Professor ESPCI

Office H3.08

Tel. : 33 (0) 1 40 79 44 19

matteo.ciccotti (arobase)

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Thèmes de recherche actuels :

Fracture Mechanics of Glassy Materials, Rocks and Adhesives

Surfaces, Interfaces

Ageing Properties of Glassy Materials

Scaling Laws and Nonlinear processes

Scanning Probe Microscopy (AFM)

Enseignement :

Mécanique du Solide et des Matériaux (ESPCI 2a)

Dernières publications :

  • Capillary force between wetted nanometric contacts and application to Atomic Force Microscopy. Crassous J, Ciccotti M and Charlaix E. Langmuir. In press
  • Quantitative analysis of crack closure driven by Laplace pressure in silica glass. Pallares G, Grimaldi A, George M, Ponson L and Ciccotti M. J. Am. Ceram. Soc. In press.
  • Ultra-long range correlations of the dynamics of jammed soft matter. Maccarrone S, Brambilla G, Pravaz O, Duri A, Ciccotti M, Fromental JM, Pashkovski E, Lips A, Sessoms D, Trappe V and Cipelletti L. Soft Matter. 6[11] 5514-5522 (2010)
  • Measuring nanoscale stress intensity factors with an atomic force microscope. Han K, Ciccotti M. and S. Roux. EPL. 89. Art 66003 (2010)
  • Effects of finite probe size on self-affine roughness measurements. Lechenault F., Pallares G., George M., Rountree M., Bouchaud E. and Ciccotti M. Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, Art 025502 (2010)
  • Stress-corrosion mechanisms in silicate glasses (Invited review article). M. Ciccotti. J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 42 Art 214006 (2009)
  • Crack opening profile in DCDC specimen. Pallares G., Ponson L., Grimaldi A., George M., Prevot G. and Ciccotti M. Int. J. Fracture. 156, 11–20 (2009)
  • The crack tip: a nanolab for studying confined liquids. Grimaldi A., George M., Pallares G., Marlière C. and Ciccotti M. Physical Review Letters. 100, Art N. 165505 (2008)

Book chapters :

  • Capillary condensation in confined media. E. Charlaix and M. Ciccotti. Invited chapter for the Handbook of Nanophysics: Principles and Methods. Ed. Klaus Sattler. CRC Press (2010)


Practical information

Sciences et Ingénierie de la Matière Molle

Soft Matter Sciences and Enginering - UMR 7615

10 rue Vauquelin
75231 PARIS CEDEX 05

  • Chair : E. Barthel
  • Vice Chairs : J.B. d’Espinose & G. Ducouret
  • Administration : F. Decuq
  • Communication : A. Hakopian & M. Ciccotti
  • Information Technology : A. Hakopian
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