​David Quéré / Director of Research at CNRS, PMMH, ESPCI, Paris, France

Professor at École polytechnique, Departments of Physics and Mechanics. Research in Soft Matter physics, with a particular interest in interfacial hydrodynamics – drops, films, morphogenesis, coating, biomimetics. About 170 publications, among which two books published in 2002 and 2003 and two CD-Roms published in 2005 and 2008. More than 300 invited seminars and conferences. Teaching in many Masters in Paris and Lyon, at École Polytechnique, ESPCI and École Normale Supérieure (Paris), IUSTI (Marseille), École Centrale (Paris), MIT (Boston) and Tsinghua (Beijing). In charge of the Les Houches School of Physics, summer 2012. Advisor of 30 PhD students  since 1991. Editorial Board (since 2008), Soft Matter. Co-Editor (2010-15) and Deputy Editor (since 2015), Europhysics Letters (EPL). Associate Editor (2012-16), Physics of Fluids. Editorial Board (since 2016), Physical Review Fluids.

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