Dr. Lucien Weiss

Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering Physics (department page)
Member, Biomedical Engineering Institute
Researcher, TransMedTech Institute

Areas of interest include: biosensing, diagnostics, high-resolution microscopy, mechanobiology, single-molecule spectroscopy (biosketch)

Contact: lucien.weiss (AT)

PhD students

Elham Atlassi
Biomedical Engineering

Interested in image processing, machine learning and pattern recognition.

From Iran and loves animals, especially cats. Crazy about reading, especially science fiction books - Yes, Harry Potter! Enjoys swimming and running.

Aishwarya Bhatta
Biomedical Engineering

Naveed Shahzad
Biomedical Engineering

Yuri Tei
Chemical Science and Engineering

Masters students

Louis Malosse
Engineering Physics

Interested in optics, subatomic physics and biology.

From France. Enjoys winter sports, getting lost on country roads, music and sitting on terraces.

Silvan Marti

Interested in image processing, pattern recognition and deep learning.

A Swiss passionate about many sports which have something to do with snow, water or mountains. Likes to read, convers with others and cook delicious dinners.

Arthur Vidal
Interested in all types of sciences, especially biology, atomic physics, and chemistry. Curious and big fan of how the world is made.

From France and enjoys all types of sports, mainly rugby and skiing.

Khaliun Erdenedalai
Biomedical Engineering

Undergraduate Researchers

Angèle Deconfin
Biomedical Engineering

Interested in how the body works and how to improve it.

From France and loves to travel.

Kenza Baspin
Engineering Physics

Interested in artificial organs, and how physical phenomena can be applied to save people.

From Martinique and LOVES cooking, especially Lasagna (mine are the best). Does meditation and likes to read books about feminism.

Nina Kerff
Engineering Physics

Interested in electromagnetic fields and their biomedical and environmental applications. Loves a big physics brainstorm :)!

From Belgium and enjoys travelling, diving and meeting people from all over the world.

Fanny Bicrell-Dandurand
Biomedical Engineering

Olivier Desbiens
Biomedical Engineering

Interested in Joining?

Send an email with the subject: "[Name], lab-position applicant" containing:

  1. A short note stating your research interests and experience (see example).
    For MS/PhD applicants: please submit a full coverletter describing how your research interests and background align and expands on the abilities of our group.

  2. Attach a CV (see example, compiler).

  3. Please provide course transcripts, when available.

Available project areas include: biosensing, diagnostics, high-resolution microscopy, mechanobiology, microfluidic imaging, single-molecule spectroscopy

Mischief Engineer

Interested in cat physics. Loves poutine.


Laurence Lefrançois, currently in biomedical engineering, Polytechnique Montreal