Publications

  1. A. M. Escamilla-Pérez, N. Louvain,* M. Kaschowitz, S. Freunberger,O. Fontaine, B. Boury, N. Brun, P. H. Mutin* « Lithium insertion properties of mesoporous nanocrystalline TiO2 and TiO2-V2O5 microspheres prepared by non-hydrolytic sol-gel » J. Sol-Gel Sci. Technol. vol. 79(2), pp 270–278, August 2016
  2. N. Louvain,* A. Henry, L. Daenens, B. Boury, L. Stievano, L. Monconduit « On the electrochemical encounter between sodium and mesoporous anatase TiO2 as a Na-ion electrode » CrystEngComm vol. 18(23), pp 4431–4437, June 2016 (part of themed collection 2016 New Talent)
  3. K. Guérin,* D. Delbègue, N. Louvain, L. Doubtsof, A. Hamwi, B. Laïk, J.-P. Pereira-Ramos, M.-T. Sougrati, J.-C. Jumas, P. Willmann, C. Cénac-Morthe « Rhombohedral iron trifluoride with a hierarchized macroporous/mesoporous texture from gaseous fluorination of iron disilicide » Mater. Chem. Phys. vol. 173(15 April 2016), pp 355–363, April 2016
  4. A. Henry, N. Louvain,* O. Fontaine, L. Stievano, L. Monconduit, B. Boury* « Synthesis of Titania@Carbon Nanocomposite from Urea-Impregnated Cellulose for Efficient Lithium and Sodium Batteries » ChemSusChem vol. 9(3), pp 264–273, February 2016 (Very Important Paper)
  5. A. Henry, S. Plumejeau, L. Heux, N. Louvain, L. Monconduit, L. Stievano, B. Boury* « Conversion of nanocellulose aerogel into TiO2 and TiO2@C nano-thorns by direct anhydrous mineralization with TiCl4. Evaluation of electrochemical properties in Li batteries » ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces vol. 7(27), pp 14584–14592, April 2015
  6. N. Louvain,* Z. Karkar, M. El-Ghozzi, P. Bonnet, K. Guérin, P. Willmann « Fluorination of anatase TiO2 towards titanium oxyfluoride TiOF2: novel synthesis approach and proof of Li-insertion mechanism » J. Mater. Chem. A vol. 2 (37), pp 15308-15315, October 2014
  7. N. Louvain,* G. Frison, J. Dittmer, C. Legein, N. Mercier « Noncovalent chalcogen bonds and disulfide conformational change in the cystamine-based hybrid perovskite [H3N(CH2)2SS(CH2)2NH3]PbIII4 » Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. vol. 2014 (2), pp 364-376, January 2014
  8. K. Hirai, K. Sumida, M. Meilikhov, N. Louvain, M. Nakahama, H. Uehara, S. Kitagawa, S. Furukawa « Impact of crystal orientation on the adsorption kinetics of a porous coordination polymer-quartz microbalance hybrid sensor » J. Mater. Chem. C vol. 2 (17), pp 3336-3344, May 2014 (part of themed collections Emerging investigators and 2014 J. Mater. Chem. C Hot papers)
  9. N. Louvain,* J. Peyroux, M. Dubois, W. Simond, F. Leroux « Efficient Fluorinating Agent through Topochemical Fluorination of Co–Fe Layered Double Hydroxides » Inorg. Chem. vol. 53 (2), pp 852-860, January 2014
  10. Y. Sakata, S. Furukawa, M. Kondo, K. Hirai, N. Horike, Y. Takashima, H. Uehara, N. Louvain, M. Meilikhov, T. Tsuruoka, S. Isoda, W. Kosaka, O. Sakata, S. Kitagawa « Shape memory nanopores induced in coordination frameworks by crystal downsizing » Science vol. 339 (6116), pp 193-196, January 2013
  11. K. Hirai, K. Chen, T. Fukushima, S. Horike, M. Kondo, N. Louvain, C. Kim, Y. Sakata, M. Meilikhov, O. Sakata, S. Kitagawa, S. Furukawa « Programmed crystallization via epitaxial growth and ligand replacement towards hybridizing porous coordination polymer crystals » Dalton Trans. vol. 42 (45), pp 15868-15872, December 2013 (part of themed collection Coordination Programming: Science of Molecular Superstructures Towards Chemical Devices)
  12. N. Louvain, A. Fakhry, P. Bonnet,* M. El-Ghozzi, K. Guérin, M. T. Sougrati, J. C. Jumas, P. Willmann « One-shot versus stepwise gas-solid synthesis of iron trifluoride: investigation of pure molecular F2 fluorination of chloride precursors » CrystEngComm vol. 15 (18), pp 3664-3671, May 2013
  13. J. Reboul, S. Furukawa, N. Horike, M. Tsotalas, K. Hirai, H. Uehara, M. Kondo, N. Louvain, O. Sakata, S. Kitagawa « Mesoscopic architectures of porous coordination polymers fabricated by pseudomorphic replication » Nature Mater. vol. 11 (8), pp 717-723, August 2012
  14. N. Louvain, Y. Takashima, S. Kitagawa, S. Furukawa « Thermodynamically controlled coordination-engineering of novel 2D cadmium thiolate coordination polymers » New J. Chem. vol. 35 (6), pp 1265-1269, June 2011 (part of themed collection Molecular Materials MOLMAT)
  15. N. Mercier, N. Louvain, W. Bi « Structural Diversity and Retro-Crystal Engineering Analysis of Iodometallate Hybrids » CrystEngComm vol. 11(5), pp 720-734, May 2009
  16. Louvain, Nicolas; Mercier, Nicolas; Boucher, Florent. α- to β-(dmes)BiI5 (dmes = dimethyl(2-ethylammonium)-sulfonium dication) – Umbrella Reversal of Sulfonium in Solid State and Short I…I Interchain Contacts: Crystal Structures, Optical Properties and Theoretical Investigations of 1D Iodobismuthates Inorganic Chemistry, 48(3), pp 879-888, Februray 2009
  17. Louvain, Nicolas; Mercier, Nicolas. A 3D metal halide framework in the organic-inorganic compound (H3N(CH2)2SS(CH2)2NH3)3Pb5I16 Solid State Sciences, 10(10), pp 1269-1275, October 2008
  18. Louvain, Nicolas; Mercier, Nicolas; Luc, Jérôme; Sahraoui, Bouchta. Example of Disulfide Conformational Change in the Solid State : Preparation, Optical Properties, and X-Ray Studies of a Cystamine-Based Iodoplumbate Hybrid European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 23, pp 3592-3595, August 2008
  19. Louvain, Nicolas; Mercier, Nicolas; Kurmoo, Mohamedally. CuI-Br Oligomers and Polymers Involving Cu-S(Cystamine) Bonds European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 10, pp 1654-1660, April 2008
  20. Bi, Wenhua; Louvain, Nicolas; Mercier, Nicolas; Luc, Jérôme; Rau, Ileana; Kajzar, François; Sahraoui, Bouchta. A Switchable NLO Organic-Inorganic Compound Based on Conformationally Chiral Disulfide Molecules and BiIIII5 Iodobismuthate Networks Advanced Materials, 20(5), pp 1013-1017, March 2008
  21. Bi, Wenhua; Louvain, Nicolas; Mercier, Nicolas; Luc, Jerome; Sahraoui, Bouchta. Type Structure, Which is Composed of Organic Diammonium, Triiodide and Hexaiodobismuthate, Varies According to Different Structures of Incorporated CationsCrystEngComm, 9(4), pp 298-303, April 2007
  22. Louvain, Nicolas; Bi, Wenhua; Mercier, Nicolas; Buzaré, Jean-Yves; Legein, Christophe; Corbel, Gwenaël. PbnI4n+2(2n+2)− Ribbons (n = 3, 5) as Dimensional Reductions of 2D Perovskite Layers in Cystamine Cation Based Hybrids, Also Incorporating Iodine Molecules or Reversible Guest Water Molecules Dalton Transactions, 9, pp 965-970, March 2007
  23. Sourisseau, Sébastien; Louvain, Nicolas; Bi, Wenhua; Mercier, Nicolas; Rondeau, David; Boucher, Florent; Buzaré, Jean-Yves; Legein, Christophe. Reduced Band Gap Hybrid Perovkites Resulting from Combined Hydrogen and Halogen Bonding at the Organic-Inorganic Interface Chemistry of Materials, 19(3), pp 600-607, February 2007
  24. Sourisseau, Sébastien; Louvain, Nicolas; Bi, Wenhua; Mercier, Nicolas; Rondeau, David;  Buzaré, Jean-Yves; Legein, Christophe. Hybrid Perovskite Resulting from the Solid-State Reaction Between the Organic Cations and Perovskite Layers of α1-(Br(CH2)2NH3)2PbI4Inorganic Chemistry, 46(15), pp 6148-6154, February 2007
  25. Bi, Wenhua; Mercier, Nicolas; Louvain, Nicolas; Latroche, Michel. Lead Halide Layers Linked by Trans-Cu(Gly)2 (Gly = -O2C-CH2-NH2) Pillars in Heterometallic Glycinate Based Organic-Inorganic Hybrids European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 21, pp 4225-4228, November 2006
  26. Brinzei, Daniela; Catala, Laure; Louvain, Nicolas; Rogez, Guillaume; Stephan, Odile; Gloter, Alexandre; Mallah, Talal. Spontaneous Stabilization and Isolation of Dispersible Bimetallic Coordination Nanoparticles of CsxNi[Cr(CN)6]y Journal of Materials Chemistry, 16(26), pp 2593-2599, July 2006