Yves Jourlin graduated from INSA Lyon as an engineer in phyics and materials in 1996. He got his PhD in physics and optoelectronics from Jean Monnet University in 2000. He has been a Professor at UJM since 2014.


  • Head of Mesures Physiques Dpt, IUT Saint Etienne (2011-2017)

  • Optics and Optoelectronics (IUT Saint Etienne)
  • Informatics (IUT Saint Etienne)
  • Signal Processing (IUT Saint Etienne)
  • Micro and NanoStructuring courses (PhD Students, UJM)

  • “Subwavelength diffraction gratings with macroscopic moiré patterns generated via Laser Interference Lithography”, A. Ushkov, I. Verrier, T. Kämpfe, and Y. Jourlin, Opt. Express 28(11) 2020
  • “Resonant Reflection From Cylindrical Grating-Waveguide Under Holistic Excitation”, E. K. Koussi ; H. Bruhier ; M. A. Usuga Higuita ; I. Verrier ; C. Veillas ; T. Kämpfe ; S. Reynaud ; N. Crespo-Monteiro ; O. Parriaux ; Y. Jourlin, IEEE Photonics Journal 12(2), 2020.
  • “Lossless 0th and −1st order switching by dual-excitation of grating waveguide mode”, O. Parriaux and Y. Jourlin, J. of Optics 21(7), 2019.
  • “Surface Plasmon Resonance Based Temperature Sensors in Liquid Environment”, J. Ibrahim, M. Al Masri, I. Verrier, T. Kampfe, C. Veillas, F. Celle, S. Cioulachtjian, F. Lefèvre, Y. Jourlin, Sensors 19(15), 2019.
  • “Systematic study of resonant transmission effects in visible band using variable depth gratings”, A. A. Ushkov, A. A. Shcherbakov, I. Verrier, T. Kampfe & Y. Jourlin, Scientific Reports 9, 2019.
  • “High efficiency concentrated solar power plant receivers using periodic microstructured absorbing layers”, M. Bichotte, T. Kämpfe, W. Iff, F. Celle, S. Reynaud, T. Pouit, A. Soum-Glaude, A. Le Gal, L. Dubost, Y. Jourlin, Solar Energy Mat. and Solar Cells, 160, 2017.
  • “Condensation phenomenon detection through surface plasmon resonance”, J. Ibrahim, M. Al Masri, C. Veillas, F. Celle, S. Cioulachtjian, I. Verrier, F. Lefèvre, O. Parriaux, Y. Jourlin, Opt. Express, 25(20), 2017.

  • “Dispositif à capteur optique utilisant une onde optique utilisant une onde de surface couplée à un réseau de diffraction” FR 1752510, O. Parriaux, Y. Jourlin.
  • “Système et méthode de réalisation d’un masque optique pour micro-texturation de surface, installation et méthode de micro-texturation de surface”, M. Bichotte, Y. Jourlin, L. Dubost, FR 1655751, WO 2017/220930A1
  • “Microparticules pour l’obtention d’un nanojet photonique optimisé”, O. Dellea, O. Shavdina, T. Kampfe, Y. Jourlin., FR 1552837, WO2016156587