People in the spotlight

A Focus on our PhD Students – Dr Junho Jang

A Focus on our PhD Students - Dr Junho Jang. After receiving my PhD degree, my current post-doctoral research has been focused on the further development of solgel derived siloxane-hybrid-based stable wavelength converting materials for full-colour micro LEDs or quantum...

People in the spotlight – Professor Sidney Ribeiro

Professor Sidney Ribeiro Sidney published his first sol-gel paper in 1992, combining his background in the electronic spectroscopy of lanthanides and the sol-gel processing of cassiterite SnO2 , with Eu 3+ ions substituted on Sn 4+ sites.

A Focus on our PhD Students – Marta Alcaraz Megias

A Focus on our PhD Students - Marta Alcaraz Megias. One year later, in 2019, I had the great opportunity of starting my PhD in Nanotechnology and Nanoscience in the same research Institute, under the direction of Dr. Gonzalo Abellán...

People in the spotlight – Professor David Avnir

Professor David Avnir David’s remarkable career has been recognised by several awards, including the Israel Chemical Society Excellence Prize (2011), the Life Achievement Award of the ISGS (2013) and election as a Distinguished Scientist by the Chinese Academy of Sciences...

A Focus on our PhD Students – A Focus on our PhD Students – Dr Marco Faustini

A Focus on our PhD Students - Dr Marco Faustini. Currently he is a Maître des Conferences at Sorbonne University (Assistant Professor).

A Focus on our PhD Students -A Focus on our PhD Students – Fiona Britto

A Focus on our PhD Students - Fiona Britto. She is a chemical engineer, having obtained my undergraduate training at the National University of La Plata in Argentina. While her academic background is in chemical engineering, my research background is...

A Focus on our PhD Students – Elizaveta Anastasova

A Focus on our PhD Students - Elizaveta Anastasova. My research is devoted to the biological interactions that occur in 2D magnetic nanomaterials.

A Focus on our PhD Students – Ken Ikigaki

A Focus on our PhD Students, Ken Ikigaki. Ken is focusing on the fabrication and application of oriented thin films of metal-organic frameworks (MOF) and covalent organic frameworks (COF).

People in the spotlight -Professor Maria Zaharescu

Professor Maria Zaharescu Maria’s scientific interests were focussed on the physical chemistry of oxide systems, including thermal phase equilibria, reaction mechanisms and structure-property correlations

People in the spotlight -Professor Alicia Durán

Professor Alicia Durán Alicia began exploring her interests in sol-gel science and technology soon after completing her PhD.