Short CV/Education and training

    Physical Chemistry at University Marie Curie, UPMC, France

Selected publications

  • Reverse micelles: a microreactors. J. Phys.Chem. 97, 6961-6974 (1993).

  • Nanosized Particles Made in Colloidal Assemblies. Langmuir 13, 3266-3276 (1997).

  • Nanocrystals self assemblies: fabrication and collective properties. J. Phys. Chem. 105, 3358-3372 (2001).

  • Mesostructured Fluids in oil rich regions: Structural and templating approaches. Langmuir 17, 7476-7487 (2001).

  • Role of soft colloidal templates in the control of size and shape of inorganic nanocrystals. Nature Materials 2, 145-150 (2003).

  • Control of the size and shape of inorganic nanocrystals at various scales from nano to macrodomains. J. Phys. Chem. C 111, 9019-9038 (2007).

  • Self-assembly of inorganic nanocrystals: Fabrication and collective intrinsic properties. Acc. of Chem. Res., 40, 685-693 (2007).

  • Supra- and nanocrystallinities: a new scientific adventure J.Phys. Cond.Matter. 23, 503102-(2011).

  • Analogy Between Atoms in a Nanocrystal and Nanocrystals in a Supracrystal: Is It Real or Just a Highly Probable Speculation? J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2, 1024-1031, (2011).

  • Ordering at Various Scales: Magnetic Nanocrystals J. Phys. Chem. C, 116, 3-14 (2012).

Selected projects

  • Analogy between atoms in nanocrystals and nanocrystals in supracrystals

  • Influence of the internal structure of nanocrystals on their physical properties and on their ordering in 3D superlattices

  • Physical properties related to 3D superlattices called supracrystals

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of the council scientific of Defense, since 2012

  • Member of Academiae Europeaae, since 2010

  • Member of European Network for Women in Leadership (WIL), since 2010

  • Member of the Presidium of the european academy of sciences, 2009 – 2011

  • Scientific comity member of France-Israel Foundation, since 2007

  • Member of "Institut Universitaire de France", since 2001

Additional qualifications

  • Invited researcher at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, EPFL, Prof. Graetzel (2 years)

  • Invited researcher at ETH-Zurich, Prof. P. L. Luisi (6 months)

  • Invited Professor at ANU-Canbera, Prof. B. Ninham (3 months)

  • Invited Professor at Fritz Haber Institute, Max Planck, Profs. G. Ertl, H. Freund, F. Willig, J. Holwartz (3 months per year during 6 years)

  • Invited Professor at Texas ANM, Austin. Prof. P. Barbara (one week)

  • Invited Professor Twente University, Prof. Poelsema (3 months)


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