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CALL FOR CANDIDATES TO RENEW THE ISGS BOARD OF DIRECTORS – 3 POSITIONS TO RENEW

Dear colleague and ISGS Member, As an active member of the sol-gel community, we are writing to invite you to consider becoming a candidate for the upcoming election to renew the membership of the ISGS Board. Since its launch at...

Workshop: “Photonic Glasses by Sol-Gel”

This event will treat with the state of the art on the fundamentals, preparation and characterization of materials obtained by sol-gel with important photonic applications.

Workshop: “Photonic glasses by sol-gel”

Workshop will be organized in the format of traditional ISGS summer school and will be addressed to the young PhD students* and scientists who would to learn about last achievements in the field of photonics and glasses obtained through the sol-gel method.  This event will treat with the state of the art on the fundamentals, preparation and characterization of materials obtained by sol-gel with important photonic applications.

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Workshop: “Photonic Glasses by Sol-Gel”

This event will treat with the state of the art on the fundamentals, preparation and characterization of materials obtained by sol-gel with important photonic applications.

ISGS eSeminar, May 2022

Sol-gel approach to understand the role of defects in photocatalysis with TiO2 by Sara A. Bilmes 

Sol-Gel 2022 in Lyon

The international Sol-Gel Conference SOLGEL 2021 will be held in Lyon, a 2000 years old Dear colleagues, We would like to thank you for the numerous abstracts already submitted for SOLGEL 2021. After discussion with the ISGS board and evaluation of the International Covid situation and travel limitations, we have decided to postpone the event to July 2022 (The final date will come soon). In the meantime, abstract submission remains open. If you have already submitted an abstract and you want to cancel the submission, or change the abstract, you will have the opportunity to do it. We apologize for this situation, and wish to meet all of you in safe conditions in our beautiful city of Lyon for a fantastic event in 2022. Sincerely The organizing committee

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CALL FOR CANDIDATES TO RENEW THE ISGS BOARD OF DIRECTORS – 3 POSITIONS TO RENEW

Dear colleague and ISGS Member, As an active member of the sol-gel community, we are writing to invite you to consider becoming a candidate for the upcoming election to renew the membership of the ISGS Board. Since its launch at...

ISGS PhD Thesis Award 2021 – Call for Nominations

In 2018, the ISGS announced the inaugural ISGS PhD Thesis Award to celebrate the achievements of talented PhD students whose theses and research represent outstanding contributions to scientific and/or technological knowledge in sol-gel chemistry and related fields. The inaugural awardee...

ISGS PhD Thesis Award 2021 – Call for Nominations

The ISGS will award annually a prize to the student who has produced the best PhD thesis and made the most outstanding contribution to scientific and/or technological knowledge in the field of sol-gel science and technology. The winner will receive a...

International Workshop: Sol-Gel Materials for Bio-Encapsulation and Bio-Delivery

“Dear Colleague, Welcome to the workshop Sol-Gel Material for Bioencapsulation and Biodelivery. We will discuss the current efforts on controlling survival and biological functions of enzymes and whole cells in both single-cell and cluster encapsulates and potential applications of controlled delivery of biomolecules and microorganisms in biomedical and agricultural applications. Professor Denis Poncelet, the leader of international bioencapsulation community will give an overview of present and future of industrial bioencapsulation applications.” Best regards, Vadim and colleagues

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ISGS NewsLetter – January to March 2022

Welcome to the January to March 2022 ISGS Newsletter

Bioinspired In Vitro Brain Vasculature Model for Nanomedicine Testing Based on Decellularized Spinach Leaves

Animal testing is often criticized due to ethical issues and complicated translation of the results obtained to the clinical stage of drug development. Existing alternative models for nanopharmaceutical testing still have many limitations and do not significantly decrease the number...

The Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology – Celebrating the 2020 Impact Factor and the Most Highly Cited JSST Papers

The recent release of journal impact factors (IF) for 2020 has highlighted a consistent improvement for JSST over the past few years, with the 2020 IF of 2.326 building significantly on the 2019 value (2.008).

Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology – An Update on recent initiatives

Throughout its nearly-30 -year history, one of the sustained features of JSST has been its role in publishing Special Issues containing collections of papers from key conferences within our community - in particular, the biennial International Sol-Gel conferences

CALL FOR CANDIDATES TO RENEW THE ISGS BOARD OF DIRECTORS – 3 POSITIONS TO RENEW

Dear colleague and ISGS Member, As an active member of the sol-gel community, we are writing to invite you to consider becoming a candidate for the upcoming election to renew the membership of the ISGS Board. Since its launch at...

ISGS PhD Thesis Award 2021 – Call for Nominations

In 2018, the ISGS announced the inaugural ISGS PhD Thesis Award to celebrate the achievements of talented PhD students whose theses and research represent outstanding contributions to scientific and/or technological knowledge in sol-gel chemistry and related fields. The inaugural awardee...

ISGS PhD Thesis Award 2021 – Call for Nominations

The ISGS will award annually a prize to the student who has produced the best PhD thesis and made the most outstanding contribution to scientific and/or technological knowledge in the field of sol-gel science and technology. The winner will receive a...