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Linh Duy Thai

PhD Student

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Brief Curriculum Vitae
since 01/21 PhD studies under supervision of Prof. Christopher Barner-Kowollik and Prof. Dmitri Golberg at Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia and Dr. Hatice Mutlu at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
02/20 – 08/20 Intern at Institut Lavoisier de Versailles (ILV) (France) under the supervision of Dr. Guillaume Dagousset.  Research on the synthesis of organofluorine compounds using photoredox-catalysis
09/18 – 09/20    Master’s student at Paris-Saclay University (France) and at University of Porto (Portugal), majoring in photochemistry and nanoscience
06/17 – 04/18 Intern at Faculty of Materials Technology, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT), Viet Nam. Research on  disulfide-based self-healing polymers
09/13 – 04/18 Undergraduate student at Faculty of Chemical Engineering, HCMUT

Research Interests

Organic Synthesis

Smart polymeric materials:

  • Self-healing polymers
  • Light-responsive polymers

2018 Erasmus Mundus Scholarship for the SERP+ Joint Master program (batch 2018-2020)

[719] Photoswitchable Block Copolymers Based on Main Chain α-Bisimines

Thai, D. L.; Guimarães, T. R.; Spann, S.; Goldmann, A. S.; Golberg, D.; Mutlu, H.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Polym. Chem. 2022, 13, 5625-5635.


Synthesis of a Novel Fluorescent Cyanide Chemosensor Based on Photoswitching Poly(pyrene-1-ylmethyl-methacrylate-random-methyl methacrylate-random-methacrylate spirooxazine)

Hoan Minh Tran; Tam Huu Nguyen; Viet Quoc Nguyen; Phuc Huynh Tran; Linh Duy Thai; Thuy Thu Truong; Le-Thu T. Nguyen; Ha Tran Nguyen, Macromolecular Research,27, 25–32


Celebrating a year of beautiful (photo)chemistry at our end of year group party🎄 Thank you all for an amazing year. Onwards and upwards! @QUTmaterials @QUT @KITKarlsruhe @Cluster3DMM2O

Our new 2023 group photos for our @QUT @QUTmaterials and @KIT @Cluster3DMM2O nodes are live. Thank you for being an amazing cross-continental team - onwards and upwards!


Well done Peter, for winning the PhD pitch award ⁦@QUTmaterials⁩ ⁦@QUT⁩ Very proud of you.