Laurent Soucasse

Associate Professor

 

Laboratoire EM2C, CentraleSupélec,

laurent.soucasse [at] centralesupelec.fr

ORCID 0000-0002-5422-8794

 

REASEARCH INTERESTS

coupled heat and mass transfers • thermal radiation • turbulent natural convection flows • non-equilibrium plasma flows • radiative property modelling • high performance computing • reduced order models • machine learning • adaptive numerical methods

 

EXPERIENCE

  • 2017-now        Associate Professor, CentraleSupélec, France
  • 2015-2017      Research Fellow, Imperial College London, Earth Science and Engineering Department, United Kingdom
  • 2014-2015      Postdoctoral research assistant, von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, Aeronautics and Aerospace Department, Belgium
  • 2010-2013      PhD student, Ecole Centrale Paris, EM2C Laboratory, France

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

  • Individual Fellowship, Horizon 2020 Programme of the European Commission, Marie-Sklodowska-Curie-Actions
  • Hartnett-Irvine Award for the best paper presented at a conference organized by the International Center for Heat and Mass Transfer.

 

PUBLICATIONS

P15. B. Qaddah, L. Soucasse, F. Doumenc, S. Mergui, Ph. Rivière and A. Soufiani, Influence of turbulent natural convection on heat transfer in shallow caves, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 177, 107524, 2022. DOI:10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2022.107524.

P14. M. Delort-Laval, L. Soucasse, Ph. Rivière and A. Soufiani, Rayleigh-Bénard convection in a cubic cell under the effects of gas radiation up to Ra=1E9, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 187, 122453, 2022. DOI:10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2021.122453.

P13. L. Soucasse, B. Podvin, Ph. Rivière and A. Soufiani, Low-order models for predicting radiative transfer effects on Rayleigh-Bénard convection in a cubic cell at different Rayleigh numbers, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 917, 2021. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2021.260.

P12. J. B. Salmon, L. Soucasse and F. Doumenc, Role of solutal free convection on interdiffusion in a horizontal microfluidic channel, Physical Review Fluids, 6, 034501, 2021. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.6.034501.

P11. L. Soucasse, B. Podvin, Ph. Rivière and A. Soufiani, Reduced-order modelling of radiative transfer effects on Rayleigh-Bénard convection in a cubic cell, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 898:A2, 2020. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2020.395.

P10. L. Paulien, R. Ceolato, L. Soucasse, F. Enguehard and A. Soufiani, Lidar-relevant radiative properties of soot fractal aggregate ensembles, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 241:106706, 2020. DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2019.106706.

P9. L. Soucasse, B. Podvin, Ph. Rivière and A. Soufiani, Proper orthogonal decomposition analysis and modelling of large-scale flow reorientations in a cubic Rayleigh-Bénard cell, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 881:23-50. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2019.746.

P8. L. Soucasse, A. G. Buchan, S. Dargaville and C. C. Pain, An angular reduced order model for radiative transfer in non grey media, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 229:23-32, 2019. DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2019.03.005.

P7. L. Soucasse, S. Dargaville, A. G. Buchan and C. C. Pain, A goal-based angular adaptivity method for thermal radiation modelling in non grey media, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 200:215-224, 2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2017.06.015.

P6. L. Soucasse, Ph. Rivière and A. Soufiani, Natural convection in a differentially heated cubical cavity under the effects of wall and molecular gas radiation at Rayleigh numbers up to 3×109. International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, 61-B:510–530, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatfluidflow.2016.06.012.

P5. L. Soucasse, J.B. Scoggins, Ph. Rivière, T.E. Magin and A. Soufiani, Flow-radiation coupling for atmospheric entries using a hybrid statistical narrow band model. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 180:55–69, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2016.04.008.

P4. L. Soucasse, Ph. Rivière, A. Soufiani, S. Xin and P. Le Quéré, Transitional regimes of natural convection in a differentially heated cubical cavity under the effects of wall and molecular gas radiation. Physics of Fluids, 26(024105), 2014. DOI: 10.1063/1.4864265.

P3. L. Soucasse, Ph. Rivière and A. Soufiani, Subgrid-scale model for radiative transfer in turbulent participating media. Journal of Computational Physics, 257:442–459, 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcp.2013.10.006.

P2. L. Soucasse, Ph. Rivière and A. Soufiani, Monte Carlo methods for radiative transfer in quasi- isothermal participating media. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 128:34–42, 2013. DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2012.07.008.

P1. L. Soucasse, Ph. Rivière, S. Xin, P. Le Quéré and A. Soufiani, Numerical study of coupled molecular gas radiation and natural convection in a differentially heated cubical cavity. Computational Thermal Sciences, 4:335–350, 2012. DOI: 10.1615/ComputThermalScien.2012005118.