JacquesLewiner Special advisorPhysicist and inventor Jacques Lewiner is Professor and Honorary Scientific Director at ESPCI Paris-PSL and served as PSL' Dean of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. He has published more than 80 scientific papers in international journals and has presented at numerous international conferences. In parallel with his research, Jacques Lewiner has developed numerous applications of his work. He has filed more than 700 patent applications in France and foreign countries, resulting in over 70 patents granted by the European Patent Office and around 80 patents granted by the US Patent and Trademark Office.
He has worked with PSL alumni and researchers to create several start-ups that for the most part continue to expand. Jacques Lewiner is committed to supporting the links between research and application, and encourages researchers to pursue the intellectual property benefits of their work. Given the very high level of research conducted at PSL, he has been able to implement this policy through the promotion of new technology start-up companies.