CV: R&D Mechanical Engineer - Physics Ph.D.


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 Date Submitted:30-01-2013
 Last Modified:31-01-2013 (03:38)
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 Current job:R&D Mechanical Engineer - Physics Ph.D.
 Employment Term:Permanent
 Job location:Anywhere
 Date available:immediately
 Industry:Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Launch Systems, Consulting/Engineering Services, Space Tourism
 KeywordsMechanical engineering and design Acoustics Vibrations Simulation Testing Thermal Sciences Optics Nanotechnologies Material Sciences

Professional Experience

2009 - 2012

Institut des NanoSciences de Paris (CNRS/Paris VI, 20-people team)
Ph.D. candidate in Physics – Ministerial Grant (3 years) – 3 conferences, 1 publication

Improved and used an optical setup based on the pump-probe technique of picosecond acoustics and laser interferometry,

Measured and analyzed mechanical response of semiconductor samples with metallic nanolayers,

Studied laser-matter interaction under various conditions of power, sample and layer nature, temperature from 5 to 300 K in partial vacuum,

Developped associated matlab code for nonlinear acoustics propagation in nanolayers simulation based on optico-thermo-elastic interactions in metals at ultrashort times,

Defended research work in various international conferences and wrote a publication.

2009 - 2012

Institut Jean le Rond d'Alembert (CNRS/Paris VI)
Teaching Assistant – (3 years)

Taught vibrations laboratories to 3rdyear mechanical engineering undergraduates,

Maintained experimental setups,

8-hour sessions of group management and animation.


Howard I. Shapiro & Associates, New York (Consulting engineers, 30 people )
Mechanical engineer – Internship (6 months)

Mechanical analysis of crane prototypes before issue of NYC DoB licenses,

Visited construction sites to certify cranes usage and installation.


Laboratoire Vibrations Acoustique (INSA de Lyon, 40-people team)
M.Sc. candidate in Vibrations – Airbus Intern (6 months)

Modelized vibrational behavior of multilayer material by simulated equivalent monolayer,

Established mechanical parameters database for usual composite materials,

Tested computer code through finite elements analysis.

2006 - 2007

Ingersoll Rand - Montabert, Lyon (mechanical industry, 330 employees)
Quality Controller in surface treatments (2 x 2 months)

Controlled surface treatment quality on critical hydraulic drill parts.

2004 - 2005

Miroiterie Targe, Lyon (glass industry, 50 employees)
Machinist (2 x 1 month)

Cut laminated glass and clear glass,

Glass and mirror crafts,

Delivered and installed glass panes,

On-site repairing.


Skills and Languages


CATIA V5, SolidEdge, Esprit, Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD.


Abaqus, Altair Hyperworks, Nastran.


AMESim, Sysnoise.


Matlab, Maple, Mathematica.


C++, Pascal, Visual Basic, Fortran.



Office Tools

LaTex, MS Office 2007, Open Office.


Bilingual - GRE (feb. 2009) Verbal: 490, Quantitative : 740, Analytical Writing : 4.0


Good knowledge


Training and Qualifications


Master of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Design

Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (INSA), Lyon


Master of Science, Acoustics and Vibrations

Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (INSA), Lyon

2006 - 2007

Exchange Student – Mechanical Engineering

McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada


Scientific and European English Baccalaureate, obtained with honors
Cité Scolaire Internationale de Lyon


Interests and Volunteering

2005 - 2008

RECrd, Villeurbanne, France

Co-founder, treasurer and secretary

Co-created this students association (cost benefit analysis, initial fundraising)

Recorded and edited students art performances (theatre, dance, concerts, jugglery, debates),

Managed team’s schedule (6 people), equipment and budget.

2006 - 2007

Student Walk Home Attending Team, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada

Participated in teams to escort students to their homes at night,

Involved radio protocol with campus police.


Swimming, badminton (competition at Paris VI), hiking, skiing.


World, Sciences and Technological News, historical novels, SF.

Cinema, occasionally enjoys photography and writing.

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