Philippe Godignon is a professor of electronic engineering, aerospace engineering, and physical chemistry at IMB-CNM. He received his PhD in electrical engineering in 1993 from the National Institute of Applied Sciences in Lyon, France. Since 1990, he has been working with the Power Devices and Systems group of IMB-CNM on Si and SiC semiconductor device design and technologies. More recently, he has also been working on the synthesis and processing of carbon-based materials (carbon nanotubes, graphene, and polymers) for nanotechnologies and biosensors. He is co-author of more than 235 publications in international journals and numerous presentations for conferences and holds 16 patents.
He also participated in the creation of two companies, Graphene Nanotech S. L., Spain, and CALY Technologies, France.