Ph.D. Valentin-Adrian MARALOIU

Dr. Valentin-Adrian MARALOIU

Engineer

Telephone :
+40-21-369.01.70 / int.108
Fax :
+40-21-369.01.77
Email :
Education

2006 – 2010 : Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière Condensée et Nanostructures, Université Claude-Bernard Lyon1, Lyon, France
PhD in Physics; Thesis: "A multiscale study of magnetic nanovectors: application to USPIO contrast agents for MRI of atherotic inflammation in a murine model"

2007 – 2008: Université Claude-Bernard Lyon1, Lyon, France
M.S. Imaging of Microstructures

2004 – 2006: POLITECHNICA University of Bucharest, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Bucharest, Romania
M.S. Optical Technologies

1999 – 2004: POLITECHNICA University of Bucharest, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Bucharest, Romania
B.S. Physics Engineering

Hands-on experience
  • Work on several types of transmission and scanning electron microscopes: JEOL ARM200F, JEOL 200 CX, Topcon 002B, FEI XL 30 FEG ESEM, TESCAN Lyra III XMU
  • User of dedicated software for image processing and simulation such as iTEM, ImageJ, Digital Micrograph, Jems, Adobe Photoshop, SAMX Hurricane
  • TEM specimen preparation by crushing, polishing and ion milling using Balzers RES 010, Gatan Dou Mill 600
  • TEM preparation of biological specimen by chemical fixation and microtomy using
    Reichert-Jung (Leica) Ultra-cut 701701
Main topics of present interest
  • Microstructural characterization of magnetic nanoparticles in biological media.
International membership
  • Member of French Microscopy Society.
Researcher ID
http://www.researcherid.com/rid/E-9476-2010