Postdoc position

A 18-months postdoctoral position at Institut d’Electronique et des Télécommunications de Rennes dealing with the cross-correlation of diffuse electromagnetic fields in reveberation chambers was opened to start between november 2018 and March 2019.

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Workshop on "Localization of Waves"

A workshop on “Localization of Waves” took place in Paris, in January 9-11, 2018. The workshop was preceded by short courses on spectral theory and mathematical approaches to localization at Institut d’Optique, Palaiseau, in January 7-8, and organized by Guy David (Orsay) and Marcel Filoche (Palaiseau). See here for the workshop poster.

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Workshop on multiple scattering and localization of light

A workshop on multiple scattering and localization of light  took place in Grenoble (France) on November 22, 2018 at the Maison des Magisteres in Grenoble ( The workshop was organized by Igor Sokolov and Sergey Skipetrov and sponsored by the GdR COMPLEXE. See  here for the program.

Workshop on chiral modes in optics and electronics in 2D systems

A workshop on chiral modes in optics and electronics in 2D systems took place in Aussois (France), in November 26-28, 2018. The workshop aimed to establish a dialog between researchers working with electrons, photons, polaritons, Cooper pairs, cold atoms, phonons on this topic.

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Workshop on "Correlated disorder and hyperuniformity in soft matter and photonics"

A workshop on correlated disorder and hyperuniformity in soft matter and photonics will take place at Institut Henri Poincaré in Paris, in October 15-17, 2018. The workshop is organized by Romain Pierrat, Rémi Carminati, Michel Cloitre and Frank Scheffold. Deadline for application is on September 21. More information is available here: Workshop announcement and Program

Postdoc position

A two-year postdoctoral fellowship in statistical physics,disordered systems, random matrices, non-equilibrium quantum or classical physics was opened at LPTMS (University- Paris-Sud-Orsay) and LPT-ENS (ENS Paris). Deadline for application was November 2018.

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Journée thématique "Propagation d'ondes dans les milieux dispersifs : application aux liquides à bulles et aux matériaux de second gradient"

Le GDR MecaWave organise une journée thématique sur la “propagation d’ondes dans les milieux dispersifs : application aux liquides à bulles et aux matériaux de second gradient”. Cette journée aura lieu le 5 octobre 2018 au Laboratoire de Mécanique et d’Acoustique (Marseille). Plus de détails ici

16èmes Journées de la Matière Condensée

Les 16èmes Journées de la Matière Condensée  de la SFP auront lieu à Grenoble du 27 au 31 Août 2018 (

PhD position "Mesoscopic wave physics in a fish school" (Grenoble)

A PhD position opens at the Institut des Sciences de la terre Terre (ISTerre) & Laboratoire de Physique et Modélisation des Milieux Condensés (LPMMC) in Grenoble. Please see the announcement for more information.

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Workshop on Collective Scattering of Light

A workshop on Collective Scattering of Light (“CoScaLi 2018”) will take place in Fernando de Noronha PE (Brazil), in August 27-31, 2018. The workshop is organized by Romain Bachelard and Robin Kaiser and covers topics on coherent scattering by many-body systems.

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Postdoc position at LPT Toulouse

A 2-year postdoctoral position in theoretical physics opens in autumn 2018 for a joint project between the Laboratoire de Physique Théorique, (LPT, Toulouse) and the Laboratoire de Physique Théorique et Modèles Statistiques (LPTMS, Orsay).  The research project is centered on theoretical studies of quantum transport with cold atoms in disordered or chaotic systems in close connection with experiments. Deadline for application is July 30, 2018. More information here.

Summer school "Complex2018"

The GdR COMPLEXE organized a summer school on transport, mesoscopy and imaging of waves in complex media. The school took place at the Institute of Scientific Studies in Cargèse (IESC) in Corsica island, France, from Monday, May 28 to Friday, June 1, 2018.

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Maître de conférence position at LPTMS

A “maître de conférence” position was available at LPTMS in 2018.

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Professor position in theoretical physics

The Ecole normale supérieure de Paris opened a professorship position in its Physics Department ( The department wished to recruit a theoretical physicist with the widest possible spectrum of expertise, to develop original and independent research activities at the highest international level.

Création du GdR

Le GdR 2016 “Contrôle des Ondes en Milieu Complexe” a été créé le 9 janvier 2018 pour une période de 4 ans. Le GdR est évalué par les sections 05 (section principale), 08, 04 ,03, 09 et 18 du Comité National de la Recherche Scientifique.