In a few words

Thomas Leroy is graduated from ESSTIN and received the PhD degree in Control theory and Mathematics from the Ecole des Mines ParisTech, France, in 2010. He joined IFPEN as control research engineer on mobility related applications. From 2015 to 2021, he was project manager in the field of architecture and control of combustion engines. Since 2021, he is project manager in the field of sustainable mobility. He is the author of around fifteen patents and around thirty scientific publications.

Research subjects
Real time control of fuel cells
Real time control of internal combustion engines
Energy management of hybrid powertrains

Management of several projects with car manufacturers in the field of control which led to the integration of IFPEN strategies in on-board ECU

Coordination of the SwumbleTM multi-cylinder engine demonstrator project, showcase of IFPEN's know-how in the field of thermal engines ,




Le Rhun, A., Bonnans, F., De Nunzio, G., Leroy, T., Martinon, P. ”A Bilevel Energy Management Strategy for HEVs Under Probabilistic Traffic Conditions”, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, doi: 10.1109/TCST.2021.3073607

M. Jean, T. Leroy, F. Vidal-Naquet, "Bayesian Estimation and Control of Engine Knocking Level for Transient Operation", IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, doi: 10.1109/TCST.2021.3081378

A. Le Rhun, F. Bonnans, G. De Nunzio, T. Leroy, P. Martinon. ”A stochastic data-based traffic model applied to vehicles energy consumption estimation”, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 21(7), 3025-3034, July 2020, doi: 10.1109/TITS.2019.2923292