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LaTEP : Laboratory of Thermal Engineering, Energy and Processes

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Domains Environenment

Technology Green chemistry processes

Focuses of research & scientific skills

Focuses of research 

  • Processes for the environment
    • The treatment of air and gaseous effluents and particle transport
    • Waste recovery
    • Transport modeling and simulation in porous media


  • Energy 2O3
    • Energy storage and distribution
    • Analysis of energy systems
    • Reinforcement of processes

Scientific Skills

The scientific skills of the laboratory are based on experiments, modeling and simulation in:

  • The thermodynamics of fluids and energy systems.
  • Multiphase transfers.
  • Phase changes.
  • Intensification of transfers and processes.

Specific equipment, resources and techniques


  • The laboratory also has several equipment for the thermophysical characterization of materials:
  • Several Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) 
  • A thermogravimetric (TG) measuring device that can, if necessary, couple this measurement TG to a calorimetric measurement (DSC). Setsys CRYOSTAT from SETARAM operating over a temperature range from -150 ° C to 400 ° C.
  • A rheometer.


  • Innovative tool platform for the dewatering of sludge;
  • Tool platform for the characterization of the thermal treatment of waste and biomass and for the modeling of treatment reactors;
  • Tool platform for the characterization of salty waters;
  • CATHY Platform: Study and CAracTerization of gas HYdrates;
  • Solar platform and microcogeneration.


  • Research and development
  • Service provision
  • Consulting / Expertise / Training



Energy-Greentech business-unit manager


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