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Frédéric Chandezon

SYstèmes Moléculaires et nanoMatériaux pour l’Energie et la Santé (SyMMES)
Phone: 04 38 78 42 66
Fax: 04 38 78 50 97

Institute Nanoscience and Cryogeny (INAC), CEA Grenoble France
Head of the laboratory Molecular Systems and nanomaterials for energy and health (SyMMES)
and of Structure and Properties of Molecular Architectures (SPrAM), joint CEA-CNRS-UJF Grenoble University research unit (UMR5819)
coordinator of EERA Joint Programme AMPEA.

Research subjects
Gas phase clusters
Colloidal semiconductors nanocrystals
Hybrid organic-inorganic nanomaterials
Printed photovoltaics and electronics
Nanomaterials for energy applications


Personnal data
49 years
Married, 3 children

Educational background
- 2003: "Habilitation à diriger des recherches" degree, University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France
- 1994: PhD in physics, University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France
- 1991: Master degree, University of Orsay Paris-Sud, Paris, France
- 1991: Engineer degree in physics, Ecole Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles de la Ville de Paris (ESPCI), Paris, France

Professional history
- Since 2016: Head of SyMMES (Molecular Systems and nanomaterials for energy and health)
- 2014-2015: Head of SPrAM, joint research unit between CEA-CNRS and UGA
- Since 2013: Coordinator of the EERA Joint Programme AMPEA
- 2005 → 2013: research scientist INAC/SPrAM, CEA Grenoble France
- 2001 → 2005: project leader, INAC/SPrAM, CEA Grenoble France
1996 → 2000: research scientist, Department of Basic Science on Condensed Matter (DRFMC), CEA Grenoble France
- 1994 → 1996: post-doctoral fellow,The Niels Bohr Instiute Roskilde, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Language skills
- French: mother tongue
- English: fluent
- Spanish: fluent (lecturing in spanish)
- Danish: average (2 years spent as a postdoc in Denmark)

Publications scientifiques
Selected publications: (60 total publications, h-index = 20)
  • T. Chevallier, G. Le Blevennec, F. Chandezon, “ Photoluminescence properties of AgInS2-ZnS ” Nanoscale, 8, 7612-7620 (2016).
  • A. de Kergommeaux, Mi. Lopez-Haro, S. Pouget, J.-M. Zuo, C. Lebrun, F. Chandezon, D. Aldakov, P. Reiss “ Synthesis, internal structure, and formation mechanism of monodisperse tin sulfide nanoplatelets ” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 5, 9943-9952 (2015).
  • A. Lefrançois, B. Luszczynska, B. Pépin-Donat, C. Lombard, B. Bouthinon, J.-M. Vérilhac, M. Gromova, J. Faure-Vincent, S. Pouget, F. Chandezon, S. Sadki, P. Reiss “Enhanced Charge Separation in Ternary P3HT/PCBM/CuInS2 Nanocrystals Hybrid Solar Cells” Scientific Reports, 5, 7768 (2015).
  • M. Lopez-Haro, L. Guetaz, T. Printemps, A. Morin, S. Escribano, P.-H. Jouneau, P. Bayle-Guillemaud, F. Chandezon, G. Gebel  “Three-dimensional analysis of Nafion layers in fuel cell electrodes” Nature Communications  5, 5229 (2014).
  • M. Lopez-Haro, T. Jiu, P. Bayle-Guillemaud, P.-H. Jouneau, F. Chandezon  “Multiscale analysis of polymer-nanoparticle hybrid materials for solar cells ” Nanoscale 5, 10945-10955 (2013).
  • L. Hartmann, D. Djurado, I. Florea, J.-F. Legrand, A. Fiore, P. Reiss, S. Doyle, A. Vorobiev, S. Pouget, F. Chandezon, O. Ersen, M. Brinkmann “Large-scale simultaneous orientation of CdSe nanorods and regioregular poly(3-hexylthiophene) by mechanical rubbing” Macromolecules 46, 6177-6186 (2013).
  • L. Cattin, Y. Lare, M. Makha, M. Fleury, F. Chandezon, T. Abachi, M. Morsli, K. Napo, M. Addou, J.C. Bernède “Effect of the Ag deposition rate on the properties of conductive transparent MoO3/Ag/MoO3 multilayers” Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells 117, 103-109 (2013).
  • L. Hartmann, A. Kumar, M. Welker, A; Fiore, C. Julien-Rabant, M. Gromova, M. Bardet, P. Rreiss, P.N.W. Baxter, F. Chandezon, R. Pansu “Quenching dynamics in CdSe nanoparticles: surface-induced defects upon dilution” ACS Nano 6, 9033-9041 (2012).
  • L. Roiban, L. Hartmann, A. Fiore, D. Djurado, F. Chandezon, P. Reiss, J.-F. Legrand, S. Doyle, M. Brinkmann, O. Ersen “Mapping the 3D distribution of CdSe nanocrystals in highly oriented and nanostructured hybrid P3HT-CdSe films grown by direcitonal epitaxial crystallization” Nanoscale 4, 7212-7220 (2012).
  • N. Berton, C. Ottone, V. Labet, R. de Betttignies, S. Bailly, A. Grand, C. Morell, S. Sadki, F. Chandezon “New alternating copolymers of 3,6-carbazoles and dithienylbenzothiadiazoles: synthesis, characterization, and application in photovoltaics” Macromol. Chem. Phys. 212, 2127-2141 (2011).
  • D. Aldakov, T. Jiu, M. Zagorska, R. de Bettignies, P.-H. Jouneau, A. Pron, F. Chandezon “Hybrid nanocomposites of CdSe nanocrystals distributed in complexing thiophene-based copolymers”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 12, 7497-7505 (2010).
  • T. Jiu, P. Reiss, S. Guillerez, R. de Bettignies, S. Bailly, F. Chandezon, “Hybrid solar cells based on blends of CdSe nanorods and poly(3-alkylthiophene) nanofibers” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 16, 1619-1626 (2010), invited paper in a special issue on organic photovoltaics.
  • M. Brinkmann, F. Chandezon, R.B. Pansu, C. Julien-Rabant “Epitaxial growth of highly oriented fibers of semiconducting polymers with a shish-kebab super-structure”, Adv.  Funct. Mater. 19, 3819-3823 (2009): article and journal cover.
  • N. Berton, I. Fabre-Francke, D. Bourrat, F. Chandezon, S. Sadki “Poly(bisthiophene-carbazole-fullerene) double-cable polymer as new donor-acceptor material: preparation and electrochemical and spectroscopic characterization " J. Phys. Chem. B  8, 14087-14093 (2009).
  • M. Brinkmann, D. Aldakov, F. Chandezon “ Fabrication of oriented and periodic hybrid nanostructures of regioregular poly(3-hexylthiophene) and CdSe nanocrystals by directional epitaxial solidification”, Adv. Mater. 19, 3819-3827 (2007).
  • D. Aldakov, F. Chandezon, R. de Bettignies, M. Firon, P. Reiss, A. Pron “Hybrid organic-inorganic nanomaterials: ligand effects" Eur. Phys. J. Appl. Phys. 36, 261-265 (2006).
  • P. Reiss, G. Quemard, S. Carayon, J. Bleuse, F. Chandezon, A. Pron “Luminescent ZnSe nanocrystals of high color purity” Mater. Chem. Phys. 84, 10-13 (2004).
  • F. Chandezon, S. Tomita, D. Cormier, P. Grübling, C. Guet, H. Lebius, A. Pesnelle, B. A. Huber : « Rayleigh instabilities in multiply charged sodium clusters  », Physical Review Letters 87, 153402 (2001).
  • R. Antoine, P. Dugourd, D. Rayane, E. Benichou, M. Broyer, F. Chandezon, C. Guet “Direct measurement of electric dipole polarizability of isolated C60 molecules” J. Chem. Phys. 110, 9771-9772 (1999).
  • F. Chandezon, P.M. Hansen, C. Ristori, J. Pedersen, J. Westergaard, S. Bjørnholm : « Evaporation of clusters in a heat bath », Chem. Phys. Lett. 277, 450 (1997).
  • F. Chandezon, C. Guet, B.A. Huber, D. Jalabert, M. Maurel, E. Monnand, C. Ristori, J.C. Rocco “Critical sizes against Coulomb dissociation of highly charged sodium clusters obtained by ion impact” Phys. Rev. Lett. 74, 3784-3787 (1995).
  • F. Chandezon, C. Guet, B.A. Huber, D. Jalabert, M. Maurel, E. Monnand, C. Ristori, J.C. Rocco “Critical sizes against Coulomb dissociation of highly charged sodium clusters obtained by ion impact” Phys. Rev. Lett. 74, 3784-3787 (1995).
  • F. Chandezon, B.A. Huber, C. Ristori : « A new regime Wiley-McLaren time-of-flight mass spectrometer », Review of Scientific Instruments 65, 3344 (1994).
- Invited professor for several short courses in Peruvian and Ecuadorian research institutions and universities (Instituto Peruano de Energia Nuclear, Universidad Mayor de San Marcos Lima, Universidad San Antonio Abad Cuzco, Peru; Escuela Politecnica Nacional, Universidad Nacional San Francisco, Quito, Ecuador; Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Andres, La Paz, Bolivia).


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