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

Below are a selection of three Editors’ Choice papers from the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, which are free to read via the links below.  JSST featured articles will appear regularly in the ISGS newsletter, so please watch this...

Toughening Limit of Hybrid Nanocomposites

Fundamental limits of material toughening in molecularly confined polymers by Scott G. Isaacson, Krystelle Lionti, Willi Volksen, Teddie P. Magbitang, Yusuke Matsuda, Reinhold H. Dauskardt and Geraud Dubois

Preparation and thermal properties of chemically prepared nanoporous silica aerogels

Preparation and thermal properties of chemically prepared nanoporous silica aerogels S. Gutzov, N. Danchova, S. I. Karakashev, M. Khristov, J. Ivanova, J. Ulbikas Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, March (2014)

Handbook of Sol-Gel Science and Technology Processing, Characterization and Applications

Handbook of Sol-Gel Science and Technology Processing, Characterization and Applications Second Edition Editors: Lisa Klein, Mario Aparicio, and Andrei Jitianu The first edition was edited by Professor Sumio Sakka in 2005. A decade after, Professor Klein, Doctor Aparicio, and Professor...

SpringerBrief Collection 2

1D Oxide Nanostructures Obtained by Sol-Gel and Hydrothermal Methods By Crina Anastasescu, Susana Mihaiu, Silviu Preda, and Maria Zaharescu Edited by Michel A. Aegerter and Michel Prassas; SpringerBrief Collection; Springer; ISBN 978-3-319-32988-8          

SpringerBriefs Collections

SpringerBriefs Collections: 2 new books! This collection edited by Michel A. Aegerter and Michel Prassas is intended to fill the gap between classical research papersk like the ones published in the ISGS official journal, the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and...

JSST Editorial Board

EDITORIAL May 2013< Recently the Board of the International Sol-Gel Society (ISGS) and the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology (JSST) have worked together to evaluate and to renew the members of the EDITORIAL BOARD of the...

> JSST, Volume 74 Number 1 is now available

You can have a look in the table of contents Volume 72 – Number 1, April 2015 available on Springer link http://link.springer.com/journal/10971/74/1?wt_mc=alerts.TOCjournals. ISGS members are entitled to read the full-text articles online on this page https://www.isgs.org/index.php/jsst-access-for-members

Rating of the JSST

JSST is classified in the section “Materials Science, Ceramics” in which 20 International journals are compared, including e.g. the J. Eur. Ceram. Soc, J. Am Ceram. Soc, J. Non-Cryst Solids, etc. Relevant information and statistics 2009-2012 Submission and Acceptance Rate...

Tech News

You’ll find below brief news regarding ISGS activities, reports writen by ISGS members or picked in the recent published writings.

Lotus Synthesis:inorganic nanoparticles for top coating applications

Lotus Synthesis is a French start-up based in Lyon and founded in 2011 which is producing functional (hybrid) inorganic nanoparticles for top coating applications.   The patented technology allows the production of hybrid (surface-functionalized and/or doped) oxide (TiO2, ZrO2, ZnO...

SOPOT: Sol-Gel Tecnology for Fire Fighting

PA “SOPOT” was founded more than 20 years ago. The main divisions of its activity are: development, trials and production of the innovative technologies of fire and explosion prevention for the extra fire and explosion dangerous facilities.

Lotus Synthetis: production of functional inorganic nanoparticles

Lotus Synthesis (French start-up based in Lyon and founded in 2011) is producing functional (hybrid) inorganic nanoparticles for top coating applications.