Georges Mouchaham, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow


Research Interests

​Synthesis and characterization of MOFs for targeted topologies and/or properties (such as gas capture and separation, catalysis, …)

Selected Publications

  • A robust infinite Zr-phenolate building unit to enhance the chemical stability of Zr-MOFs
    G. Mouchaham, L. Cooper, N. Guillou, C. Martineau, E. ELkaïm, S. Bourrelly, Ph.L. Llewellyn, C. Allain, G. Clavier, C. Serre and T. Devic
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 54, 13297-13301, (2015)
  • A robust nano-porous supramolecular Metal-Organic Framework based on ionic H-Bonds
    N. Roques, G. Mouchaham, C. Duhayon, S. Brandès, A. Tachon, G. Weber, J.-P. Bellat and J.-P. Sutter
    Chem. Eur. J., 20, 11690-11694, (2014)
  • Self-assembly of Zr(C2O4)44- metallotectons and bisimidazolium cations: Influence of the dication on H-bonded framework dimensionality and material potential porosity
    G. Mouchaham, N. Roques, S. Brandès, C. Duhayon and J.-P. Sutter
    Cryst. Growth Des., 11, 5424-5433, (2011)


  • ​Ph.D., Supra & Macromolecular Chemistry, UPS, Toulouse, France, 2012

Professional Profile

  • ​2016 – Current: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2013 – 2016: Postdoctoral fellow, Institut Lavoisier de Versailles (UVSQ-CNRS), France

KAUST Affiliations

​Advanced Membranes & Porous Materials Center (AMPM)
Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Metal Organic Frameworks MOF characterization Supramolecular porous frameworks Chemically stable MOFs