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Report on event: The 9th School of Materials Synthesis 2019

The 9th School of Materials Synthesis: Sol-gel Processes was successfully developed between 15 and 26 October 2019. Thirty students from different regions of Argentina and Latin America, including companies’ professionals, participated in the complete course (Theoretical + Laboratory). Another 13...

New ISGS Board of directors

The composition of the ISGS board of directors has changed after the last election in Saint Petersbourg. We welcome the new members: – Dr. Beatriz Julián-López Institute of Advanced Materials (INAM) at University Jaume I (UJI), Spain – Dr. Vladimir...

2019 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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Report on event: The 9th School of Materials Synthesis 2019

The 9th School of Materials Synthesis: Sol-gel Processes was successfully developed between 15 and 26 October 2019. Thirty students from different regions of Argentina and Latin America, including companies’ professionals, participated in the complete course (Theoretical + Laboratory). Another 13...

AEROGEL WORKSHOP, August 25th, St. Petersbourg

AEROGEL WORKSHOP, Sunday, 25th of August, St. Petersburg; Sol-Gel Conference 2019   Aerogels are a diverse class of porous, solid materials that exhibit an uncanny array of extreme materials properties. Most notably aerogels are known for their extreme low densities (which range...

Report on event: VI ISGS Summer School “Frontier in Hybrid Materials”

The VI Summer School of the International Sol-Gel Society has been held in Alghero in September 2018 (16-19) to explore the Frontiers in Hybrid Materials. The school has been attended by 32 students from 12 different countries, from Japan to...

Sol-Gel 2019: facts and statistics

Some facts and numbers about the 20th International Sol-Gel Conference organized in St. Petersburg, Russia.

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2019 ISGS board election

The following three candidates have been elected as new board of director of ISGS. Picture Name, affiliation Candidature Dr. Beatriz Julián-López Institute of Advanced Materials (INAM) at University Jaume I (UJI), Spain B. Julián-López presentation Dr. Vladimir Valentinovich Vinogradov Laboratory...

Election of 3 new Board members in 2019

3 positions to renew the ISGS Board of Directors Dear Active ISGS members You are warmly invited to participate in the vote for the renewal of the ISGS Board of Directors. A Board member is elected for 6 years. The...

3 NEW BOARD MEMBERS ELECTED

Dear ISGS Members, the board of directors of the international Sol-Gel Society has 3 new members: -Dr. Beatriz Julián-López, Institute of Advanced Materials (INAM) at University Jaume I (UJI), Spain -Dr. Vladimir Valentinovich Vinogradov, Laboratory of Solution Chemistry of Advanced Materials & Technologies, ITMO University, Saint Petersburg, Russian -Dr. Atsushi Shimojima, Waseda University, Japan

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New ISGS Board of directors

The composition of the ISGS board of directors has changed after the last election in Saint Petersbourg. We welcome the new members: – Dr. Beatriz Julián-López Institute of Advanced Materials (INAM) at University Jaume I (UJI), Spain – Dr. Vladimir...

Ulrich Award 2019

The Donald R. Ulrich Award recognizes outstanding contributions in sol-gel processes made by young researchers. This Award, created in memory of Prof. Dr. Donald R. Ulrich, is given since 1991 during the International Sol-Gel Conference. For the 2019 Award the...

ISGS Fellows 2019

Fellows of the ISGS are members nominated due to their outstanding contributions to the sol-gel science and technology, their broad and productive scholarship in sol-gel science and technology, their conspicuous achievement in sol-gel industry or their outstanding services to the...

Special issues related to Sol-Gel

Several special issues related to Sol-Gel have been recently published in open access journals: Molecules, Nanomaterials, and Materials. In Molecules: “Sol-Gel Chemistry. From Molecule to Functional Materials”, guest-edited by Prof. Ahmad Mehdi and Prof. Sébastien Clément from Montpellier, France.  ...

Highlight Articles from 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: Relevance of thermal analysis for sol–gel-derived nanomaterials, M. Zaharescu, L. Predoana, J. Pandele,...

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...