Julien Guénolé

Current position

Head of the atomistic simulations group at Institute of Physical Metallurgy and Metal Physics (IMM) at the RWTH Aachen University in Aachen (Aix-le-Chapelle) in Germany.

Research experiences

since 2018 Research Group Leader atomistic simulation group
Institute of Physical Metallurgy and Metal Physics (IMM) – Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sandra Korte-Kerzel
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Topics:
- Magnesium alloy
- Mechanics of nano-objects
- Dislocation-Interface Interactions in ceramics, metals and complexe alloys
- ...
2014 – 2017
PostDoc in Materials Science
institut 1 for General Materials Properties – Prof. Dr. M. Göken, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bitzek
Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Topics:
- Anisotropic Glasses
- Mechanics of nano-objects
- Irradiation Induced Damage by Focused Ion Beam
- Fracture in Metals
- Dislocation-Interface Interactions in Metals and Superalloys
2013 – 
PostDoc in Materials Science
Institut 8 of Materials Simulation – Prof. Dr. M. Zaiser and Dr. K. E. Aifantis
Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU) of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Topic: Dislocation-Grain Boundary Interactions in Metals
2013 –  Teaching and research Assistant
Pprime Institute, University of Poitiers – CNRS – ISAE-ENSMA, France
Topic: Dislocations-Grain boundaries interaction
2009-2012 – 

Ph.D. in Materials Science
Pprime Institute, University of Poitiers – CNRS – ISAE-ENSMA, France
Subject: Atomistic simulations of the mechanical properties of the silicon nanowires
Supervisors: Prof. S. Brochard and Dr. J. Godet
2009 –  Master's research project
PhyMat, UMR 6630 CNRS/University of Poitiers, France
Subject: Study of silicon nanowires deformation
Supervisors: Prof. S. Brochard and Dr. J. Godet
2008 –  Research project
PhyMat, UMR 6630 CNRS/University of Poitiers, France
Subject: Determination of activation parameters for the core transformation of the screw dislocation in silicon
Supervisors: Dr. L. Pizzagalli and Dr J. Godet
2007 –  Laboratory training
PhyMat, UMR 6630 CNRS/University of Poitiers, France
Subject: Theoretical study of the structural and electronic properties of SiC and MnN by the density functional theory
Supervisor: Dr. M. B. Kanoun


List of publications.
List of communications.

Community

Reviewer for international peer-reviewed journals:
- Elsevier: Materials & Design, Acta Materialia, Scripta Materialia, Applied Surface Science, Computational Materials Science.
- Taylor & Francis: Journal of Applied Statistics.
- Springer: JOM.

Awards:
- Outstanding Reviewer in 2016: Acta Materialia, Materials & Design.
- Best poster: Dislocation-precipitate interactions in superalloys at the ICM12 in Karlsruhe, as co-author.

Member of:
- Société Française de Physique (SFP) since 2010.
- Deutsche Physikalische Gesell­schaft (DPG) since 2014.
- European Physical Society (EPS) since 2017.

Teaching

2014-2017 –  Postdoctoral researcher, approx. 80h over four years.
Lectures on atomistic simulations; Practical work; Practicum & PhD students supervising.
Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg – Elite Master's Programme MAP.
2013 –  Teaching and research Assistant (ATER), 6 months, full time (96h).
Practical work (TP) on optics; Supervised work (TD) on electromagnetic; Praktikum supervising.
University of Poitiers – Institut Universitaire de Technologie (IUT).

Education & diploma

2012 –  Doctoral degree in Material Physics
Pprime Institute, Department of Physics and Mechanics of Materials
University of Poitiers – CNRS – ISAE-ENSMA, France
2011 –  School on parallel programming with Fortran/MPI
Organized by IDRIS, Poitiers, France
2010 –  Training on the presentation of a scientific paper
Organized by the University of Poitiers, France
2010 –  Summer school on the mechanics of Nano-Objects
Organized by CNRS, Autran, France
2009 –  Master's degree in Sciences & Technologies
Specialty « Physics, Materials »
University of Poitiers, France
2006 –  Bachelor's degree in Sciences & Technologies
Specialty « Physics & Chemistry »
University of Poitiers, France

Dissemination activities & Responsibilities

2014-2016 –  Management of the iStress ERC project for the Institute WW1 at the FAU (Main management from Roma Tre University, Italy)
Scientific and financial reporting. Scientific and review meetings. Fulfilment of deliverables and milestones.
2015 –  Die Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften”, scientific dissemination by the laboratories and the companies of the city of Nürnberg and Erlangen
Erlangen, Germany
2013 –  Die Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften”, scientific dissemination by the laboratories and the companies of the city of Nürnberg and Erlangen
Erlangen, Germany
2010-2012 – 
Elected member at the Laboratory Council of the Pprime Institute
Poitiers, France
2011 –  Fête de la science”, national event on Science dissemination
Poitiers, France
2011 –  Contributor at a round table on the nanosciences and nanotechnologies
Annual Lions Club convention, Poitiers, France
2010-2011 –  President of an association of graduate students (Master and PhD), the AESM
University of Poitiers, France
2010 –  Member of scientific committee at the exhibition "Secrets of the nano-world"
Poitiers, France
2010 –  Participation in “Fête de la science”, french national event on Science dissemination
Poitiers, France
2008 –  Scientific guide for the Exhibition "Physique and colors"
Poitiers, France