Dr Hélène de Maleprade



  • 2017: Research Associate (Post-doc), Goldstein lab, DAMTP, University of Cambridge, UK
  • 2013-2016: PhD in Fluid Mechanics, PMMH (ESPCI) and LadHyX (École polytechnique), Paris, France
  • 2012-2013: MSc in Materials Science and Engineering, Imperial College London, UK 
  • 2009-2013: Diplôme d'ingénieur, École polytechnique, Palaiseau, France 


Hélène is a member of the Biological Physics and Mechanics research group in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics in the Raymond E. Goldstein group. 

Selected Publications

  • Dan Soto, Hélène de Maleprade, Christophe Clanet & David Quéré, Air-levitated platelets: from take-off to motion. J. Fluid Mech., 814 :535-546 (2017).
  • Hélène de Maleprade, Christophe Clanet & David Quéré, Spreading of Bubbles after Contacting the Lower Side of an Aerophilic Slide Immersed in Water, Physical Review Letters 117, 094501 (2016).
  • Tuan Tran, Hélène de Maleprade, Chao Sun & Detlef Lohse, Air entrainment during impact of droplets on liquid surfaces, J. Fluid Mech., vol 736, R3 (2013).