ISGS NewsLetter - N°22 - April 2019
ISGS NewsLetter - N°22 - April 2019

Dear ISGS members,

after several years, we have decided to refresh the website, the logo and the newsletter of the society. We did our best to renew the ISGS image and we encourage you to send comments or suggestions which could further help us in future upgrades and graphical improvements.


A researcher in the spotlight: Niveen Khashab


The researcher in the spotlight is Dr. Niveen M. Khashab, who is an Associate Professor of Chemical Sciences and Engineering at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), in Saudi Arabia.


Deadline extended: invitation to organize the official ISGS conference in 2021


The deadline for applicants to host the 21th biannual conference in Sol-Gel Science and Technology has been now extended to April 26th.


The ISGS PhD Thesis Award Prize goes to…


The Board of Directors of the ISGS is very pleased to announce that the winner of the ISGS PhD Thesis Award 2018...


Sol-Gel 2019 - St. Petersburg, Russia - August 25-30


The 20th International Sol-Gel Conference will be held on August 25-30, 2019 in St. Petersburg, Russia. The conference is organized in partnership with the International Sol-Gel Society (ISGS) and hosted by ITMO University, St. Petersburg, Russia. The milestone 20th edition of the conference will manifest the new generation of the Sol-Gel Conference.


Report on event: ISGS Summer School 2018

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The VI Summer School of the International Sol-Gel Society has been held in Alghero in September 2018 (16-19) to explore the Frontiers in Hybrid Materials. The school has been attended by 32 students from 12 different countries, from Japan to Argentina, which have shared with the speaker the nice moments of the days in Sardinia.


Highlight Articles from the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology

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.

Special issues related to Sol-Gel

A selection of special issues related to Sol-Gel which have been recently published in open access journals


Renew your membership


Don't forget to renew your membership and support the sol-gel community using the ISGS PayPal account!