People

Group Members

Group Members

Adriaan van de Bruinhorst

Post-doctoral fellow

Group Members

Inês Vaz

Post-doctoral fellow

Group Members

Jocasta Ávila

Post-doctoral fellow

Group Members

Sachini Pathirannahalage

PhD student

with RMIT Melbourne (A/Prof. Tamar Greaves)
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Margarida Costa Gomes

CNRS research director, Co-PI

Group Members

Mirella Simões Santos

Post-doctoral fellow

Group Members

Agilio Padua

ENS Lyon professor, Co-PI

Group Members

Layla Bou Tannous

PhD student

with CEA Grenoble (Dr Paul-Henri Haumesser)
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Leticia Almeida Souza

Visiting PhD student

U São Paulo (prof. Rômulo Ando)
Group Members

Guillaume Simon

PhD student

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Nicolas Scaglione

PhD student

Main collaborators

  • Prof. Rômulo Ando, U São Paulo, Brazil
  • Prof. Rob Atkin, U Western Australia
  • Dr Eduards Bakis, U Latvia
  • Prof. José Nuno Canongia Lopes, IST Lisbon, Portugal
  • Prof. Stéphane Daniele, U Lyon 1
  • Prof. Jannick Duchet-Rumeau, INSA Lyon
  • Prof. Maria Forsyth, Deakin U, Australia
  • Prof. Sophie Fourmentin, U Dunkerque
  • Prof. Barbara Kirchner, U Bonn, Germany
  • Res. prof. Sébastien Lebègue, CNRS Nancy
  • Assoc. prof. Sébastien Livi, INSA Lyon
  • Dr Manuel Maréchal, CNRS Grenoble
  • Prof. Andrea Mele, Politecnico Milano, Italy
  • Prof. Mauro Ribeiro, U São Paulo, Brazil
  • Res. prof. Catherine Santini, CNRS Lyon
  • Dr Martin Tiano, CP2M lab, Lyon
  • Prof. Tom Welton, Imperial College London

Former Group Members

  • Ange Pellegrino, undergraduate internship with Adriaan van den Bruinhorst, 2022
  • Chiara Corsini, masters internship from U Bologna, Italy, 2022
  • Luke Wylie, post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2020-22; presently post-doctoral fellow in Barbara Kirchner’s lab, U. Bonn
  • Federica Abbiati, masters internship from Politecnico Milano, Italy, 2021-22
  • Kateryna Goloviznina, PhD student with Agilio Padua and Margarida Costa Gomes, 2018-21; presently post-doctoral fellow with Mathieu Salanne, PHENIX lab, Sorbonne U, Paris
  • Ryan Clark, post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2020-21
  • Salvador Asensio Delgado, visiting PhD student from U Cantabria, Santander, with prof. Ane Urtiaga and Gabriel Zarca, 2021; presently working at Solvay, Lyon area
  • Daniel Lozano Martín, visiting post-doc from U Valladolid, ThermoCal research group, 2021
  • Eduards Bakis, visiting post-doctoral fellow, 2020-21
  • Martin Tiano, lecturer, ENS Lyon, 2020-21
  • Hanne Oorts, undergraduate internship with Inês Vaz and Margarida Costa Gomes, 2021
  • Guillaume Depraetère, undergraduate internship with Adriaan van den Bruinhorst and Agilio Padua, 2021
  • Solène Legrand, masters internship with Margarida Costa Gomes and Véronique Dufaud, 2021
  • Zheng Gong, post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2019-21; presently at Galixir, Shanghai
  • Oliver Hammond, post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2019-20; presently post-doc with prof. Anja Mudring, Stockholm U
  • Robin Mom, PhD jointly with Agilio Padua and Dr. Philippe Label of PIAF lab, Clermont-Ferrand, 2017-20
  • Jim Grisillon, masters internship with Agilio Padua, 2020
  • Laëtitia Bourgeois, masters internship with Margarida Costa Gomes and Martin Tiano, 2020
  • Laura Kollau, post-doctoral fellow with Margarida Costa Gomes, 2019-20; presently assist. prof. Maastricht U, The Netherlands
  • Luiz Fernando Lepre, post-doctoral fellow with Margarida Costa Gomes, 2018-20, presently post-doc with Res. prof. Eric Drockenmuller, IMP lab, Lyon
  • Nathalie Metselaar, undergraduate internship with Margarida Costa Gomes, 2020
  • Mark Vis, visiting post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2019; lecturer at TU Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • Simon Doblinger, visiting PhD student 2019, with A/Prof Debbie Sylvestre, Curtin U, Australia
  • Arianna Massaro, visiting PhD student with Agilio Padua, 2018-19, U Naples
  • Pablo Sánchez, visiting post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2018-20, U Vigo
  • Tarek Moufawad, PhD student with Margarida Costa Gomes 2016-19, with U Dunkerque
  • Pauline Lefèbvre, undergraduate internship with Margarida Costa Gomes, 2019
  • Dune André, undergraduate internship with Agilio Padua; presently student at ENS Ulm, Paris
  • Laure Pison, lab tech. at U Clermont Auvergne
  • Alain Dequidt, prof. at U Clermont Auvergne
  • Julien Devémy, res. eng. in scientific computing at CNRS
  • Émilie Bordes, PhD student with Agilio Padua, grant from the French Ministry of Higher Education, 2017; presently research scientist at IFPEN, Paris region
  • Pablo B. Sánchez, PhD, Eiffel Excellence Scholarship, joint supervision with Agilio Padua and Josefa Garcia (U Vigo, Spain), 2017; presently post-doctoral researcher at U Vigo and MIT
  • João França, PhD grant from FCT, joint supervision with Agilio Padua and prof. Carlos Nieto de Castro (U Lisbon, Portugal), 2017; presently in charge of R&D Innovation at Graphenest, Portugal
  • Robin Mom, Masters student jointly with Agilio Padua and Dr Philippe Label of PIAF lab, 2017
  • Ctirad Cervinka, post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2016; then post-doc at UC Riverside; assistant professor at Prague Institute of Chemical Technology
  • Johanna Szala-Bilnik, post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2014–16; post-doc at Rutherford Appleton Lab, Oxford, UK; presently post-doc at U Alabama, Tuscaloosa, USA
  • Ewelina Bolimowska, visiting PhD student with Agilio Padua and Dr. Catherine Santini, CNRS Lyon, 2013
  • Michael Rouha, visiting post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua and prof. Josef Sedlbauer, Univ. Liberec, 2014
  • Sadiye Velioglu, visiting PhD student with Agilio Padua and prof. Göktug Ahunbay, Istambul Tech. U, 2013-14
  • Jean-Michel Andanson, post-doctoral fellow, 2013–14. Presently CNRS researcher.
  • Ctirad Cervinka, visiting PhD student with Agilio Padua and prof. Michal Fulem, Univ. Chem. Technol. Prague, 2013. Presently assistant prof. UCT Prague
  • Prof. Mauro Ribeiro, invited professor, University of São Paulo, 2013
  • Varinia Bernales Candia, visiting PhD student with Agilio Padua and prof. R. Contreras, Univ. Chile, 2012-13
  • Xun Yao, MSc internship, 2013
  • Mickael Simond, PhD student with Agilio Padua and Jean-Yves Coxam, 2010–13. Presently head of startup Calnesis
  • Manas Mishra, undergraduate internship with Agilio Padua, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, 2012; presently analyst at UBS bank, Dehli
  • Yury Fomin, Marie Curie post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2011; presently at Institute for High Pressure Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
  • Moisés Ríos Currás, PhD student with prof. Josefa Garcia, U Vigo, Spain, 2009–14. Presently operations director at Arkossa Smart Solutions, Andalusia, Spain
  • Ana Catarina Mendonça, Marie Curie PhD student with Agilio Padua, 2009–12; presently project coordinator at CECAM, EPFL, Lausanne
  • Ajda Podgorsek, post-doctoral fellow, 2009–11; ACIES Bio, Slovenia; presently at Lek Pharma, Sandoz, Slovenia
  • Alfonso Pensado, post-doctoral fellow with Agilio Padua, 2008–11; EnerSys, Leipzig; presently battery developper at BMW, Bayern, Germany
  • Marina Macchiagodena, visiting PhD student with Agilio Padua from U l’Aquilla, Italy, 2009.
  • Olivia Fandiño Torres, post-doctoral fellow, 2009–10. Then post-doc in prof. Tremaine’s group, Univ. Guelph, Ontario, Canada. Presently researcher at IFREMER Brest, France
  • Stéphane Stevanovic, PhD student of Margarida Costa Gomes, 2008–11
  • Dimitrios Almentariotis, PhD student of Margarida Costa Gomes, 2007–10 Presently engineer in Laval.
  • Alfonso Pensado, visiting PhD student from U Vigo, with Agilio Padua and prof. Josefa Fernandez, 2003–06
  • Johan Jacquemin, PhD student with Margarida Costa Gomes, 2002–06. Senior lecturer at Queen’s U Belfast. Presently lecturer at U Tours
  • Johnny Deschamps, PhD student with Margarida Costa Gomes, 2002–05. Post-doc at Imperial College London, then U Paris Sud Orsay. Presently lecturer at ENSTA Paris Saclay
  • Fabrice Audonnet, PhD student with Agilio Padua, 1999–2003. Post-doc at U Paris Sud Orsay; presently lecturer at U Clermont Auvergne
  • Sacha Hilic, PhD student with Agilio Padua and prof. J. P. Grolier, 1998–2002; presently Chief of IT Operation at Pierre Fabre, Castres
  • Hosiberto Sant’Ana, visiting PhD student with Agilio Padua and Dr. Philippe Ungerer, 1999
  • Rui Bonifácio, Erasmus and then visiting PhD student from IST Lisbon, 1998–2002. Presently strategy and business devel manager at Continental AG, Porto area, Portugal
  • Ricardo Fonseca, Erasmus Masters student from IST Lisbon. 1998. Presently tech services manager at Unilever Fima, Lisbon area, Portugal