teacher-researcher

David CHALET

  • Full Professor
  • Holder of the International Teaching and Research Chair "Innovative Intake and Thermo-management Systems" (automotive supplier : Mann+Hummel)
  • Head of the "Propulsion and Transport" specialisation

Contact details

Office N008

Phone
+33 (0) 2 40 37 16 49
Email
David.Chalet@ec-nantes.fr

Academic discipline(s)

Energetics

Taught academic discipline(s)

  • Applied Thermodynamics
  • Gas dynamics
  • Energy management in automotive applications
  • Automotive Propulsion
  • Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning
  • Practical work in propulsion

Research topics

  • Thermodynamical modelling and experimental study of Internal Combustion Engines
  • Gas dynamics:
    • unsteady and compressible flows modelling (pressure wave propagation) in the inlet and exhaust systems of Internal Combustion Engine
    • 1D approach and Transfer Function / Matrix
  • Thermal management:
    • thermal modelling of the engine / vehicle especially during the warm-up phase
    • thermoelectricity
  • Turbomachinery:
    • new systems in order to translate the surge line
    • turbine studies with pulsating flow

Activities / Resume

  • Full Professor at Centrale de Nantes since 2014
  • Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches (2011)
  • Associate Professor at Centrale de Nantes from 2004
  • PhD from Centrale Nantes and Nantes University (2003)
  • D.E.A in Fluid Dynamics and Transfers from Centrale Nantes (2000)
  • Engineering Degree (equiv. Masters) from Centrale Nantes (2000)

Additional information

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Published on July 2, 2004 Updated on February 12, 2018