Contino Francesco Research Group


Members of the Research Team

  • Jarl Beckers, PhD student
    Robust design of compressor
  • François Boveroux, PhD student
    Real driving emissions passenger cars
  • Séverine Cassiers, PhD student
    Real driving emissions heavy-duty
  • Diederik Coppitters, PhD student
    Robust energy storage with hydrogen
  • Charles Lhuillier, PhD student
    Potential of ammonia in spark ignition engines
  • Junior Lorenzo Llanes, PhD student
    Efficient biomethanation from sugar waste
  • Maxime Pochet, PhD student
    Combustion of ammonia hydrogen mixtures in HCCI engines
  • Xavier Rixhon, PhD student (co-advisor prof. Hervé Jeanmart)
  • Kevin Verleysen, PhD student
    Robust energy storage with ammonia

Past members

  • Simon Abraham, PhD thesis
    Quantication Methods for Computational Fluid Dynamic Applications
  • Nicolas Bourgeois, PhD thesis
    Numerical study of multi-dimensional
    eects in Rapid Compression Machines
  • Salvatore Iavarone, PhD thesis
    Uncertainty Quantification for Scale-bridging Modeling of Multiphase Reactive Flows
  • João Miranda, PhD thesis
    Adjoint Method for combined robust optimization, error estimation and uncertainty
    quantication in CFD
  • Marina Montero Carrero, PhD thesis
    Decoupling heat and electricity production from micro gas turbines
  • Stefanie Van Damme, PhD thesis
    Advanced biofuels: oxidation kinetics of methyl pentanoate and life cycle assessment of triacetin
  • Panagiotis Tsirikoglou, PhD thesis
    Global optimization schemes for engineering design under uncertainties
  • Pierre Bréquigny, Post-doc
  • Ward De Paepe, Post-doc
  • Igor Dyakov, Post-doc