Valérie Bouquet

UR1 Assistant Professor

Email : valerie [dot] bouquet [at] univ-rennes1 [dot] fr

Phone : +33 (0)2 23 23 56 56

Office number : Beaulieu - Building 10A - 043


Since 2001: Assistant Professor in the team « Chimie du Solide et Matériaux » at the Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes - ISCR, Université de Rennes 1, France

1996 - 2000 : Post-doctoral researcher at the “Laboratório Interdisciplinar de Electroquimica e Cerâmica - LIEC)”, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Brazil ( – Supervisor: Prof Elson Longo    

“Development of LiNbO3 thin films by chemical method”

1992 - 1995 : PhD student in Chemical Sciences at the « Laboratoire Chimie du Solide et Inorganique Moléculaire », Université de Rennes 1, France - Supervisor: M. Sergent

“New superconductive wires based on Chevrel phases: optimization of elaboration conditions and of critical current densities”

Research themes

Growth and characterization of thin films:

- Growth of thin films, mainly by Chemical Solution Deposition (CSD)

- Structural and microstructural characterizations

- Study of structure / microstructure/ properties relationships

- Association and comparison of different deposition methods (pulsed laser deposition PLD and chemical solution deposition CSD)

- Deposited materials: multifunctional oxides and compounds of transition metal clusters

Teaching activities

- Main field of teaching: Inorganic Chemistry, Materials Science, Industrial Chemistry, Thin Films, Nanomaterials.

- Levels: Engineering School (Ecole Supérieure d’Ingénieurs de Rennes – ESIR and Licence

- Responsible of the “Cycle Universitaire Préparatoire aux Grandes Ecoles” (CUPGE) spécialité Matériaux, ESIR/ Université Rennes 1

 - Member of the « Conseil d’Administration » and of « Conseil des Etudes » - Ecole Supérieure d’Ingénieurs de Rennes – ESIR

Scientific responsabilities


Selected publications

Co-author of 78 publications in International Journals and 2 Patents 

Publications referenced in HAL