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Journal of Composites Science – MDPI – Sponsor of ISPN2022

Journal of Composites Science is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on the science and technology of composites published monthly online by MDPI. Journal of Composites Science sponsors the 2022 International Symposium on Polymer Nanocomposites (ISPN2022) is organized by the French scientific network GDR PolyNano 2 and the IRDL institute (Institut de Recherche Dupuy de [...]

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Available Online – Review of Sensors for Chronic Wound Monitoring and Management – Chemosensors – MDPI

Tran, Manh-Trung, Abhishek Kumar, Abhishek Sachan, Mickaël Castro, Willy Allegre, and Jean-François Feller. 2022. « Emerging Strategies Based on Sensors for Chronic Wound Monitoring and Management » Chemosensors 10, no. 8: 311. https://doi.org/10.3390/chemosensors10080311   Abstract Pressure ulcers (PUs) are a serious global health challenge, affecting a large section of the population and putting immense pressure on healthcare systems. Sensor-based [...]

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SPG – summer group’s Lunch ;)

Happy to share a good lunch with the members of the SPG group! Sunny day in Lorient (as usual)! And a very delicate dessert  Guess what the dress code was for lunch  8-O

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What an unforgettable moment for the group seminar, featuring Melissa and Jamie Grunlan.

Extremely grateful to have been able to attend two research seminars by Melissa and Jaime Grunlan of Texas A&M. A compilation of innovative and super high quality results, all presented with exceptional speaking skills. It is always a great pleasure to welcome them to our group.

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Welcome Abhishek ! New member of Smart Plastics Group

It is with great pleasure that we welcome Dr Abhishek Kumar as a post-doc researcher in our group to manage and carry out research work in the frame of 2 Research Projects related to the development of Quantum Resistive Sensors. Abhishek Kumar is a postdoctoral researcher at Université Bretagne Sud, France. He is working in the domain [...]

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Congratulations to Dr. Xavier Frias-Cacho

Congratulations to Xavier who defended his thesis in front of the jury members on 20 May 2022. Rapporteurs : Laurent LEBRUN Professeur des Universités, Université de Rouen Jean-François CHAILAN Professeur des Universités, Université de Toulon Examinateurs : Karine VALLEE-REHEL Professeure des Universités, Univ. de Bretagne Sud Simon FRAPPART Docteur et Ingénieur, Naval Group Dir. de [...]

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ISPN2022 – International Symposium Polymer NanoComposites – 28-30th September 2022 – Lorient, France

ISPN2022 – International Symposium Polymer NanoComposites – 28-30th September 2022 – Lorient, France

The 2022 International Symposium on Polymer Nanocomposites (ISPN2022) is organized by the French scientific network GDR PolyNano 2 and the IRDL institute (Institut de Recherche Dupuy de Lôme), and under the hospices of GFP. The conference will be held in Lorient, a thrilling town located on the South coast of Brittany, France. Given its location and history, Lorient displays a rich maritime heritage, where naval industry, science and [...]

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!! Save the date !! Seminar  (3pm to 5pm) June 13th 2022 – Grunlan Melissa & Grunlan Jaime from Texas A&M University

!! Save the date !! Seminar (3pm to 5pm) June 13th 2022 – Grunlan Melissa & Grunlan Jaime from Texas A&M University

Pr. Melissa GRUNLAN and Dr. Jaime GRUNLAN from Texas A&M will give 2 seminars @IRDL Smart Plastics Group room CR204 on the 13th of June 2022 at 3pm. See Lectures abstracts below:   Self-fitting, Shape Memory Polymer Scaffolds for Bone Defect Repair Melissa A. Grunlan, Ph.D. (Biography - click here ) Abstract: Shape memory polymer (SMP) scaffolds [...]

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Available Online – Review of In-Service Coating Health Monitoring Technologies – Coatings – MDPI

Frias-Cacho, X.; Castro, M.; Nguyen, D.-D.; Grolleau, A.-M.; Feller, J.-F. A Review of In-Service Coating Health Monitoring Technologies: Towards “Smart” Neural-Like Networks for Condition-Based Preventive Maintenance. Coatings 2022, 12, 565. https://doi.org/10.3390/coatings12050565 Abstract: In line with the recent industrial trends of hyperconnectivity, 5G technology deployment, the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0, the ultimate goal of corrosion prevention [...]

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Available online. Recent article on Impact / strain monitoring – Composites Science and Technology

Available online. Recent article on Impact / strain monitoring – Composites Science and Technology

A. Lemartinel, M. Castro, O. Fouche, J.C. De Luca, J.F. Feller, Impact and strain monitoring in glass fiber reinforced epoxy laminates with embedded quantum resistive sensors (QRSs), Compos. Sci. Technol. 221 (2022) 109352. doi:10.1016/j.compscitech.2022.109352.   Highlights • CNT-based Quantum Resistive Sensors are embedded in and between plies of GFRP. • QRS signal is in phase [...]

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