Visiting Student Researcher Fellowships

William Parish, Department of History, Stanford University

My project, which I will conduct at École Normale Supérieure in Paris, explores historical questions at the intersection of…

Florence Lienhard, Université Paris Nanterre, Paris

The Homeric scholia to the Iliad

Angélique Lemarchand, Nantes University, Nantes

Ancient philosophers significantly contributed to build a rational discourse on water, which in many ways is still in use today. This new approach would obviously stir…

Paul de La Sayette, CentraleSupélec, Gif-sur-Yvette

The Salisbury Robotics Lab at Stanford is developing a robotic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). After performing visual and…

Pierre France, Orient Institut, Beirut

Conspiracy milieus tend to have a strong interest in science, showing in the constant display of professional qualities - ‘engineers’, ‘scholars’, ‘doctors’ - for many of…

Alexandre Perez, INRIA, Saclay

As machine learning is seeping into all strata of modern societies, it is increasingly used to automate decisions or draw conclusions.…

Tatiana Smorodnikova, Department of Applied Physics, Stanford University

Multi-petawatt laser facilities, such as Apollon in Paris, will generate very high light intensities to explore novel strong-field…

Edwin Garcia, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris

This project investigates the mechanisms of financial exclusion that result in a significant portion of the population becoming unbanked…

Aimé Matheron, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau

When a very intense laser collides with a highly energetic electron beam, gamma rays are emitted. Together with the extremely high…

Lloyd May, Department of Music, CCRMA, Stanford University

This project aims to improve accessibility for D/deaf and/or Disabled individuals in online media experiences by: (1) designing and…

Lydia Kamenoff, EHESS, Paris

Lydia Kamenoff’s doctoral thesis focuses on the history and memory of the Cossacks in France (1924-1945), an original and central theme…

Demir Deniz, Department of Anthropology, Stanford University

France has a long history of political involvement in the Middle East, not only at the state level but also at the individual level…

Louis Reboul, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau

Electric propulsion for satellites is a technology that largely reduces the launch costs and provides reliable orbit control capabilities. Nevertheless, the design and…

Maxime Popoff, INSA, Lyon

Spatial audio refers to various systems and techniques used to diffuse sound sources or sound fields in space. While “surround sound” systems which are present in many homes…

Adnan Mansour, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University

Low-temperature plasmas have multiple vital scientific and industrial applications, including plasma processing, electric propulsion, arc discharges, and…