Local structure and dynamics of dense colloidal systems – 2020 Saint-Gobain prize

French ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet to continue experiments on foams

Perfect assemblies of gold nanoparticles

Current noise at the atomic scale — bronze medal from CNRS

Popularize and teach physics during the lockdown

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Local structure and dynamics of dense colloidal systems – 2020 Saint-Gobain prize

23 July 2021

Local structure and dynamics of dense colloidal systems – 2020 Saint-Gobain prize

Glasses are ubiquitous materials present in our daily life. They originate from the dynamical arrest of a fluid. If a fluid is cooled down or compressed sufficiently rapidly, it avoids (...)

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French ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet to continue experiments on foams

7 July 2021

French ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet to continue experiments on foams

The FOAM-C experiment studies the properties of liquid foams in zero gravity. It aims to uncover valuable information about the behaviour of such foams, which, often used in solid form, find a (...)

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Perfect assemblies of gold nanoparticles

28 May 2021

Perfect assemblies of gold nanoparticles

Nanoparticles can assemble in periodic structures, like atoms, called supercrystals. There are many applications for these materials (from catalysis to detection) but they require regular (...)

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Current noise at the atomic scale — bronze medal from CNRS

20 May 2021

Current noise at the atomic scale — bronze medal from CNRS

Many interesting properties in condensed matter systems originate from interactions between electrons. Since these interactions usually take place on short time scales, a measurement of (...)

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Popularize and teach physics during the lockdown

26 April 2021

Popularize and teach physics during the lockdown

The "Physics reimagined" team has been developing new ways of popularizing and teaching physics at LPS. The first lockdown in march 2020 was an opportunity for its members to test new approaches (...)

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