Marc Descamps

Contact Details

Bâtiment P5 – 221
Unité Matériaux et Transformations
Université Lille 1
59655 Villeneuve d’Ascq
Tel: +33 (0)3 20 43 49 79
Fax: +33 (0)3 20 43 40 84

Main research interests

Marc Descamps is Professor in solid state physics at the University of Lille (France). He his head of the group “Molecular
and Therapeutic Materials” in the CNRS lab UMR 8207 and leads the European INTERREG network IDEA (“Improving
Drug Efficacy and Availability”). He is the author of more than 160 publications in international journals and he has
collaborated with several large pharmaceutical companies. His research interests include: phase transitions in molecular
materials, disordered crystals, molecular glasses and studies of the structural and dynamic properties of molecular
solids by a variety of physicochemical techniques.