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In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus John D. Mackenzie

John D. Mackenzie, a professor emeritus of materials science and engineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering who made pioneering contributions to glass and ceramics processing, passed away on Feb. 19, after a short illness, he was 94. Professor...

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...

A new website and a new logo for the ISGS

Dear members, as you may have already seen, ISGS features a new website which is adaptive (it changes the appearance depending on the screen size and resolution used for visualization) and makes easier to update the contents. We hope you...

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...

> Renewal of the ISGS Board of Directors

2 new ISGS Board members have been elected: Prof./Dr. Andrei JITIANU (Lehman College – City University of New York, USA) and Prof./Dr. Masahide TAKAHASHI (Osaka Prefecture University, Japan). Welcome aboard! Prof./Dr. Jean-Marie NEDELEC (ENSCCF-Clermont Université, France) has been designated as...

The ISGS Board: who are we ?

Wrote by Chris Barbe in 2011 Every two months, usually on a Friday, nine individuals around the planet ready themselves for a strange ceremonial. In Australia, in the afternoon, the first of the nine opens a beer looking forward to...

Life Achievement Awardees 2021

Every two years, the International Sol-Gel Society honours the achievements of our colleagues at various stages of their careers through a variety of awards. The Lifetime Achievement Award is the highest honour that the ISGS can bestow on our colleagues...

Life Achievement Awardees 2019

The ISGS Life Achievement Awardhonors the life time contribution of a man or a woman to enriching sol-gel science. Based on this criterion, the board of directors of ISGS started the discussion and selection early autumn of 2018. At the...

Life Achievement Awardees list

The ISGS Life Achievement Award honors the life time contribution of a man or a woman to enriching sol-gel science. Here we report the list of the Life Achievement Awardees so far: 2005                Prof. H. Schmidt 2007                Prof. J....

Ulrich Awardees 2021

First awarded in 1991, the Ulrich Awards recognise outstanding contributions in sol-gel science and technology made by young researchers and are granted every second year in remembrance of the transformational contributions of Dr Donald Ulrich to our community. Candidates to...

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...

Ulrich Awardees List

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...

Announcing the 2021 ISGS Fellows

Every two years, the International Sol-Gel Society issues a call for nominations for candidates to be considered for recognition as ISGS Fellows. Recognition as a Fellow of the ISGS reflects sustained and outstanding contributions to the sol-gel science and technology...

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...

ISGS Fellows list

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

People in the Spotlight – Dr Sophie de Monredon-Senani

Following the completion of my doctoral studies, I continued exploring functional nanoparticles as a post-doctoral researcher, firstly with Alcatel, and secondly at the LI2C (today PHENIX) Sorbonne University.

People in the Spotlight, Professor Shen Jun

Professor Shen Jun’s career has focused on the importance of international collaboration and service to the community. Since participating in his first International Sol-Gel Conference in Yokohama in 1999, he has participated in almost all of the subsequent biennial sol-gel...

People in the Spotlight, Professor Kazuki Nakanishi

He encountered the phase separation of gelling silica systems in August 1987, and has been enchanted by this field for over 35 years.

Newsletter

Here you can consult the last ISGS Newsletter.

ISGS NewsLetter – January to March 2022

Welcome to the January to March 2022 ISGS Newsletter

ISGS NewsLetter – December 2021

Welcome to the December 2021 ISGS Newsletter

ISGS NewsLetter – November 2021

Welcome to the November 2021 ISGS Newsletter