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  • ResearcherID world resource

    07 mai 2008 ( #Recent research work )

    By clicking on the “published papers” link on the left, you’ll be redirected to the ResearcherID webpage, which contains an additional link to the ResearcherID new features “Labs”. Alternatively, this can be accessed directly by http://labs.researcherid.com/mashlets/rid/?rid=A-5657-2008...

  • Do you want to give a boost to your h index ?

    21 septembre 2010 ( #Fancy lab )

    With a title like this, I'm sure my blog will receive much visits from search engines . If you came here while looking for some h index or h factor data, then you'll already wasting your time. Procrastinate a few more minutes to this very well written...

  • Master Erasmus Mundus Nano Bio Photonics

    21 avril 2010 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    The Master for Photonics Engineering, Nanophotonics and Biophotonics merging top universities in Marseille, Karlsruhe and Barcelona is seeking excellent students candidates of European Union nationality. 8 positions are offered, with a grant up to 10...

  • Surface-enhanced fluorescence with corrugated nanoapertures

    04 juillet 2011 ( #Recent research work )

    Subwavelength apertures milled in metallic films are receiving a growing interest to tailor light at the nanoscale, and improve the detection methods of single molecules. In an article published in the July 04th issue of Optics Express, we quantify the...

  • Full-time ATER position at Fresnel Institute

    15 avril 2014 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    There is currently one opening position for an Attaché Temporaire d'Enseignement et de Recherche ATER (one-year non-renewable assistant professor contract) associated to Aix Marseille University. The research program will be done in one the groups at...

  • Fluorescence lifetime measurements with PicoQuant systems

    24 juillet 2009 ( #Recent research work )

    My team is conducting a partnership with PicoQuant GmbH for fluorescence lifetime measurements with time-correlated single photon counting. As a brief summary, we operate the following PicoQuant devices : - LDH-P-635 picosecond laser diode working at...

  • PhD Defense Heykel Aouani

    24 août 2011 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    My coworker Heykel Aouani will defend his PhD on September 08th (13:00, Ponte Amphi). The thesis is entitled "Optical nanoantennas to enhance and control molecular fluorescence in subwavelength volumes". Thesis committee: - Prof. Romain Quidant (ICFO...

  • Assistant Professor position open on nanophotonics

    02 mars 2011 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    The Fresnel Institute is hiring a top qualified researcher to fill an assistant professor (Maitre de Conference in French) position. The research topic will primarily deal with theoretical simulations of nanophotonics. Read the full details here, and...

  • Science Festival Marseille 2009

    15 décembre 2009 ( #Fancy lab )

    Last November, we had the French Science festival "fete de la science" for 2009. My lab hold a group of tables at the scientific village set close to Marseille's Vieux Port, in the very heart of the city. This year, we were celebrating the 400th anniversary...

  • Latest paper: optical fibers to replace microscopes for single molecule fluorescence detection

    05 février 2010 ( #Recent research work )

    Intensity is not enough. Many techniques in optical microscopy take advantage of analysis methods based on single molecule detection events. These measurements provide access to a wide variety of data such as local concentration, structure or mobility...

  • Scientific achievements 2007-2010

    01 janvier 2011 ( #Recent research work )

    On January 05-06th, the entire Fresnel Institute will be evaluated regarding its activities during the 2007-2010 period. The final slide of my presentation for this evaluation will summarize the main achievements (see the links to read more): 2007: live...

  • Porquerolles Summer School on Plasmonics

    17 avril 2009 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    As a member of the organizing committee, I’m pleased to announce the forthcoming summer school on Plasmonics that will bring together the European specialists of Plasmonics on Porquerolles island (Côte d'Azur, France) from the 13th to the 17th of september...

  • Nanophotonics job updates

    31 janvier 2012 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    In late 2012, several job offers in nano-optics and biophotonics were posted. See the call webpage here. Several positions have been filled now, I am delighted to welcome new young scientists in the coming weeks. Positions still open: PhD position NanoVista...

  • Latest (review) paper : nanophotonics and FCS

    10 février 2010 ( #Recent research work )

    Published in the January issue of Int. J. Mol. Sci., this review is freely available for download here (4.1Mb). Abstract: Recent advances in nanophotonics open the way for promising applications towards efficient single molecule fluorescence analysis....

  • Research highlighted by CNRS

    03 février 2011 ( #Recent research work )

    Our latest research published in a Nano Letters article has been selected by the CNRS in the "highlighted news" section. Here is an English version: Molecular Nano-Headlight: turning a single molecule into a bright source of light Looking for single molecules...

  • NanoBioPlasmonics course

    12 novembre 2009 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    I just gave a master's level class on biophotonic applications of plasmons, so I'm pleased to share a few images taken from the web. NanoBioPlasmonics: outline 1- Surface plasmon concepts 2- Surface Plasmon Resonance sensors SPR 3- Surface enhanced Raman...

  • SPIE Photonics West Proceedings 1

    02 avril 2010 ( #Recent research work )

    Following in SPIE Photonics West conference in last January, we have a proceedings paper published. High-efficiency single molecule fluorescence detection and correlation spectroscopy with dielectric microspheres H. Aouani, N. Djaker, J. Wenger, and H....

  • My first article in Micscape

    28 mars 2010 ( #Fancy lab )

    For those of you who do academic research on (nano)photonics but don't know about the Micscape journal, then you're definitely missing one of the major publications about microscopy It's loaded with plenty of useful / interesting / futile* stuff (* choose...

  • Nanophotonic enhancement of the Förster resonance energy transfer rate on single DNA molecules

    10 avril 2014 ( #Recent research work )

    See our new preprint released on ArXiv 1403.2222: Nanophotonic enhancement of the Förster resonance energy transfer rate on single DNA molecules Nanophotonics achieves accurate control over the luminescence properties of a single quantum emitter by tailoring...

  • Summer School on Plasmonics Porquerolles SSOP 2

    02 mars 2011 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    Many of you were awaiting it (I can see it from the visits and research keywords pointing to this blog), here it comes for your greatest nanoplasmonic pleasure : the Summer School on Plasmonics 2nd edition 2011 in the beautiful Porquerolles island. Book...

  • European Master Nano Photonics

    14 avril 2010 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    The Master for Photonics Engineering, Nanophotonics and Biophotonics aims at giving an extensive two-year teaching program from fundamentals to advanced research topics in Photonics and its interdisciplinary applications. The application for European...

  • Cool video: iso-microscopy

    23 novembre 2010 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    Isotropic single-objective microscopy (ISO-microscopy) is a novel method developed by colleagues at the Fresnel Institute to overcome the limits set by diffraction in optical microscopy. With ISO-microscopy, light is focused into an isotropic spherical...

  • Beaming of fluorescence light with plasmonic crystals

    15 novembre 2013 ( #Recent research work )

    Collecting each and every photon that a single molecule emits is a major goal in nanophotonic devices. To boost extraction efficiencies, the two mainstream strategies are on one hand plasmonics to enhance local field strengths and induce antenna effects,...

  • NanoVista project: photonic antennas for biology

    25 janvier 2012 ( #Recent research work )

    One of the ultimate challenges in biology is to understand the relationship between the structure, function and dynamics of biomolecules in their natural environment: the living cell. The goal of NANO-VISTA is to exploit novel concepts of photonic antennas...

  • 3rd summer school on plasmonics SSOP3

    05 avril 2013 ( #Nanophotonics pick )

    Submissions and registrations for the 3rd Summer School On Plasmonics are now open. This summer school will bring together international specialists in Plasmonics on one of the most beautiful islands of the Mediterranean. Check out the exciting program...

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