Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2009
    CNRS/Thales lab, Palaiseau, France, Leader of the "nano-devices for bio-inspired computing" team

  • 2005 – 2009
    CNRS/Thales lab, Palaiseau, France, Spin Transfer Torques, experiments and modeling

  • 2005
    appointed as CNRS researcher

  • 2004 – 2005
    Institut d Electronique Fondamentale, Paris-Sud University, France, Claude Chappert group, Post-doctoral position – Spin Torque dynamics : models

  • 2003 – 2004
    Groningen University, Netherlands, Bart van Wees group, Post-doctoral position – Magnetization dynamics

  • 2000 – 2003
    CNRS/Thales lab, Palaiseau, France, Ph.D thesis under the supervision of Albert Fert: Current-induced magnetization switching

Selected publications

  • "A ferroelectric memristor", A. Chanthbouala, V. Garcia, R. O. Cherifi, K. Bouzehouane, S. Fusil, X. Moya, S. Xavier, H. Yamada, C. Deranlot, N. D. Mathur, M. Bibes, A. Barthélémy and J. Grollier, Nature Materials 11, 860-864 (2012)

  • "Vertical current induced domain wall motion in MgO-based magnetic tunnel junction with low current densities", A. Chanthbouala, R. Matsumoto, J. Grollier, V. Cros, A. Anane, A. Fert, A. V. Khvalkovskiy, K.A. Zvezdin, K. Nishimura, Y. Nagamine, H. Maehara, K. Tsunekawa, A. Fukushima and S. Yuasa, Nature Physics 7, 626 (2011)

  • "Large microwave generation from current-driven magnetic vortex oscillators in magnetic tunnel junctions", A. Dussaux, B. Georges, J. Grollier, V. Cros, A.V. Khvalkovskiy, A. Fukushima, M. Konoto, H. Kubota, K. Yakushiji, S. Yuasa, K.A. Zvezdin, K. Ando, A. Fert, Nature Com. 1, 1 (2010)

  • "Synchronization of spin-transfer oscillators driven by stimulated microwave currents", J. Grollier, V. Cros and A. Fert, Phys. Rev. B 73, 1(R) (2006)

  • "Switching a spin-valve back and forth by current-induced domain wall motion", J. Grollier, P. Boulenc, V. Cros, A. Hamzic, A. Vaurès, A. Fert, G. Faini, Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 509 (2003)

  • "Switching the magnetic configuration of a spin valve by current-induced domain wall motion", J. Grollier, D. Lacour, V. Cros, A. Hamzic, A. Vaurès, A. Fert, D. Adam, G. Faini, J. Appl. Phys. 92, 4825 (2002)

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • EU ERC NanoBrain project

  • EU Human Brain project

  • French ANR P2N MHANN


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