Damien BAIGL

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Last Name: 
BAIGL
Nom du champ: 
Damien
Position: 
Professeur

Expert in nothing but curious of almost everything, Damien likes cooking, walking with his dog, growing plants, hunting mushrooms, juggling, knitting, drawing, going to cinema and reading books.

Rattachement
Unit: 
UMR 8640
Localisation
Floor: 
RDC
Office: 
E033a
Phone number: 
+33 144322405
Site: 
Lhomond

Education
1996 - 1999: Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Industries Chimiques (ENSIC) and M. Sc. in Chemical Engineering
1999 - 2001: Ecole Normale Supérieure, Cachan (France)
1999- 2000: ‘Agrégation de sciences physiques option procédés physico-chimiques’
2000 - 2003: PhD in soft-matter physics at Collège de France, Paris, France (laboratory of P.-G. de Gennes). PhD advisor: C. E. Williams

Professional background
2003 - 2005: Post-doc (JSPS fellow) in biophysics at Kyoto University, Kyoto (Japan)
2005 - 2010: Associate Professor at Ecole Normale Superieure
From Sep 2010: UPMC Professor

Teaching
Physical chemistry of living systems, Statistical thermodynamics, Intermolecular forces, Polymers, Microfluidics for biology, Reconstituted Systems

Prizes, distinctions and fellowships
Nov 2003: Two-year JSPS Fellowship (Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science)
Oct 2009: Nominated for 5 years (2010-2015) at the Institut Universitaire de France (IUF) as a junior member
Oct 2010: Starting Grant laureate from the European Research council (ERC)
Sep 2012: Laureate from the Emergence(s) program (City of Paris)