Melanie Dreano

PhD student

Locality:

France

Email : melanie [dot] dreano [at] univ-rennes1 [dot] fr

Phone : +33 (0)2 23 23 41 92

Office number : Beaulieu 10C, Office 132

Contact

Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes UMR 6226
Université de Rennes 1
Campus de Beaulieu
35042 Rennes, France
Building 10C, Office 132

Email: melanie [dot] dreanoatuniv-rennes1 [dot] fr

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Research's theme

New organometallic multipolar compounds with enhanced NLO properties for bio-oriented applications

Supervisors: Dr. Frédéric PAUL (UR1) and Pr. Mark G. HUMPHREY (ANU)

Co-advisor: Dr. Olivier MONGIN (UR1)


Professional Experience

  • 2019 - 2022 : PhD student in organic chemistry, Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes (ISCR) - UMR 6226, University of Rennes, Rennes, France - Research School of Chemistry (RSC), Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

                  "New organometallic multipolar compounds with enhanced NLO properties for bio-oriented applications" - Supervized by Dr. Frederic PAUL, Pr. Mark G. HUMPHREY and Dr. Olivier MONGIN.

 

INTERNSHIPS:

  • 2017 : Research's intern - CEISAM, University of Nantes - Bimodal hybrid photochromic nanomaterials for (bio)photonic applications - Supervised by Pr. Elena ISHOW and Dr. Lénaïc LARTIGUE

 

  • 2016 : Research's intern - Autonomous University of Madrid - Synthesis of new phthalocyanines with a metallic core for dye sensitized solar cells: in order to study the impact of the metal on the electronic properties of the molecules - Supervised by Pr. Tomas TORRES and Dr. Ismaël DUARTE-LOPEZ

 

  • 2015 : Research's intern - ISCR, University of Rennes 1 - Synthesis and characterization of manganese based Ruddlesden-Popper phases as electrode materials in fuel cell - Supervised by Dr. Mona BAHOUT

 


Education

  • 2019 - 2022 : PhD student in organic chemistry, Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes (ISCR) - UMR 6226, University of Rennes, Rennes, France - Research School of Chemistry (RSC), Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

                  "New organometallic multipolar compounds with enhanced NLO properties for bio-oriented applications" - Supervized by Dr. Frederic PAUL, Pr. Mark G. HUMPHREY and Dr. Olivier MONGIN.

 

  • 2015 - 2017 : Master's degree in organic chemistry for electronics and photonics (LUMOMAT project), University of Angers, France

Range of expertise :
- Organic synthesis
- Physico-chemical characterizations
- Molecular modelisation
- Fabrication and characterization of devices (organic solar cells, sensors for biology and environment, OLEDs...)

 

  • 2011 - 2015 : Bachelor's degree in physics and chemistry, University of Rennes 1, France

 


Oral communications

2020 December: Journée de l'école doctorale 3M - Virtual edition

2020 November 19th: Journée des Doctorants - Online meeting organised by Acid (ISCR) - Best presentation award ex-aequo with two others PhD students.

2020 December 3rd: French-Australian Scientific Days - Online meeting

Poster communications

In progress

 

Keywords

Isocyanurates, Nonlinear optics, Bio-imaging, Octopular chromophores, Two-photon absorption