Courses in English that are offered by the Thermal and Energy Sciences department of Polytech Nantes:


Autumn semester only (September to January)
Head of the department : Jérôme Bellettre

 Title Description Teacher(s) ECTS
 Combustion Modelling Physical description of the phenomena within a flame. Application to numerical similation of combustion and pollutant formation. J. Bellettre 2
 Fiber-Reinforced Composite MaterialsIntroduction to the study of composite materials: description, modeling of the behavior under the influence of mechanical or thermal loads and fields of application.
 B. Bourouga 2
 Contact Mechanics and Heat TransferPhysical description of thermomechanical coupling allowing to analyze and to model the conditions of thermal connections to the various types of interface of solid-solid contact.
 B. Bourouga 4
Engineering Thermorheology
 Introduction to the Rheology of complex fluids and connection between the rheological behavior of some well known materials and the transfer of heat, mass and momentum. T. Burghelea 2
 Thermal systems at high temperatures Four conferences on different themes from Research and development, highlighting (for students) the transverse character and the coherence of the Engineer's training within the thermal-energy department of Polytech'Nantes B. Bourouga 3
 Inverse Heat Transfer Problems Approaches using Inverse heat transfer problem techniques for the post-processing of the experiments aiming at the thermal characterization of materials supports of the thermal transfer or the boundaries conditions prevailing on their borders Y. Favennec 2
 Industrial Project  - 15

Once you have chosen the field of study you are interested in, please prepare (with your university of origin):
  • a learning agreement
  • a CV
  • a Cover letter

Send everything to : Laurence Buhé who will forward it to the head of the department in charge. Please note the deadlines for registration

Once your situation has been checked through and approved, you will be forwarded to Nantes University's registration office.