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ISGS eSeminar, September 2021

Aerogel Craftsmanship: New Methods, New Materials by professor David Avnir

ISGS NewsLetter – July 2021

Welcome to the July 2021 ISGS Newsletter

Announcing the ISGS eMasterClass Online Lecture Series

Announcing the ISGS eMasterClass Online Lecture Series

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, September 2021

Aerogel Craftsmanship: New Methods, New Materials by professor David Avnir

Announcing the ISGS eMasterClass Online Lecture Series

Announcing the ISGS eMasterClass Online Lecture Series

ISGS eSeminar, July 2021

Application of sol-gel processes to materials and interfaces in allsolid-state batteries by Nataly Carolina Rosero-Navarro.

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 – July 2021

Welcome to the July 2021 ISGS Newsletter

People in the Spotlight – Presenting the 2021 ISGS Fellows

In the June 2021 Newsletter, we announced that Professors Maria Zaharescu (Romania), Masahide Takahashi (Japan) and Michel Wong Chi Man (France) had been selected as ISGS Fellows for 2021. In the July issue, we shine a spotlight on the achievements...

People in the Spotlight – Dr Sílvia Cristina Nunes

After one year, I started my PhD in Exact, Natural and Technological Sciences/Chemistry at UTAD, entitled “Synthesis and characterization of multifunctional nanohybrids organic-inorganic materials obtained through sol-gel process”, under the supervision of Professor Verónica de Zea Bermudez, and in the...

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...