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Portrait de Prof. Alexandre Martinez
AMU iSm2 Service 462
Campus Scientifique de St Jérôme
Marseille cedex 20

2004: PhD Thesis : Synthesis of new macrocyclic chiral manganese(III) Schiff bases as catalysts for the asymmetric  epoxidation of olefins: Supervision: Dr. B. Meunier and Dr C. Hemmert. Chair of thesis committee: Pr. H. Kagan
2004 – 2005: Postdoctoral Fellowship - University of Genève (Pr. J. Lacour)
2005 – 2006: Graduate Teaching Assistant – IUFM of Nice - University of Toulon
2006 – 2014: Associated Professor, Organic Chemistry, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France
2014 - : Professor, Ecole Centrale de Marseille

2013: HDR – École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, Chair of the committee: Pr. M. Sallé
2000: Agregation (national teacher exam) Physical Chemistry


Ecole Centrale de Marseille : (first and second years)
Lecture : Bio-Organic chemistry, Bio-inorganic chemistry and supramolecular chemistry
Problem classes : organic chemistry, structures and molecular properties 
Lab class : organic chemistry 21 h


- Supramolecular chemistry
- Supramolecular catalysis
-  Supramolecular recognition of biologically active compounds
- Chemistry of Hemicryptophanes
- Chemistry of aza- and proaza-phosphatrane

Publications (120)
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Probing the Importance of Host Symmetry on Carbohydrate Recognition

Anne-Doriane Manick, Chunyang Li, Elise Antonetti, Muriel Albalat, Yoann Cotelle, Paola Nava, Jean-Pierre Dutasta, Bastien A Chatelet, Alexandre Martinez, Chemistry - A European Journal, 2023, e202203212. <hal-03961776>

Sequential Formation of Heteroternary Cucurbit[10]uril (CB[10]) Complexes

Chunyang Li, Anne‐doriane Manick, Yuxi Zhao, Fengbo Liu, Bastien Chatelet, Roselyne Rosas, Didier Siri, Didier Gigmes, Valerie Monnier, Laurence Charles, Julie Broggi, Simin Liu, Alexandre Martinez, Anthony Kermagoret, David Bardelang, Chemistry - A European Journal, 2022, 28. <hal-03871375>

A caged tris(2-pyridylmethyl)amine ligand equipped with a C triazole –H hydrogen bonding cavity

Gege Qiu, Donglin Diao, Leo Chaussy, Sabine Michaud-Chevallier, A. Jalila Simaan, Paola Nava, Alexandre Martinez, Cédric Colomban, Dalton Transactions, 2022, 51, 10702-10706. <hal-03789423>

Access to the Syn diastereomers of cryptophane cages using HFIP

Oriane Della-Negra, Yoann Cirillo, Thierry Brotin, Jean-Pierre Dutasta, Pierre-Loic Saaidi, Bastien Chatelet, Alexandre Martinez, Chemical Communications, 2022, 58, 3330-3333. <hal-03850423>

Frustrated behavior of Lewis/Brønsted pairs inside molecular cages

Chunyang Li, Anne-Doriane Manick, J-P Dutasta, X Bugaut, B Chatelet, Alexandre Martinez, Organic Chemistry Frontiers, 2022, 9, 1826 - 1836. <hal-03961770>

Tracking Hunter-Gatherer Impact on Vegetation in Last Interglacial and Holocene Europe: Proxies and Challenges

Anastasia Nikulina, Katharine Macdonald, Fulco Scherjon, Elena A. Pearce, Marco Davoli, Jens-Christian Svenning, Emily Vella, Marie-José Gaillard, Anhelina Zapolska, Frank Arthur, Alexandre Martinez, Kailin Hatlestad, Florence Mazier, Maria Antonia Serge, Karl-Johan Lindholm, Ralph Fyfe, Hans Renssen, Didier Roche, Sjoerd Kluiving, Wil Roebroeks, Maria Antonia Serge, Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory, 2022, 29, 989–1033. <hal-03517795>

Energy‐Efficient Iodine Uptake by a Molecular Host⋅Guest Crystal

Xue Yang, Chunyang Li, Michel Giorgi, Didier Siri, Xavier Bugaut, Bastien Chatelet, Didier Gigmes, Mehdi Yemloul, Virginie Hornebecq, Anthony Kermagoret, Sophie Brasselet, Alexandre Martinez, David Bardelang, Angewandte Chemie, 2022, 134, e202214039. <hal-04034008>

Synthesis, Characterizations and Applications of Fluoroazaphosphatranes

Anne-Doriane Manick, Jean-Pierre Dutasta, Paola Nava, Véronique Dufaud, Guohua Gao, Bastien Chatelet, Alexandre Martinez, Chemistry - An Asian Journal, 2022, 17, e202200115. <hal-04029284>

Circularly polarized luminescence of encaged Eu(iii) and Tb(iii) complexes controlled by an inherently chiral remote unit

Estelle Godart, Oriane Della-Negra, Augustin Long, Alberto Insuasty, Lorenzo Arrico, Costanza Benetti, Elise Antonetti, Paola Nava, Yoann Cotelle, Nicolas Vanthuyne, Marion Jean, Simon Pascal, Jean-Pierre Dutasta, Lorenzo Di Bari, Alexandre Martinez, New Journal of Chemistry, 2022, 46, 20154 - 20159. <hal-03961762>

Benchmarking Higher Energy Collision Dissociation (HCD) by Investigation of Binding Energies of Gas-phase Host\textendash Guest Complexes of Hemicryptophane Cages

Parisa Bayat, David Gatineau, Denis Lesage, Alexandre Martinez, Richard B. Cole, Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 2022, 57. <hal-03955643>


Communications orales et par affiche (1)
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Sjoerd Kluiving, Didier Roche, Anhelina Zapolska, Elena Pearce, Kailin Hatlestad, et al.. TERRANOVA from the last and current Interglacial periods into the Anthropocene: an Atlas database drawing lessons from ancient land use for future European landscape management. EGU General Assembly 2022, May 2022, Vienne, Austria. ⟨hal-03723528⟩

Chapitres d'ouvrages (1)
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T. Brotin, Alexandre Martinez, Jean-Pierre Dutasta. Water-soluble cryptophanes: design and properties. Calixarenes and Beyond, 2016. ⟨hal-02104045⟩