Welcome to the home page of Martin Schwell

Full Professor of physics at Université Paris-Est Créteil (UPEC), Faculté des Sciences et Technologie

Laboratoire Interuniversitaire des Systèmes Atmosphériques (LISA), UMR 7583 CNRS
Head of group "Spectroscopie et Atmosphères" @ LISA

In charge of Master "Physico-Chimie Moléculaire et Applications"

In charge of the Franco-German Master "Physics and Chemistry of the Environment"


Recent papers

M. Schwell, M. Hochlaf: « Photoionization spectroscopy of nucleobases and analogues in the gas phase using synchrotron radiation as excitation light source »
Topics in Current Chemistry (2015), 155-208 [>pdf]


F.J. Capalbo et al.: New VUV benzene absorption cross sections, application to Titan's atmosphere [>pdf]


Upcoming papers

VUV absorption spectra of isoacetonitrile, aminoacetonitrile, propynal and acetyl cyanide studied at BESSY and SOLEIL synchrotron, in preparation


Short CV         Publications        LISA Home         Downloads



·        Head of group "Spectroscopie et Atmosphère (SpecAt)" @ LISA, since 2011.

·        VUV photophysics and -chemistry of molecules of astrophysical and exobiological interest  (update 2013, in french)

·        IR spectroscopy using Tunable Diode Laser Spectroscopy for the study of atmospheric green house gases



·        Master franco-allemand "Physique en Chimie de l'Environnement", en partenariat avec l'Université de Wuppertal.

·        Master Chimie, parcours Physico-chimie Moléculaire et Applications (UPEC-UPEM), co-responsable UPEC.

·        In charge of Physics teachings units for biologists @UPEC Faculté des Sciences et Technologie.


Former Academic Activities

·        Associate Vice-President for International Relations of University Paris-Est Créteil (2014-2016)

·        International study programme: Franco-German Bachelor of Chemistry (former responsible) U Bielefeld and U Paris Diderot

·        Member of the Scientific Council of the Chemistry Faculty of University Paris Diderot – Paris 7 (since 2004-2013)

·        Member of the Scientific Council of University Paris Diderot – Paris 7 (since 2006-2012)


Former Research work

·        Photophysics of Fullerene Derivatives postdoc work, 1998-2001

·        Microphysics of Stratospherc Aerosols Thesis work 1994-1998

·        Photochemistry of chlorine oxides Diploma thesis 1994



© Martin Schwell, Université Paris-Est Créteil. Tél.: +33 (0) 1 4517 15 21 (LISA office); +33 (0) 1 4517  7142 (présidence UPEC); e-mail: martin.schwell@lisa.u-pec.fr
Postal Adresse : Laboratoire Interuniversitaire des Systèmes Atmosphériques, Université Paris 12 et 7, Faculté des Sciences, 61 Avenue du Général de Gaulle, F - 94010 Créteil