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ISGS eSeminar, November 2021

En route from Metal Alkoxides to Metal Oxides: Metal Oxo/Alkoxo Clusters by professor Ulrich Schubert

ISGS NewsLetter – September 2021

Welcome to the September 2021 ISGS Newsletter

6th International Conference of CIS Countries: Sol-Gel Synthesis and Research of Inorganic Compounds, Hybrid Functional Materials and Disperse Systems

The 6th International Conference of CIS Countries – “Sol-Gel Synthesis and Research of Inorganic Compounds, Hybrid Functional Materials and Disperse Systems” (Sol-Gel 2020) will be held on 11-15 October 2021 in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. The conference, which will be held at...

e-Seminars

Dear ISGS Members, the ISGS will launch an eSeminar series, to build closer and more regular contacts within our solgel community between the biennial International Sol-Gel Conferences. The eSeminars will be open to any ISGS member who wished to be a part of the audience, priority will be given to our PhD students and emerging scientists, to provide opportunities for the future leaders of our community to interact with our current senior practitioners.

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ISGS eSeminar, November 2021

En route from Metal Alkoxides to Metal Oxides: Metal Oxo/Alkoxo Clusters by professor Ulrich Schubert

6th International Conference of CIS Countries: Sol-Gel Synthesis and Research of Inorganic Compounds, Hybrid Functional Materials and Disperse Systems

The 6th International Conference of CIS Countries – “Sol-Gel Synthesis and Research of Inorganic Compounds, Hybrid Functional Materials and Disperse Systems” (Sol-Gel 2020) will be held on 11-15 October 2021 in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. The conference, which will be held at...

ISGS eSeminar, October 2021

SOL-GEL COATINGS TO PREVENT CORROSION OF METALS AND ALLOYS by Yolanda Castro

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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ISGS PhD Thesis Award 2020 – a message from Professor Verónica de Zea Bermudez

Each year, the International Sol-Gel Society (ISGS) Board awards 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 chemistry and related...

2021 ISGS Call for ISGS Renata Reisfeld PhD Student Fellowship for Women in Sol-Gel Science and Technology

The ISGS Renata Reisfeld PhD Student Fellowship for Women (hereafter referred to as the Fellowship) is dedicated to women who are currently undertaking their PhD in the field of Sol-Gel Science and Technology.

The Ulrich Award 2021 – Call for Nominations

Donald R. Ulrich Award recognizes outstanding contributions in sol-gel processes made by young researchers. The Award granted in remembrance of Prof. Dr. Donald R. Ulrich is given since 1991 during the International Sol-Gel Conference. The awardee/s will receive a diploma...

The ISGS International Sol-Gel Conference Series Call for Applications to Host the 22nd Conference

The ISGS is now seeking applications from groups interesting in hosting the 22nd International Sol-Gel Conference. Full details regarding the application process and the Criteria against which applications will be assessed will soon be available on the ISGS website.

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ISGS NewsLetter – September 2021

Welcome to the September 2021 ISGS Newsletter

A Focus on our PhD Students -Ann Kathrin Koopmann

I had the chance to expand my knowledge in nanomaterials by participating in a small research project concerning amino-silane functionalised maghemite nanoparticles.

A Focus on our PhD Students – Lorne S. Joseph

Presently, my thesis focuses on the Investigation of High Proton Conductivity Materials at Modest Temperatures. The motivation for this work centers on the synthesis of fast-proton conducting melting gels using the sol-gel process that exhibit good water retention, high thermal...

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

Highlight Articles from Volume 95, Issue 1, July 2020 JSST

A selection of general interest papers and more specialized ones from the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, free to read via the links. General interest papers: Synthesis of a polysiloxane coating and investigation of its functional properties with high...

ISGS PhD Thesis Award 2020 – a message from Professor Verónica de Zea Bermudez

Each year, the International Sol-Gel Society (ISGS) Board awards 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 chemistry and related...

2021 ISGS Call for ISGS Renata Reisfeld PhD Student Fellowship for Women in Sol-Gel Science and Technology

The ISGS Renata Reisfeld PhD Student Fellowship for Women (hereafter referred to as the Fellowship) is dedicated to women who are currently undertaking their PhD in the field of Sol-Gel Science and Technology.

The Ulrich Award 2021 – Call for Nominations

Donald R. Ulrich Award recognizes outstanding contributions in sol-gel processes made by young researchers. The Award granted in remembrance of Prof. Dr. Donald R. Ulrich is given since 1991 during the International Sol-Gel Conference. The awardee/s will receive a diploma...