Curriculum Vitae

Full Name:   William Simon Sacks
Marital Status:   Single, two children
Date of Birth:   March 31st, 1958
Place of Birth:   New York City (U.S.A.)
Residency:   Permanent resident in France
Laboratory:

Institut des Nanosciences de Paris
Campus Boucicaut
140, rue de Lourmel
75015 PARIS
Tel. 01 44 27 78 30
Bureau 3.0.11

Diplomas

June 2000 Université Paris VI
Pierre et Marie Curie
Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches (HDR)
May 1985 Georgetown University
Washington, D.C.
Doctor of Philosopy, (Ph.D.)
May 1984 Georgetown University
Washington, D.C.
Master of Science, (M.Sc.)
December 1980 Tufts University
Boston, Mass.
Bachelor of Science, (B.Sc.)
June 1975 The International School of Geneva
Geneva, Switzerland
High School Diploma

 

Professional Experience

2001-present ProfesseurUniversité Pierre et Marie Curie
Institut des Nanosciences de Paris
Groupe de Physique des Solides, (G.P.S.)
Paris
1988-2001 Maître de ConférencesUniversité Pierre et Marie Curie
Groupe de Physique des Solides, (G.P.S.)
Paris
1987-1988 Assistant AssociéInstitut Universitaire de Technologie,
Université de Reims,
1985-1986 Chargé de Recherches AssociéCentre National de la Recherche Scientifique
C.N.R.S., France
1981-1985 Teaching AssistantDepartment of Physics,
Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

To know more about our research activity, visit our team's web page

 

Doctoral Students

Dates
Student
Present Position
1993-1996 Pierre Mallet
Favart Prize
C.N.R.S. Researcher, L.E.P.E.S.
Grenoble, France
1997-2000 Tristan CrenPost Doc, E.P.F.L.
Lausanne, Switzerland
2000-2004 Ronan Lamy 
2005-Present Vincent Dubost  

 

Other Information

Languages : English, French and a smidgen of Spanish
Computing : C++, Mathematica, Visual C++, Visual Basic, and a smidgen of HTML
And finally : Music (Jazz) enthusiast, and a smidgen of Chess.

Last updated June, 2006. Any opinions or policies expressed herein are entirely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the INSP laboratory, of the University of Paris VI and of the C.N.R.S.