Nicolas SANSON

Associate Professor

Sorbonne Université

Office : D060A

Tél. : 33 (0) 1 40 79 44 17

nicolas.sanson (arobase)

Short Bio :

 2007: Associate Professor (Université Pierre et Marie Curie, UPMC)
 2006: Postdoctoral Fellow (Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal, CRPP, Bordeaux ; Virginie Ponsinet)
 2005: Postdoctoral Fellow (University of Toronto, Pr. Eugénia Kumacheva)
 2005: PhD (University of Montpellier, Institut Charles Gerhardt, Corine Gérardin and François Fajula)

Research areas :

Stimuli-responsive Materials
Core-shell nanoparticles Design
Self-Assembly and Self-Organization of nanoparticles
Smart Microgels and Nanoparticle Microgel Hybrids

Teaching Activities :

Colloidal Chemistry
Physical Chemistry of Polymers

Publications :

 J. Es Sayed, C. Lorthioir, P. Perrin, N. Sanson, PEGylated PNiPAM Microgels : Synthesis, Characterization and Colloidal Stability, Soft Matter pdf
 H. Bessaies-Bey, J. Fusier, S. Harrisson, M. Destarac, S .Jouenne, N. Passade-Boupat, F. Lequeux, J.-B. d’Espinose de Lacaillerie, N. Sanson, Impact of polyacrylamide adsorption on flow through porous siliceous materials: State of the art, discussion and industrial concern, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2018, 531, 693.[]
 H. Guo, C. Mussault, A. Marcellan, D. Hourdet, N. Sanson, Hydrogels with Dual Thermoresponsive Mechanical Performance, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2017.[]
 S. Moro, C. Parneix, B. Cabane, N. Sanson, J.-B. d’Espinose, Hydrophobization of Silica Nanoparticles in Water: Nanostructure and Response to Drying Stress, Langmuir, 2017, 33, 4709.DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b04505
 G. Gelardi, N. Sanson, G. Nagy, R. J. Flatt, Characterization of Comb-Shaped Copolymers by Multidetection SEC, DLS and SANS, Polymers, 2017, 9, 61. pdf
 H. Guo, N. Sanson, A. Marcellan, D. Hourdet, Thermoresponsive Toughening in LCST-Type Hydrogels: Comparison between Semi-Interpenetrated and Grafted Networks, Macromolecules, 2016, 49, 9568-9577. pdf
 H. Guo, C. Mussault, A. Brûlet, A. Marcellan, D. Hourdet, N. Sanson, Thermoresponsive Toughening in LCST-Type Hydrogels with Opposite Topology: From Structure to Fracture Properties, Macromolecules, 2016, 49, 4295-4306. pdf
 H. Guo, N. Sanson, D. Hourdet, A. Marcellan, Thermoresponsive Toughening with Crack Bifurcation in Phase-Separated Hydrogels under Isochoric Conditions, Advanced Materials, 2016, DOI 10.1002/adma.201600514
 H. Guo, A. Brulet, P.R. Rajamohanan, A. Marcellan, N. Sanson, D. Hourdet, Influence of topology of LCST-based graft copolymers on responsive assembling in aqueous media, Polymer, 2015, 60, 164-175. pdf
 R. Geagea, P.-H. Aubert, P. Banet, N. Sanson, Signal enhancement of electrochemical biosensors via direct electrochemical oxidation of silver nanoparticle labels coated with zwitterionic polymer, Chemical Communications, 2015, 51, 402-405. pdf
 C. Durand-Gasselin, Régis Koerin, J. Rieger, N. Lequeux, N. Sanson, Colloidal stability of zwitterionic polymer-grafted gold nanoparticles in water, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2014, 434, 188-194. pdf
 S. Laza, N. Sanson, C. Sicard-Roselli, A. Aghedu, B. Palpant, Selective Cold Welding of Colloidal Gold Nanorods, Particle and Particle Systems Characterization, 2013, 7, 584. pdf
 Y. Cohin, M. Fisson, K. Jourde, G. Fuller, N. Sanson, L. Talini, C. Monteux, Tracking the interfacial dynamics of PNiPAM soft microgels particles adsorbed at the air–water interface and in thin liquid films, Rheologica Acta, 2013, 52, 445. pdf
 N. Sanson, F. Bouyer, M. Destarac, M. In, C. Gérardin, Hybrid Polyion Complex Micelles Formed from Double Hydrophilic Block Copolymers and Multivalent Metal Ions: Size Control and Nanostructure, Langmuir, 2012, 28, 3773. pdf
 C. Durand-Gasselin, N. Sanson, N. Lequeux, Reversible controlled assembly of thermosensitive polymer-coated gold nanoparticles, Langmuir, 2011, 27, 12329. pdf
 C. Grazon, J. Rieger, N. Sanson, B. Charleux, Study of poly(N,N-diethylacrylamide) nanogel formation by aqueous dispersion polymerization of N,Ndiethylacrylamide in the presence of poly(ethylene oxide)-b-poly(N,N-dimethylacrylamide) amphiphilic
macromolecular RAFT agents
, Soft Matter, 2011, 7, 3482. pdf
 M. Al Helou, M. A. Guedeau Boudeville, N. Sanson, C. Gérardin, A. Mourchid, A soft method for developing nanostructured organic biomaterials, Colloid and Polymer Science, 2011, 138, 173. link
 C. Monteux, C. Marliere, P. Paris, N. Pantoustier, N. Sanson, P. Perrin, Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) microgels at the oil-water interface: interfacial properties as a function of temperature, Langmuir, 2010, 26, 13839. pdf
 C. Durand-Gasselin, M. Capelot, N. Sanson, N. Lequeux, Tunable and reversible aggregation of pol(ethylene oxide-st-propylene oxide) grafted gold nanoparticles, Langmuir, 2010, 26, 12321. pdf
 N. Sanson, J. Rieger, Synthesis of nanogels/microgels by conventional and controlled radical crosslinking copolymerization, Polymer Chemistry, 2010, 1, 965. pdf
(One of most-read papers in august, september, october, november, december 2010 and january 2011)
 E. Muro, T. Pons, N. Lequeux, A. Fragola, N. Sanson, Z. Lenkei, B. Dubertret, Small and Stable Sulfobetaine Zwitterionic Quantum Dots for Functional Live-Cell Imaging, Journal of American Chemical Society, 2010, 132, 4556. pdf
 M. Das, N. Sanson, E. Kumacheva, Zwitterionic Poly(betaine-N-isopropylacrylamide) Microgels: Properties and Applications, Chemistry of Materials, 2008, 20, 7157. pdf
 M. Das, N. Sanson, D. Fava, E. Kumacheva, Microgels loaded with gold nanorods: Photothermally triggered volume transition under physiological conditions, Langmuir, 2007, 23, 196. pdf
 F. Bouyer, N. Sanson, M. Destarac, C. Gérardin, Hydrophilic block copolymer-directed growth of lanthanum hydroxide nanoparticles, New Journal of Chemistry, 2006, 30, 399. pdf
 N. Sanson, J.-L. Putaux, M. Destarac, C. Gérardin, F. Fajula, Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Colloids with a core-corona structure: A Transmission Electronic Microscopy Investigation, Macromolecular Symposia, 2005, 226, 279. pdf
 C. Gérardin, D. Kostadinova, N. Sanson, B. Coq, and D. Tichit, Supported metal particles from LDH nanocomposite precursors: Control of the metal particle size at increasing metal content, Chemistry of Materials, 2005, 17, 6473. pdf
 N. Sanson, F. Bouyer, C. Gérardin, F. Fajula, M. In, Nanoassemblies from hydrophilic block copolymers and multivalent ions, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2004, 6, 1463. pdf
 C. Gérardin, N. Sanson, F. Bouyer, F. Fajula, J-L. Putaux, M. Joanicot, T. Chopin, Highly stable metal hydrous oxide colloids by inorganic polycondensation in suspension, Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed., 2003, 42, 3681. pdf


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