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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 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....

Sol-Gel 2015 – Kyoto, Japan

> Sol-Gel 2015 - Kyoto, Japan The international Sol-Gel conference came back to Kyoto in 28-years after. The most advanced topics in materials science had been discussed in the most historical and ancient capital of Japan. The conference site was...

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...

> Ulrich Award 2015

The ISGS is proud to announce that the recipient of the Ulrich Award for 2015 is Doctor Go Kawamura from Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan. Dr Kawamura has been doing research in the sol-gel science community since 2003 when he...

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 – 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...

People in the Spotlight – Dr Mariana Sofia Peixoto Fernandes

The main goal of this project was the preparation and characterisation of lanthanide complexes for the preparation of photoluminescent materials. The underlying idea was the incorporation of optimised complexes into organic-inorganic hybrid hosts prepared by the sol -gel method.

Newsletter

Here you can consult the last ISGS Newsletter.

ISGS NewsLetter – July 2021

Welcome to the July 2021 ISGS Newsletter

ISGS NewsLetter – June 2021

Welcome to the June 2021 ISGS Newsletter

ISGS NewsLetter – May 2021

Welcome to the May 2021 ISGS Newsletter