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Entrepreneurs-PhD Award : Second place for Vladimir Gauthier at the national level

Awarded for his « CellSelect project » he proposes a robot capable of improving the precision and speed of cell sorting in the field of innovative therapies.

His work is the result of research carried out of Biomedical Microrobotics Team of FEMTO-ST Institute.

Also can be noted that the company AFULudine (non oily lubrification solutions), spin-off of FEMTO-ST and  UTINAM Institute, gets, as part of this contest, the jury special prize, dedicated to start-ups created for over a year.

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  • European project for the development of sustainable and high-performance bio-based composites

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  • Strong involvement of FEMTO-ST in the H2020 project "PhotonHub Europe"

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  • Mengjia Wang receives the « Chinese government award 2020 »

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  • Laurent LARGER named Fellow 2021 of OSA

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  • CNRS "Proof by Image" competition

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