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Dr Cedric Kouakou
Postdoctoral Fellow

Short Bio

Education

PhD in Physics/Petroleum Engineering, University of Pau, Pau (France)
2014

MSc in Chemical Engineering, ENSGTI Engineering School, Pau (France)
2010

Preparatory classes in sciences / Polytechnic B competition exam, University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse (France)
2004 – 2006

Professional Experience

Post-doctoral Research Fellow in Separations Technology, Department of Process Engineering, Stellenbosch University
2015 – present

Part-time Research Engineer, TOTAL Research and Technology Center of Gonfreville (France)
2011 – 2014

Research Interests

Thermal separations technology
Supercritical fluid extraction
Phase equilibria / Thermophysical measurements
Thermodynamics

Selected Publications

Kouakou, A.C., Ferreira, M., Schwarz, C.E., 2016. Phase equilibria of 3-methylstyrene, 4-methylstyrene, alpha-methylstyrene and a methylstyrene mixture in supercritical CO2. J. Supercrit. Fluids 113, 198–206. doi:10.1016/j.supflu.2016.03.012

Kouakou, A.C., Mapihan, K.L., Pauly, J., 2013. Solid–liquid equilibria under high pressure of pure fatty acid methyl esters. Fuel 109, 297 – 302. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2013.01.036

Pauly, J., Kouakou, A.C., Habrioux, M., Le Mapihan, K., 2014. Heat capacity measurements of pure fatty acid methyl esters and biodiesels from 250 to 390 K. Fuel 137, 21–27. doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2014.07.037