Ms. BRIARD Mélody
PhD Student (Year 1)


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Laboratoire SMS
Place Emile Blondel
76821 Mont-Saint-Aignan CEDEX


PhD Thesis

Non-linear optics for stereoselective crystallization, Dr Valérie DUPRAY, doctoral allocation of establishment, previsional date of defense: 2022

Director : Valérie DUPRAY supervisor : Clément BRANDEL

  • 2017-2019: Master’s degree in Chemistry, specialisation Crystallization, University of Rouen, France
  • 2014-2017: Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, University of Rouen, France
Work Experience
  • 2019: Training period, Crystallization process optimization (SMS laboratory, University of Rouen,5 months)
  • 2018: Research contract, Study of polymorphism and solvates (SMS laboratory, University of Rouen, 1 month)
  • 2015: Research contract, Crystallization in solution and study of crystal inclusions (SMS laboratory, University of Rouen, 1 month)
Scientific Skills
Thermal Analysis (DSC – TG-DSC) – Implementation
Thermal Analysis (DSC – TG-DSC) – Interpretation
XRay Powder diffraction - user
Phase Diagram - Experimental Determination
Heterogeneous Equilibria
Microscopy (optical, electronic)
Chiral Resolution by Crystallization
Crystallography (structural description)
Solution Crystallization (polymorphism control, crystal engineering, salt, co-crystals)
Solid-state characterization (polymorphism, solvates, cocrystals, solid-solid transition)
Optics and non linear optics