Prof. Sébastien Février

Waveguides and Femtosecond Lasers group leader at the Photonics research group
Université de Limoges


Sebastien Février is a full Professor at the University of Limoges, France.
His research is focused on the design, realization and implementation
of specialty fibres for mid-infrared nonlinear optics and high-power ultrafast lasers.
He holds 6 patents (licensed) and authored or co-authored 68 papers
in peer-reviewed journals (H-index = 26; 2340 citations).
Since his appointment as a Professor in 2003, 10 doctoral candidates
completed their PhD under his supervision.
S. Février is a co-founder, shareholder and scientific advisor for the laser company NOVAE.
He was awarded the Jean Jerphagnon prize in 2016 from two French scientific societies, la Société Française d’Optique et la Société de l’Electricité, de l’Electronique et des Technologies de l’Information et de la Communication.