SMS 2018


It is our pleasure to invite you to participate in the IEEE International Conference on Smart Materials and Spectroscopy (SMS’2018), which will be hosted by the Laboratory of Spectroscopic  Characterization and Optical Materials (LaSCOM) at the Faculty of Sciences of Sfax, on October 12-15, 2018 in a 5* hotel in Yassmine Hammamet (Tunisia), in cooperation with the Laboratory of Physics of Materials and Nanomaterials Applied and Environment (LaPhyMNE) at the Faculty of Sciences of Gabes (Tunisia).

SMS 2018 is technically co-sponsored by IEEE Tunisia Section and IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society (IMS).

The SMS’2018 conference provides an excellent opportunity for researchers and practitioners at all levels of experience to meet colleagues and to share new ideas and knowledge about Smart Materials and Spectroscopy. The conference enjoys strong participation from researchers in both industry and academia.


Friday, 12 October 2018
15h-19h Welcome Reception and Registration


Saturday, 13 October2018
8h:30-9h:30 Opening
  Plenary Conferences (Hall 1)
9h:30-10h:15 Jean-François Bardeau (Université du Maine, France)

Alternative Strategy for Patterning Complex Metallic Nanostrutures on Rigid or Flexible Substrates: SERS effect highlighte

10h:15-11h Najla Fourati Ennouri (CNAM, France)

Molecular and ionic polymers: many advantages and some limitations

11h-11h:30 Coffee break
  Oral Presentations
  Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3
11h:30-11h:45 Narimen Chakchouk

Crystal Structure and Phase Transition of α-AgZnPO4

Mohamed Fadhel BEN AISSA

Nano-Heat flux in a IR-SOI-MOSFET

Jihen Chemek

Electric, dielectric, and mechanism of conduction study of double perovskite La1,8Pr0.2NiMnO6 using impedance spectroscopy

11h:45-12h Rayssi Chaker

Electric and dielectric properties of Ca0.85Er0.1Ti0.85Co0.2O3

Khawla Ben Brahim

Electrical conductivity and vibrational spectroscopic investigations of phase transition in the [(C2H5)4N]FeCl4 compound


Structural and electrical conduction mechanism of α-NaCoPO4 compound

12h-12h:15 Leila Milady

Synthesis and optical properties of orthophosphate compound KMgPO4

Raddaoui Zeineb

Correlation between structural and luminescence properties for Ba0.97Nd0.0267Ti(1-x)WxO3perovskite

Wafa Ben Nasr

The crustal structure and conduction mechanism study by overlapping large polarontunnelling model in Li2MoO4 ceramic compound

12h:15-12h:30 Hadhami Hajji

Use of dorsal and caudal real-time ultrasonic measurements in predictingin vivo carcass composition of fat-tail Barbarine lambs

Hanen sattela

Structure of discotic columnar liquid crystal and birefringence measurement

Ahlem Garbout

Structural Characterization and Photoluminescent Properties of (Gd1–xSmx)2Ti2O7 Solid Solutions

13h– 14h:30 Lunch break                                                                                                                             
  Plenary Conferences (Hall 1)


14h:30 – 15h:15 Olfa Kanoun (University of Bundeswehr in Munich, Germany)

Impedance Spectroscopy: Bridging the gap between Laboratory Measurement and Performant Multifunctional Impedimetric Sensors

15h:15 – 16h Jérôme Plain (University of Technology of Troyes, France)

Emerging materials for plasmonics

16h – 16h:30 Coffee break
  Oral Presentation
  Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3
16h:30-16h:45 Ben Saad Imen

New investigation of new organic-inorganic coumpound :(C6H10N2)(Hg2Cl5)2.3H2O

Jaballah Soumaya

Elaboration and characterisation of magnesium doped ZnO nanoparticles by sol-gel route for application in gas sensors

Ben Ali Najwa

Optical, Electrical properties and conduction mechanism of [(CH3)2NH2]2ZnCl4

16h:45-17h Hassairi Sawsan

Electrical study of LiPbPO4 compound

Samiha Karmi

Investigation of guided waves propagation in bi-layered piezomagnetic/piezoelectric by ordinary differential equation method

Triki Asma

Dielectric analyses of confined water in porous silica ceramics

17h – 17h:15 Nasri Faouzi

Numerical investigation of nano heat transfer process in FET nano devices using Ballistic-diffusive model

Sabrine Mourad

Role of Indium doping on the structural, optical and electrical properties of ZnO nanoparticles prepared by sol-gel method

Ahlem Ben  Daoued

Influence of the sintering temperature on structural and mechanical properties of (Al2O3/SiO2/TiO2) nanopowders prepared by Sol-Gel method

17h:15-17h:30 Zekri Mohamed

Structure prediction of rare earth doped BaO and MgO containing aluminosilicate glasses – the model case of Gd2O3

Tarek Larabi

Zr doping effects on microstructural, optical, electrical and Ethanol-sensing properties of Mn3O4 husmannite sprayed thin films

Walid Hzez

Dielectric properties of Nd0.7Sr0.3NbO2.85


Sunday, 14 October 2018  
  Plenary Conferences (Hall 1)
9h-9h :45 Hugo Aguas (Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Lisbon, Portugal)

Photonic applications of Ag nanoparticles to SERS and solar cells

9h :45-10h :30 Frédéric Boschini (Université de Liège, Belgium)

 Spray-Drying Technology, a Powerful Shape Forming Method for Designing New Materials

10h:30-11h:30 Coffee break and poster presentation
  Oral Presentations
  Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3
11h:30-11h:45 Aycha Jellali

Molecular structure, Spectroscopy study, DFT investigation and Hirshfeld Optical properties of zinc (II) complex

Salah Thouraya


Crystal structure, optical property, vibration studies and DFT of a new organic-inorganic material

Hamdi Basma


Structural, characterization and electrical properties of a new iron (III) complex

11h:45-12h Samia Mathlouthi

Electrical properties and conduction mechanism study of rubidium gadolinium diphosphate compound


Raman scattering and Alternative current conduction mechanism of the high temperature phase transition in [(C4H9)4N]3Bi2Cl9

Hajer Saâdi

Influence of Fe doping on physical properties of ZnO synthesized by co- precipitation method

12h-12h:15 Chaabani Wajdi


Silicon Mie Resonators

Morched Ben Amar

Effects of covering piezoelectric layer on Rayleigh waves bihavior in piezomagntic substrate

Manel Dhahri

Electrical properties in La0.5Sm0.1Sr0.4Mn1-xInxO3 (0 ≤ x ≤ 0.1) perovskites prepared by sol-gel method

12h:15-12h:30 Houssem Eddine Sekrafi

Structural, electrical and dielectric properties of Pr0.75Bi0.05Sr0.1Ba0.1Mn1-xTixO3 (x = 0, 0.02 and 0.04) manganites

Aida Ben Jazia

Strontium deficiencies effects on the electrical and dielectric properties of Pr0.8Sr0.2-xMnO3 manganite oxides

Omar Rejaiba

Electrical and dielectric properties of SiO2/p-Si structures

13h Lunch break
  Plenary Conferences (Hall 1)
14h:30 –15h:15 Gerald Gerlach (Technische Universität Dresden, Germany)

Hydrogels as versatile material for (bio)chemical sensors

15h:15 – 16h Mohamed Cherif (Tunisia)

Hi-Tech Detection System

16h – 16h:30 Coffee break
  Oral Presentation
  Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3
16h:30-16h:45 Ben Ammar Ikram

Elaboration and characterization of nano-powders Y2O3 doped rare earths for photovoltaic application

Rabia Chtourou

Electrical properties and conduction mechanisms on NaPb4(PO4)3 compound

Fatma Ben Abdallah

Effect of annealing temperature on structural, morphology and dielectric properties of La0.75Ba0.25FeO3 perovskite

16h:45-17h Houda Slimi

Dielectric proprieties of ferroelectric phase transition in (Ba0.95Ca0.05) (1-x)(Ti0.8Sn0.2)(1-x)NaxNbxO3 Ceramics

Wafa Ncib

Impedance spectroscopy analysis of europium substituted La0.67-xEuxBa0.33Mn0.85Fe0.15O3 (x=0.0, 0.1) manganites

Sameh Megdiche

Electrical properties and conduction mechanism in the NaLaMnMoO6 double perovskite ceramic

17h-17h:15 Mabrouki Wadii

Sintering temperature effect on structural, magnetic and magnetocaloric properties of Pr0.67Sr0.33MnO3 manganites

Zine Ghemari

Analysis and optimization of vibration sensor

ChahiraBen Amara

Electronic and ionic conductivity behavior of different glasses

17h:15-17h:30 Amira Amouri

Evidence of magnetoelectric coupling in 0.9bifeo3-0.1ba[ti0.95(yb0.5nb0.5)0.05]o3 ceramic

Akram Krichene

Magnetotransport in polycrystalline charge–ordered La0.4Gd0.1Ca0.5MnO3


Development of an ECG Android application for Telemedicine Service


Monday, 15 October 2018
  Plenary Conferences (Hall 1)
9h – 9h :45 Hamza Abid (University of Sidi-Bel-Abbes, Algeria)

Electronic and optic properties studies of semiconductor alloys

9h :45 – 10h :30 Nicolas Eshraghi (Université de Liège, Belgium)

Study of the effect of carbon addition during Spray drying and Hydrothermal syntheses on the  cathode materials for Li/Na-ion batteries

10h :30-11h Coffee break
  Oral Presentations
  Hall 1 Hall 2 Hall 3
11h-11h:15 Houssem REZGUI

Heat conduction across Si/SiO2 and Diamond/Si interfaces using DPL model related to temperature jump boundary condition

Mounir Ferhi

Hydrothermal synthesis and luminescence properties of nanospherical SiO2@LaPO4:Eu3+ (5%) composite

Hajer Lagha


Temperature Dependence of Physical Quantities in Bishop Model

11h:15-11h:30 Macho Anani

High efficiency III-Nitrides solar cells

Dakhlaoui Imen

Synthesis, electrical properties, and conduction mechanism of [N(CH3)4]2PdCl4 compound


Manel Abdessalem

Electrocaloric study in lead-free Ba1-xCaxTi1-yZryO3 ceramics

11h:30 – 11h:45 Amina Ben Zina‏

First-principles study: The Optoelectronic properties of the wurtzite In xGa1-xN alloy matched on GaN substrate, within modified Becke– Johnson (mBJ) exchange potential

Souad Chkoundali

Phase transitions in Ba0.1Na0.9Sn0.1Nb0.9O3by means of Dielectric and Ramaninvestigations

Malika Ben Gzaiel

Synthesis, crystal structure, phase transition and electrical conduction mechanism of the new [(C3H7)4N]2MnCl4 compound

11h:45 – 12h Chadha henchiri

Lanthanum Deficiency Effect on the Magnetocaloric and Landau Theory of the La1-xMnO3 Manganites Oxides

Mariem Dhief

Temperature-dependent impedance spectroscopy of monovalent double tungstate oxide

Marwa Naffeti

Morphology, UV-Visible and ellipsometric studies of Sodium Lithium Orthovanadate

12h-12h:15 Fathya Bacha

Electrical properties of undopedligd(wo4)2 compound and doped 5% Nd3+

Mariem Essaadi

Modified stainless steel anodes by C-PDMS in microbial fuel cell

Mourad Nouiri

Memory effect with TiO2/ITO/ZnO4%Al/p-Si heterostructure based on nanoparticles


12h:15-12h:30 Abir Abkari

Investigation of optical properties of organic–inorganic compound [C8H10NO]2CoCl4 using spectroscopic ellipsometry

Krimi Moufida


Phase transition, impedance spectroscopy and conduction mechanism of Li0.5Na1.5WO4 material

Chaker Bouzidi


Optical and spectroscopic properties of Eu-doped La2SiO5 powders

12h:30-13h Closing
13h Lunch break



Poster Presentations (Sunday, 14 October 2018 :10h30-11h30)
Abderrazek Oueslati Impedance spectroscopy and modulus studies of NaYP2O7 ceramic compound
Imen Gharbi Electrical study of Rubidium Magnesium Monophosphate RbMgPO4 and phase transition investigation
Elgahami Hanen Synthesis, crystal structure and characterizations of new compound [C4H9)4P]SbCl4
Abdelhedi Aydi Dielectric study of ferroelectric or relaxor behavior in Ba1-xNax(Ti0,8Sn0,2)1-xNbxO3 ceramics
Wajdi Chaabani Theoretical Analysis of the Scattering and Absorption Spectra of light by gold@silicon Nanoparticle in Biological tissue
Rachid Hajji Synthesis, physical characterization and biological activities of a novel hybrid material [C7H12N2]2Bi2Br10∙4H2O
Sana Hraiech Thermal and optical properties of Er3+ doped phosphate glasses
Aycha Jellali Density functional theory, comparative vibrational spectroscopic studies and HOMO–LUMO analyses of a new complex [Cu(CAP)2Cl2]
Besma Hamdi Vibrational spectra, optical properties and HOMO–LUMO analysis of a new organic–inorganic compound (8–HQ)2[FeCl4].Cl
Maha Hadded Comparative Theoretical Study of the Optical Properties of Cobalt/Gold Core/Shell and Cobalt Spherical Nanoparticles
Thouraya Salah Synthesis, structural studies and Hirshfeld surface analysis of a new Centro-symmetric compound [C3H7N6]2ZnCl4.H2O
Mohamed Ikbal Houchati Novel Copper Oxides with Square Planar Coordination from Low Temperature Synthesis by Topotactic Oxygen Deintercalation: Structure and Electrical Properties of (LaCa)n+1CunO2.5n+1
Karim Karoui Electrochemical properties of the Li2M(WO4)2 (M=Ni, Co and Cu) compounds
Elyes Jbira Effect of D-π-A indoline light absorbing layer on the performance of all organic photovoltaic devices
Lachebi Abdelhadi First-principles calculation of structural, electronic properties of the AlGaInAs quaternary alloys, within modified Becke–Johnson (mBJ) exchange potential
Iskandar Chaabane Electrical properties of new organic-inorganic hybrid compound bis(4-amino-2-chloropyridinium) pentachlorobismuthate
Mohamed Ben Bechir A.C. conductivity and dielectric study of Li3PO4 synthesized by solid-state method
Rim Elwej Electrical properties, equivalent circuit and dielectric relaxation of new hydrated compound (C6H10N2)(Hg2Cl5)2.3H2O
Najeh Hannachi New Organic-inorganic of (C6H10N2)(Zn2Cl4)2 ;compound Structural study investigations