Project Description

The Laboratory of Renewable Energy Science and Engineering (LRESE) at Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne (EPFL) hosts world-leading research into coupled multi-physics and multi-scale reactor and device modelling; modelling-based guidelines for design and engineering of reactors; numerical simulations of chemical reactions; and the optimisation of reactors.

Prof. Sophia Haussener photograph

Prof. Sophia Haussener leads the LRESE. Her current research is focused on providing design guidelines for thermal, thermochemical, and photoelectrochemical energy conversion reactors through multi-physics modelling and experimentation.

Dr. Saurabh Tembhurne photograph

Dr. Saurabh Tembhurne  is a postdoc at LRESE and CEO of the planned start-up company SoHHytec. He will be involved in the large-scale and the lab-scale demonstrations within FlowPhotoChem.