Pascal Colpo is a scientific officer at the Consumer Products Safety Unit of the European Commission's Joint Research Centre.
He obtained his PhD in Energetic physics from the Institut National Polytechnique of Grenoble (Fr). After 6 years of experience in industry, he joined the EC Joint Research Centre in 1997 as visiting scientist and as scientific officer in 2001. He is responsible of the clean room facility of Nanobiotechnology laboratoy. His research focuses on safety assessment of nanomaterials, development of bio interfaces for biomolecular detection, surface functionalisation and micro-nanofabrication for advanced in vitro assays and cell sensing.