Summary

Full Professor at the Université catolique de Louvain (UCLouvain).

Chairman of the Institute of Condensed Matter and Nanosciences (IMCN):

  • Research activities mainly focused on nanosciences and nanotechnologies: development and the application of Scanning Probe Microscopies (SPM: Scanning Tunnelling Microscopy, STM, and Atomic Force Microscopy, AFM) to the study of material surfaces, especially polymers, and to nanomaterials;  nanomechanics, nanochemistry, organic electronics, nano-biosensors, self-assembly, ....

Professor at the Louvain School of Engineering (EPL):

Treasurer of the RBSM, the Royal Belgian Society for Microscopy vzw.