Thibault Cantat

cantat-photoThibault Cantat studied chemistry at the ÉcoleNormaleSuperieure in Paris and obtained his Ph.D. in Chemistry in 2007, under the supervision of Dr. Nicolas Mézailles and Prof. Pascal Le Floch, at the EcolePolytechnique, France. From 2007, he held a joint Director’s Postdoctoral position at Los Alamos National Laboratory (USA) in the groups of Dr. Jaqueline Kiplinger, Dr. Enrique Batista and Dr. P. Jeffrey Hay. He came back to France in 2009 where he started a research group focused on the reduction of CO2 and biomass, at CEA Saclay. His research interests span organometallic chemistry of the transition metals and the f–elements to homogenous catalysis and computational chemistry.

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