Patrick Di Martino0000-0001-5450-2733
Patrick Di Martino was born in Moulins, France, in 1967. He received the Ph.D. degree in microbiology from the Université D'Auvergne (Clermont1), Clermont-Ferrand, France, in 1996. From September 1996 to August 1997, he was a temporary Assistant Professor (ATER) at the Institut Universitaire de Technologie, Université D'Auvergne (Clermont1), France. In September 1997, he joined the Université de Cergy-Pontoise (UCP), Cergy-Pontoise, France, as a permanent Assistant Professor (Maître de Conférences des Universités). In 1998, he obtained the Young Researcher of the Year Award of the city of Clermont-Ferrand, France. In 2002, Martino obtained the Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches (HDR) in microbiology from the Université de Cergy-Pontoise and became an Associate Professor (MCF-HDR). Since 2008, he has been an Assistant Director at the Laboratory ERRMECe-EA1391. Since 2009, he has been a Professor in microbiology at the Institut Universitaire de Technologie de Cergy-Pontoise and has been the Director of the Department of Génie Biologique (Applied Biology). Martino is mainly interested in bacterial adherence to surfaces and biofilm formation. He is a scientific expert in water at the French Anses Agency (Agence Nationale de Sécurité Sanitaire de l’Alimentation, de l’Environnement et du Travail) since 2011.
Biography Updated on 20 July 2011