Dr. Najla Fourati is Assocaite Professor at conservatoire National des Arts et Metiers de Paris, France. She received her PhD in material science from Conservatoire National des Arts at Metiers (Cnam-Paris) in 1999. She joined the Laboratory of Physics in Cnam-Paris in 2002, and SATIE research laboratory in 2014. She has a large experience in rheology, micro-fabrication, and surface and interface characterization by means of AFM and X ray reflectometry. Dr. Fourati's current research interests are organized around two axes: - design and development of electrochemical and gravimetric surface acoustic wave sensors for chemical andbiological applications; - physicochemical characterization of polymers by means of DSC, DMTA, FTIR, DTA and TGA.