Funded R&D internships

2016-2017 Internships

Igniroof : fireproof treatment of cellulose for roof applications


Univ. Aix Marseille

Supervisors: Céline Martin (LGP2) - François Ruffenach


Nanomold 3D : 3D printing of cellulose molds for packaging applications

Marie Billot


Supervisors: Julien Bras - Davide Beneventi (LGP2)


Deinking of printed electronic papers

Céline Chrétien


Supervisors: Nathalie Marlin (LGP2)


Development of a new marine turbine

Raphaël Garcia


Supervisors: Thierry Maître (LEGI)


Encapsulation of printed electronics in paper materials

Lara Gaulier


Supervisors: Davide Beneventi (LGP2) - Gaëlle Rey (MIND)


STEAM-MFC: steam defibrilation of white cellulose fibres for the production of microfibrillated cellulose 

Malek Khadraoui


Supervisors: Evelyne Mauret (LGP2) - Nicolas Brosse (LERMAB)


Atomic force microscopy as a new tool for the study of the mechanical properties of composite materials

Hugo Mayeur


Supervisors: Cécile Sillard - Alain Dufresne (LGP2)

Modelling the static and cyclic behaviour of concrete posts under axial and lateral loading

Saad Abderrahmane MOUMAYEZ


Supervisors: Daniel Dias (3SR)

Implementation of inertial effects in numerical codes for the simulation of the behaviour of elasto-visco-plastic fluids

François Villette


Supervisors: Laurent Jossic (LRP) & Frédéric Dufour (3SR)

Microcapsules: fabrication and rehological properties of the interface

Ogonna George Nnaji


Supervisors: Clément de Loubens (LRP) & Deniz Gunes (Nestlé)

2015-2016 Internships


Enhancing Supramolecular Interactions in Aromatic Containing Polymer / Cellulose Nanocrystal Nanocomposites

Emile Rivoire

Material science and engineering (G-INP)

Supervisor: Julien Bras (LGP2) - Johan Foster (Virginia Tech)


Dispersion and time of transit of red blood cells in capillaries: towards a new method for the analytical fractionation of a red blood cells population

Sylvain Losserand


Supervisor: Thomas Podgorski and Gwennou Coupier (LIPhy)


Nanocrystals inter-crosslinking in materials for barrier or sealability properties or in hydrogels for medical applications

Manon Le Gars


Supervisor: Julien Bras (LGP2) and Emily Cranston (McMaster University)


Analysis of the behaviour of swimming micro algae in a microfluidic system in presence of obstacles


Marvin Brun Cosme


Supervisor: Salima Rafaï and Philippe Peyla


Design and production of thermoplastic composite materials for 3D printing


Antonio Vulcano

Politecnico di Torino - Materials engineering

Supervisor: Davide Beneventi (LGP2)

2014-2015 Internships


In situ fibrillation by extrusion

Blagoj Karakashov (Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania, Greece)

Post-Master Biorefinery

Supervisor: Julien Bras (LGP2)


Experimental calibration of velocity probes in various flow conditions

Manuel Poncela (Spain)

Master Mechanical and Energy Engineering (ME)

Supervisor: Alain Cartellier (LEGI)


Processing and mechanical properties of bio-based films for packaging

Assiatou Diallo (Guinea)

L3 Chemistry and Process Engineering

Supervisor: Frédéric Pignon (LRP)

2013-2014 Internships


Study of a new membrane filtration process for starch nanocrystals preparation

Hajar Mohieddine (Univ. Joseph Fourier, Grenoble)

Master Chemistry and Processes, Still in progress

Supervisor: Agnès Guillet (LGP2)

2012-2013 Internships


Lignocellulosic biomass valorisation in pharmacochemistry: enhancement of extraction processes through opitmised enzymatic reactions

Thomas Dechoux (Univ. Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France)

Master Health and Drug Engineering, defended September 2013

Supervisor: Christine Chirat (LGP2); Bertrand Toussaint (CHU Grenoble)