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Operational team

The T-Waves Technologies operational team stands out for its experience and its complementary skills:

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Thierry Antonini

– a robotics engineer from Ecole Centrale de Nantes and holder of an MBA,
– has 28 years experience in the business of high added value products, services and technical solutions, including
eighteen years as director of a profit centre in France and abroad.
Eight years in the non-destructive testing sector using cameras (visible and IR) for industrial applications.
– functions: Chairman and Managing Director of the company.

Wojciech Knap,

– holds a PhD in condensed material physics and is Research Director (DR1) at CNRS-University of Montpellier in the Terahertz Spectroscopy and Quantic Metrology Department of the Charles Coulomb laboratory,
– has been researching in Terahertz waves domain for 31 years,
– has written many internationally-renowned publications, mainly on Terahertz detection and emission based on semi-conductors,
– manages the TeraLab technological platform.
– functions: Scientific director of the company.

Christophe Archier,

– graduated as an opto-electronics engineer from University Paris Sud,
– has more than 21 years experience in research/development and manufacture of opto-electronic systems in management, project management, product design and industrialisation, international purchases, managing industrial sub-contractors and setting up test systems,
– functions: Technical and Industrial Director of the company.

Meriam Triki,

– holds a PhD in condensed matter physics and radiation,
– has eleven years experience in research and development in optics, infrared and visible spectroscopy, development and design of optical systems, characterisation and development of laser sources, wave-material interaction modelling and simulation and collaborative project management,
– functions: R&D project manager.

Scientific council:

Frederic Teppe,– holds a PhD in condensed material physics and has accreditation to supervise research works (HDR)
– is a researcher at CNRS (research assistant) within the University of Montpellier, head of  the “Terahertz Spectroscopy ” Department of the Charles Coulomb laboratory,
– has been researching terahertz spectroscopy of solids for thirteen years (plasmons, magnetoplasmons, cyclotron resonance and Dirac fermions),
– has written many internationally-renowned publications, mainly on Terahertz detection by plasma waves in nano-transistors.
– functions : President of the scientific council.

Pierre Solignac,

– is an electronics design engineer at CNRS-University of Montpellier in the Terahertz Spectroscopy and Quantic Metrology Department of the Charles Coulomb laboratory,
– has been studying and carrying out projects for eleven years in analog and digital electronics: electronics for instrumentation, sensors, low signals low noises, microcontroller, DSP and electromagnetic compatibility,
– has good knowledge of electronic design and simulation tools and of programming languages and tools.

Nina Dyakonova,

– is a research engineer at CNRS-University of Montpellier in the Terahertz Spectroscopy and Quantic Metrology Department of the Charles Coulomb laboratory,
– has been involved in research work for thirty three years, including fourteen in the field of Terahertz waves,
– has written many publications on Terahertz detection and emission in devices based on semi-conductors and low-frequency electronic transport and electronic noise in semi-conductors.