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.

Unique identifier: Scopus (36570318300), ORCID (0000-0002-3288-8951) and ResearcherID (B-5932-2016).

Community

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

Awards:
- Outstanding Reviewer: Acta Materialia (2016), Materials & Design (2016).
- 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.
- Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde (DGM) since 2018.
- 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) [FP7-NMP-2013-LARGE-7, Grant Agreement N. 604646]
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