2020 MPPL Winner Thibault Sohier

2020 Prize Winner Thibault Sohier

2020 Michelson Postdoctoral Prize

Thibault Sohier has been awarded the 2020 Michelson Postdoctoral Prize for his contributions to the theory of two dimensional materials, notably for his studies of electron-phonon interaction and electron transport. Dr. Sohier received his PhD in Physics in 2015 at the Université Pierre et Marie Curie in Paris and did postdoctoral work at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and at the University of Liège in Belgium.
 
Join us for his series of talks taking place November 29 – December 4, 2021!
 
Monday, November 29, 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Foldy Room, Rockefeller 221
Seminar 1 – Modelling and engineering of phonon-limited transport in 2D materials from first-principles (see abstract)
 
Tuesday, November 30, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Foldy Room, Rockefeller 221
Seminar 2 – Graphene case study: why is it so good, and can it be even better? (see abstract)
 
Thursday, December 2, 4pm to 5 pm
Rockefeller 301 Colloquium
2D electron-phonon physics from first-principles (see abstract)
 
Friday December 4, 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Foldy Room, Rockefeller 221
Seminar 3 – 2D materials discovery and design (see abstract)
 
All talks are in-person with limited seating and via Zoom.
Zoom ID: 959 4212 0248 Passcode: 859815
 

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