Community

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 – Professor Ioannis Michaloudis

As a doctorate candidate, I was lucky enough to be studying at the Sorbonne University in France. Based on my textile and fashion design practice, I undertook research in the visual arts and I discovered what I named the ‘elastic...

People in the Spotlight – Dr Maria Luz Martinez Ricci

I believe that while Physics and Chemistry are sometimes treated as two different worlds, in my experience the overlap is great and beautiful and there is a lot to do in this direction.

People in the Spotlight – Professor Sara Aldabe Bilmes

Sara’s personal reflections on her career in materials chemistry in Argentina are undoubtedly a fitting place to conclude her story, as she highlights and contrast some of the intriguing aspects underpinning the rich scientific heritage of Argentina.

Newsletter

Here you can consult the last ISGS Newsletter.

ISGS NewsLetter – October 2021

Welcome to the October 2021 ISGS Newsletter

ISGS NewsLetter – September 2021

Welcome to the September 2021 ISGS Newsletter

ISGS NewsLetter – August 2021

Welcome to the August 2021 ISGS Newsletter