Manuel A. Pouchon

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Paul Scherrer Institut
Nuclear Energy and Safety Department Head of the Laboratory for Nuclear Materials (LNM) Leader of the Advanced Nuclear Materials Group (ANM) OHLD/102 5232 Villigen PSI Switzerland Tel: 41 56 310 22 45

EPFL AVP-PGE EDMX-ENS
MXF 110 (Bâtiment MXF)
Station 12
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL SB SPH-GE
PH A2 402 (Bâtiment PH)
Station 3
CH-1015 Lausanne

Office: PH A2 402
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EPFL SB IPHYS LRS
PH D3 465 (Bâtiment PH)
Station 3
CH-1015 Lausanne

Office: PH D3 465
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Professional course

Laboratory Head

Laboratory for Nuclear Materials (LNM)

Paul Scherrer Institut

April 1, 2015 - present

Leader of the Advance Nuclear Material (ANM) Group

Laboratory for Nuclear Materials (LNM)

Paul Scherrer Institut

August 1, 2012 - present

Materials Scientist

Laboratory for Nuclear Materials (LNM)

Paul Scherrer Institut

2008 - present

Materials Scientist

Laboratory for Materials Behaviour (LWV)

Paul Scherrer Insitut

May 1, 2002 - 2007

International Fellow

Waste Management and Fuel Cycle Research Centre, Advanced Fuel Recycle Technology Division

Japan Nuclear Cycle Development Institute (JNC), today JAEA

April 1, 2000 - April 30, 2002

PhD Student

Laboratory for Materials Behaviour (LWV)

Paul Scherrer Institut

January 1, 1997, March 1, 2000


Education

Contribution to the study of a zirconia based nuclear fuel for plutonium usage in light water reactor

Doctorat �s Sciences Mention Interdisciplinaire

Universit� de Gen�ve, Facult� des Sciences

December 16, 1999

Photorefraktiver Effekt in protonenimplantierten KNbO3 Wellenleitern

Physics

ETH Z�rich, Institut f�r Quantenelektonik, Laboratorium f�r Nichlineare Optik

July 12,1996

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Physics

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Materials Science and Engineering

Doctoral Program in Physics

Courses

Advanced topics in nuclear reactor materials

(Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

Effects of radiation on materials

The purpose of this course is to provide the necessary background to understand the effects of irradiation on pure metals and on alloys used in the nuclear industry. The relation between the radiation-induced defects and the evolution of the mechanical properties is highlighted.