Alain is graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique in 1976, and the École nationale des ponts et chaussées in 1978.
Statut : Professeur
Thématique : Mécanique, matériaux, construction, génie civil
Département : Génie Mécanique et Matériaux
Alain began research in 1978 under the direction of H.D. Bui in the Laboratoire de Mécanique des Solides of the Ecole Polytechnique, and completed the “Doctorat d’Etat” at the University of Paris VI in 1985. He was an Associate Professor at the Ecole Polytechnique, and is now Professor at the Ecole des Ponts ParisTech, where he is the Head of the Mechanical and Material Engineering Department and a Research Director at the Navier Laboratory.