How to design better Ir-based catalystsfor OER?
By engineering the architecture and porosity at different scales!
First work on the “sol-gel” of noble metals in Advanced Energy Materials ! https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/aenm.201802136
A collaborative study between LCMCP, Univ Strasbourg, Univ Paris Diderot, Univ Montpellier, Ecole Polytechnique, greatly coordinated by Jennifer Peron
I’m very honored to be one of the grantees of an ERC STARTING GRANT for the TEMPORE project aiming at reproduce life-like properties into artificial materials.
PhDs and Post-DOC positions will be available soon…
Olivier Dalstein receives the YNSECT award for his PhD thesis work on Photonic MOF Sensors!
Very proud of him!
After more than two years, our work on water condensation and shaping of nano droplets is out in ACS Nano. Great collaboration with AMU University, C2N, INSA Lyon and Itodys.
Have a look here: M. Faustini et al ACS Nano 2018
“Retrospective” article on the History of Hybrid Materials published in Advanced Functional Materials here the link
A very long, but instructive, bibliographical research work along the centuries, outstanding scientists and the synthetic procedures.
Take-home message: also in material’s science, Rome wasn’t built in a day…
Pushing the resolution limit of nanofabrication with soft-chemistry with A. Cattoni and D. Mailly at C2N;
paper accepted in Microelectronic Engineering
Maxime is joining the team. He will work on the synthesis of porous “metallic” materials made by sol-gel of noble metals. Welcome!
Sol-Gel for tandem solar cells!
POST-DOC position opening now!
Pleased to present our latest works at the SCAN Paris Diderot. Thanks to the organizers for the opportunity.
Observing iridium sol-gel based materials at 800°C. Great in-situ experiment at Samba XAS beam line, Synchrotron Soleil
After 3 years together, Olivier and Guillaume are doctors! Very proud of them.
Olivier’s article on Evaporation-directed Crack Patterning of MOFs colloidal gels accepted in Angewandte Chemie!
Thanks to our collaborators in IMAP, ILV and LISE.
how to make photonic devices out of cracks…
Nice discussion and team’s photo with Prof. K. Kuroda, the inventor of mesoporous materials, a giant in material’s chemistry
“Soft chemistry meets Soft lithography”: a lecture at the C’nano International School of Nanoscience 2017
Guillaume N. received the Graduate Student Award at E-MRS 2017 for his work on dew formation on sol-gel films. Congratulations!
Ronghua’s paper on “Invisible” Photoactive Coatings accepted in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces!
The “AQUASCREEN” project is highlighted by CNRS Innovation: have a look here
Our essay on Sol-gel Derived Functional Coatings for Optics is finally out. Great job Guillaume and Davide. Have a look here.
General strategy to tune optical properties of coating by sol-gel chemistry
POST-DOC position available!
One 12 months post-doctoral position opening starting from January 2017!
Project “Emergences” Sorbonne University: Themo-plasmonics on nanoporous films
Do no hesitate to contact me for more information!
“Lutech Trophy” for technological transfer!
for the development of the project AQUASCREEN and GLASSPRINT. What a honor!
Congratulation Olivier for winning the best poster award delivered by the International Sol-Gel Society for his work on photonic sensing
Review on nano patterning by bottom-up approach
co-written with David Grosso
AFM cover on Olivier’s paper!