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Academic discipline(s)

Naval Hydro-Dynamics

Research topics

Far-offshore wind energy conversion
Performance of offshore wind energy converters and wave energy converters
Numerical and experimental modelling

Activities / Resume


2016                Accreditation to supervise research (HDR), Université de Nantes, France

2005                PhD in Fluid Dynamics, Ecole Centrale de Nantes & Université de Nantes, France

2002                Master degree in Mechanical Engineering, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France


Work experience

Since 2020       FARWIND Energy CTO

2012 – 2020   Head of ocean waves and marine renewable energy group

                        LHEEA CNRS UMR6598, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France

2016 – 2020   Director of marine renewable energy research cluster

                        GDR CNRS 3763 EMR, CNRS, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France

2016                Visiting researcher (6 months)

                        National Wind Technology Center, NREL, Colorado, USA

2010 – 2011    Visiting researcher (11 months)

                        Center for Ships and Offshore Structure, NTNU, Norway

2005 - 2012     Scientific researcher

                        LMF CNRS UMR6598, Ecole Centrale De Nantes, France


Senior research scientist
Published on August 26, 2019 Updated on March 10, 2021