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Practical teachers organise their practical work from Grenoble clean room facilities at the Inter-university Centre for MicroElectronics (CIME)
and research laboratories.



(CP: Core Practical)

(3 days for CP1 and CP3, 2 days for CP2 and 1 day for CP4)


  • CP1: “Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS)” (PDF)
             Modeling and characterization of a pressure gauge


  • CP2: “Submicron MOSFET modeling and characterization" (PDF)

  • CP3: "Fabrication technologies and electrical characterization of semiconductor devices" (PDF)


  • CP4: “BioChips ” Introduction to DNA microarray technology and application to comparative genomic hybridization (PDF)



II. NEAR-FIELD MICROSCOPIES (1 day) this practical is assigned, by the ESONN practicals responsibles, to participants according to their AFM and STM level, independently of their choices.


  • CP5: Practical work on Scanning Probe Microscopies (PDF) (at CIME or in a research laboratory):
    Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)
    Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (STM)




Practicals to be chosen within the following list and put in the online application form by preference order.
You can choose any practicals you would like to join, whatever session you apply to.


  • 01: FIB-SEM nano-tomography for materials science
    Pierre-Henri Jouneau, IRIG/MEM-CEA (PDF)


  • 02: Surface analysis, an introduction to XPS
    Grégory Berthomé, SIMaP, Grenoble INP. (PDF)


  • 04: Introduction to e-beam Lithography & Focus Ion Beam (FIB)
    Jean-François Motte, Institut Néel. (PDF)

  • 05: Growth by van der Waals epitaxy and characterization of two-dimensional transition metal diselenides
    Mathieu Jamet, SPINTEC-CEA, Alain Marty, CEA, Celine Vergnaud, CEA & Frederique Bonell, CNRS. (PDF)


  • 07: Skyrmionic Bubbles: Fabrication, characterisation
    Laurent Ranno, Institut Néel. (PDF)

  • 08: Electro-migration technique to fabricate a single molecule transistor
    Franck Balestro, Institut Néel. (PDF)

  • 10: Nonlinear response of plasmonic nanoantennas
    Guillaume Bachelier & Sanro Mathew, Institut Néel. (PDF)


  • 12: Spintronics: Characterisation of perpendicular anisotropy MRAM cells
    Ricardo Sousa, SPINTEC-CEA, Louis Farcis, CEA. (PDF)


  • 13: Electronic nose: principle and analysis for odors
    Yanxia Hou-Broutin & Marielle EL KAZZY, IRIG/SyMMES. (PDF)


  • 14: Chemical synthesis of perovskite nanocrystals, their microscopic and spectroscopic characterization
    Dmitry Aldakov & Peter Reiss, IRIG/SyMMES-CEA, UGA and CNRS. (PDF)


  • 15: Fabrication and characterization of dye-sensitized solar cells with variable optical transmission
    Renaud Demadrille,Valid Mwalukuku & Samuel Fauvel, IRIG/SyMMES-CEA, UGA and CNRS. (PDF)


  • 16: Spintronics Based Radiofrequency Nano-Oscillator: From Spin Polarized Current Induced Excitations towards Applications
    Ursula Ebels & Artem Litvinenko, IRIG/SPINTEC-CEA, CNRS, UGA and Grenoble INP. (PDF)


  • 17: Local deformation and mechanical properties by nano-indentation
    Marc Verdier, SIMAP. (PDF)

  • 18: AFM: Structural defects and magnetic domain imaging
    Marc Verdier, SIMAP. (PDF)

  • 19: Integrated circuit design using Magnetic Tunnel Junctions: from schematic to layout for analog and digital applications
    Gregory di Pendina & Guillaume Prenat, IRIG/SPINTEC-CEA, CNRS, UGA and Grenoble INP. (PDF)


  • 21: Funtionalization of Gold nanoparticles for the instrument-free detection of Adenosine in a Bio-assay
    Yoann Roupioz, IRIG/SyMMES. (PDF)


  • 22: X-ray diffraction for strain measurement
    Gilbert Chahine & Maxime Dupraz, Institut Néel, CNRS. (PDF)


  • 23: Radio-Frequency Reflectometry at low temperature on silicon quantum dots
    Xavier Jehl, IRIG/PHELIQS. (PDF)


  • 25: Seeing real-time electron tunneling processes
    Victor El Homsy, Institut Néel CNRS. (PDF

  • 27: Manipulation of a single spin in diamond at room temperature
    Benjamin Pigeau et Olivier Arcizet, Institut Néel, CNRS. (PDF)


  • 30: Simple Approach to Micropattern animal Cells on Common Culture Substrates at CIME
    Florence Marchi, CNRS, Emmanuelle Planus, UGA & Virginie Stoppin-Mellet, UGA. (PDF)


  • 37: Realisation and characterisation of nanowires Field Effect Transistor
    Bassem Salem, LTM-CNRS. (PDF)


  • 39: Nanostructured zirconia powders by spray pyrolysis for clean energy: fabrication, structural and microstructural characterizations.
    Elisabeth Djurado, PHELMA/Grenoble-INP. (PDF)


  • 41: Proteins and nanoparticle assemblies and interactions by AUC and SEC/MALS
    Aline Le Roy & Caroline Mas, IBS. (PDF)

  • 42: Cell imaging analysis of protein interactions and dynamics in living cells
    Françoise Lacroix, Joanna Timmins & Jean-Philippe Kleman, IBS. (PDF)

  • 43: Optical methods and biosensors for investigation of biomolecules and their interactions: SPR and BLI
    Jean-Baptiste Reiser, IBS. (PDF)

  • 45: Surface analyses by XPS and Auger spectroscopy of electrodes materials for lithium ions batteries
    Anass Benayad & Jorge Morales, LITEN/CEA-TECH. (PDF)


  • 47: Single protein localization and molecular mobility measurements in cells by fluorescence microscopy techniques
    Alexei Grichine, UGA & Olivier Destaing, CNRS. (PDF)


  • 49: Biochip Photopatterning : surface functionalization for cell on a chip applications
    Martial Balland, LiPhy, CNRS and UGA. (PDF)


  • 56: Cryo-Electron Microscopy: sample preparation and visualization using a Polara and a Krios electron microscope both equipped with a direct electron detector
    Guy Schoehn, IBS-ESRF. (PDF)


  • 60: Fabrication of a micro-fluidic device with integrated hard magnetic micro-flux sources for particle manipulation
    Thibaut Devillers & Nora Dempsey, Institut Néel, CNRS/UGA. (PDF)


  • 61: An approach of nanomedicine: synthesis and characterization of curcumin-loaded lipid nanoparticles and their formulation for topical delivery
    Dorothée Jary & Isabelle Texier, CEA, LETI-Health, Laboratory of Chemistry, Sensors and Biomaterials. (PDF)

  • 63: Vibrating magnetic nanoparticles as a tool to influence cell fate
    Andrea Visona, LTM/SPINTEC-UGA, (PDF)


  • 67: Electrical characterization of semiconductor nanostructures using ultra high vacuum AFM techniques
    Mariem Ben Youssef, LTM-CNRS. (PDF)


  • 68: Cell polarization on rigidity-patterned substrates
    Fabien Delebosse & Alice Nicolas, LTM CNRS-UGA. (PDF)

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