Dr Sébastien Michelin

Career

  • 2014-date: Associate Professor in Mechanics, Ecole Polytechnique, France
  • 2010-2014: Assistant Professor in Mechanics, Ecole Polytechnique, France
  • 2005-2009: PhD, University of California, San Diego, USA

Research

Dr Sebastien Michelin is a member of the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, visiting scientist in the Biological Physics research group with Dr. Eric Lauga. His current research interests are in fluid dynamics applied to biological and synthetic self-propelled systems in viscous flows, fluid-structure interactions and energy harvesting systems.