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physicist , researcher

Dominique Langevin, French physicist, researcher. Recipient Grand prize (Institut Francais du Petrole) Academy of Science, Paris, 1991, L'Oreal/United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization for Women in Material Sciences (Europe-France) Laureate, 2005. Member European Colloid and Interface Society (president 1992-1993).

Background

Langevin, Dominique was born on July 24, 1947 in Angouleme, Charente, France. Daughter of Maurice and Jacqueline (Maujean) Cruchon.

Education

Bachelor, Liceo Benalcazar, Cali, Colombia, 1962. Licence Physique, Ecole Normale Superior, Paris, 1967. Agregation Physique, Ecole Normale Superior, Paris, 1969.

Doctorat d'Etat, Ecole Normale Superior, Paris, 1974.

Career

Attache de recherche, National Center for Scientific Research, Paris, 1969-1973; charge de recherche, National Center for Scientific Research, Paris, 1973-1978; maitre de recherche, National Center for Scientific Research, Paris, 1978-1989; director research, National Center for Scientific Research, Paris, since 1989; director German Democratic Republic, National Center for Scientific Research, Paris, 1989-1992; director, Center de Recherche Paul Pascal, Pessac, France, since 1994. Consultant Science Et Tec, Paris, since 1989.

Membership

Member European Colloid and Interface Society (president 1992-1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, tennis.

Connections

Married Michel Langevin, August 2, 1969. Children: Claire, Brigitte, Sophie, Christine.

father:
Maurice Cruchon

mother:
Jacqueline (Maujean) Cruchon

spouse:
Michel Langevin

children:
Sophie Langevin

Christine Langevin

Claire Langevin

Brigitte Langevin