Alain Berthoz

Visiting Scholar


Professor Emeritus




CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research)


College de France, Paris

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Alain Berthoz

Alain Berthoz is an Emeritus Professor at the Collège de France, former founder and director, now member, of the Perception and Action Lab, CNRS/Collège de France. He is an engineer (Ecole des Mines, Nancy), and an expert in biomechanics, psychology, and neurophysiology. Prof. Berthoz is the author of over 300 papers in international journals and of five books. He is a member of the French Academy of Sciences and the Academy of  Technologies, Academia Europae, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Belgium Royal Academy of  Medicine, Academy of Medicine of Bulgaria, and the International Academy of Astronautics.