Curriculum Vitae:

University degree

Occupied Positions in the Past 

Current  Positions  

    • Full Professor (CEx2) at the group of Nonlinear Optics University of Angers, Institute of Sciences and Molecular Technologies of Angers
      MOLTECH Anjou - UMR CNRS 6200
    • Coordinator of Project HORIZON 2020-MSCA-RISE-2017-778156 - IMAGE (2018-2022)
    • Executive Board: Project HORIZON 2020-MSCA-RISE-2017-778156 - IMAGE (2018-2022)
    • Associate Editor for Optical Materials
    • Executive Editor for Optical and Quantum Electronics
    •  Responsible for several ERASMUS agreements of the University of Angers with Universities: Poland, Greece, Romania, Lithuania

Professional experience

    • 1996 - 2003 Permanent position as associated professor (researcher and teacher) at University of Angers at physics department
    • 1996 - up to now  Research and teaching process  at University of Angers, at physics department.
    • Many time Visiting Professor Poland, Italy, Romania, Lithuania, and Malaysia, Ukraine 
    • Many visits in EU countries  under  ERASMUS agreements

Research interests

    • Nonlinear optical properties of organic/inorganic compounds (solution, bulk and thin films) with nonlinear-optical techniques (real-time holography, phase conjugation)
    • Nonlinear optical effects in organic polymers (dye-doped polymers, molecules)
    • Laser-induced ultra fast processes in the condensed phase
    • Nanostructured and multifunctional compounds (Organic/inorganic nanocomposites)
    • Microstructure and dynamics within sol-gel-processed organic/inorganic hybrid materials
    • One two and three-dimensional optical data storage
    • Optical properties of nanostructured materials
    • Optoelectronic materials and devices
    • Optical and charge transport properties in the organic/inorganic nanocomposites
    • Preparation, processing, and theoretical modeling of photonic materials
    • Linear and nonlinear electrooptic effects, second order susceptibility and molecular hyperpolarisabilities
    • Nanophotonics