Christine Paul-Roth

INSA-ISCR Associate Professor

INSA de Rennes / Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes (ISCR)

Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes / INSA de Rennes


Rennes 35042


Email : christine [dot] paul [at] univ-rennes [dot] fr

Phone : (+33) 02 23 23 63 72

Office number : Beaulieu 10C, Office 153

Research Interests

  • Fluorescent biphotonic photosensitizers for theranostics.
  • Porphyrin and phthalocyanin chemistry.
  • Organometallic chromophores with electro-commutable properties.
  • Dendrimers with remarkable photonic properties.
  • OLEDs and electroluminescence.

Education and Professional Experience

• 2007 Associate Professor, INSA-University of Rennes, France
  Accreditation to supervise research in Chemistry (HdR)

• 1997 Joined the INSA as Assistant Professor, at University of Rennes 1

• 1995 Post-doc. 3: Collège de France, Paris, France (J.-M. LEHN)

• 1994 Post-doc. 2: Université de Lausanne, Switzerland (C. FLORIANI)

• 1993 Post-doc. 1: Berkeley University, California, USA (K.N. RAYMOND)

• 1992: Ph-D: University Louis Pasteur (ULP) of Strasbourg 1 (J.-M. LEHN)

Keywords & Skills

  • Tetrapyrrolic Structures
  • Dendrimers
  • PDT
  • Bioimaging
  • Energy Transfer

Main Present National and International Collaborations

  • M.G. Humphrey, M. P. Cifuentes, Australian National University (ANU), (Canberra/Australia).
  •   J. A. G. Williams, M.A. Fox, Durham University (Durham/UK).
  • M. Blanchard-Desce, ISM-UMR 5255 (Bordeaux/France).
  • M. Gary-Bobo, IBMM, UM-ENSCM 5247(Montpellier/France).
  • I. Ledoux, LPQM, ENS (Cachan/France).
  • M. Samoc, K. M Matczyszyn, Wroclaw University of Technology (WUST) (Wroclaw/Poland).


  • Licence 1, 2 and Master 2-final project supervising at the INSA of Rennes.
  • Practical classes given to 1st and 2nd year students in chemistry, INSA of Rennes.

Scientific production

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