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International Day of Light 2018

Following the success of the International Year of Light, which highlighted the importance of light-based science and technology and generated more than 13,000 activities in 147 countries, UNESCO proclaimed May 16 as the International Day of Light.

This day will be declined annually on a planetary scale. It aims to demonstrate the importance of light and its role in the promotion of science, art and culture, education and sustainable development, particularly in areas as diverse as medicine, communications and science. energy.

The FEMTO-ST Institute will contribute to highlighting this theme by organizing a conference to be held at FEMTO-ST on Thursday 26 April 2018.

It will consist of short interventions given by local guests who will discuss science and technology, laser history, photography and cosmology. A round table on the role of science in society will also be organized.

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    The « nanosciences » group has demonstrated for the first time that conjugated organic molecules can be observed on semi-conducting substrates at room temperature, whether they are isolated or self-organized.

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  • Best poster award for work on nanoparticle synthesis using microreactor at Indian Conference

    The poster entitled “Gold nanoparticle synthesis at room temperature using microreactor” won the first prize of best poster at the International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology which took place in Gurgaon, India from December 17th to 21st 2007.

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  • Fu-Li Hsiao receives a Best Student Paper Award at IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium 2007

    Fu-Li Hsiao, a PhD candidate shared with the National Central university of Taipei, Taiwan, has received one of the Best Student Paper Awards at IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium 2007, held in New York from October 17-31, 2007. The title of his contribution was "Experimental Study of Complete Band Gaps and Waveguiding inside Phononic Crystal Slabs".

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  • International Symposium on Flow Visualization and Image Processing

    The International Symposium on Flow Visualization and Image Processing is coming back to France! It will take place in Nice from 1st to 4th July, 2008.

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  • Oliver Wright speaking on "Tracking surface phonons on phononic crystals", September 13, 2007

    Tracking surface phonons on phononic crystals

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  • Abdelkrim Khelif is the recipient of a CNRS 2007 bronze medal

    Abdelkrim Khelif was awarded one of the 2007 bronze medals of the CNRS. According to the official wording, "The bronze medal acknowledges the first years of research of a talented young scientist. This award is an incentive from the CNRS to pursue well engaged and already productive researches."

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  • Best Poster Award at ElecMOl’06

    A joint report of collaborative work with researchers of the Laboratoire de Physique Moléculaire was awarded a Best Poster Award during the ElecMOl’06 meeting (December 2006, Minatec, Grenoble, FRANCE). The topic of the communication was about "self-assembly & supramolecular architecture".

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