Texas A&M University at Qatar
Dr. Luc Véchot obtained a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Étienne (France) in 2006. He then joined the Fire and Process Safety Unit of the Health & Safety Laboratory in Buxton (United Kingdom) where he held the positions of Process Safety Engineer.
Dr. Vechot has focused his researches on: Exothermic reaction hazards and calorimetric hazard screening techniques, Runaway reactions and adiabatic calorimetry, Pressure relief design applications for untempered peroxide systems, Accidental releases of water reactive chemicals.
L. Véchot, W. Minko, J.-P. Bigot, M. Kazmierczak, P. Vicot, 2011, Vent sizing: Analysis of the blowdown of a hybrid non tempered system, Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, Volume 191, Issue 1-3, pp 8-18
Cruse H., Buston J., L. Véchot., Tickle G., Rowlands R., 2011, Modelling spills of water-reactive chemicals, Process Safety and Environmental Protection, Volume 89, Issue 6, pp 415–423
Olewski, S. Nayak, O. Basha, S. Waldram and L. Véchot, 2011, Medium scale LNG-related experiments and CFD simulation of water curtain, Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, Volume 24, Issue 6, pp 798-804