Philippe Dubois, Ph.D. in sciences, is full professor at University of Mons (Mons, Belgium). His expertise covers organic chemistry; macromolecular chemistry; catalysis in polymer materials; and (reactive)processing of (nano)composites and nanohybrid materials, including biosourced polymers. On sabbatical leave in 2016/17, Philippe Dubois, is Scientific Director (Scientific advisor, as of Sept. 2017) of the National Composite Center of Luxembourg (NCC-L) at the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) and honorary professor at the University of Luxembourg (Luxembourg).
He has published more than 680 peer-reviewed scientific articles/book chapters, 8 books and scientific special journal issues (H-index = 84; overall citations > 35,000) and is the inventor of 70 patents. He is a member of the editorial boards of 18 international scientific journals in the fields of polymer chemistry and materials science. He is a laureate of the FNRS Quinquennal Award in applied exact sciences (2011–2015),the highest scientific award of FNRS delivered every five years by the Belgian FNRS and personally awarded by King Philippe of Belgium. In 2016, he is awardeda FNR PEARL in Luxembourg.
He is adjunct professor at the Chemical Engineering Faculty, Michigan State University, MSU, Lansing (US), and guest professor at the National key-lab of Chemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China. He is personally ranked (18th) in “Top 100materials scientists of the 2000-2010 decade” by Thomson Reuters.
Ph. Dubois is titular member of the Royal Academyof Sciences, Belgium (since 2010).Philippe Dubois at a quick glance