Research departments

MN2S research axes


Research axes of the MN2S department

Nanosciences Group

The Nanosciences group is active in the fields of physical chemistry of surfaces and interfaces.

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Phononics & Microscopy Group

The Phononics & Microscopy group stands at the crossroad of phononics (the analysis and the control of phonons) and of micro-instrumentation (the science of metrology of physical phenomena at the micron scale).

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MINAMAS Group

The main goals of MINAMAS are to develop some research activities and produce some new knowledge on materials, surfaces and nano-structured thin films for Microsystems, actuators, tribology, mechanics, adhesion, …

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MOEMS Group

Research activities of the group focus on the miniaturization of complex optical systems, such as e.g. optical microscopes or atomic clocks, thanks to association of silicon batch-fabrication processes, micro-optics and in some cases microactuators.

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BioMicroDevices Group

The current research activities of Bio Microdevices group address a common objective : detection, characterization and quantification of biomolecules, cells in fluids for a better knowledge of biological, agrifood and environmental mechanisms.

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