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Call for Ulrich Award 2019

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...

ISGS 2018: deadline extended

The deadline for the online registration to the VI Summer School of the International Sol-Gel Society has been extended to July 15th and July 31st for the payment. After this date, the registration fees for the summer school will be...

ISGS Summer School 2018: travel grants for students

Thanks to the ISGS and sponsors support, the organizing committee awards travel grants of 400 US dollars to students who want to attend the VI Summer School of the International Sol-Gel Society “Frontiers in Hybrid Materials” (Alghero, Italy, September 16th-19th)....

ISGS PhD Thesis Award

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 chemistry and related fields. The winner will receive a diploma, a 2-year ISGS membership, and a prize money. In addition, he/she will be invited to contribute with a paper to the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, the official journal of ISGS.

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ISGS 2018: deadline extended

The deadline for the online registration to the VI Summer School of the International Sol-Gel Society has been extended to July 15th and July 31st for the payment. After this date, the registration fees for the summer school will be...

ISGS Summer School 2018: travel grants for students

Thanks to the ISGS and sponsors support, the organizing committee awards travel grants of 400 US dollars to students who want to attend the VI Summer School of the International Sol-Gel Society “Frontiers in Hybrid Materials” (Alghero, Italy, September 16th-19th)....

> Sol-Gel 2019

The 20th International Sol-Gel Conference will be held on August 25-30, 2019 in St. Petersburg, Russia. The website of the conference is already opened: http://solgel2019.ifmo.ru/ Contact: sol-gel-conf@corp.ifmo.ru

ISGS Fellows

Fellows of the ISGS shall be persons of good reputation who have reached their 45th birthday and who shall have been members of the Society at least four years continuously at the established nomination deadline date when nominated.

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Call for Ulrich Award 2019

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...

ISGS PhD Thesis Award

ISGS PhD Thesis Award Prize 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 chemistry and...

ISGS Fellows

ISGS Fellows Fellows of the ISGS shall be persons of good reputation who have reached their 45th birthday and who shall have been members of the Society at least four years continuously at the established nomination deadline date when nominated....

Sol-Gel 2019

The 20th International Sol-Gel Conference will be held on August 25-30, 2019 in St. Petersburg, Russia.

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A young researcher in the spotlight: PAULA ANGELOME

A young researcher in the spotlight: PAULA ANGELOMÉ   Paula C. Angelomé was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1979. In 2003, she obtained a Chemistry Degree from University of Buenos Aires. Immediately after, she joined the Chemistry of Nanomaterials...

The new ISGS logo

A new logo of the international sol-gel society: deadline extended to 15th June The international sol-gel society launches a call to replace the actual logo with a new logomark (i.e. an image or symbol) and/or logotype (i. e. geometric shapes...

A young researcher in the spotlight: XAVIER CATTOEN

A young researcher in the spotlight: XAVIER CATTOEN   The researcher in the spotlight is Dr. XAVIER CATTOEN, from the Institute Néel, in Grenoble, France. After studying physical and organic chemistry at the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan in France,...

Highlight Articles from the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology

Below are a selection of three Editors’ Choice papers from the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, which are free to read via the links below.  JSST featured articles will appear regularly in the ISGS newsletter, so please watch this...

Lotus Synthesis:inorganic nanoparticles for top coating applications

Lotus Synthesis is a French start-up based in Lyon and founded in 2011 which is producing functional (hybrid) inorganic nanoparticles for top coating applications.   The patented technology allows the production of hybrid (surface-functionalized and/or doped) oxide (TiO2, ZrO2, ZnO...

Handbook of Sol-Gel Science and Technology Processing, Characterization and Applications

Handbook of Sol-Gel Science and Technology Processing, Characterization and Applications Second Edition Editors: Lisa Klein, Mario Aparicio, and Andrei Jitianu The first edition was edited by Professor Sumio Sakka in 2005. A decade after, Professor Klein, Doctor Aparicio, and Professor...