Laurent Soucasse

Associate Professor

 

Laboratoire EM2C, CentraleSupélec,

laurent.soucasse [at] centralesupelec.fr

ORCID 0000-0002-5422-8794

 

REASEARCH INTERESTS

coupled heat and mass transfers • radiative transfer • radiative property modelling • turbulent natural convection flows • high performance computing • reduced order models • machine learning • adaptive numerical methods

 

EXPERIENCE

  • 2023-now       secondment, Netherlands eScience Center, Netherlands
  • 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

 

EDUCATION

  • 2023       Habilitation à diriger les recherches (professorial habilitation), Université Paris-Saclay. Download
  • 2013       PhD, Ecole Centrale Paris. Download

 

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

P18. B. Podvin, L. Soucasse, and F. Yvon, On the analysis of Rayleigh-Bénard convection using Latent Dirichlet Allocation, submitted to Physical Review Fluids, 2024. Link

P17. P. J. Olesen, L. Soucasse, B. Podvin and C. M. Velte, Dissipation-based proper orthogonal decomposition of turbulent Rayleigh-Bénard convection flow, submitted to Physics of Fluids, 2024. Link

P16. B. Qaddah, L. Soucasse, F. Doumenc, S. Mergui, Ph. Rivière, and A. Soufiani. Coupled heat and mass transfer in shallow caves: Interactions between turbulent convection, gas radiative transfer and moisture transport. International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 194:108556, 2023. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link

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. Link