PhLAM, Laboratory of Physics of Lasers, Atoms and Molecules, is a mixed research unit (UMR 8523) directed by Cristian FOCSA, under the dual supervision of the CNRS and the University of Lille.


The research teams

The research themes of PhLAM are mainly oriented towards the light-matter interaction through 5 major axes:

  • Laser Cooled Atom Physics (Cold Atoms),
  • Dynamics of Complex Systems (DYSCO),
  • Physical Chemistry Modelling Team (PCMT),
  • Photonics,
  • Molecular Physics at Interfaces (MPI).