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News 24 October 2022

Applied thermodynamics in response to ecological transition challenges

In an effort to fully embrace all the challenges facing applied thermodynamics in the coming years, a group of experts from EFCE has published a summary document “A View on the Future of Applied Thermodynamics”.

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Antoine FECANT

Research engineer / Project manager
Antoine Fécant holds an engineering degree from the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Chimie de Lille (2004) and a DEA (Master degree) from the University of Lille I the same year. He then obtained a PhD
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Maria-Fernanda ROMERO-SARMIENTO

Research Engineer / Project Leader
Organic Geochemistry PhD.
Sciences of the Earth and the Universe HDR
Maria-Fernanda Romero-Sarmiento joined IFP Energies nouvelles in 2010 as a research scientist in organic geochemistry. She holds a Ph.D. in Organic Geochemistry from the University of Lille (France)
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Jean KITTEL

Materials & Corrosion Technical Advisor, Project manager
PhD in Electrochemistry
> 20 years experience in Materials and Corrosion. Materials Engineer from INSA de Lyon, 1997. PhD in Eectrochemistry (Paris 6), 2001. Habilitation from INSA de Lyon, 2011. Member of Cefracor / EFC /
Carnot IFPEN Ressources Energétiques
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IFPEN Ressources Energétiques Carnot Institute

The IFPEN Ressources Energétiques (RE) Carnot Institute brings together 14 of IFP Energies nouvelles’ laboratories. Awarded the Carnot label in 2020, it maintains strong ties with the socio-economic world, both in France and internationally, and actively contributes to the Carnot Institute network. The IFPEN RE Carnot Institute addresses the challenges
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Carlos NIETO-DRAGHI

Research Engineer / Project Manager
Carlos Nieto-Draghi (b. 1975) completed a Chemical Engineer degree at the Simón Bolívar University (Caracas, Venezuela) followed by a DEA and Ph.D. in Chemical Engineer and Processes at the Rovira i
Issues and Foresight

Reducing the carbon footprint of industry: CO2 capture, use and storage

CO2 capture, use and storage (CCUS) technology consists in capturing CO2 from its source of production, using it and storing it in an underground facility. It is of interest to industrial players since it would enable them to significantly reduce their CO2 emissions. But this promising solution still has to
Climate, environment and circular economy
Innovation and Industry

Climate, environment and circular economy

New R&I themes, stimulated by the energy transition and circular economy markets, are beginning to emerge. The multidisciplinarity of IFPEN’s researchers is used in projects covering fields as diverse as CO2 capture/storage and plastics recycling, addressing the problems of industry. CO2 capture, utilization and storage Plastics recycling Environmental monitoring Life
CO2 capture, utilization and storage
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Our strengths

CO2 capture, utilization and storage Our strengths Long-standing expertise in the field of gas treatment with a focus now on CO2 capture processes. A pioneer in the development of post-combustion capture technologies, notably steering the European CASTOR project. Unique experimental facilities for CLC oxycombustion capture technology: o cold model o
CO2 capture, utilization and storage
Innovation and Industry

Our networks

CO2 capture, utilization and storage Our networks In the field of CCUS (CO2 capture, use and storage), IFPEN is at the heart of a dense network of collaborations with industry and academia on a national, European and global level. IFPEN is also a member of the ZEP European Technological Platform
CO2 capture, utilization and storage
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Our solutions

CO2 capture, utilization and storage Our solutions IFPEN develops innovations across the CCUS value chain: CO2 CAPTURE In post-combustion : DMX™ process with demixing solvent In oxycombustion : chemical loop combustion CO2 STORAGE Securing CO2 storage: CooresFlow simulation software CO2 storage monitoring - Deep leak detection: downhole sampler and analysis