Peer-reviewed publications

  1. C. Gervais, M.A. Languille, G. Moretti, S. Reguer, "Time resolved XANES illustrates a substrate-mediated redox process in Prussian blue cultural heritage materials", 16th International Conference on X-ray Absorption Fine Structure (XAFS16), Germany, in press.
  2. C. Gervais, M. Thoury, S. Reguer, P. Gueriau and J. Mass, "Radiation damages during synchrotron X-ray micro-analyses of Prussian blue and zinc white historic paintings : detection, mitigation and integration", Applied Physics A, 121:949. [Invited Paper] PDF
  3. C. Gervais, M.A. Languille, G. Moretti, S. Reguer, "X-ray Photochemistry of Prussian Blue Cellulosic Materials: Evidence for a Substrate-Mediated Redox Process", Langmuir, 31:8168, 2015. PDF
  4. M. Jacot-Guillarmod, O. Rozenbaum, V. L'Hostis, P. Dillmann, D. Neff and C. Gervais, "Degradation mechanisms of reinforcing iron rebars in monuments: the role of multiscale porosity in the formation of corrosion products investigated by X-ray tomography", Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 30:580, 2015. [Front Cover] PDF
  5. C. Gervais, M.A. Languille, S. Reguer, C. Garnier, M. Gillet, "Light and Anoxia fading of Prussian blue dyed textiles", Heritage Science, 2:26, 2014. PDF
  6. C. Gervais, M.A. Languille, S. Reguer, M. Gillet, S. Pelletier, C. Garnier, E.P. Vicenzi, L. Bertrand, "Why does Prussian blue fade? Understanding the role(s) of the substrate", Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 28:1600-1609, 2013. [Inside Front cover] PDF
  7. C. Gervais, M.A. Languille, S. Reguer, M. Gillet, E.P. Vicenzi, S. Chagnot, F. Baudelet, L. Bertrand, ""Live" Prussian blue fading by time-resolved X-ray absorption spectroscopy", Applied Physics A, 111:15-22, 2013. PDF
  8. C. Gervais, J.J. Boon, F. Marone, E.S.B. Ferreira, "Characterisation of Porosity in a 19th Century Painting Ground by Synchrotron Radiation X-ray Tomography", Applied Physics A, 111:31-38, 2013.
  9. L. Bertrand, M.A. Languille, S.X. Cohen, L. Robinet, C. Gervais, S. Leroy, D. Bernard, E. Le Pennec, W. Josse, J. Doucet and S. Schoder, "European research platform IPANEMA at the SOLEIL synchrotron for ancient and historical materials", Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 18:765-772, 2011.
  10. C. Gervais, C. A. Grissom, C. McNamara, N. Konkol, and R. Mitchell. "Case study: red staining on marble." In Biocolonization of Stone: Control and Preventive Methods: Proceedings from the MCI Workshop Series, Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute, 87-90, 2011. PDF
  11. C. Gervais, C. A. Grissom, N. Little, and M. J. Wachowiak. "Cleaning Marble with Ammonium Citrate.", Studies in Conservation, 55:164-176, 2010. PDF
  12. C. A. Grissom, C. Gervais, N. Little, J. Speakman, and G. Bieniosek. "Red 'Staining' on Marble: chemical or biological origin?" Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology 41(2-3):11-20, 2010.[2010 Oliver Torrey Fuller Award] PDF
  13. T. Wüst, D. P. Landau, C. Gervais, Y. Xu. "Monte Carlo Simulations of Protein Models: at the Interface Between Statistical Physics and Biology." Proccedings for BIOMAT 2009: International Symposium on Mathematical and Computational Biology, 72-86, 2009.
  14. C. Gervais, T. Wüst, D. P. Landau, Y. Xu. "Application of the Wang-Landau Algorithm to the Dimerization of Glycophorin A."Journal of Chemical Physics, 30:215106, 2009.
  15. T. Wüst, D. P. Landau, C. Gervais, Y. Xu. "Monte Carlo Simulations of Systems with Complexed Energy Landscapes."Computer Physics Communication, 180:475-479, 2009.
  16. C. Gervais and J. Hulliger. Perspective. "Impact of surface symmetry: On the prediction of growth-induced properties." Crystal Growth & Design, 7(10):1925-1935, 2007.
  17. J. S. C. Loh, W. J. P. van Enckevort, E. Vlieg, C. Gervais, R. F. P. Grimbergen, and B. Kaptein. "Dutch resolution: Nucleation inhibition in an ephedrine-cyclic phosphoric acid system." Crystal Growth & Design, 6(4):861-865, 2006.
  18. T. Hertzsch, , C. Gervais, J. Hulliger, B. Jaeckel, S. Guentay, H. Bruchertseifer, and A. Neels. "Open-pore organic material for retaining radioactive I2 and CH3I." Advanced Functional Materials, 16:268-272, 2006.
  19. C. Gervais, T. Wüst, N.-R. Behrnd, M. Wübbenhorst, and J. Hulliger. "Prediction of growth-induced polarity in centrosymmetric molecular crystals using force field methods." Chemistry of Materials, 17:85-94, 2005.
  20. C. Gervais, T. Wüst, and J. Hulliger. "Influence of solid solution formation on polarity: Molecular modeling investigation of the system 4-chloro-4'-nitrostilbene / 4,4'-dinitrostilbene." Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 109:12582-12589, 2005.
  21. C. Gervais, T. Hertzsch, and J. Hulliger. "Insertion of dipolar molecules in channels of a centrosymmetric organic zeolite: Molecular modeling and experimental investigations on diffusion and polarity formation." Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 109:7961-7968, 2005.
  22. T. Wüst, C. Gervais, and J. Hulliger. "How symmetrical molecules can induce polarity: On the paradox of dilution." Crystal Growth & Design, 5:93-97, 2005.
  23. M. Pauchet, C. Gervais, L. Courvoisier, and G. Coquerel. "Successful application of the Derived Crystal Packing (DCP) model in resolving the crystal structure of a metastable polymorph of (±) Modafinil." Crystal Growth & Design, 4:1143-1151, 2004.
  24. C. Gervais, R. F. Grimbergen, I. Markovits, G. J. Ariaans, B. Kaptein, A. Bruggink, and Q. B. Broxterman." Prediction of solid solution formation in a family of diastereomeric salts. A molecular modeling study." Journal of the American Chemical Society, 126:655-662, 2004.
  25. J. Hulliger, M. Losada, C. Gervais, T. Wüst, and F. Budde. "Effects of an external electrical field on the polarization of growing organic crystals: A theoretical study." Chemical Physics Letters, 377:340-346, 2003.
  26. C. Gervais, S. Beilles, P. Cardinael, S. Petit, and G. Coquerel. "Oscillating crystallization in solution between (+) and (-) 5-ethyl-5-methylhydantoin under the influence of stirring." Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 106:646-652, 2002.
  27. C. Gervais and G. Coquerel. "Simple model designed to generate new crystal structures derived from a mother phase. Application to molecular compounds." Acta Crystallographica Section B, 58:662-672, 2002.
  28. F. Dufour, C. Gervais, M.-N. Petit, G. Perez, and G. Coquerel. "Investigations on the reciprocal ternary system (±) 2-phenylpropionic acid / (±) alpha-methylbenzylamine. Impact of an unstable racemic compound on the simultaneous resolution of chiral acids and bases by preferential crystallisation." Journal of the Chemical Society - Perkin Transactions 2, 2022-2036, 2001.
  29. L. Courvoisier, C. Gervais, L. Mignot, M.-N. Petit, G. Coquerel, "Effect of the polymorphic form of the seeds on the preferential crystallisation." Journal de Physique IV, 11:71-77, 2001.

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