Arnaud Magrez

Name Arnaud Magrez
Work Groups Work Group 1 - Synthesis
Work Group 2 - Characterisation
Work Group 3 - Devices
Laboratory Laboratoire des Nanostructures et Nouveaux Materiaux Electroniques
Organisation Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Website http://lnnme.epfl.ch/page78271.html
Areas of Research Growth, Functionalisation, Manipulation
Research Keywords Carbon and Inorganic Nanostructures

Areas of Future Interest Application and devices

Selected Publications:

Brief CV
Professional Experience
2003 - Now: Researcher at the Laboratoire de Nanostructures et Nouveaux Matériaux Electroniques LNNME, group of Prof. Laszlo Forro.
Since 2006, Project leader of the group "Functional Nanostructures" with 2 postdocs, 5 PhD students.

2002 - 2003: Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Research Centre Jülich.
European Project: “Investigation of high temperature solid proton conductors of relevance to fuel processing and energy conversion applications, n° HPRN-2000-00042.

1999 - 2002: Ph.D. in Materials Science at University of Nantes
Ph.D. thesis at the Institut des Matériaux Jean Rouxel de Nantes under supervision of Prof. M. Ganne
"New Solid Oxides Electrolytes: Correlation between Microstructure and Ionic Conductivity"


Research interests
- Synthesis and growth mechanism study of inorganic and carbon nanostructures.
- Manipulation and functionalisation of nanostructures.
- Toxicity study of carbon and inorganic nanostructures.
- Mechanical properties of nanotubes and nanowires.
- Applications of nanostructures (composites, energy related devices)
- Ionic conductivity in oxides.