Université de Bordeaux

Philippe Laurent

Last update Wednesday 01 December 2021

University of Liège, Belgium

Philippe Laurent graduated from the University of Liège (Belgium) in 2002 as an electromechanical engineer. From 2002 to 2008, he pursued his Ph.D. on measurement and instrumentation, focusing on thermal effects in superconductors. During the same period, he was Teaching Assistant in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Liège. In 2006, he was the recipient of a 4-month scholarship at the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom). After his thesis, he worked as Materials and Process Engineer in aeronautics at Safran Aero Booster. In 2010, he returned to the University of Liège as a research engineer at the Microsys Lab. In March 2016, he was part of the team that won the $1 million prize for the Little Box Challenge, an engineering competition run by Google and the IEEE's Power Electronics Society. In June 2016, he won first prize at the 5G World 2016 Innovation Accelerator (London – United Kingdom). Currently, Philippe Laurent is carrying out research in Ultra-Low-Power IoT. 

Wednesday 01 December 2021 by DUFFY Ciara. Last update Wednesday 01 December 2021