Claire Deeb has completed her PhD from University of Technology of Troyes, France and Post-doctoral research from Argonne National Laboratory, USA and Northwestern University, USA. She is currently a Research Scientist at C2N - CNRS where she conducts research in the field of optics, active plasmonics, and nano-photonics. She is collaborating with leading groups at UIUC (IL, USA) and LMU-Munich and has led many international projects. She has given 11 invited talks and has published over 13 papers and one book chapter. Additionally, she has received two PhD awards and has been serving as an Editorial Board Member of PNN.