Pr Henri Cramail is Full Professor at the University of Bordeaux and is leading the team ‘Biopolymers and Bio-based Polymers’ at the LCPO. His current research interests include non-isocyanate polyurethanes, lignin-based thermoplastics and thermosets, bio-based latexes and amphiphiles, PLA copolymers and additives.
He was Director of the Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques (LCPO), CNRS-University of Bordeaux-Bx INP, from 2007 to 2016. He was member (4 years) then head (4 years) of the French CNRS Committee (section 11) ‘Macromolecular and supramolecular systems: elaboration, properties, functions‘, from 2008 to 2016. Pr Henri Cramail is currently Scientific Pilot Advisor for Chemistry at the Hcéres.
Pr Henri Cramail received the prize of the French Chemical Society, Polymer Division in 2002. He is honorary junior member of the Institut Universitaire de France (promotion IUF 2004). In 2016, he was awarded Distinguished Senior Member of the French Chemical Society.