Dr. Hélène ROUX-DE BALMANNMembrane processes in the context of bioeconomy and sustainability
Senior Scientist, Chemical Engineering Laboratory, CNRS, Université de Toulouse, France
Supervision of research activities on membrane processes, in particular nanofiltration (NF) or electrodialysis (ED) – Study of physico-chemical phenomena and their impact on process performance – Focus on the influence of composition Ionic on selectivity-
Main applications in the fields of the environment (salt effluent treatment), agribusiness (production of organic acids, sugars, ..), biomass valorization (production of bio sourced molecules) or desalination. Thesis department (3 PhD students on average), supervision of a research team. Work in partnership with French and foreign universities and industrial partners (research collaboration agreements or services).