Director of Research in CNRS
Universite du Maine
Dominique Ausserre has completed his Ph.D. in 1985 in College de France, Paris. He joined the CNRS in 1986 and was a visiting scientist in IBM Almaden in 1987. He started a new lab in Institut Curie in 1988, and moved to Universite du Mans in 1991. He is director of research in CNRS since 1993. As the main inventor of the SEEC technique, he launched the start-up Nanoraptor in 2001. He has published more than 60 papers in reputed journals and filled about 15 patents, extending from instrumental optics to the physics of surfaces, complex fluids and polymers.