Associate professor

Sorbonne University
4 Place Jussieu, 75252 Paris cedex 5
Tower 43-53, 4th floor, office 422
Phone: 33(0)1 44 27 51 37
Fax: 33(0)1 44 27 70 89

Research topics 

Macromolecular engineering, sustainable polymers

Current research

UCST polymers in water / Biobased polymers, radical polymerization in aqueous dispersed medium ((mini)emulsion) / Reversible-deactivation radical polymerization in homogeneous and heterogeneous medium

Recent results

under construction

Scientific career

  • 2015 Habilitation to supervise research, specialty: Chemistry
  • 2006    Lecturer in polymer chemistry at the University Pierre et Marie Curie –Paris VI


  • Polymer chemistry

Selected publications

  • G. Mellot, P. Beaunier, J.-M. Guigner, L. Bouteiller, R. Rieger, F. Stoffelbach “Beyond Simple AB Diblock Copolymers: Application of Bifunctional and Trifunctional RAFT Agents to PISA in Water” Macromol. Rapid Commun., 2019, 40, 1800315.
  • F. Coumes, M. Balarezo, J. Rieger, F. Stoffelbach “Biobased Amphiphilic Block Copolymers by RAFT-mediated PISA in Green Solvent” Macromol. Rapid Commun., 2020, 41, 2000002.
  • N. Audureau, C. Veith, F. Coumes, T. P. T. Nguyen, J. Rieger, F. Stoffelbach “RAFT-polymerized N-cyanomethylacrylamide-based (co)polymers exhibiting tunable UCST behavior in water” Macromol. Rapid Commun., 2021, 42, 2100556.
  • N. Audureau, F. Coumes, J.-M. Guigner, C. Guibert, F. Stoffelbach, J. Rieger “Dual thermo- and pH-responsive N-cyanomethylacrylamide-based nano-objects prepared by RAFT-mediated aqueous PISA” Macromolecules, 2022, 55(24), 10993-11005. 
  • M. Balarezo, F. Coumes, F. Stoffelbach “Biobased homopolymers and amphiphilic diblock copolymers containing guaiacyl (G) or hydroxyphenyl (H) lignin derivatives synthesized by RAFT (PISA)” Polym. Chem., 2022, 13, 6525-6533.