Christophe Calers

CNRS Engineer

Email : christophe [dot] calers [at] univ-rennes1 [dot] fr

Phone : +33 (0)

Office number : Building 10A, Room 254/1

Education and Professional Experience

  • 2017 CNRS Engineer at UMR CNRS 6226 Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes, Equipe Verres et Céramiques, University of Rennes I
  • 2011-2017 CNRS Engineer at UMR CNRS 7197 Laboratoire de Réactivité de Surface, University Pierre et Marie Curie
  • 2011 Teacher in High School in Physical Science at Collège Lycée Saint Stanislas, Nantes
  • 2009-2010 Research assistant at Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Physikalisches Institut, Freiburg-am-Breisgau, Germany

Technical skills

  • Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) performed in using IT300 from Jeol microscope in high or low vacuum mode. Possible to use Energy Dispersive X-ray analyser (EDS)
  • X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) using a temperature-dependant diffractometer Empyrean (from room temperature to 1200°C) and a powder diffractometer X'Pert Pro  from Malvern Panalytical
  • X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)
  • Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)
  • Optical microscope using the Keyence VHX-5000 (2D and 3D)

Other activities

  • Radiation Protection Officer
  • Laser Security Referent
  • Webmaster for the Glasses and Ceramics team
  • in the communication workgroup



XPS, SEM, XRD, AFM, glasses, materials

Publications referenced in HAL