2019-2020 R&D internships

For confidentiality reasons, the detailed descriptions of the projects and the industrial partners are not available online

Quantum dots: formulation of functional inks with fluorescent nano particles for printing applications


Supervisors: Anne Blayo and Aurore Denneulin (lPG2) in collaboration with the Chemistry Institute of Clermont-Ferrand (Damien Boyer)

Rheological properties of sewage water treatment sludges during transport and dehydration


Supervisors: Laurent Jossic and Albert Magnin (LRP)

Development of active carbon filters doped with ionic liquids for innovative air treatment solutions


Supervisor: Jean-Marc Lévêque (LRP)

2018-2019 R&D internships

Hybrid bio-based materials: mechanical and functional properties of cellulosic substrate coated with ceramic by atomic layer deposition

Mario Just

Supervisors: Erwan Gicquel (SIMAP) & Julien Bras (LGP2)

Modelling of piles submitted to cyclic loading

Mahmoud Hamed

Supervisors: Christophe Dano (3SR)

Characterisation of viscoelastic liquids thanks to particle migration in a microfluidic device: application to oil recovery

Xavier Salas Barzola

Supervisors: Clément de Loubens (LRP)

2017-2018 R&D internships

In situ characterisation of liquifiable soils: validation of a new testing device

Francesco Celeste

Supervisor: Luc Sibille (3SR)

Using alpine plants for the production of nano-celluloses

Loreleï Douard

Supervisors: Julien Bras & Fleur Rol (LGP2)



Role of interfacial properties on the motion of confined bubbles in model porous media

Luis Carlos Morocho Rosero

Supervisor: Hugues Bodiguel (LRP)

Direct 3D printing on thermoplastic objects

Joseph Samman

Supervisor: Nadège Reverdy-Bruas (LGP2)

Agitation and mixing of cellulose nanofibrils: a new measuring tool

Ngene Gloria

Supervisors: Gérard Mortha & Jean-Claude Roux (LGP2)

Regolith from asteroids: formation and evolution

Dang Khoa Pham

Supervisors: Gioacchino Viggiani & Robert Peyroux (3SR)

2016-2017 R&D Internships

Design and fabrication of a magnetic micro-rheometer

Henrique Confortini

Supervisor: François Caton (LRP)

Development of a new numerical tool for the processing of images in fluorescence microscopy: application to paper fibres

Lilian Bordeau

Supervisor: Lucas Dollié (LGP2)

Igniroof : fireproof treatment of cellulose for roof applications


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 - Anne Blayo (LGP2)


Development of a new marine turbine

Raphaël Garcia

Supervisor: Thierry Maître (LEGI)

Encapsulation of printed electronics in paper materials

Lara Gaulier

Supervisor: Davide Beneventi (LGP2)

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

Supervisor: 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

Supervisor: Clément de Loubens (LRP)

2015-2016 R&D Internships

Enhancing supramolecular interactions in aromatic containing polymer / cellulose nanocrystal nanocomposites

Emile Rivoire

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 (LIPhy)

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

Manon Le Gars

Supervisors: Julien Bras (LGP2) & Emlily Cranston (McMaster University)

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

Marvin Brun Cosme Bruni

Supervisors: Salima Rafaï & Philippe Peyla (LIPhy)

Design and production of thermoplastic composite materials for 3D printing

Antonio Vulcano

Supervisor: Davide Beneventi (LGP2)

2014-2015 R&D Internships

In situ fibrillation by extrusion

Blagoj Karakashov

Supervisor: Julien Bras (LGP2)

Experimental calibration of velocity probes in various flow conditions

Manuel Poncela

Supervisor: Alain Cartellier (LEGI)

Processing and mechanical properties of bio-based films for packaging

Assiatou Diallo

Supervisor: Frédéric Pignon (LRP)

2013-2014 R&D Internships

Study of a new membrane filtration process for starch nanocrystals preparation

Hajar Mohieddine

Supervisor: Agnès Guillet (LGP2)

2012-2013 R&D Internships

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

Thomas Dechoux

Supervisors:Christine Chirat (LGP2) & Bertrand Toussaint (CHU Grenoble)