy. I posse...

PhD in Physics
USD40.0 per hour
Aerospace Consultant | STEM Educator | Former SGAC Chair

Aerospace consultant, physicist and space enthusiast, with experiences educating the next generation of engineers, and running a nonprofit.

Dottorato di ricerca
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Physicist & Data analyst & Expert in spectroscopy - grant and paper writer

I am interested in the new generation of spin current materials that includes hybrid system made organic film or nanostructure adjacent to magn...

DPhil theoretical physics
USD115.0 per hour
Oxford physicist with 20 years of experience in physics, technology development, and academic copyediting

Oxford university: degree (first in class) and doctorate in theoretical physics (fluidics and statistical mechanics). Industrial experience: 10...

USD30.0 per hour
Multidisciplinary researcher and science communicator, I love to make complicated science easier to understand

15+ years as a scientific researcher with expertise in Physics, Medical Instrumentation, Biophysics, Analytical chemistry, Data Analysis and Vi...

United States
USD50.0 per hour
Physicist with extensive research experience

I am a researcher with 15 years of experience. I have worked for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory where I worked on projects for the Nati...

PhD in Physics
United States
USD0.0 per hour
I am a physicist cum optical engineer cum ultrasound engineer with more than 30 years of experience.

I am a physicist cum optical engineer cum ultrasound engineer with more than 30 years of experience. I am currently working as a lab manager an...

PhD Physics
United States
USD0.0 per hour
I'm a versatile data scientist with years of experience in data modeling, software development, experimental design.

I'm a versatile data scientist with years of experience in data modeling, software development, experimental design (A/B tests), and data a...

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) -Mathematics and Computer Science
United States
USD250.0 per hour
Experienced mathematician & data scientist, specializing in ML, stochastic processes, combinatorial algorithms, and ...

Professor of Mathematics at the University of South Carolina; Chief Scientist of AtomBeam, LLC; former Chief Data Scientist of BehaviorMatrix, ...

USD50.0 per hour
Freelance Statistician & Data Analyst | Expert in classical and Bayesian hypothesis testing and model building/fitti...

PhD in high energy physics with five years postdoctoral research experience in statistical analysis, model building, hypothesis testing, and sc...

PhD in Physics
USD30.0 per hour

PhD in Physics specializing in Photonics, Laser Physics, Thin films, Microscopy and other related field. I have 5 years experience of teaching ...

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USD30.0 per hour
Owner & Founder of KMF Cosmetic Formulation Services

I've been in the cosmetic industry for about eight years now. I started working in a company manufacturing cosmetic products. I was purchas...

PhD in Physics
United Kingdom
USD75.0 per hour
Director at Ray Technology

As a Chartered Physicist I provide consultancy services in a range of science and engineering fields. My areas of expertise include physics, se...

Bachelor of Science in Physics
USD100.0 per hour
Condensed Matter Physicist | Scientific Writer | Expert in Materials, Nanomaterials and 2D Materials

I am an experimental physicist, specialized in the characterization of materials. My theoretical background knowledge in condensed matter physi...

USD15.0 per hour
Physicist expert with experience with data science and content writing

Physicist graduated from the best university in my country with an excellent GPA (3.53 out of 4). I have worked in the academic field for sever...

MPhys Physics
United Kingdom
USD40.0 per hour

I am a medical scientist/epidemiologist, with undergraduate background in Physics from a top UK university. I have recently started a post-doc ...

PhD Artificial Intelligence
United Kingdom
USD0.0 per hour
CEO - Chi-Squared Innovations ★ Telling Stories With Data ★ www.chi2innovations.com

I have a very broad range of expertise within science, having in-depth knowledge of physics, medical physics, bioinformatics, medicine, artific...

Ph.D in Physics and Physical Chemistry
USD0.0 per hour
Scientific consultant in Chemistry, Materials, and Packaging sectors

I have a profound background in Polymer and Materials Systems and testing methods. I obtained my Master degree (with honors) in Polymer Chemist...

Ph. D student
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Expert in images processing and academic, scientific writing and publishing

Yassine Tounsi was born in Morocco on August 10, 1992. He received the master’s degree in physics of matter and radiation in 2015 from Chouaib ...

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How to hire a freelance physicist
What does a physicist do?

A physicist studies the structure and behavior of matter through observations and experiments. Physicists can specialize in a wide range of subfields such as astrophysics, biological physics, computational physics, nuclear physics and fluid dynamics. Theoretical physicists develop mathematical models and devise theories. Experimental physicists observe nature and carry out experiments to explain natural phenomena.  


A large number of physicists work in research and academia. However, many are also employed in diverse industries such as oil & gas, automotive, finance, health & medicine, manufacturing and manufacturing. 

Why hire a physicist

Physicists are known to be problem-solvers and have a strong hold on problems that require analytical skills. For this reason they are not just employed in traditional jobs but also in jobs that require specialist math skills such as banking and finance. 


As the gig economy takes over, freelance physicists are increasingly being hired on an on-demand basis. Educational content creators may hire a freelance physicist to simplify complex concepts, and large businesses may hire astrophysicists to analyze large amounts of data.  


Consulting a physicist online for a short-term project is beneficial in particular for smaller organizations, who cannot offer to hire physicists in-house.

How much does it cost to hire a physicist?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean annual salary for a physicist is USD 123,080. The highest salaries for PhD-qualified physicists are in the medical sector, with an average of USD 177,420.


Up until now, businesses were unable to access physicists for one-off projects. However it is now becoming easier to hire physics experts online, as more and more qualified researchers and academics turn to consulting. 


On Kolabtree, physicists charge hourly rates starting from USD 50, or charge a fixed fee based on your project requirements.

How to write an effective job post to hire a physicist

While writing a job post to hire a physicist, make sure that you define the challenge you’re facing clearly. Here are a few items to include in your job description:


  • Scope of work: Define the challenge you are facing, the expectations and the end goal you are trying to achieve.
  • Duration: Provide an estimate of how long you expect the project to run for.
  • By when you need to hire: Choose how long you’re willing to keep your job open for applications. A week can give you enough time to interact with multiple freelancers so that you pick the best candidate.
  • Budget: Choose to pay either a fixed fee or by the hour. You can increase the scope of the project and change your budget at any time, based on your mutual agreement with the freelancer.
  • Skills required: Physicists specialize in a vast variety of fields, and Kolabtree provides you access to specialist experts. Choose from:

Theoretical Physics Astrophysics Biophysics Computational Physics Solar Physics Applied Physics Geophysics Statistical Physics Mathematical Physics Nuclear Physics Particle Physics


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