Resident Fellow
Serge Plattard Tel: +43 1 718 11 18 - 25
Cell: +43 676 40 85 442
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Professional Profile
March 2013   Appointed Professor of University College London
Since October 2012   Resident Fellow, European Space Policy Institute, Vienna, Austria
2008-2012   Science & Technology Counsellor, French Embassy, London
2008   Representative of CNES in Brussels for the French Presidency of EU
2007   Consultant to the Director of the UN Office of Vienna
2004-2007   Founding Secretary General / CEO, ESPI
2002-2004   Vice-Chair, Committee for International Relations, ESA
1998-2004   Member of the French Science Defense Council
1998-2003   Director of International Relations, CNES
1994-1998   Science & Technology Counsellor, French Embassy, Washington DC
1990-1994   Science & Technology Counsellor, French Embassy, Tokyo
1990-1991   Delegate of France, ESO Council
1990   Deputy Director for Science & Technology Cooperation, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1987-1990   Science & Cooperation Deputy Counsellor, French Embassy, New Delhi
1983-1986   Staff, Programmes, Planning & Evaluation Department, French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA)
1981-1982   Staff, Policy Planning, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1973-1980   Researcher in nuclear physics and astrophysics at CEA, Post-doc at Los Alamos National Laboratory (US), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (US)
    List of scientific publications/articles/editorials/contributor to books/one book on nuclear energy

1999-2002   Technology Management and Industrial Innovation, ESSEC, Cergy-Pontoise, France
1984-1985   Economics of Research and Innovation, University of Paris-Dauphine, France
1976-1986   Nuclear Physics (graduate level), University of Orsay, France


2003-2004   French Institute for Higher Defence Studies (IHEDN), 56th National session
1969-1973   Doctorate in Nuclear Physics, University of Orsay, France
1966-1969   BSc and MSc in Physics, University of Paris VI, France
1964-1966   Mathematics & Physics studies, College Stanislas, Paris, France

Member, International Academy of Astronautics (2011), Life Member of the American Physical Society, Founding Member of Euroscience

1998   Knight, Order of the Légion d'Honneur
1994   Golden Rays, Order of the Sacred Treasure (Japanese distinction)


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Nationality: French