Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière Condensée (LPMC)
CNRS - UMR 7336
Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis (UNS)
Parc Valrose, 06108 Nice, France

+33 (0) 4 92 07 67 84

bellec [at] unice [dot] fr

Research interest

Wave propagation in complex photonic structures
Microwave analogue of graphene-like lattices
Linear and nonlinear light propagation in photonic lattices - Discrete solitons and lattice filaments
Direct laser writing
Micro-nanostructuring of phosensitive glasses - Nonlinear optical properties engineering
Waveguide fabrication, 3D optical data storage


Ph.D. Lasers, Materials and Nanosciences
University of Bordeaux, France (2006 - 2009)
M.S. Physics
University of Bordeaux, France (2004 - 2006)
B.S. Physics
University of Rennes, France (2001 - 2004)

Research experience

Sept. 2012 - Sept. 2013
CNRS Postdoctoral fellow
Oct. 2011 - Aug. 2012
Assistant lecturer - postdoctoral researcher (in french ATER)
University Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France
Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière Condensée - CNRS UMR 7336

Microwave analogue of graphene-like structures.

Advisors: Prof. U. Khul and Prof. F. Mortessagne
Feb. 2010 - Sept. 2011
Marie Curie Postdoctoral fellow
Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser - FORTH, Greece

Laser filamentation in photonic lattices.

Advisor: Prof. S. Tzortzakis
Oct. 2006 - Oct. 2009
Ph.D. student - French ministry fellowship
University of Bordeaux, France
Laboratoire Ondes et Matière d'Aquitaine (ex-CPMOH) - CNRS UMR 5798

Femtosecond laser nanostructuring in a photosensitive glass.

Advisor: Prof. L. Canioni


Lectures, classrooms and practical works for undergraduate students.
Laser physics
Continuous and pulsed lasers.
Classrooms and practical works for undergraduate and graduate students.
Waves propagation in a tight-binding analogue
Practical works for graduate students.
Special relativity
Classrooms for undergraduate students.