Projects and partners

Projects and partners

 Industrial Funding Contracts:

  • National Project ARTEMIS, 2009-2012: Program ISI/OSEO

  • Industrial Project Ultrastent, 2009-2010: collaborative project Direction Générale des Entreprises


National Research Agency (ANR) projects:

  • ANR Blanc Project “DYLIPSS” project 2012-2015 SMART Dynamics of Laser-Induced Periodic Surface Structures Partners LaHC (coord.), INFLPR Bucharest

  • ANR Blanc Project “SMART-LASIR” project 2011-2014 SMART 3D ultrafast Laser fabrication of embedded optical functions in chalcogenide materials using self-improving spatio-temporal adaptive control: Applications in integrated spectrometry concepts for IR astrophotonics applications Partners LaHC (coord.), EVC Université Rennes, FEMTO-ST Besancon, IPAG Grenoble

  • ANR Blanc Project “NANOFLAM” 2011-2014 FiLAMentation and plasma generation control with nonlinear femtosecond nondiffracting pulses. Applications to ultra high aspect ratio laser NANOprocessing; Partners FEMTO-ST, LaHC, Ecole Polytechnique

  • ANR Chaire d’excellence 2005-2008 Adaptive ultrafast laser processing techniques for photonic and optical applications

  • ANR Blanc Project “Nanomorphing”, 2007-2009 Towards dielectric material nano-morphing with ultra-fast lasers; Partners LSI (coord.), LaHC, LP3, LOA.

  • ANR Blanc Project SENSOCARB 2007-2010

  • ANR Project PREDIT 2007-2010

  • ANR Project PRECODD INTEGREAU 2008-2011

  • ANR Blanc Project Multi-levels integration of neuronal signals during vocal recognition in a songbird communication networks 2006-2010

  • ANR Project Laser-assisted atom probe tomography 2010-2013


Regional Funding Contracts:

  • Saint Etienne Metropole Project “COLAS” 2010 Real-time detection and excitation control for adaptive laser material processing

  • Cible Project “AdaFemtoPLD” Region Rhone-Alpes 2011 Tailoring the properties of films elaborated by PLD through adaptive optimization of femtosecond laser


Other programs:

  • CNRS-PICS International cooperation programs
  • Egide PHC programs Brancusi
  • Institut Universitaire de France




  • Ecole Centrale de Lyon
  • INSA Lyon
  • Institut Louis Néel, Grenoble
  • Laboratoire ENES
  • Laboratoire des Solides Irradies, Palaiseau
  • Laboratoire LP3, Marseille
  • Université Poitiers
  • XLIM Limoges
  • FEMTO-ST, Besancon
  • IPAG Grenoble
  • EVC, Université Rennes



  • FORTH, Institute for Electronic Structure and Laser, Heraklion
  • Fraunhofer Institute Saarbrucken
  • Institute of Optics, Madrid
  • Max-Born Institute Berlin
  • Institute of Thermophysics, Novosibirsk
  • Vienna University
  • Osaka University
  • National Institute for Laser, Plasma, and Radiation Physics
  • Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen
  • University of Antwerp
  • Cottbuss University
  • Georgia University
  • Institute of Optics XiAn


  • Certam
  • Impulsion SAS
  • iXFiber
  • HEF
  • Lubrizol
  • Mahle
  • Peugeot Citroën Automobiles
  • SUEZ Environnement