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David Bottomley

By Deidre Haignere / May 12, 2016

Paul David W. Bottomley is Head of Sector in the Safety of Irradiated Nuclear Materials unit at the Joint Research Centre – Institute for Transuranium Elements (JRC-ITU) at Karlsruhe, Germany.  He received his first degree (Natural Sciences) at Queens’ College, Cambridge in 1974. He went on to the University of Manchester Institute of Science &…

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Andrea Quaini

By Deidre Haignere / May 12, 2016

Andrea Quaini is a research engineer who specializes in materials thermodynamics at the CEA (French Atomic Energy Agency) in Saclay, France. He received his master’s degree in nuclear engineering at the Politecnico di Milano (Milan, Italy) in 2012. After an eight-months-traineeship in the Materials Research Unit of the JRC-ITU (Karlsruhe, Germany), where he studied the…

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Christine Guéneau

By Deidre Haignere / May 12, 2016

Christine Guéneau is currently a Senior Research Scientist in the Nuclear Energy Division of the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) in the Université Paris-Saclay (France). After a PhD in metallurgy, she joined CEA Saclay in 1994 for a Post-Doc Fellowship and obtained a permanent researcher position in 1995. Dr. Guéneau is actively involved in…

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Anna L. Smith

By Deidre Haignere / May 12, 2016

Anna Louise Smith is currently Assistant Professor at the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) in the Department of Radiation Science & Technology (Delft, Netherlands). She was born in Limoges (France), and studied chemistry at Chimie ParisTech (Paris, France) and the University of Cambridge (Cambridge, United Kingdom), receiving a Master of science in chemistry and…

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Zuo-Guang Ye

By Deidre Haignere / May 19, 2015

Zuo-Guang Ye is a professor in the Department of Chemistry & 4D LABS at Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada. He received his Ph.D. degree from l’Université de Bordeaux I, France, and did post-doc research at l’Université de Genève, Suisse. He joined the faculty of Simon Fraser University in 1997, and has been a…

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Pamela A. Thomas

By Deidre Haignere / May 19, 2015

Pam Thomas is Pro-Vice-Chancellor (People and Public Engagement) at the University of Warwick, UK.  She takes lead academic responsibility for the following areas: • Wellbeing• Developing and implementing the University’s gender strategy• The University’s equality and diversity strategy, including Dignity at Warwick and Athena Swan • Pulse 2015 and resulting action plans• The University’s public…

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Dean S. Keeble

By Deidre Haignere / May 19, 2015

Dean S. Keeble is a senior support scientist on the XPDF beamline at Diamond Light Source, UK. He gained his MPhys degree from the University of Warwick in 2005 and continued in the physics department there to complete his PhD studies of ferroelectricity in layered perovskites, with a particular focus on crystallography.  In order to…

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David Keen

By Deidre Haignere / May 19, 2015

David Keen is a research scientist at the ISIS Neutron Scattering Facility at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in Oxfordshire in the U.K. and a visiting professor at the Physics Department in Oxford University. He trained as a physicist at Kings College London University before completing a DPhil thesis in Oxford in 1990, “Determination of the…

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Zihe Ren

By Deidre Haignere / May 19, 2015

Zihe Ren is a Postdoctoral fellow at the University of British Columbia, Canada. He got his B.Sc in Chemistry from the University of British Columbia in 2009 and his Ph.D in Chemistry from Simon Fraser University in 2012. Dr. Ren’s research area includes the synthesis and characterization of anti/ferroelectric ceramic and single crystals, TiO2-based nanomaterials…

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A. Michael Glazer

By Deidre Haignere / May 19, 2015

Mike Glazer is Emeritus Professor of Physics at the University of Oxford and Visiting Professor at the University of Warwick. He became interested in crystals at the age of 7, much to the detriment of his school work. Mike was originally trained as a chemist at the University of St. Andrews and subsequently did his…

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