Pinar Cakir

Title: Molecularly imprinted polymer nanostructures by controlled living radical polymerization with multi-iniferters. Author: Pinar CAKIR Date: 2012 National thesis number: 2012COMP2018 Abstract Molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs) are synthetic materials with specific recognition properties for target molecules. They are considered an alternative to antibodies and are characterized by a higher chemical…

Yannick FUCHS

Title: Holographic chemical sensors based on molecularly imprinted polymers as recognition elements. Author: Yannick FUCHS Date: 2012 National thesis number: 2012COMP2037 Abstract Molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs) are tailor-made synthetic receptors capable of specifically recognizing a target molecule. They are synthesized by polymerization of a complex between functional monomers and a…

Nataliya MARCHYK

Title: Molecularly imprinted polymers as synthetic receptors for glucoronates, and their use for biochemical sensing. Author: Nataliya MARCHYK Date: 2012 National thesis number: 2012COMP2053 Abstract Molecular recognition is a fundamental process in biological systems. The creation of synthetic receptors mimicking the biological processes is of high importance in practical application…

Carlo Gonzato

Title: Chemical nanosensors based on moleculalry imprinted polymer nanocomposites synthesized by controlled radical polymerization. Author: Carlo GONZATO Date: 2012 National thesis number: 2012COMP2035 Abstract Molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs) are synthetic receptors, also known as antibody mimics, that can specifically bind target molecules. Molecular imprinting has emerged, over the last 30…

Bin LI

Title: Molecularly imprinted polymers for applications in cosmetology. Author: Bin LI Date: 2013 National thesis number: 2013COMP2083 Abstract Molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs) are tailor-made synthetic receptors possessing specific cavities for a given target molecule. They are produced by introducing, into the polymer precursors, guest molecules that act as templates at…

Xuan Anh TON

Title: Fiber optic chemical sensors based on molecularly imprinted polymers for the detection of mycotoxins. Author: Xuan-Anh TON Date: 2013 National thesis number: 2013COMP2103 Abstract This thesis describes the development of highly selective fiber optic sensors using molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs) as recognition elements associated with fluorescence for detection. Additionally,…

Héléne MARIE

Title: Elaboration of a new sensor based on molecularly imprinted polymers for the detection of molecules in physiological fluids. Author: Héléne MARIE Date: 2013 National thesis number: 2013COMP2128 Abstract This thesis aimed at elaborating an optical sensor to detect molecules in a biological fluid. Two steroids and a xenobiotic were…

Selim BEYAZIT

Title: Functional nanoparticles for biomedical applications. Author: Selim BEYAZIT Date: 2014 National thesis number: 2014COMP2163 Abstract This thesis describes the development of novel methods to obtain versatile, functional nanoparticles that can potentially be used for biomedical applications such as drug delivery, bioassays and bioimaging. Nanomaterials are versatile tools that have…

Jacqueline MAXIMILIEN

Title: Studies of the impact of core-shell polystyrene nanoparticles on cell membranes and biomimetic models. Author: Jacqueline MAXIMILIEN Date: 2015 National thesis number: 2015COMP2180 Abstract This project s aim was to study polymeric nanoparticle-membrane interactions using both live cells and biomimetic models with the idea to validate such nanoparticles for…

Yi ZHAO

Title: Degradable molecularly imprinted polymers-synthetic antibody mimics for the vectorization of active molecules. Author: Yi ZHAO Date: 2015 National thesis number: 2015COMP2189 Abstract Molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs) are biomimetic synthetic receptors that possess two of the most important features of biological antibodies the ability to recognize and bind specific target…