Head of CEA, GIANT Programs

Dr. Francine Papillon

Francine is currently the Head of the GIANT Programs coordination Group at CEA Grenoble and Coordinator of the GIANT Executive Committee. After starting her career in the applied metallurgy at CEA Saclay (1997-1998), she joined the Nuclear Division at CEA Cadarache (1998-2001). She was appointed as a visiting scientist at the Materials Science and Engineering Dep., Carnegie Mellon University (USA), and became the associate Director of the Materials Research Sciences and Engineering Center (2001-2008). Between 2008 and 2012, she was in charge of the Research and Education Program coordination at Minatec (Grenoble)