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. 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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COVER of Journal of Composites Sciences – MDPI – Volume 6, Issue 2 (February 2022)

COVER of Journal of Composites Sciences – MDPI – Volume 6, Issue 2 (February 2022)

We’re glad to share our recent Review on Nanocarbon-Based Solutions for the Structural Health Monitoring of Composite Parts Used in Renewable Energies, that was accepted in Journal of Composites Sciences – MDPI. Our review  has been selected to be the cover of volume 6 February 2022 ! Click on the picture to reach the Open Access article [...]

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Seminar – Abhishek Kumar

Seminar – Abhishek Kumar

We’re glad to welcome Dr. Abhishek Kumar at our Research group Seminar! He obtained his Ph.D. at Institute Pascal, Clermont Auvergne University, on the Development, characterization and experimental validation of metallophthalocyanines based microsensors devoted to monocyclic aromatic hydrocarbons monitoring in air, under the supervision of  Dr. Christelle Varenne and Dr. Jerome Brunet. He’s now a post-doc Researcher [...]

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Research Engineer position – Development of a polymer nanocomposite sensing platform to prevent the development of bedsores

Research Engineer position – Development of a polymer nanocomposite sensing platform to prevent the development of bedsores

1. Project The research engineer position is part of the HIT (Handicap Innovation Territories) program and aims to create a sensing platform combining two types of polymer nanocomposites sensors : piezo-resistive sensors to map the distribution of pressure on the skin and chemo-resistive sensors to measure the emission of volatile biomarkers from wounds. Our goal [...]

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Seminar – Jinkai Yuan – CRNS CRPP

We’re so glad to welcome Jinkai Yuan !  Jinkai is a CNRS researcher at Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal, France. His current research interests focus on the microfabrication of functional polymer nanocomposites. He’ll give a talk @IRDL on Tuesday 31st August room CR204. Among other topics and works, he’ll present work on Nanocomposites and Energy [...]

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Thesis Defense – Manh Trung Tran

Thesis Defense – Manh Trung Tran

Congratulations to Dr Manh Trung Tran !     Thesis Defense – Manh Trung Tran December 18th @ 2PM – UBS LORIENT Title: Développement de capteurs nanocomposites quantiques résistifs pour la prévention des escarres Prof. Jean-Francois FELLER Director of Thesis (UBS, France) Dr. Mickaël CASTRO Co-Director of Thesis (UBS, France) Dr. Willy ALLEGRE Co-Director of [...]

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Seminar – Dr Gijo RAJ – NYU Abu Dhabi – Friday 12th @11AM – @IRDL CR204 Lorient

Seminar – Dr Gijo RAJ – NYU Abu Dhabi – Friday 12th @11AM – @IRDL CR204 Lorient

We’re glad to welcome Dr Gijo RAJ from NYU Abu Dhabi for a special seminar ! IRDL Lab – Lorient – Room CR204 Dr. Raj was born in Kerala, India in 1984. After obtaining his Bachelor’s degree in Polymer Engineering (2006) from the Mahatma Gandhi University, he moved to the European University of Brittany, France to [...]

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Seminar – Pr. Daniel Chua – National University of Singapore – 21, Sept – 10:15 AM

Seminar – Pr. Daniel Chua – National University of Singapore – 21, Sept – 10:15 AM

LAB SEMINAR – FRIDAY 21st September – IRDL / UBS – building sci.2 Room 028 – 10:15 AM   Designing 2D Materials with applications in Nano Electronics and Clean Energy Daniel Chua, National University of Singapore, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Singapor 2D carbon and transition metal dichalcogenides (TMD) materials have attracted much attention [...]

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