Prof. Jean-Paul Lellouche

Full Professor
Prof. Jean-Paul Lellouche
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1979: Engineer in Organic Chemistry (7th/52), ESCIL (Ecole Supérieure de Chimie Industrielle de Lyon), Claude Bernard University, La Doua, Lyon (France)

1981: Engineer-Doctor in Organic Chemistry (Diplôme d' Ingénieur-Docteur), Claude Bernard University, La Doua, Lyon (France)

1997: Guastalla Fellowship (Rachi Foundation), Associate Professor, the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, the Institute for Applied Biosciences, Beer-Sheva, Israel

2000: Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Nanomaterials Research Center, Institute of Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel

2008-onwards: Full Professor, Department of Chemistry, Nanomaterials Research Center, Institute of Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel &


Magnetic and non-magnetic nanoscale materials, conducting polymers, hybrid silica nanoparticles including UV-photoreactive nanosized composite materials, anti-bacterial nanoscale formulations, functional carbon nanotubes and controlled assemblies, surface modifications of nanomaterials using metal cation doping.


# Novel surface functionalizations based on electro-conductive polymers for the preparation of low-/medium density biochips, protein-based biosensors, and nanomaterials/magnetic nanosized composites - Application to cancer gene silencing using siRNA methodology

# Non-covalent chemical modifications of multi-walled/single-walled carbon nanotubes and applications to CNT-SELDI chips for diagnostic applications - Novel nanosized CNT-CP (conducting polymer) of designed morphology and chemical composition towards transparent conductive surfaces/polymeric coatings

# Templated synthesis of polypyrrolyl/polycarbazolyl functional polyCOOH nanorods for DNA sensing

# Chemically modified SiO2, SiC, TiO2, and SnO2 nanoparticles and related nanocomposites for scratch-resistant/super-hydrophobic sol-gel and polymeric surfaces/matrices

# Bimodal SiO2 nanoparticles for simultaneous FT-IR and fluorescence-based in vitro and in vivo imaging - Application to bimodal cancer imaging

# Nanotechnology-based surface chemistries for assembling of solid planar surfaces (SiO2, Au, and other noble metals)

# Photoreactive polymeric and non-polymeric nano(micro)particles for surface modification and nano(micro)structuration of polymeric films

# Development of innovative antibacterial nanoparticles for (i) environment-safe localized delivery of antibacterial active components and for (ii) anti-biofouling activity

# Aggregation control and surface modification of iron oxide (magnetite/maghemite) nanoparticles using a novel oxidative surface doping by cationic metallic cations

# Surface nanostructuration and chemical engineering of QCM sensing resonating crystals/electrodes for early cancer detection using acoustic non-contact methodologies


1.         Multifunctional Polymer Materials and Systems with Taylored Mechanical, Electrical and Optical Properties

2.         Water-Compatible Surface Modifications of PET [poly(ethylene-terephthalate] Fibers by Grafted PEG Polymers, and/or Conducting Polymers

3.         Smart Membrane for Hydrogen Energy Conversion: All Fuel Cell Functionalities in One Material

4.         Chemically Modified Multi-, Single-, and Double-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs, SWCNTs, & DWCNTs) for the Reinforcement of Polymeric Matrices and Surface Functionalization/Nanostructuration

5.         Nano-silencing in the cytoplasm and nucleus for killing of parasites and cancerous cells

6.         Surface modifications of dental implants using inorganic particles

7.         Functional bio-sensing nanostructured surfaces

8.         Parylene-based artificial smart lenses fabricated using a novel solid-on-liquid deposition process

9.         A Modular Active Nano-Platform for Advanced Cancer Management: Core Nanosystems, Tumor Targeting and Penetration, Molecular Imaging & Degradome-based Therapy