Sylvie Lorente#


Sylvie Lorente
Email:sylvie.lorente 'at' villanova.edu
Membership Number:5138
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED STATES
Section:PHYSICS & ENGINEERING SCIENCES
Username:slorente
Elected:2019
Homepage: http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=wq-o5EcAAAAJ&hl=en



Present and Previous Positions
  • 2019 - College of Engineering, Chair in Mechanical Engineering, Villanova University, USA
  • 2015 - present Professor (Exceptional Class), INSA Toulouse, France
  • 2011 - present Extraordinary Professor, University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • 2018 - 2020, Hung Hing-Ying Distinguished Visiting Professorship in Science and Technology, Hong Kong University, Hong Kong
  • 2015 - 2020 Honorary Professor, Shandong Academy of Sciences, P.R. China
  • 2014 - 2015 Adjunct Professor, Pontificia Universidad Catolica, Santiago, Chile
  • 2010 - 2018 Visiting Chair Professor of Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • 2006 - 2015 Full Professor, INSA Toulouse, France
  • 2006 - present Adjunct Professor, Duke University, USA
  • 1995 - 1997 Assistant Professor, INSA Toulouse, France

Fields of Scholarship
  • Heat transfer
  • Mass transfer
  • Thermal engineering
  • Energy in buildings
  • Cementitious materials
  • Nuclear waste disposal
  • Evolutionary design, constructal law
  • Design in nature
  • Urban design
  • Sustainability

Honours and Awards
  • May 2015 The Order “Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite”, French Government
  • 5 Feb. 2009 PROSE Award, American Association of Publishers, for the book Design with Constructal Theory
  • Nov. 2008 The Order “Les Palmes Académiques”, Ministry of National Education, France
  • Nov. 2007 James P. Hartnett Memorial Award, International Center for Heat and Mass Transfer, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Intelligent Optimal Design Prize, CADLM, Paris (France), October 2006
  • Nov. 2005 Bergles-Rohsenow Young Investigator in Heat Transfer Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Nov. 2004 Edward F. Obert Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

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