Véronique BENNEVAULT

Associate professor (UEVE)

Sorbonne University
4 Place Jussieu, 75252 Paris cedex 5
Tower 43-53, 4th floor, office 410
POLYMERS Group
Phone: 33(0)1 44 27 55 13
Fax: 33(0)1 44 27 70 89

Research topics

Macromolecular engineering, Assemblies, Sustainable polymers

Current research

My research focuses on the following:

  • Cationic polymerization
  • Ring-opening polymerizations
  • Sustainable polymers
  • Assemblies for biological applications

Recent results

Tuneable thermal properties of PTHF-based copolymers by incorporation of epoxide units

P. Le Bellec, P. Midoux, H. Cheradame, V. Bennevault, P. Guégan
Eur. Polym. J., 168, 111096 (2022)

Scientific career

Researcher at Sorbonne University

Associate professor, Evry University

Teaching

  • Organic chemistry
  • Macromolecular synthesis
  • Properties and Characterization of Polymers

Selected Publications

  • Synthesis of double hydrophilic block copolymers poly(2-isopropyl-2-oxazoline-b– ethylenimine) and their DNA transfection efficiency, G. Delecourt, L. Plet, Y. Le Guen, O. Tezgel, G. Tresset, P. Midoux, T.      Montier, V. Bennevault, P. Guégan, Macromol. Biosci. 2200296 (2022).
  • Synthesis of double hydrophilic block copolymers poly(2-oxazoline-b-ethylenimine) in a two-step procedure, G. Delecourt, L. Plet, V. Bennevault, P. Guégan, ACS Appl. Polym. Mater., 2, 2696-2705 (2020)  
  • Controlled star poly(2-oxazoline)s: synthesis, characterization, L. Plet, G. Delecourt, M. Hanafi, N. Pantoustier, G. Pembouong, P. Midoux, V. Bennevault, P. Guégan, Eur. Polym. J., 122109323 (2020)
  • Synthesis of new biobased linear poly(ester amide)s, T. H. N. Nguyen, F. Balligand, A. Bormann, V. Bennevault, P. Guégan, Eur. Polym. J.,121, 109314 (2019)