Laurent Lebrun graduated from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Caen, France, in 1991. He received a Ph.D. degree in acoustics in 1995 from the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (INSA), de Lyon, France, for his thesis on piezoelectric motors. During 2001, he was a visiting scientist at the Materials Research Institute of the Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pa, in the group of Professor Tom Shrout. Currently, he is a Professor at INSA de Lyon, with research interests concerning electroactive materials (ceramics, single crystals, and polymers) and smart structures.
Biography Updated on 6 June 2012