Nicolas Roussel graduated from École Normale Supérieure de Cachan, France, in 1998 and is now leading the research activities dealing with mix design and processing of construction materials at the French Institute of Science and Technology for Transport, Development and Networks (IFSTTAR). He is editor in chief of RILEM technical letters and Chair of the Technical Advisory Committee of RILEM. In 2007, he received the Robert L’Hermite Medal for his work on the rheology of fresh concrete. With a Thompson Reuters H-index of 28, he is the author of more than 80 ISI papers and was ranked among the 150 most cited researchers in civil engineering in Shanghai’s Global Ranking of Academics. His research focuses on innovative processing technologies. It includes mixing and dispersion, centrifugation and granulation, vibration and compaction, spraying and coating, as well as automation in construction. Nicolas Roussel joined the NCCR Digital Fabrication as a researcher in residence in February 2017.
Role in the NCCR Digital Fabrication: Researcher in Residence
Affiliation: Physical Chemistry of Building Materials, ETH Zurich
Email: Nicolas Roussel