Fluorescence emission changes in photonic structures of living organisms induced by contact with fluids

Project: Research

Project Details


Postdoctoral Fellowship for Excellence program WBI.World at the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
Effective start/end date1/10/1530/09/17

Research Output

Translucent in air and iridescent in water: structural analysis of a salamander egg sac

Zabuga, A. V., Arrigo, M. I., Teyssier, J., Mouchet, S. R., Nishikawa, K., Matsui, M., Vences, M. & Milinkovitch, M. C., 21 Feb 2020, In : Soft matter. 16, 7, p. 1714-1721 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Colour and fluorescence emission of Euchroea auripigmenta beetle

    Mouchet, S., Kaczmarek, A. M., Mara, D., Van Deun, R. & Vukusic, P., 13 Mar 2019, p. 1-11. 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Open Access
  • 1 Downloads (Pure)

    Linear and Nonlinear Optical Effects in Biophotonic Structures using Classical and Nonclassical Light

    Verstraete, C., Mouchet, S. R., Verbiest, T. & Kolaric, B., Jan 2019, In : Journal of biophotonics. 12, 1, p. e201800262 e201800262.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 8 Downloads (Pure)


    • 4 Participation in conference
    • 4 Invited talk
    • 4 Oral presentation

    Fluorescence emission from beetle wings

    Sébastien Mouchet (Speaker)

    17 Jan 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    Belgian Physical Society (BPS) General Scientific Meeting 2017

    Sébastien Mouchet (Poster)

    17 May 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    Linear and Non-Linear Fluorescence Investigation of a Beetle’s Photonic Structure

    Sébastien Mouchet (Speaker)

    17 May 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation


    2018 Biomimetics Travel Award

    MOUCHET, Sebastien (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: National/international honour

  • Press / Media

    The secrets of the iridescent egg sac revealed

    Sebastien MOUCHET


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Other

    Un petit bijou naturel bleu irisé

    Sébastien Mouchet


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Other