Ginés Martinez Garcia has been appointed director of the SUBATECH UMR 6457 laboratory, (IMT Atlantique, CNRS-IN2P3, University of Nantes) specialising in the fields of nuclear physics, particle physic s and radiochemistry.
Ginés Martinez Garcia, 50, a member of the ALICE international collaboration at CERN and the Institute of Nuclear Physics of Orsay, has been appointed director of the SUBATECH laboratory, a joint research laboratory under the auspices of IMT Atlantique, the French National Institute of Nuclear Physics and Particle Physics (IN2P3) and the University of Nantes. Ginés Martinez Garcia has been manager of SUBATECH's Plasma group since 2013. He brings to IMT Atlantique his expertise and a perfect knowledge of a laboratory where, as a specialist in the plasma of quarks and gluons, he has officiated for twenty years, initially as researcher and then as research director for the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS).
by Pierre-Hervé VAILLANT