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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 (112)
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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. <hal-03751496>

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>

A curved host and second guest cooperatively inhibit the dynamic motion of corannulene

Yang Yang, Tanya K Ronson, Zifei Lu, Jieyu Zheng, Nicolas Vanthuyne, Alexandre Martinez, Jonathan R Nitschke, Nature Communications, 2021, 12, 4079. <hal-03516095>

Hemicryptophane Cages with a C 1 -Symmetric Cyclotriveratrylene Unit

Chunyang Li, Anne-Doriane Manick, Marion Jean, Muriel Albalat, Nicolas Vanthuyne, Jean-Pierre Dutasta, Xavier Bugaut, Bastien Chatelet, Alexandre Martinez, Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2021, 86, 15055-15062. <hal-03516854>

The Chloroazaphosphatrane Motif for Halogen Bonding in Solution

Chunyang Li, Anne-Doriane Manick, Jian Yang, David Givaudan, Bohdan Biletskyi, Sabine Michaud-Chevalier, Jean-Pierre Dutasta, Damien Hérault, Xavier Bugaut, Bastien Chatelet, Alexandre Martinez, Inorganic Chemistry, 2021, 60, 11964-11973. <hal-03516842>

Rationalization of chirality transfer and fast conformational changes in a tris(2-pyridylmethyl) amine-based cage †

Gege Qiu, Djamel Eddine Khatmi, Alexandre Martinez, Paola Nava, RSC Advances, 2021. <hal-03196895>

A tris(benzyltriazolemethyl)amine-based cage as a CuAAC ligand tolerant to exogeneous bulky nucleophiles

Gege Qiu, Paola Nava, Alexandre Martinez, Cédric Colomban, Chemical Communications, 2021, 57, 2281-2284. <hal-03175776>

Azaphosphatranes Catalyzed Strecker Reaction in the Presence of Water

Jian Yang, Anne-Doriane Manick, Chunyang Li, Xavier Bugaut, Bastien Chatelet, Véronique Dufaud, Damien Hérault, Alexandre Martinez, ChemistrySelect, 2020, 5, 14764-14767. <hal-03180316>

Control and Transfer of Chirality Within Well-Defined Tripodal Supramolecular Cages

Gege Qiu, Paola Nava, Cédric Colomban, Alexandre Martinez, Frontiers in Chemistry, 2020, 8. <hal-03153583>

Controlling the Length of Cooperative Supramolecular Polymers with Chain Cappers

Gijs M. ter Huurne, Pongphak Chidchob, Augustin Long, Alexandre Martinez, Anja R. A. Palmans, Ghislaine Vantomme, Chemistry - A European Journal, 2020, 26, 9964-9970. <hal-03180310>


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⟩