Sorbonne Université
Recherche - Paris
Spécialités / domaines
Multi-scale physics-chemistry-biology and cancer (molecules, cells, tissues and organisms)
Functions within Institut Curie:

Laboratoire de Physique des Solides d’Orsay (1968-1977) - Dynamics of liquid crystals, Hydrodynamics of lamellar phases, Fluctuations of membranes: interpretation of the Flicker phenomenon of Red Blood Cells.

Collège de France (1977 -1987) - Dynamics of polymer chains, Surface effects in porous fractals, Monolayers, Colloids and Interfaces.  

Institute Curie (1987-present) - Wetting and Dewetting, Polymers at interfaces, Tribology, DNA chains under flows, Cell adhesion, Cellular nanotubes, Tissue shivering and spreading, Giant keratocytes, Entangled active matter: from ants to cells, Hybrid particles-cells aggregates, Gas vesicles and Granules.


Recent books: with Pierre Nassoy, Pierre-Henri Puech

Adhesion to nanofibers drives cell membrane remodeling through one-dimensional wetting
Nature Communications
Arthur Charles-Orszag, Feng-Ching Tsai, Daria Bonazzi, Valeria Manriquez, Martin Sachse, Adeline Mallet, Audrey Salles, Keira Melican, Ralitza Staneva, Aurélie Bertin, Corinne Millien, Sylvie Goussard, Pierre Lafaye, Spencer Shorte, Matthieu Piel, Jacomine Krijnse-Locker, Françoise Brochard-Wyart, Patricia Bassereau, Guillaume Duménil