Guillaume Bachelier

Associate professor

 

Institut Néel, Université Grenoble Alpes– CNRS,

25 rue des Martyrs, 38042 Grenoble, France

guillaume.bachelier@grenoble.cnrs.fr

http://bachelier.guillaume.free.fr

http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-6579-2009

 

Date of birth: 14/10/1976

Nationality: French

Married, two children

EDUCATION

June 2011                              Habilitation entitled “Non-linear plasmonics: a world to discover”. It is the highest academic qualification in France recognizing a fully independent research activity and capacity to supervise PhD students.

2001 - 2004                  PhD at the Laboratoire de Physique des Solides (Toulouse, France): Experimental and theoretical investigation of Raman scattering in metal and semiconductor nanostructures, supervisor: A. Mlayah.

Near-field multi harmonic demodulation technique: 3 months stay at the Istituto per i Processi Chimico-Fisici (Sicily, Italy), supervisor: P. Gucciardi;

High pressure optical measurements: 1 month stay at the Berkeley Physics Department (California, USA), supervisor: P. Yu.

2000 - 2001                  Master degree (2nd year) in Matter Physics, Paul Sabatier University (Toulouse, France).

1998 - 2000                  “Agrégation”: Competitive national examination for teaching based on general physics and chemistry, rank 15 over 1537 candidates, 20/20 score in the written physics test).

1997 - 1998                  Master degree (1st year) in Physical Sciences, Paul Sabatier University (Toulouse, France).

 

CURRENT POSITION

Since 2011                         Associate professor at Université Grenoble Alpes, Néel Institute (Grenoble, France): Start of a new research activity at the Néel Institute based on near-field and far-field nonlinear plasmonics correlated to finite element method modeling.

 

PREVIOUS POSITION

2005 - 2011                  Associate professor at Claude Bernard University, LASIM (Lyon, France): Linear and nonlinear optics: finite element method modeling, single particle experiments, development of a femtosecond amplifier at the KHz rate.

2004 - 2005                  Postdoc at the Instituto de Optica (Madrid, Spain): Building of a new interferometry and femtosecond imaging setup for multiscale pump probe experiments. Marie Curie Training Network (Flash), superv.: J. Solis.

 

FELLOWSHIPS, AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

2015 - 2020                  Scientific Excellence Award of the Université Grenoble Alpes, attesting a leading scientific activity: scientific production, PhD student supervision and institutional responsibilities.

2015 - 2018                  Excellence Chair, Université Grenoble Alpes: Prestigious award for the development of a leading research activity with a specific emphasis on innovation.

 

SUPERVISION OF GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

2011 - 2016     Supervision of 4 PhD (in progress), 2 Master, 4 Bachelor students, Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France.

2009 - 2011                  1 PhD student co-supervision with P. F. Brevet, Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France.

 

TEACHING ACTIVITIES

Starting 2016   New courses on Plasmonics and FEM modeling for Master Students, Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France.

2012 - 2015     ANR project AVOSTTI for “Excellence Initiatives in Innovative Training”, Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France.

2010 - 2011     New courses on Plasmonics and FEM modeling for Master and Graduate Students (international), Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France.

 

ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

2016                 Organization/scientific committee of the European NQO (Nanoscale and Quantum Optics) COST meeting (~60 participants), France.

2016                Initiator, and organization/scientific committee of the French network “Waves” meeting: Federating the quantum and nonlinear plasmonic community, France.

 

INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

since 2016       Official interviews of PhD students from my Institute department for carrier tracking.

2012 2015    Member of the FP7 European program INTEGER (Institutional Transformation for Effecting Gender Equality in Research), Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France.

2012 2015    Member of the Gender Equality Comity, Néel institute, Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France.

2007 2011    Scientific council member of the NanOptec center, Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France.

2006 2011    Laboratory council member (LASIM), Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France.

2002 2004    Institute council member (IRSAMC), Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France.

 

COMMISSIONS OF TRUST

2015 - 2016     Invited Scientific Referee for the National Research Agency (ANR), for national project evaluation in two steps (extended synopsis + full proposals).

Since 2003      Referee for Phys. Rev. Lett., Phys. Rev. B, Opt. Exp. and more occasionally Opt. Lett., JACS, Nanophot., Nanoscale.

 

MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

Since 2016      Member of the European Optical Society.

Since 2015      Member of the European NQO COST Action and NanoSpectroscopy COST Action.

Since 2011      Member of the French networks “Wave” and “Femto”.