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biophysicist

Jacques Donald de Certaines, French biophysicist. Vice-mayor Rennes, 1983-1989; president Federation Sky-diving Brittany, since 1998. Member Society Magnetic Resonance, European Society Magnetic Resonance in Biology and Medicine (board directors 1989-1992).

Background

Certaines, Jacques Donald de was born on April 10, 1946 in Lyon, France. Son of Edme and Brigitte (Dillon) de Certaines.

Education

Master of Science, University Sorbonne, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rennes, 1977.

Career

Fellow National Center for Science Research (National Center for Scientific Research), Dakar, 1968-1971, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Science Sociales, Paris, 1971-1974. Assistant Medical School, Rennes, 1974-1981. Director Nuclear magnetic resonance laboratory University Rennes, 1981-1999.

Director department clinical biology Rennes Cancer Institute, since 1995. Director Institute Metabolic and Microvascular Imaging Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale, University Rennes, since 2000. Research assistant University Copenhagen, 1989-1990.

Administrator Rennes-Atalante Science Park, France, 1984-1989, president, since 1998. Project management group European Projects in Medical Research Institute and materials research society, 1985-1994. President Start-up Incubator Emergys, since 1999.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Resonance Magnetique Nucleaire, 1987, La Fievre des Technopoles, 1988, Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Biofluids, 1989, Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy in Biology and Medicine, 1992-1996. Chief editor Journal Magnetic Resonance Analysis, 1995.

Membership

Vice-mayor Rennes, 1983-1989. President Federation Sky-diving Brittany, since 1998. Member Society Magnetic Resonance, European Society Magnetic Resonance in Biology and Medicine (board directors 1989-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: parachuting, sailing.

Connections

Married Madeleine Meunier, June 29, 1974. Children: Gwenola, Olivier, Anne-Gael.

father:
Edme Certaines

mother:
Brigitte (Dillon) Certaines

spouse:
Madeleine Meunier

children:
Gwenola Certaines

Olivier Certaines

Anne-Gael Certaines