Sylvain MARTIN

  • Skills

    Numerical simulation – Powder Technology – Granular and porous media – Fluid Mechanics -Heat and mass transfert

  • Research Topics

    Numerical simulation of granular and porous media using particle methods :
    – DEM -Simulation of dry powders (example: powder mixing)
    – SPH -Simulation of flows with free interfaces (ex : powder atomization)
    – LBM – Simulation of reactive flow in porous media (ex : wood chips torrefaction)

  • Teaching Areas

    – Fluid Mechanics
    – Heat transfer
    – Mathematical basis for chemical engineering
    – Numerical simulation in chemical engineering
    – Boltzmann Equation and Lattice Boltzmann Method
    – High Performance Computing

  • Education

    PhD in Chemical Engineering (UTC 2014)
    Engineer in Chemical Engineering (UTC 2011)

  • Main Publications

    Louati H., Bednarek X., Martin S., Ndiaye A., Bonnefoy O. (2019)
    Qualitative and Quantitative DEM analysis of cohesive granular material behaviour in FT4 shear tester. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 148,155-163
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2019.05.059

    Bednarek, X., Martin, S., Ndiaye, A., Peres, V., & Bonnefoy, O. (2019). Extrapolation of DEM simulations to large time scale. Application to the mixing of powder in a conical screw mixer. Chemical Engineering Science, 197, 223-234.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2018.12.022

    Auger, J. M., Martin, S., & Gruy, F. (2019). Wettability-enabling coating on oxide particles through controlled milling. Powder Technology, 344, 302-306.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2018.12.031

    Auger, J. M., Martin, S., & Gruy, F. (2019). Preparation of alumina particle suspension in liquid tin using a pre-coating process. Metallurgical Research & Technology, 116(5), 510.
    https://doi.org/10.1051/metal/2019013

    Nkou Bouala, G.I., Clavier, N., Martin, S. et al. (2016). From in Situ HT-ESEM Observations to Simulation: How Does Polycrystallinity Affects the Sintering of CeO2 Microspheres? Journal of Physical Chemistry C,
    120, 386-395
    https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b10465

    Martin, S., Navarro, S., Palancher H , et al. (2015). Validation of DEM modeling of sintering using an in situ X-raymicrotomography analysis of the sintering of NaCl powder. Computational Particle Mechanics
    https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40571-015-0062-7

    Martin, S., Guessasma, M., Léchelle, et al. (2014). Simulation of sintering using a Non Smooth Discrete Element Method. Application to the study of rearrangement. Computational Materials Science,84, 31-39.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.commatsci.2013.11.050

    Martin, S., Parekh, R., Guessasma, et al. (2014). Study of the sintering kinetics of bimodal powders. A parametric DEM study. Powder Technology, 270(B), 637-345.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2014.03.057

    Léchelle, J., Martin, S., Boyer, R et al. (2014). A sub-granular scale model for solid state free sintering: Results on the evolution of two grains. Journal of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, 49(3), 263-274.

20 documents

  • Journal articles

    • Jean-Marc Auger, Sylvain Martin, Frédéric Gruy. Inverse populations balance problems: heuristics for aggregation/breakage of solid clusters in liquid metals. Industrial and engineering chemistry research, American Chemical Society, 2020, 59 (22), pp.10363-10378. ⟨10.1021/acs.iecr.0c00859⟩. ⟨hal-02572811⟩
    • Haithem Louati, Xavier Bednarek, Sylvain Martin, Abibatou Ndiaye, Olivier Bonnefoy. Qualitative and quantitative DEM analysis of cohesive granular material behaviour in FT4 shear tester. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, Elsevier, 2019, 148, pp.155 à 163. ⟨10.1016/j.cherd.2019.05.059⟩. ⟨hal-02163782⟩
    • Xavier Bednarek, Sylvain Martin, Abibadou Ndiaye, Véronique Peres, Olivier Bonnefoy. Extrapolation of DEM simulations to large time scale. Application to the mixing of powder in a conical screw mixer. Chemical Engineering Science, Elsevier, 2019, 197, pp.223-234. ⟨10.1016/j.ces.2018.12.022⟩. ⟨hal-01968891⟩
    • Jean-Marc Auger, Sylvain Martin, Frédéric Gruy. Wettability-enabling coating on oxide particles through controlled milling. Powder Technology, Elsevier, 2019, 344, pp.302 à 306. ⟨10.1016/j.powtec.2018.12.031⟩. ⟨hal-01951135⟩
    • Jean-Marc Auger, Sylvain Martin, Frédéric Gruy. Preparation of alumina particle suspension in liquid tin using a pre-coating process. Metallurgical Research & Technology, EDP Sciences, In press, 116 (5), pp.510. ⟨10.1051/metal/2019013⟩. ⟨hal-02277476⟩
    • G.I. Nkou Bouala, Nicolas Clavier, Sylvain Martin, Jacques Léchelle, Julien Favrichon, et al.. From in Situ HT-ESEM Observations to Simulation: How Does Polycrystallinity Affects the Sintering of CeO2 Microspheres?. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, American Chemical Society, 2016, 120 (1), pp.386-395. ⟨10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b10465⟩. ⟨hal-01252614⟩
    • Sylvain Martin, Sebastián Navarro, Hervé Palancher, Anne Bonnin, Jacques Léchelle, et al.. Validation of DEM modeling of sintering using an in situ X-ray microtomography analysis of the sintering of NaCl powder. Computational Particle Mechanics, Springer Verlag, 2015, ⟨10.1007/s40571-015-0062-7⟩. ⟨hal-01242477⟩
    • Jacques Lechelle, Sylvain Martin, Boyer Robert, Kacem Saikouk. A sub-granular scale model for solid state free sintering : results on the evolution of two grains. Journal of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Bulgaria, 2014, 49 (3), pp. 263-274. ⟨hal-01265013⟩

  • Conference papers

    • Sandra Geara, S. Adami, Sylvain Martin, Olivier Bonnefoy, J. Allenou, et al.. Comparison of interface models to account for surface tension in SPH method. PARTICLES 2019 - VI International Conference on Particle-Based Methods. Fundamentals and Applications, International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE); Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC); European Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (ECCOMAS); International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM), Oct 2019, Barcelona, Spain. pp.714 à 725. ⟨emse-02442782⟩
    • Sylvain Martin, Jean-Marc Auger, Frédéric Gruy. Préparation de suspensions de particules d'oxydes dans du métal liquide. Matériaux 2018, FEDERATION FRANCAISE DES MATERIAUX, Nov 2018, Strasbourg, France. ⟨hal-02127226⟩
    • Sylvain Martin. Simulation numérique, Poudres, Milieux granulaires, Eléments Discrets. Journée Scientifique 2018 du Codegepra, Codegepra Comité de Développement du Génie des Procédés en Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes; MINES Saint-Etienne / Centre SPIN; SFGP Société française de génie des procédés, Nov 2018, Saint-Etienne, France. pp.7. ⟨hal-01980336⟩
    • Jean-Marc Auger, Sylvain Martin, Frédéric Gruy. Augmentation de la mouillabilité de particules d'oxydes par enrobage en vue de leur introduction dans du métal liquide. 9e Colloque Science et Technologie des Poudres, UTC Université de technologie de compiègne, Jul 2018, Compiègne, France. pp.21. ⟨hal-01850014⟩
    • Andrea Valentini, Sylvain Martin, Olivier Bonnefoy. Synthesis of spherical particles with a targeted size distribution. 8th World Congress on Particle Technology (WCPT 8), Particulate Solid Research, Inc. (PSRI); AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers), Apr 2018, Orlando, United States. paper 134d. ⟨hal-01813375⟩
    • Haithem Louati, Xavier Bednarek, Sylvain Martin, Abibadou Ndiaye, Olivier Bonnefoy. Analysis of mixing dynamics of powders in conical screw mixer using DEM simulation. 8th World Congress on Particle Technology (WCPT 8), Particulate Solid Research, Inc. (PSRI); AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers), Apr 2018, Orlando, United States. paper 65c. ⟨hal-01807011⟩
    • Xavier Bednarek, Sylvain Martin, Abibatou Ndiaye, Véronique Peres, Olivier Bonnefoy. Calibration of DEM parameters on shear test experiments using Kriging method. Powders and Grains 2017 – 8th International Conference on Micromechanics on Granular Media, LMGC, CNRS, Université de Montpellier; IATE, INRA, Montpellier, Jul 2017, Montpellier, France. ⟨10.1051/epjconf/201714015016⟩. ⟨hal-01570602⟩
    • Maxym Burel, Sylvain Martin, Olivier Bonnefoy. Jamming/flowing transition of non-Brownian particles suspended in a iso-density fluid flowing in a 2D rectangular duct. Powders and Grains 2017 – 8th International Conference on Micromechanics on Granular Media, LMGC, CNRS, Université de Montpellier; IATE, INRA, Montpellier, Jul 2017, Montpellier, France. ⟨10.1051/epjconf/201714003086⟩. ⟨hal-01570734⟩
    • Sylvain Martin, Olivier Bonnefoy. Numerical simulation of reactive flow in granular media using a LBM approach. Application to the study of biomass torrefaction.. IV International Conference on Particle-Based Methods - Particles 2015, International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering ( CIMNE ); Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC); Eurapean Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (ECCOMAS); international Assiciation for Computational Mechanics (IACM); European Research Council (ERC); Computational Particle Mechanics, a Springer Journal, Sep 2015, Barcelone, Spain. ⟨emse-01245465⟩
    • Sylvain Martin, Mohamed Guessasma, Jérôme Fortin, Khashayar Saleh, Jacques Lechelle, et al.. Modélisation du frittage par une approche dynamique des contacts. 11e colloque national en calcul des structures, CSMA, May 2013, Giens, France. ⟨hal-01717079⟩

  • Poster communications

    • Sandra Geara, Sylvain Martin, Olivier Bonnefoy. Simulation par la méthode SPH du problème de Stefan : conduction thermique et changement de phase solide/liquide. Journée Scientifique 2018 du Codegepra, Nov 2018, Saint-Etienne, France. Journée scientifique du CODEGEPRA - Le Génie des Procédés en Rhône-Alpes Auvergne, pp.P21. ⟨hal-01980052⟩

  • Book sections

    • Sylvain Martin, Olivier Bonnefoy. Méthode de Boltzmann sur réseau - Application à la mécanique des fluides. Sciences fondamentales, Mathématiques, Techniques de l'ingénieur, pp.BM5220 V1, 2019, Sciences fondamentales | Mathématiques. ⟨emse-02456859⟩