Former Members

Former Group Members

Ms. Jianmei HUANG
Visiting PhD Student EMPA & EPFL: Borohydrides
PhD Student South China Uni. of Tech.
M. (Chem Eng.) South China Uni. of Tech.
B. (Chem. Eng.) Guangxi Uni. of Nationall.1. 7. 2014 – 30. 6. 2015
Mr. Marco HOLZER
PhD Student at EPFL: CO2 & H2 Sorption
M. Chem. Eng. ETHZ
B. Chem. Eng. ETHZ2. 9. 2013 – 30. 6. 2015
Dr. Z. Özlem KOCABAS
Post. Doc. EMPA:  Thermodynamics Complex Hydrides
PhD Sabancı University
B. Mat. Sci. Sabancı University1. 4. 2014 – 31. 3. 2015
Ms. Claire BARIL
Student: Installation, Chemicals
B. Sc. en Chimie et Génie Chimique
EPFL27. 7. 2015 – 11. 9. 2015
Mrs. Annick ÉVEQUOZ
Secretary: Administration, Finances LMER1. 1. 2015 – 31. 7. 2016
photo Mauron Dr. Philippe MAURON
Senior scientist:  Hydrogen in Nanomaterials
Sci. Col. EMPA
Post Doc. VU, Amsterdam
PhD Uni. Fribourg, Switzerland
M. Sc. (Physics) Uni Fribourg
1. 1. 2015 – 30. 9. 2016
Mr. Marco CALIZZI
Visiting PhD student: IR, Raman spectroscopy
PhD Student at Uni Bologna
Supervisor is Lucca Pasquini
M.Sc. Physics, Bologna25. 1. 2016 – 10. 7. 2016

photo Callini Dr. Elsa CALLINI
Scientist: Reaction Mechanism Hydrides
Post Doc EMPA
Visiting Sc. CALTECH
PhD University of Bologna
M. (Physics) University of Bologna
B. (Physics) University of Milano1. 3. 2015 – 28. 2. 2016

Eng. David LOPIN
Project Engineer: Instrument Development
Engineer HES-SO
Bacholor of science in Industrial Systems
CFC d’automaticien
CFC d’Informaticien

15. 8. 2015 – 6. 12. 2016

   Dr. Shunsuke KATO
Scientist: Surfaces, catalysis
Post. Doc. EMPA
Post Doc. PSI, SLS
PhD Uni. Fribourg, Switzerland
M. Eng. (Physics), Tokai University1. 3. 2015 – 28. 2. 2017
Thomas BAUMELER Mr. Thomas BAUMELER
Master student EPFL
MS in Molecular and Biological chemistry
BS in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Lycée Cantonal de Porrentruy, Porrentruy
Swiss Matura with options biology, chemistry and physics15. 9. 2016 – 31. 12. 2016
 Simon CHAMPAGNE Mr. Simon CHAMPAGNE
Master student EPFL
MS de Chimie Moléculaire – Chimie Biologie
École Normale Supérieure de Lyon (ENS de Lyon)
MS de Chimie Lyon
Licence de Chimie et Physique Lyon
Licence en Sciences de la Matière, majeure Chimie
Licence en Géosciences15. 9. 2016 – 31. 12. 2016

Dr. Maria ORLOVA
Post. Doc.: Synthesis and structure of nano-materials, XRD, neutrons
Post. Doc. Uni. of Innsbruck, IAustria (c/o Sandoz)
Post. Doc. ERS, Grenoble, France
Post. Doc. Uni. of Geneva, Switzerland
Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
MS. Chemistry, University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia1. 9. 2016 – 31. 3. 2017
Eng. Jérémie BÉRARD 
Project Engineer: Development Demonstrator
Engineer HES-SO
Master en tech. industrielle.
Bachelor en système industriel 
Certificat fédéral de capacité d’automaticien, Maturité1. 7. 2015 – 31. 3. 2017
Mr. Loris RAMIREZ
CIVI LMER, EPFL
CFC d’Automaticien CPNV
Certificat en Anglais Général (Niv. B1)
BBSI, Bournemouth
Certificat d’études secondaires (VSG)
Etablissement secondaire de Léon-Michaud30. 1.  2017 – 14. 4. 2017
Mrs. Constance VISSER WITMAN
Secretary: Administration, Finances LMER
Master Etudes Européennes (Université Aix-Marseille I)
Licence Administration Économique et Sociale (Université de Rouen)13. 6. 2016 – 30. 6. 2017
  Mr. Vincent VERNAY
M.S. student EPFL Materials Engineering
B.S. EPFL Materials engineering6. 2. 2017 – 11. 7. 2017

Mr. Jens NESTL

Chemistry student of TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

Internship
X-ray diffraction, Thermodynamics of Hydrides

1. 9. – 30. 9. 2017

Mrs. Diana PIERMARINI
BS student Imperial College London10. 7. 2017 – 31. 8. 2017
Mrs. Pamela CONJURA
BS student Chem. Eng. EPFL & Imperial College London1. 7. 2017 – 13. 9. 2017
Dr. Noris GALLANDAT

Post. Doc.: Realization and scientific evaluation of the demonstrator (SSDS)
PhD Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, (Excellence scholarship) ETH Zürich, Switzerland

4. 8. 2016 – 31. 10. 2017

Dr. Mariana SPODARYK
Post. Doc.: Electrochem. COreduction
PhD Nat. Acad. of Sc. Kyiv, Ukraine
MS. in Tech. Electrochem. 
BS. Chem. Tech & Eng., Kyiv Nat. Uni. of Tech. and Design1. 10. 2015 – 31. 3. 2018
Mr. Chihui ZHENG
Msc student EPFL
Master in Chemistry EPFL
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Tsinghua University, Beijing
The International Summer Camp of Life Chemistry, NanJing University, Nanjing14. 09. – 14. 12. 2017
Mr. Matthieu Porchet
Msc student EPFL
Master in Molecular Chemistry at EPFL
Bachelor in Chemistry at EPFL14. 09. – 14. 12. 2017
Mr. Adrien DEPALLENS
Msc student EPFL
Master of Science in Molecular and Biological Chemistry (EPFL)
Bachelor in chemistry and chemical engineering (EPFL)
Ecole Moser, Nyon, Bilingual Federal Maturity French- German14. 09. – 14. 12. 2017
Mrs. Imen BOUSRIH
Internship at EPFL
Master in Chemistry, Univ. of Monastir, Tunesia
Diploma Fundamental Bachelor in chemistry, Univ. of Monastir, Tunesia1. 1. – 31. 3. 2018
Mr. Francois ABBET
Project Engineer EPFL
Construction and Analysis of the Demonstrator (SSDS)
MS. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL
BS. in Mechanical Engineering, EPFL17. 10. 2016 – 31. 8. 2018
Mrs. Valentina WALLER
Engineer of LMER
Bachelor of science in mechanical engineering at FHNW Brugg Windisch
Language school in Totnes, UK, preparation for CAE
Apprenticeship (4 years) as physics laboratory technician at ETH Zürich1. 5. 2017 – 31. 5. 2018
Mr. Lukas SMITH
MSc student EPFL
Master in Chemical Engineering EPFL
Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (with distinction), University of Calgary, Canada15. 2. – 30. 6. 2018
Ms. Asma MANSOURI
MSc student University of Geneva
Master in Chemistry
27. 7. – 24. 8. 2018
Ms. Miriam WISCHMANN
Administration
1.6.2017 . 31. 12. 2018