Dr Christophe Marquette, scientific coordinator of the platform
Christophe Marquette received the Doctorat in Biochemistry (1999) from the Université Claude Bernard, Lyon 1 (UCBL). He is presently Research Director at the CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) and Assistant Director of the UMR5246. Since 1998, author or co-author of more than 150 articles, 15 book chapters and 15 international patents.
Pr. Jérôme chevalier works at both the I2B and the CERA groups of the MATEIS laboratory. He is the head of the MATEIS laboratory and a member of the prestigious “Institut Universitaire de France” (IUF). The research activities of Pr. Chevalier are shared between fabrication and testing of modern ceramics useful for biomedical application. His worldwide reknown for experience zirconia-based ceramics and composites. Current responsabilities: Member of the CNU section 28, Member of the administration council of the french society of metals and materials (SF2M) and head of the biomaterials section, Member of the council of the competitiveness pole Viaméca, editor of the European Ceramic Society journal, member of the JECS Trust council, coordinator of the FP7 LONGLIFE european project, WP leader european project FP7 Biobone, member of the management commottee and WG leader of the COST NEWGEN euorpean project.
Professor Stephane Parola received a PhD European Label from University Of Nice Sophia Antipolis (France) in 1996 and Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden) where he spent 3 years. He is Professor at the University of Lyon and currently animates the « Functional Materials and Photonics » group at the Chemistry Laboratory of the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon. He is recognized for achievements in the field of nanotechnologies, ceramics and hybrid materials mostly for optical applications, but also for medical imaging and theranostic, energy or environment. Since 1997 he has been author of more than 90 articles and 13 patents with several licensed technologies. He has been involved as PI and coordinator in several regional (Region Rhône-alpes), national (ANR, French ministry, CNRS, FUI), international (EU FP7, H2020, Swedish Defense Research Agency, Air Force Research Laboratory…) and industrial research projects in the fields of molecular engineering and material science.