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SYstèmes Moléculaires et nanoMatériaux pour l’Energie et la Santé (SyMMES)

Synthèse, Structure et Propriétés de Matériaux Fonctionnels (STEP)




Research Fellow, (CEA)

Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches (HDR, Université Grenoble Alpes)


Research Interests:

Synthesis and characterization of organic molecules and polymers for applications in organic (opto)electronics.

Organic chemistry, Organic Photovoltaics, Dye-sensitised solar cells.

Thermoelectric polymers


Selection of recent publications:


1) L. Xu, C. Aumaitre, Y. Kervella, G. Lapertot, C. Rodriguez-Seco, E. Palomares, R. Demadrille* and P. Reiss*

"Increasing the efficiency of organic dye-sensitized solar cells over 10.3% using locally ordered inverse opal nanostructures in the photoelectrode"

Adv. Funct. Mater., 2018, Online. (Article)


2) M. Godfroy, C. Aumaitre, F. Caffy, Y. Kervella, L. Cabau, L. Pellejà, P. Maldivi, S. Narbey, F. Oswald, E. Palomares*, D. Joly*, R. Demadrille*

" Dithienylpyrazine based photosensitizers: effect of swapping a connecting unit on optoelectronic properties and photovoltaic performances"

Dyes and Pigments, 2017, 146, 352-360. (article)


3) D. Joly, M. Godfroy, L. Pellejà, Y. Kervella, P. Maldivi, S. Narbey, F. Oswald, E. Palomares*, R. Demadrille*

" Side chain engineering of organic sensitizers for dye-sensitized solar cells: a strategy to improve performances and stability"

J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, DOI: 10.1039/C7TA00793K (article)!divAbstract

4) MN. Gueye, A. Carella*, N. Massonnet, E. Yvenou,  S. Brenet, J. Faure-Vincent, S. Pouget, F. Rieutord, H. Okuno, A. Benayad, R. Demadrille, J-P. Simonato*

" Structure and Dopant Engineering in PEDOT Thin Films: Practical Tools for a Dramatic Conductivity Enhancement "

Chem. Mater., 2016, 28, 3462, DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b01035 (article)


5) D. Joly, J-W Jung, I-D. Kim*, R. Demadrille*

" Electrospun materials for solar energy conversion: innovations and trends"

J. Mater. Chem. C, 2016, 4, 10173, DOI: 10.1039/C6tc00702c (review article)



6) F. Caffy, N. Delbosc, P. Chavez, P. Levêque, J. Faure-Vincent, J-P. Travers, D. Djurado, J. Pécaut, B. Grévin, N. Lemaitre, N. Leclerc*, R. Demadrille*

"Synthesis, optoelectronic properties and photovoltaic performances of wide band-gap copolymers based on dibenzosilole and quinoxaline units, rivals to P3HT."

Polymer Chem., 2016, 7, 4160, DOI: 10.1039/C6py00370b (Front cover)



7) Joly D, Pelleja L, Narbey S, Oswald F,  Meyer T, Kervella Y, Maldivi P, Clifford J.N, Palomares* E. Demadrille* R.

“Metal free organic sensitisers with narrow absorption in the visible for solar cells exceeding 10% efficiency ".

Energy & Environmental Sciences, 2015, DOI: 10.1039/C5EE00444F!divAbstract


8) D. Joly, L. Pellejà, S. Narbey, F. Oswald, J. Chiron, J. N. Clifford, E. Palomares* and R. Demadrille*.

« A Robust Organic Dye for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Based on Iodine/Iodide Electrolytes Combining High Efficiency and Outstanding Stability»

Sci. Rep. , 2014, DOI:10.1038/srep04033. (open access)


9) S-H Choi, D. Hwang, D-Y Kim, Y. Kervella, P. Maldivi, S-Y. Jang*, R. Demadrille*, I-D. Kim*.

« Amorphous Zinc Stanate (Zn2SnO4) Nanofibers Networks as Photoelectrodes for Organic Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells» ,

Adv. Funct. Mater. , 2013, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201203278. (Front cover)



Ongoing Projects :

ANR-OH risque research program (Coordinator) : ODYCE (2015-2019)

ANR-Energie Propre Sûre et Efficace (Partner) : HARVESTERS (2017-2020)

ANR-Energie Propre Sûre et Efficace (Partner) : NFA-15 (2018-2021)








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