Funding (since 2000)


I gratefully acknowledge financial help from the following organizations


Conseil National de la Recherche Scientifique – Institute of Chemistry (CNRS-INC)

  • General research funding (association to the CNRS UPR 8241 since 2003 and to UMR 5188 before 2003)


Conseil National de la Recherche Scientifique – Direction Europe de la Recherche et Coopération Internationale (CNRS-DERCI)

  • “Laboratoire International Associé” (LIA) “Laboratory of Coordination Chemistry for Controlled Radical Polymerization (LCC-CRP)”, 2018-2021. Role: coordinator.
  • PICS (Programme international de coopération scientifique) No. 06782: “Enhancing control in ATRP via detailed mechanistic and structural studies”, 2015-17. Role: coordinator.
  • GDRI (Groupe de Recherche International) “Homogeneous Catalysis for Sustainable Development”, 2008-2015. Role: coordinator.
  • PICS (Programme international de coopération scientifique): “Synthèse de complexes hydrures et études spectroscopiques des liaisons hydrogènes avec des accepteurs et des donneurs de protons”, 2005-07. Role: coordinator.


Institut Universitaire de France

  • Unrestricted funding as Senior Member, 2007-2017


European Commission

  • Horizon 2020, Marie Curie action 'ITN-EJD": "Coordination Chemistry Inspires Molecular catalysis (CCIMC)", Contract No. 860322 (2020-2024). Role: coordinator.
  • Horizon2020, Marie Curie action “IIF”: “Mechanism of hydrogenation and transfer hydrogenation of polar unsaturations catalyzed by non N-H systems (NONNH)”, Contract No. 654198 (2015-2017). Role: coordinator.
  • 7th FP, Marie Curie action “IIF”: “Metal-mediated controlled radical polymerization (METMED-CRP)”, Contract No. 235249 (2009-11). Role: coordinator.
  • 6th FP, Research Training Network (RTN), "Transition Metal Chemistry and Catalysis in Aqueous Media (AQUACHEM)". Contract No. MRTN-CT-2003-503864 (2003-2007). Role: partner.
  • 5th FP, Research Training Network (RTN), "New Hydride Chemistry for Catalysis, Electrocatalysis and Hydrogen Storage (HYDROCHEM)". Contract No. HPRN-CT-2002-00176 (2002-2006). Role: coordinator.


Agence Nationale de la Recherche, PRC (Programme of Collaborative Research)

  • “Additive-Free Covalent Adaptable Networks (AFCAN)”, (2020-2024). Role: partner.
  • “Switchable RAFT Transfer Agents for Controlled Radical Polymerization” (RAFTSWITCH), No. ANR-16-CE29-0014-02 (2017-2020). Role: partner.
  • “Improved fluorinated polymers through organometallic mediated radical polymerization” (FLUPOL), No. ANR-14-CE07-0012 (2015-2018). Role: coordinator.


Agence Nationale de la Recherche, Programme "Blanc"

  • “New approach to aqueous biphasic catalysis through catalyst confinement in nanoscopic core-shell polymers” (BIPHASNANOCAT), No. ANR-11-BS07-025-01 (2011-2015). Role: partner.
  • “Organometallic mediated radical polymerization of less reactive monomers” (OMRP), No. NT10-BLAN-710 1 (2010-2013). Role: coordinator.
  • “Intermolecular olefin hydroamination: toward mechanistic understanding and development of an asymmetric version” (HYDROAM), No. NT09_442499 (2009-2012). Role: coordinator.
  • “Transition metal mediated controlled radical polymerisation and new polymeric materials derived therefrom” (Novel-CRP), No. NT05-2_42140 (2006-2008). Role: coordinator.


CEFIPRA, Indo-French bilateral programme

  • “Novel Chiral First row Transition Complexes for Asymmetric Catalysis via Activation of inert C-H and C-Heteroatom Bonds”, Project No. 5805-B/2017/432 (2017-2020). Role: coordinator.


NEWFELPRO, Croatia

  • Post-doctoral fellowship of Jana Pisk “Diligent search for chemical bio-sources: solvent-free homogeneous and geterogeneous  oxidation processes catalyzed by polyoxometalates” (PomFree), Grant Agreement No. 66 (2014).


China Scholarship Council

  • Ph.D. Fellowhip of Hui Wang, 2018-2021
  • Ph.D. Fellowship (secondment stay) of Jirong Wang, 2018-19
  • Ph.D. fellowship of Weili Wang, 2012-2015


Conseil Régional de Midi-Pyrénées

  • post-doctoral fellowship of Chanchal Bhaumik, "Transformation de bio-ressources par catalyse d'oxydation environnementale", 2013-2014


French Ministery of Foreign Affairs - French Embassy in the United States of America

  • Chateaubriand Fellowship for Thomas Ribelli (Ph. D. student at Carnegie Mellon University), "Mechanistic Studies and Catalyst Development for the Sustainability of ATRP", 2015-16.

French Ministery of Higher Education and Research

  • PARCECO grant for the participation of French Scientists to seminars or summer schools organized in Central or Eastern European Countries: participation to the Final Newtwork Meeting of the GDRI “Homogeneous Catalysis for Sustainable Development”, held on the occasion of the International conference “Organometallic and Coordination Chemistry: Achievements and Challenges.” (VI Razuvaev Lectures), 18-23 September 2015 n the Volga river, Russia.

French Ministery of Foreign Affairs - French Embassy in Russia

  • Metchnikov fellowship to Alexander M. Kalsin (visiting scientist), "Unconventional organometallic complexes as catalysts for transfer hydrogenation of ketones", June and October 2015)
  • Support of the GDRI “Homogeneous Catalysis for Sustainable Development”, 2008-2015
  • Support of the Ph.D. Fellowship of Ekaterina Kozinets (co-tutelle with Prof. Natalia Belkova, Nesmeyanov Institut of Organoelement Compounds), 2010-2013.
  • Support of the Ph.D. Fellowship of Yana Sinopalnikova (co-tutelle with Dr. Alexander Kalsin, Nesmeyanov Institut of Organoelement Compounds), 2014-2017.

French Ministery of Foreign Affairs - French Embassy in Turkey

  • Support of the Ph.D. Fellowship of Gülnur Taban-Çalışkan (co-tutelle with Prof. Funda Demirhan, Celal Bayer University), 2007-2010

French Ministery of Foreign Affairs - French Embassy in Italy

  • Support of the GDRI “Homogeneous Catalysis for Sustainable Development”, 2008-2015


European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST)

  • COST Action CM0802, Phosphorus Science Network (PhoSciNet), Working group 2 "(Asymmetric) Catalysis" (2008-2011). Role: partner.
  • COST Action D29, “Sustainable/Green Chemistry and Chemical Technology”, Working group D29/0009/03 “Green Chemistry through Aqueous Organometallic Catalysis” (2003-2007). Role: partner.


Programme Franco-Algérien de Bourses Doctorales PROFAS B+

  • Bourse PROFAS B+ 2016, Yasmine REDJEL (Ph.D. student at the University of Constantine) “Synthèse, structurecristalline, propriétés physiques et réactivité de ligands oxygénés et azotés et leurs complexes de transition” (2006-2007). Role: host advisor.
  • Bourse PROFAS B+ 2017, Doria LAHNECHE (Ph.D. student at the University of Constantine) “Préparation, caractérisation et applications de complexes déricés de nuelles bases de Schiff et de ligands férrocéniques" (2007-2008). Role: host advisor.


Programmes Hubert Curien (formerly 'Programmes d'Actions Intégrées')

  • "Prestige" Fellowship, Ekaterina V. Bellan (post-doctoral associate), 2015-16.
  • PAI BOSPHORE (France-Turkey) “Study of the catalytic potential of molybdenum organometallic compounds in aqueous media” (2006-2007). Role: coordinator.


CNRS-TUBITAK

  • “Aqueous chemistry, activation and catalysis with high oxidation state organomolybdenum compounds” Projet no. 15080 (2003-2004). Role: coordinator.


Institut du développement et des ressources en informatique scientifique (IDRIS)

  • Grant of CPU time 2015-2018


Centre Informatique National de l’Enseignement Supérieur (CINES)

  • Grant of CPU time, 2001-2015


CALcul en MIdi Pyrénées (CALMIP) Mesocentre

  • Grant of CPU time since 2004