Philippe St-Jean Laboratory

The team

Philippe St-Jean (PI)

  • BSc. Université de Montréal
  • PhD. Polytechnique Montréal
  • Postdoc. CNRS-Université Paris-Saclay

Philippe joined UdeM in July 2021 as an Assistant professor in Physics and holder of a research chair in quantum photonics from the Ministère de l’économie et de l’innovation. He obtained a PhD in 2016 from Polytechnique Montréal. He then joined the Center for Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies (Université Paris-Saclay) as a NSERC (2016-2018) and Marie-Sklodowska-Curie (2018-2020) postdoctoral fellow. Between 2020-2021, he was employed as a quantum scientist by Anyon System to develop quantum processors based on superconducting circuits. Since 2022, he is a founding member of the Institut Courtois.

Graduate students

Jérémy Peltier (MSc)
Félix Pellerin (MSc)
Romane Houvenaghel (M2 intern from ENS Lyon, Fr)


Joël de Leon Mayeu (intern)
Antoine Demers-Bergeron (intern)

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