OT photo 001Oksana TRAVNIKOVA, Researcher at the Laboratoire de Chimie Physique - Matière et Rayonnement (LCPMR), has been recently awarded by the CNRS bronze medal (section 13).  


Her recent work concerns the ultrafast dynamics of electron relaxation and nuclear motion induced by hard X-rays. She is the PI of the ANR JCJC MUSTACHE and the first author of two Physical Review Letters in 2016 and 2017. She is also involved in the development of the MOSARIX X-ray emission spectrometer funded by PLAS@PAR.

She participates in several experiments on XFEL and synchrotron light sources and particularly with the LCPMR's HAXPES and CELIMENE instruments in France. 

She co-supervises a thesis with Marc SIMON and John BOZEK, head of the PLEIADES SOLEIL beamline.