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> ISGS Summer School 2016

Latest News

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The International Sol-Gel Society presents its 5th Summer School to be held in Berlin, Germany from 24th to 27th July 2016. Young researchers and experienced scientists are invited to gather at the Bildungszentrum Erkner for 4 days to attend courses on sol-gel chemistry and advanced characterization techniques.

See ISGS Summer School 2016 for more details


> Sol-Gel 2017

Latest News

The 2017 Sol-Gel conference will be held in Liege, Belgium.

The website of the conference is already opened :

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The contract between ISGS and the Local Organizing Comitee has been signed in Kyoto during the 2015 conference.


From left to right : Dr. N. Job, vice-chair of Sol-Gel 2017, Pr. B. Heinrichs Chairman of Sol-Gel 2017, Pr. J.-M. Nedelec, President ISGS, Dr. M. Wong-Ci-Man member of the board ISGS


> ISGS Board Elections

The ISGS board is pleased to welcome three new members :

Dr Luca Malfatti

Dr Hubert Mutin

Pr Sidney Riberiro

The ISGS board would like to express its sincerest thanks to the 3 members leaving the board :

Pr R. Almeida

Pr G. Dubois

Pr M. Guglielmi


>SolGel 2015 Travel Grants for students

The awardees for ISGS Travel Grant have been selected :


Olga L. Galkina from Institute of Solution Chemistry of Russian Academy of Sciences in Russia will present her work on "Nanocellulose‐titania composite drug delivery systems by sol‐gel approach"


Diego Ariel Onna from University of Buenos Aires in Argentina, will present her work on " Enhanced photo-luminescence of CdX (X= S, Se, Te) Q-dots embedded in ordered mesoporous silica thin films "


Congratulations to both of them!!

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