University of Limoges, France
Alexandre Maître is a Professor at IRCER at Limoges in France. His thesis diploma was devoted to the Kinetic and Thermodynamic aspects of the Synthesis of Transition Metal Carbides by Carbothermal Reduction. In 2000, he has obtained a permanent position as CNRS Researcher at the Laboratory of Chemistry of Inorganic Solid at Nancy to develop investigations concerning the thermodynamic modeling, the electrochemical behavior in corrosive environment and the metallurgical aspects of lead-based alloys. Further, he became Assistant Professor in IRCER to implement research activities about the elaboration by polymer derived ceramics route and the mechanisms of sintering of high temperature ceramics. His scientific production (h index: 22) is now composed of 82 publications in international journals, 25 invited conferences, 98 oral communications, 3 chapters of books and 3 grants.