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Curriculum Vitae


2008                Habilitation Thesis (defended on 7th Nov. 2017)

                        Sorbonne Universités-Université Pierre and Marie Curie (UPMC), France

                        Title : Advanced magnetic core spectroscopies for the fine understanding for the electronic structure in materials.

2008                PhD in Physics and Chemistry of Materials, with honours (defended on 24th Oct. 2008)

                        Sorbonne Universités-Université Pierre and Marie Curie (UPMC), France

                        Thesis: Electronic and structural properties of substitutional Cr3+ in crystals: an experimental and theoretical study (Supervisor: Prof. Georges Calas)

2005                Master of Science, with honours, major in Materials Sciences and Nano-Objets, Sorbonne Universités-UPMC, rank: 1st/42 students

2003                “Agrégation” in Physics and Chemistry (highest competitive examination for teachers) École Normale Supérieure (Cachan), France

2002                Bachelor of Science, with honours, major in Physical Chemistry - École Normale Supérieure (Cachan) and Université Paris Sud (Orsay), France

2000                Fellow of the École Normale Supérieure (Cachan)

Current position

2010 –             Permanent Research Scientist (since October 2010), 1st Class (CR1) since October 2014

                        National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS, section 5), France

                        Lab. Institut de Minéralogie, Physique des Matériaux et Cosmochimie (IMPMC), Paris

 Previous positions

2008 – 2010    Post-doctoral Research Associate. Mentor: Prof. Frank de Groot

                        Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis, Debye Institute, Utrecht University (Netherlands)

2006                Visiting PhD student (Sept-Oct. 2006). Mentor: Prof. Nicola Marzari

                        Dept of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA)

Organisation of scientific meetings

2016                Mini-colloquium X-ray spectroscopy of correlated oxides at CMD26 (26th Conference of the Condensed Matter Division, EPS), 

                        5-9/09/2016, Groningen (Netherlands). 

2016                EWinS 2016: EUSPEC Winter School on core level spectroscopies 01/02-11/02/2016, Ajdovscina (Slovenia)


2015                Satellite workshop to XAFS 16 conference Application of XAFS to the study of magnetic materials” 

                        30/08-2/09/2015 Stuttgart, (Germany). 

Institutional responsibilities

2014             Member of the Management Committee of the EUSPEC COST network aimed at gathering activities in theoretical spectroscopies.

                        Short Term Scientific Missions Manager (now Deputy), responsible for reviewing scientific projects and allocating travel grants. 

                        Responsible for the organization of scientific schools. In charge of gender action issues.

Teaching activities

2011 –             Teaching “Core level spectroscopies and Ligand Field Multiplet Theory” in international scientific schools and meetings
2011 –             Teaching undergraduates and Master students “Core level spectroscopies and Ligand Field Multiplet Theory”
2005 – 2008    Teaching assistant – Inorganic Chemistry, UPMC– Spectroscopy for geologists, Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris)
2004                4 months volunteering in a NGO in Cambodia (Centre Kram Ngoy, Phnom Penh) teaching Physics and French
2003 – 2007    Writing physics courses and marking papers for the French Distance Learning Center
2003 – 2007    Tutor at Lycée Saint Louis (Paris) and Lycée Joffre (Montpellier) to prepare students for entrance examination to the French “Grandes Ecoles”
2000 – 2002    Coordinator and volunteer of Voluntary Student Tutoring Scheme at the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan for disadvantaged school children

Membership of scientific societies

2014              Member of EUSPEC network (Modern Tools for Spectroscopy on Advanced Materials)

2015 -              Member of "Association Française des Utilisateurs de Rayonnement Synchrotron"

2008 – 2012    Member of “Société Française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie”


2008             Reviewer of scientific papers: Phys. Rev. Lett., Phys. Rev. B, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, Am. Mineral., J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom.

2003 2007    Board of Examiners for the joint entrance examination to the French “Grandes Ecoles”