Dandan Lou

PhD student

Place and date of Birth:
Henan, China – June 14th, 1993
Institutional address:
Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal
M3 research team
115, avenue du Dr. A. Schweitzer
33600 Pessac, France
Phone:     +33 5 56 84 56 56    
Fax:         +33 5 56 84 56 00
Email:      dandan.lou@crpp.cnrs.fr


Oct. 2019 – Present: PhD in Physico-Chemistry of Condensed Matter
Université de Bordeaux / Paul Pascal Research Center (CRPP – CNRS)
Advisor: Dr. Rodolphe CLÉRAC
Thesis title: Exploring the redox role of bridging pyrazine ligands in chromium-based
coordination polymer
Sep. 2016 – Jul. 2019: MSc in Bioengineering (GPA: 3.74/4.00)
Shandong University (Weihai, China) Advisor: Prof. Ming BAI
Sep. 2012 – Jul. 2016: BSc in Materials Science and Engineering (GPA: 3.3/4.0)
Zhengzhou University (Zhengzhou, China) Advisor: Prof. Kun DAI

Honors and Awards

2022: Mobility grant for the ECMM 2022 conference
2020-21: Beamtime (23 days), European Synchrotron Radiation Facility
(ESRF); 2 days at BM 01 beamline were assigned as main proposer
2019-23: Graduate Scholarship, China Scholarship Council (CSC)
2017-18: Outstanding Graduate award, Shandong University
2017-18: National Scholarship, Ministry of Education of the People’s
Republic of China (MOE of PRC)
2017-18: Principal scholarship, Shandong University
2016-17: Academic Scholarship, Shandong University
2013-15: National Encouragement Scholarship, Education Department of
Henan Province


1. L. Yu, M. Zhang, D. Lou, J. Lia, X. Wang and M. Bai, “CH/π-interaction-driven self-assembly of tetraphenylethylene derivatives into the face to face arrangement” RSC Adv., 2021, 11, 2377-2382.
2. D. Lou, X. Lu, M. Zhang, M. Bai and J. Jiang, “Regulating the emission of tetraphenylethenes by changing the alkoxyl linkage length between two neighboring phenyl moieties” Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 6987-6990.
3. X. Wang, D. Lou, X. Lu, J. Wu, Y. Mu, Y. Yan, Q. Zhang and M. Bai, “Switching on the proton transport pathway of a lanthanide metal-organic framework by one-pot loading of
tetraethylene glycol for high proton conduction” Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 9096-9102.
4. S. Zhao, D. Lou, G. Li, Y. Zheng, G. Zheng, K. Dai, C. Liu, Y. Jiang and C. Shen, “Bridging
the segregated structure in conductive polypropylene composites: An effective strategy to
balance the sensitivity and stability of strain sensing performances” Compos. Sci. Technol.,
2018, 163, 18-25.
5. S. Zhao, D. Lou, P. Zhan, G. Li, K. Dai, J. Guo, G. Zheng, C. Liu, C. Shena and Z. Guo,
“Heating-induced negative temperature coefficient effect in conductive graphene/polymer
ternary nanocomposites with a segregated and double-percolated structure” J. Mater. Chem. C, 2017, 5, 8233-8242.

Scholarly oral presentations

1. Les Journées Scientifiques de l’Association Française de Magnétisme Moléculaire 2021, Dourdan, France, 23-25 Nov. 2021. Title: Fluoride-based magnetic metal-organic frameworks for CO2 capture and sequestration.
2. Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal Summer Party 2021, Pessac, France, 22-23 Jul. 2021. Title: The design of molecule-based magnets with high critical temperatures.

Scholarly poster presentations

1. B&B 2021: BCMaterials – Université de Bordeaux Symposium, Leioa, Basque Country, Spain, 22 Jun. 2021. Title: Molecule-based metal-organic magnets with large coercivity and ordering temperatures up to 242°C. *Awarded Best Poster of the Symposium*
2. 17th International Conference on Molecule Based Magnets (ICMM), Manchester, United Kingdom, 14-18 Jun. 2021. Title: Molecule-based metal-organic magnets with large coercivity and ordering temperatures up to 242°C.
3. Université de Bordeaux Doctoral Day, Talence, France, 10 Jun. 2021. Title: Two-dimensional molecule-based magnets with high conductivity and ordering temperatures.