Leïla Bonnaud received her PhD in material science from the National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA) of Lyon in France.

She is currently working at MATERIA NOVA the innovation and research institute in materials of the University of Mons in Belgium as senior scientist and project leader. She is involved in several regional projects, programs with industries and European Projects. She is co-author of more than 85 scientific publications and 10 patents.

Her research interests mostly deal with elaboration, (nano)structuration and characterization of sustainable polymeric materials with advanced properties. She also developed a special expertise on thermoset materials including both their synthesis and formulation.

Email : leila.bonnaud@materianova.be