Nicole Jaffrezic-Renault received her Engineering degree from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie, Paris, France, in 1971 and the Doctorat d’Etatés Sciences Physiques from the University of Paris, Paris, France, in 1976. She joined Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France, in 1984 and Claude Bernard University Lyon 1 in 2007. As Director of Research at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and the President of the Chemical Micro Sensor Club (CMC2), her research activities include conception and design of (bio)chemical sensors and their integration in microsystems. She is currently tutoring 2 postdocs, 6 Ph.D. students, and 2 M.S. These students are involved in four European projects and in several national projects for the development of microsystems for biomedical and environmental monitoring and for food safety. She is Leader in a national program (INTEGREAU) involving 4 academic partners and 2 companies for the development and industrial transfer of a generic microsystem for the monitoring of natural waters according to the framework directive on water quality. She published more than 400 papers with more than 5000 citations (H index: 33). She is a Member of the following Editorial Boards: Editorial Board of Sensors Letters, Editorial Board of Sensors and Transducers Journal, Editorial Board of ITBM-RBM, Editorial Board of SENSORS (MDPI), Editorial Board of BIOSENSORS (MDPI), and Editorial Board of ISRN Biomaterials. The awards she has received include Médaille Frantisek Krisik de l’Académie des Sciences de la République Tchèque (2007) and Chevalier dans l’ordre de la Legion d’Honneur (2012).
Biography Updated on 23 April 2012