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Thierry Pain CNRS crystal medal 2020

Design and instrumentation engineer at Rennes Institute of Chemical Sciences (ISCR), he is above all a glass blower.

He makes all the glass elements needed for experiments and chemistry work on site, as well as prisms and polished discs for precision optics. In 2020, he was awarded the CNRS Crystal Medal for research support staff.

Il fabrique sur place tous les éléments en verre nécessaires aux expériences et travaux de chimie, ainsi que des prismes et des disques polis pour l’optique de précision. Il reçoit en 2020 la médaille de cristal du CNRS, destinée au personnel d’appui de la recherche.

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