Sylvie BEGIN

Sylvie BEGIN

Professeur de Recherche, Inorganic Materials Chemistry (DCMI)sylvie.begin@ipcms.unistra.fr
Station: +33(0)3 88 10 71 92Office: 3006

Research background

Head of the team “Chemical Engineering of Functional Nanomaterials (CEFUN)”.

Since september 2003: Professor at the University of Strasbourg (European Engineering School in Chemistry, Polymers and Materials) school, Research at the Institute of Physics and Chemistry of Materials (IPCMS) , UMR 7504-CNRS-UNISTRA-ECPM

September 1992 to august 2003: CNRS researcher Topic:  Physico-chemical transformations induced in oxides by high energy ball-milling

Academic background

Since 2014 : Director of European Engineering School in Chemistry, Polymers and Materials (ECPM).

2019-2021: President of Federation Gay Lussac

2016-2018 : Director of Collegium Science Engineering and Technology of University of Strasbourg (4 Engineering schools and 3 University Intitutes of technology)

2008-2013 : Assistant director of ECPM

2010-2014 : Director of Integrated Preparatory Cycle – Chemical International Studies (Chem. I. St.) of ECPM-FGL.

Since september 2003: Professor at the University of Strasbourg (European Engineering School in Chemistry, Polymers and Materials) school, Research at the Institute of Physics and Chemistry of Materials (IPCMS) , UMR 7504-CNRS-ULP-ECPM, Groupe Matériaux Inorganiques, 23, rue du Loess, BP43, 67034 Strasbourg Cedex 2, FRANCE.

– 09/1999: Habilitation (HDR) “Physico-chemical transformations induced in oxides by high energy ball-milling”

September 1992 to august 2003: CNRS researcher at the Laboratory of Science and Engineering of Metallurgy and Materials of the Mining School of Nancy. France

– 07/1992: PhD, Nancy I University, Nancy (Specialty: Science and Engineering of materials)

06/1989: Chemical Engineer of « Ecole Européenne des Hautes Etudes des Industries Chimiques » of Strasbourg (E.H.I.C.S) now European Engineering School in Chemistry, Polymers and Materials (ECPM).

Current researches

Since 2003: Synthesis, functionalization and organization of metallic and oxide NPs for applications in energy, environment and biomedical applications: Design of oxide NPs; Organization of NPs in 2D or 3D networks; Development of theranostic nanoplateforms for biomedical; Nanocomposites based on carbonaceous materials; Magnetic nanomaterials for depollution.

1992-2003 : Physicochemical transformations induced in high energy ball-milled oxides and mechanochemistry. Synthesis of nanoparticles (NPs) of metals and oxides by an organometallic route.

Publications

200 publications, 2 patents, more than 150 communications, 66 invited conference. h index = 40

Publications on Google Scholar: ‪‬ ‪Sylvie Begin‬ – ‪Google Scholar‬

  • AWARDS

– 2001: Jean Rist PRICE of the French Society of Metallurgy and Materials  

– Since 2011 : Scientific Excellence Award

– 2018 : Chevalier dans l’ordre des Palmes Académiques