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Applied Mechanics and Energy conversion (TME)

Lifecycle:1 Aug 2020 →  Today
Organisation profile:

The Applied Mechanics and Energy Conversion Section also contains the Centre for Nuclear Engineering.

The research activities of the group are situated in the following areas : - Simulation of thermal industrial processes and systems - Heat pumps : design and applications. - Heat transfer : boiling and condensation, augmentation techniques, measurement techniques. - Heat exchangers optimization : compact gas-gas heat exchangers, air heaters, heat storage engines. - Explosion safety. - Internal combustion engines. - Risk evaluation. - Computational fluid dynamics, RANS and LES. - Safety aspects of nuclear power plants. - Environmental impact of combustion processes. - Energy systems analysis. - Thermal application of solar energy: system modelling and monitoring.

Keywords:Thermo sciences, Heat transfer, Vibrations, Explosion safety, Refrigeration, Risk analyses, Combustion, International combustion engines
Disciplines:Thermodynamics, Mechatronics and robotics, Manufacturing engineering, Safety engineering, Electrical power engineering, Energy generation, conversion and storage engineering, Mechanics