Philippe Robert is Head of the Microsystems Section at CEA-Leti dealing with MEMS sensors and actuators, RF-MEMS, 3D integration and packaging.
He received a M.Sc. degree in optical electronic in 1991 and a Ph.D in electrical engineering in 1996 from Grenoble-INP, France. After various positions in the sensors industry, he joined the CEA-Leti in 2001 as project manager on RF-MEMS then as Manager of the MEMS Sensors Group from 2004 to 2013.
He has authored or co-authored about 40 journal papers and conference contributions, and holds more than 60 patents dealing with MEMS and NEMS. He was member of the IEEE-MEMS Technical Committee in 2007 and 2008 and of the International MEMS Industry Forum Committee at SEMI Europe 2014. Currently, he is member of the International Steering Committee of TRANSDUCERS conference, of the EUROSENSORS conference and of the European MEMS Summit.