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Mayeden Kwami

PhD student at Saint-Gobain Recherche (SRG)

Laboratory Surface du Verre et Interfaces
UMR125 CNRS — Saint-Gobain

39 quai Lucien Lefranc
93303 Aubervilliers Cedex
+33 (0)7 66 80 95 22
kwami.mayeden@saint-gobain.com


Research interests

- Rheology
- Granular media
- Mixing and segregation
- Complex fluids
- Civil engineering


Current research

"Mixing and segregation rate in granular flows"
Keywords : granular media, segregation, mixing, rheology, image processing
PhD Supervisors :
- Pierre Jop (SVI)
- Evelyne Kolb ( PMMH)


Previous research

-  "Development of new coating solutions for PET film used as gypsum board protective layer"
Goals involved improving outdoor weather resistance, enhancing adhesion strength and reaching higher curative functionalities
- "Flow modeling of non-newtonian fluids during die and knife coating"
Goals involved investigating the mathematical fundamentals of the coatings process and implementing them in a matlab gui
Master internship in Saint Gobain Research North America (USA)

- "Rheology of large aggregates concretes"
Goals involved characterizing the intrinsic flow properties of a set of concretes being developed in Saint-Gobain for civil and refractory applications, developing new test protocols and methods suitable for large aggregates concretes, refining the Python code powering an in-house rheometer
First year Double Degree Program Internship in Saint Gobain Research Provence (FRANCE)

- "Thermal monitoring of addictive manufacturing by means of infrared camera "
Goals involved establishing of the correlation between emissivity-surface finish and temperature for different metallic materials during AM (metal deposition technology)
Scientific project, Materials Science Department, Centrale Nantes (FRANCE)

- "Second National Prize of the SAMPE national bridge contest"
Involved designing, manufacturing and testing a miniature structural bridge (carbon fibers + Epoxy resin)
Centrale Nantes Team, SAMPE 2017 Toulouse (FRANCE)


Background

- 2016 - 2018 : Double Degree Program Materials Science, Processing and Mechanics in Ecole Centrale de Nantes (FRANCE)

- 2012 - 2016 : Master Degree in Civil Engineering, Ecole Hassania des Travaux Publics (MOROCCO)