Deffieux Thomas

Deffieux Thomas

Research officer at Inserm
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  • 2008 – PhD in Physics, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Topics: ultrafast ultrasound imaging, shear wave elastography, shear wave spectroscopy
  • 2005 – Master degree, Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France
  • 2005 – Engineering degree, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Physique de Strasbourg, France

Professional experience

  • 2020 – Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches
  • since 2013 – Research officer, Inserm, Paris, France
  • 2010-2012 – Postdoctoral fellow at Institut Langevin, Paris, France
  • 2009-2010 – Postdoctoral fellow at UEIL, Columbia University , New-York, USA

Main awards and distinctions

  • Winner of the BPI ILab Competition for the creation of innovative technology companies in 2015 (project Neuroflow)
  • 2015 Outstanding Paper Award of the IEEE Transactions in Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control

Research topics

  • Ultrafast ultrasound imaging and applications
  • functional ultrasound imaging of the brain
  • 3D/4D ultrafast ultrasound imaging
  • ultrasound biomarkers for liver steatosis
  • shear wave elastography imaging

Main publications

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