Presentation @ 9th conference of the French Angiogenesis Society
Ms. Delannoy presented her work @ 9th conference of the French Angiogenesis Society. A special congratulations for receiving the best oral presentation award.
Invited talk @ 38th Sensors Symposium by Dr. M. C. Tarhan
Dr. Tarhan gives a talk on “MEMS sensors for single-cell biophysical analysis” as an invited talk at 38th Sensors Symposium:
Presentations @MEMS’22
Two of SMMiL-E members are accepted to present their work @MEMS conference. Congratulations Quentin and Bahram.
Farewell to Dr. Senez!
Dr. Senez is moving to CANTHER after 3 years in the SMMiL-E team, LIMMS/CNRS-IIS.
Invited talk @ International Symposium on Upcoming Prominent ENgineering solutions (ISUPEN 2021) by Dr. M. C. Tarhan
Dr. Tarhan gives a talk on “Silicon actuators for biological applications” as an invited talk at International Symposium on Upcoming Prominent ENgineering solutions (ISUPEN 2021):
Our next project on high-throughput biophysical characterisation of single cells has received an ANR PRCE grant. We will be working with Asygn. 
A new collaboration
We are collaborating with Hélène Castel, Samuel Meignan and Michel Salzet in a CNO project on glioblastoma. 
Invited talk @ IEEE NEMS by Dr. M. C. Tarhan
Dr. Tarhan gives a talk on “Mechanosensing of biological samples with silicon-based microsystems” in the invited session on Micro-/Nanofluidic Devices and Systems at IEEE NEMS 2021:
Our new director
Pr. Dominique Collard is back to be the SMMiL-E director. Congratulations Pr. Collard!
Sayonara Grégoire!
Dr. Perret is leaving SMMiL-E after 5 years of hard work. We appreciate all the efforts on building SMMiL-E. Live long and prosper, Grégoire… Or shall we say, may the force be with you!
The SMMiL-E School
The first SMMiL-E School was held from Mar. 8th to Mar. 19th, 2021. Online lectures due to the COVID-19 could not stop us to have a successful school with Japanese and French students.
Presentations @MEMS’21
Three of SMMiL-E members have presented their work @MEMS conference. Congratulations Frédérick, Quentin and Vincent. A special congratulation to Vincent for being selected as the best student paper award.
Congratulations Dr. De Miollis
Frédérick defended his PhD studies. Congratulations Dr. De Miollis!
Dr. Juliette Cholet, researcher on the Labcom project, and Ms. Aki KIUCHI, our new administrator, joined SMMiL-E. Welcome, Juliette and Aki…
Dr. Deniz Pekin and Ms. Ayano Tanaka are leaving SMMiL-E. We wish them a successful future…
Presentations @MEMS’21
Three of SMMiL-E members are accepted to present their work @MEMS conference. Congratulations Frédérick, Quentin and Vincent.
Bahram Ahmadian joining SMMiL-E
Mr. Ahmadian is our new PhD student working with Dr. Tarhan. Welcome Bahram!
Plenary talk @13th International Workshop on Impedance Spectroscopy on December 2-4 by Dr. Vincent Senez
Dr. Senez will be presenting his work on “Monitoring organ on a chip with impedance spectroscopy: application to infection and cancer” as a plenary talk at 13th International Workshop on Impedance Spectroscopy:
Open Finance Accounts Officer position position

We are opening a 12 to 13-month Finance Accounts Officer position at SMMiL-E (LIMMS Lille lab). Information & application details are found here :

A CNRS prematuration program kick-off 

Developing a method for biophysical cell characterisation is now supported by CNRS prematuration program. Congratulations, Dr. Dominique Collard. 


Open post-doctoral researcher position
A post-doctoral researcher position on a “vessel-on-chip” project within BioPharMEMS activities is open now. Information & application details are here:


Presentations @µTAS’20
Three of SMMiL-E members will be presenting their work @µTAS conference. Congratulations Elise, Faruk and Quentin.
Invited talk @ICRA on June 2nd by Dr. Collard and Dr. Tarhan
Dr. Collard and Dr. Tarhan will be presenting an overview of the Silicon NanoTweezers studies as an invited talk at the Workshop on the applications of micro-nanorobotics taking place during the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) –
SMMiL-E activities are resuming after the confinement period due to Covid-19. But we are still having on-line group meetings 

SMMIL-E website is just opening. News are coming soon