Dr. Nicolas Chauvin

CNRS Researcher - "Functional Materials and Nanostructures" group leader
École Centrale de Lyon


Nicolas Chauvin received the Engineering degree from the Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France, in 2003, the Ph.D. degree in physics from INSA Lyon, France, in 2006 and the Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches from INSA Lyon in 2016. He worked at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, in 2007, and with the Technical University of Eindhoven, The Netherlands, from 2008 to 2009. Since January 2010, he has been a scientific researcher with the Lyon Institute of Nanotechnology working on classical and quantum telecom-band light sources and semiconductor nanowires. He has co-authored over 60 publications and been invited to give 9 invited talks (H factor 18). He has (co-)supervised 8 PhD students.