Institute of Glass and Ceramics

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Prof. Dr. Dominique de Ligny

    Prof de LignyProfessor of Materials Science
    Institute of Glass and Ceramics
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering
    Martensstr. 5
    91058 Erlangen, Germany

    Office: 1.40
    Tel: 09131 85-27553
    Email: dominique.de.ligny@fau.de

    Education
    1996 – PhD in Internal Geophysics, University Paris, France
    1992 – MSc in Geophysics, University of Paris, France
    1991 – BSc in Geophysics, University of Paris , France

    Research Positions
    2014-current     Professor for Glass, , Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
    2004 – 2013       Assistant Professor, Université Claude Bernard Lyon, France
    2004 – 2005       Assistant Professor, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie, France
    1999 – 2004       Quality and Environmental Manager, SIDEREM SA. ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
    1998 – 1999       Postdoctoral Position, University of California at Davis, USA
    1996 – 1998       Postdoctoral Position, Princeton University. USA
    1993 – 1996       Graduate Student, Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, France

    Awards and Honors
    Best Paper Award 2008 of the Nuclear and Environmental Technology Division of the American Ceramic Society

    Scientific Interests
    Linking glass properties to their atomic structure
    Silicate glasses in extreme conditions: hyperquenched, high temperature and high pressure
    Towards ultra-strong glasses: playing on the atomic coordination to increase strength
    New materials for optic: femtosecond laser treated glasses, doped glass-ceramics with luminescent elements
    Kinetic of recrystallization of glass ceramics
    Thermal behavior of glasses
    Linking glass properties to their atomic structure
    Silicate glasses in extreme conditions: hyperquenched, high temperature and high pressure
    Towards ultra-strong glasses: playing on the atomic coordination to increase strength
    New materials for optic: femtosecond laser treated glasses, doped glass-ceramics with luminescent elements
    Kinetic of recrystallization of glass ceramics
    Thermal behavior of glasses

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