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
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.