Jean-Louis Déjardin holds a Ph.D. degree from the University of Montpellier, Montpellier, France, 1971, and a Doctoral degree from University of Montpellier/Perpignan, 1977. From 1971 to 1979 he worked as a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (University of Perpignan, Perpignan, France) and a Professor (University of Benin, Cotonou, Benin). From 1979 to 1985 he served as a Full Professor (University of Perpignan, Perpignan, France). He currently works as an Emeritus Professor at PROMES/CNRS (UPR8521), University of Perpignan. Déjardin is a Member of the International Board of the ELOPTO Conference Series; a Referee for the Journals of the American Physical Society (APS), AIP, Elsevier, and IOPscience; the author of about 100 publications in refereed journals, 40 conferences/seminars, 1 book (Dynamic Kerr effect, World Scientific, 234 pages), and 3 chapters of books. His areas of expertise (theoretical) include diffusion processes, rotational Brownian motion in dielectric (polymers, liquid crystals, polyelectrolytes) or magnetic (ferrofluids) media, linear and nonlinear responses to external fields (electrooptics, birefringence), dynamics of magnetic moments, ferromagnetic resonance, statistical physics at and out of equilibrium, and ensemble averages.
Biography Updated on 3 September 2013