Career and education

present Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Institut Jean le Rond d'Alembert, Paris, France.
Post-doctoral research assistant. Supervisor: Prof. Stephane Zaleski
2017 University of Cambridge, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP), Cambridge, UK.
Post-doctoral David Crighton Fellow. Supervisor: Prof. Colm-cille Caulfield
2013-2016 Ecole Normale Supérieure & Institut de Physique du Globe, Paris.
PhD prepared at Laboratoire de RadioAstronomie, Department of Physics, Ecole Normale Supérieure.
Supervisor: Dr Emmanuel Dormy
2012-2013 Université Pierre et Marie Curie & Ecole Polytechnique, Paris.
M.Sc. Research in Fluid Mechanics (international program).
2009-2013 Ecole Nationale des Ponts-et-Chaussées, Paris.
Ingénieur civil des Ponts-et-Chaussées (M.Sc. level), Department of Mechanics
2007-2009 Lycée Louis-le-Grand, Paris.
Classes Préparatoires aux Grandes Ecoles – Mathematics and Physics (MPSI/MP*)
2007 French Scientific Baccalauréat & German Abitur.


Awards

2016 David Crighton Fellowship from the University of Cambridge, Departement of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics.
2015 Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Fellowship from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.
2013-2016 PhD grant from Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris.
2013 PhD grant from Ecole Polytechnique (EDX ; declined).


Teaching and mentoring experience

2017 Joint supervision of postgraduate (M1) intern student Célia Duremberg, with Prof. Stéphane Zaleski
Institut Jean le Rond d'Alembert, Université Pierre et Marie Curie
2017-2018 Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, Department of Mechanics
Practical classes in Thermodynamics for undergraduate (L2) students (32h/year)
2013-2016 Institut de Physique du Globe, Paris, M.Sc. program in Geophysics
Practical classes in Continuum Mechanics for postgraduate (M1) students (16h/year)
Practical classes in Numerical Methods for postgraduate (M1 & M2) students (30h/year)
Université Paris Diderot, Paris, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Oral examinations in Mathematics for undergraduate (L3) students (20h/year)


International research experiences

2017 DAMTP, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
Post-doctoral Fellowship. Supervisor: Prof. Colm-cille Caulfield.
------> Marcotte & Caulfield, under review in J. Fluid Mech. [arXiv:1709.08454]

2015 School of Mathematics and Statistics, Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK.
Visiting for three-weeks. Host researcher: Prof. Andrew Soward.
------> Marcotte, Dormy & Soward (2016), J. Fluid Mech. [DOI] [arXiv:1602.08647]
2015 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA.
Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Fellow. Supervisors: Profs. William Young, Charles Doering & Jean-Luc Thiffeault.
------> Marcotte, Doering, Thiffeault & Young, under review in SIAM J. Appl. Math. [arXiv:1710.00646]

2011-2012 Joint European Torus, Culham Center for Fusion Energy, Oxford, UK.
1-year research internship in the Department of Tokamak and Neutral Beam Operations. Supervisor: Dr Philippe Jacquet.
------> e.g. Jacquet, Marcotte, Colas and other contributors (2013), J. Nucl. Mat. [DOI] [arXiv:1306.6778]

2010 Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland.
3-months undergraduate internship at the Laboratory of Soil Mechanics (Direction: Prof. Lyesse Laloui).


Service

Journal referee for Physical Review Fluids, European Physical Journal Plus
Industrial report: Axisymmetric simulations of droplet-shockwave interaction using the Gerris code (confidential report), O. Bagci, C. Duremberg, F. Marcotte & S. Zaleski, MBDA (Bristol, UK), August 2017