Elsa Caytan

NMR Facility Manager - CNRS engineer

Email : elsa [dot] caytan [at] univ-rennes [dot] fr

Phone : +33 (0) 2 23 23 73 93

Office number : Beaulieu -Build 10A - room 210

Research topics - Technical and scientific skills

  • High resolution NMR techniques applied for synthetic chemistry (1D and 2D)
  • Heteronuclear NMR

Scientific Production


Publications referenced in HAL

Oral Presentations
  • GERM 2017: "HSQC band-selective for NMR 13C quantification: application to the study of polymer tactics"
  • GERM 2016: "NMR study of metallic species involved in Rhodium catalized asymmetric[2+2+2] cycloaddition"
  • Conference at CEISAM (Nantes) 2012: "Heteronuclear NMR for Synthetic Chemistry"
  • GERM 2019: "Characterization of polyaminoboranes obtained by a new route of synthesis: complementarity of NMR analyses in liquid and solid state"
  • EUROMAR 2018: "Evaluation of Band-Selective HSQC and HMBC for Poly(3-hydroxyalkanoate)s Stereoregularity Determination"
  • GERM 2014: "HMQC 31P-183W{1H} for the study of polyoxometallates in microemulsions"


Professional experience and Education

  • Since 2014: NMR Engineer at ISCR (UMR CNRS 6226)
  • NMR Engineer at  IPCM, Paris-France (2006 - 2014)
  • PhD in Chemistry (University of Nantes, 2003-2006) "Determination of the intramolecular distribution of 13C in natural abundance by quantitative NMR"
  • Education as a chemical engineer (National School of Chemistry of Toulouse, 2000-2003)