Dr. Francois Foulon
Dr. francois foulon Professor Director Emirates Nuclear Technology Center (ENTC)

Contact Information
francois.foulon@ku.ac.ae +97123124446


Francois Foulon is the Chair of the Nuclear Engineering Department and the Director of the Emirates Nuclear Technology Centre (ENTC).

He has 30 years of experience in nuclear science and technology at the French Atomic and Alternative Energy Commission (CEA), in international collaborations and at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). He has a 15-year operator experience as the manager of a nuclear facility at CEA. He has been involved in research and development projects serving both fundamental sciences and industry. As a Professor and Trainer, he has more than 20 years’ experience in academic education and professional training in nuclear engineering.

  • PhD PhD Material Science and Engineering, Paris University
  • MSc Material Science, Paris University
  • BSc Physics, Paris University

Affiliated Research Institutes/Centers
  • Emirates Nuclear Technology Center
  • Masdar Institute

Research Interests
  • Nuclear Reactors
  • Nuclear Instrumentation
  • Nuclear Applications