CNRS & Paris Saclay University
Head of Quantum
Pascale Senellart is a senior CNRS researcher at the Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology – CNRS – University Paris Saclay. She is a specialist of quantum light generation and manipulation with semiconductor devices. She received the CNRS silver medal in 2014 and was elected OSA Fellow in 2018. In 2017, she cofounded Quandela, a spin-off company specialized in single photon sources. Between 2017 and 2020, she was in charge of the quantum innovation program of Région Ile de France DIM SIRTEQ. She currently coordinates Quantum, the Center for Quantum Science and Technology of the Paris Saclay area.