Common Services

Facts and Figures:

Facts and Figures:

The department is a research federation (FR684) headed by the ENS and the CNRS. It provides technical platforms to the laboratories (workshop, cryogenic fluids, clean room facility, network, and logistics) and administrative support.

The life of the department is carried by those present daily in the
laboratories, classrooms, common services and the new library of experimental sciences. Composed of 450 people in total (44 owned and operated by the Federation) including 120 researchers / lecturers,the Department of Physics is the largest structure of research and teaching at the ENS.

In 2011, the department won recognition as an Excellence laboratory (“Laboratoire d’excellence”) for its research and teaching strategy.

The greatest resources of the department are the people present on a day basis in its labs, classrooms, common services and library.

Administration

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Administrative staff

Administrative staff The administrative staff at the department is responsible for the organization of the education program (undergraduate-third year- and graduate level), the administrative follow-up of the Research federation, general (...) | ↦ Read more

Cryogenic plateform

The ENS physics department cryogenic platform has a double mission of supply of cryogenic fluids, and of expertise in cryogenics (cryostat design, probe heads design, cryogenic fluid delivery system). The platform supplies approximately (...) | ↦ Read more

Computer support

Computer support, servers and network at the department are to a large extent mutualized. Department staff maintains, supervises and services on the order of 1000 machines, from computers for administration to high-performance computing (...) | ↦ Read more

Logistics and Building Maintenance

The service is responsible for construction works and installations related to experiments (experimental setups, plumbing, metal works) and general maintenance (construction, plumbing). It furthermore runs a material and electronics shop and (...) | ↦ Read more

Electricity

Maintenance of the entire electrical system of the department. Supplies: PC blocks (extension), pods, various plugs, bulbs, wires, etc. Team leader: Jean-Marc Jusseau Bureau : S18 ground floor Tél : 01 44 32 33 00 Franck Bouchereau, Philippe (...) | ↦ Read more

Services techniques

Pôle Technique Direction : Jean-Michel Isac Bureau : L059f Tel : Tél : 33 (0)1 44 32 33 66 Contacter JM Isac La direction des services techniques du département est assurée par Jean-Michel Isac. Pour connaître le nom des équipes de chaque (...) | ↦ Read more

Workshop and Design office

Staff from the design office and the workshop provides technical assistance to design and built custom instrumentation. Pieces are realised in close coordination with the research groups to meet faculty needs. Considerable technical expertise (...) | ↦ Read more

Facts and Figures:

The department is a research federation (FR684) headed by the ENS and the CNRS. It provides technical platforms to the laboratories (workshop, cryogenic fluids, clean room facility, network, and logistics) and administrative support.

The life of the department is carried by those present daily in the
laboratories, classrooms, common services and the new library of experimental sciences. Composed of 450 people in total (44 owned and operated by the Federation) including 120 researchers / lecturers,the Department of Physics is the largest structure of research and teaching at the ENS.

In 2011, the department won recognition as an Excellence laboratory (“Laboratoire d’excellence”) for its research and teaching strategy.