Funded R&D internships

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

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


Supervisor: Nathalie Marlin (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)