Scientific output


A. Tourrette, Thermal and pH-responsive microgel incorporation to previously activated cotton, in "Surface modification systems for creating stimuli responsiveness of textiles" (D. Jocic Ed.), University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, 77-92 (2010) (ISBN 978-90-365-3122-1) (pdf).

D. Jocic, A. Tourrette, P. Krizman-Lavric, Biopolymer-based stimuli-responsive polymeric systems for functional finishing of textiles, in "Biopolymers" (M.M. Elnashar, Ed.), SCIYO, Rijeka, Croatia, 37-60 (2010). (ISBN 978-953-307-109-1). (pdf - open access)

A. Kulkarni, A. Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D. Jocic, Microgel-based surface modifying system for stimuli-responsive functional finishing of cotton, Carbohydrate Polymers, 82, 1306–1314 (2010). (DOI:10.1016/j.carbpol.2010.07.011)

A. Tourrette, N. De Geyter, D. Jocic, R. Morent, M. M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, C. Leys, Incorporation of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)/chitosan microgel onto plasma functionalized cotton fibre surface, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 352, 126-135 (2009). (DOI:10.1016/j.colsurfa.2009.10.014)

D. Jocic, A. Tourrette, P. Glampedaki, M. M. C. G. Warmoeskerken, Application of temperature and pH responsive microhydrogels for functional finishing of cotton fabric, Materials Technology: Advanced Performance Materials, 24, 14-23 (2009). (pdf)

A. Galarneau, G. Renard, M. Mureseanu, A. Tourrette, C. Biolley, M. Choi, R.

Ryoo, F. Di Renzo, F. Fajula, Synthesis of Sponge Mesoporous Silicas from lecithin/dodecylamine mixedmicelles in ethanol/water media: A route towards efficient biocatalysts, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 104, Issues 1-3, 103-114 (2007).

( doi:10.1016/j.micromeso.2007.01.017)

M. Boissière , A. Tourrette, J.M. Devoisselle, F. Di Renzo, F. Quignard, Pillaring effects in macroporous carrageenan–silica composite microspheres, Journal of colloid and interface science, 294, 109-116 (2006).( doi:10.1016/j.jcis.2005.07.003)

F. Di Renzo, R. Valentin, M. Boissière, A. Tourrette, K. Molvinger, J.M. Devoisselle, C. Gerardin, F. Quignard, Hierarchical macroporosity induced by constrained syneresis in core-shell polysaccharide composites, Chemistry of Materials, Volume17 (18), 4693-4699 (2005).(


A. Kulkarni, A. Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D. Jocic, Stimuli-sensitive microparticles for smart textile applications, European Polymer Congress – EPF09, 12-17.07.2009, Graz, Austria, Book of abstracts, Poster PC2-50, 138 (2009). (abstract)

A. Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D. Jocic, Layer-by-Layer deposition of poly(N- isopropylacrylamide/chitosan microgels over cotton fabric, The 9th AUTEX Conference, May 26-28, 2009, Izmir – Cesme, Turkey, Proceedings (CD-ROM), 614-623 (2009) (ISBN 978-975-483-787-2) (pdf)

A. Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D. Jocic, Influence of chitosan characteristics on the properties of stimuli-responsive poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)/chitosan microgels, 9th International Conference of the European Chitin Society (EUCHIS 2009), 23-26 May 2009, San Servolo Island, Venice, Italy, Conference Book, Paper P1-2, 19 (2009). (pdf)

D. Jocic, A. Tourrette, P. Glampedaki, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, Functional finishing of cotton with dual-stimuli-responsive chitosan/poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) micro-hydrogels, The 86th Textile Institute World Conference, Hong Kong, 18-21 November 2008, Conference Proceedings (CD-ROM), 251-265 (2008) (ISBN 978-962-367-628-1) (pdf)

P. Glampedaki, A. Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D. Jocic, Application of bulk and micro- hydrogels for obtaining cotton with responsiveness towards temperature and pH, 2nd International Scientific Conference “Textiles of the Future” – Futurotextiel 2008, November 13-15, 2008, Budascoop, Kortrijk, Belgium, CD-ROM of Proceedings, 10 pages (2008). (pdf)

A. Tourrette, Chitosan: Step by step from the natural source to the material, Marie Curie Conference – ESOF 2008, July 17-22, 2008, Palau de Congresos, Barcelona, Spain, Book of abstracts, P-111, p. 40. (pdf)

A. Tourrette, P. Glampedaki, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken and D. Jocic, Surface modification of textile material with biopolymer-based micro- and nano-hydrogels, AUTEX 2008 World Textile Conference, June 24-26, 2008, Città Studi, Biella, Italy, CD-ROM of Proceedings, 8 pages (2008). (pdf)

P. Glampedaki, A. Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken and D. Jocić, Preparation and properties of stimuli–responsive surface modifying systems applicable to textiles, AUTEX 2008 World Textile Conference, June 24-26, 2008, Città Studi, Biella, Italy, CD-ROM of Proceedings (2008). (pdf)

P.Glampedaki, A.Tourrette, M.M.C.G.Warmoeskerken, D.Jocić, Advanced biopolymer-functionalized textile materials - ADVANBIOTEX project, Innovation Festival “Powered by Twente”, Session: Materials & High-Tech Systems, October 25-26, 2007, Cinestar, Business & Science Park Enschede, Enschede, Netherlands .

M.M.C.G.Warmoeskerken, D.Jocic, A.Tourrette, P.Glampedaki, Chitosan, een bron van nieuwe mogelijkheden (Chitosan, source for new possibilities), Congres "Innovatie in textiel; topprestaties in functionele kleding", November 8, 2007, Nederlands Textielinstituut (NTI), TNO Industrie en Techniek, Eindhoven, Netherlands.

A.Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D.Jocic; Biopolymer-based surface modifying systems for implementing “smart” properties to textiles; “OnderzoekSchool ProcesTechnologie” (OSPT) booklet of mini-posters, September 2007, Utwente, Enschede, Netherlands.

A.Tourrette, C. Tourné-Péteilh, S. Bégu, F. Quignard, J.M Devoisselle, Chitosan/Silica composites : Influence of composition on drug release properties, International Congress SFC07 “Chemistry for the Future, the Future of Chemistry”, July 16-18, 2007, Lectures and posters abstracts, Paris, France ( CD-ROM ).

A. Tourrette, L. Vachoud , S. Bégu et J.M. devoisselle, F. Quignard, Design of new chitosan/silica composites for drug delivery systems, International Congress of Chitin and Chitosan (10th ICCC-EUCHIS’ 06 ), September 7-9, 2006,Proceeding, Montpellier, (CD-ROM VOLUME IX)

A. Tourrette,, F. Quignard, S. Bégu et J.M. devoisselle, Matériaux chitosane/silice : Synthèse, caractérisations et applications biomédicales, Groupe Thématique de “Recherche sur la Vectorisation-GTRV ”, Decembre 1-2, 2005, Montpellier,France.

A. Tourrette, F. Quignard, S. Bégu et J.M.Devoisselle, Synthèse de matériaux bicomposites chitosane/silice par voie sol-gel, Journées du “Grand Sud-Ouest”, Novembre 28, 2005, Montpellier, France.

M. Boissière, A. Tourrette, J.M.Devoisselle, F. Direnzo et F. Quignard, Stabilisation de carraghénane macroporeux par incorporation de silice, “Groupe Français des Zéolithes” (GFZ, March 16-18, 2005, Annecy, France.

A. Tourrette, M. Mureseanu, G. Renard et F. Quignard, Immobilisation de l’ADH sur supports siliciques ou de polysaccharides, Journées du “Grand Sud-Ouest” , November 28, 2003, Pau, France.

A. Tourrette, M. Mureseanu, G. Renard et F. Quignard, Détection enzymatique de l’éthanol par l’ADH supporté, “Journées des Jeunes Chercheurs”, June 2003, Montpellier, France.