Education

1998

Ph.D. Adviser Degree in Mechanical Engineering, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris

1992

Ph.D. Fluid Mechanics, Laboratory of Rheology (supervisor: J.M. Piau), Grenoble University

1989

Engineering degree, ENGREF-ParisTech, Paris

1987

Engineering degree, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris

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Professional experience

2012 – 2015

Director of the Laboratory of Excellence (“Investments for the Future”), Multiscale Modelling and Experiments for Sustainable Construction (MMCD), (100 researchers, 6 M€ grant over 8 years) (Labex MMCD : site web)

2011 –

Professor, Ecole des Ponts Paris Tech

2011 –

Head of the Research Team on Physics of Porous Media, Laboratoire Navier (Ecole des Ponts-CNRS-IFSTTAR)

2010 –

Director of the Education and Research Chair Saint-Gobain-Ecole des Ponts ParisTech Innovating solutions for sustainable and responsible building

2002 – 2009

Director of the Laboratory for Materials and Structures for Civil Engineering (CNRS-French Ministry of Ecology)

2006

Visiting researcher, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Western Ontario

1996 – 2002

Magnetic Resonance Imaging project manager, Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chaussées

1992 – 1996

Researcher, Cemagref, Grenoble (Institute of applied research in environment and agriculture)

Honors and Awards

2017

Weissenberg Award, European Society of Rheology

2015

Silver Medal, CNRS

2011

Dargelos Prize, Alumni of Ecole Polytechnique Association

2009

Maurice Couette Award, French Society of Rheology

2007

Annual Award, wide audience journal La Recherche

2006

Visiting Fellowship, Centre for Chemical Physics, University of Western Ontario

2005

Research Award, National Federation of Public Works (France)

2004

Biennial Prize, French Association of Mechanics

2002

Roberval Award, University of Technology of Compiègne

1996

Schoemaker Award, International Association of Hydraulic Research

1994

Henri Milon Award, French Society of Hydraulics

1992

Ph.D. Award, Grenoble University

Current teaching

2016 –

Physico-chemistry of the states of matter – Ecole des Ponts, First Year

2006 –

Soft Matter and rheophysics, Ecole des Ponts ParisTech, Master SMCD, graduate http://master-smcd.enpc.fr

Member of editorial boards

2011 –

Board member of Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics

2007 –

Board member of Rheologica Acta, official journal of the European Society of Rheology

2001 –

Board member of Applied Rheology

2003 – 2006

Associate-Editor of Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers

2002 – 2004

Founder and first editor-in-chief of the journal of the French Society of Rheology: Rhéologie

2010

Guest Editor (with J.F. Tassin and N. El Kissi) of the Special Issue From reptation to glassy materials: de Gennes pionneering work in rheology and recent developments, Rheologica Acta, 49, 5

2009

Guest Editor (with N.J. Wagner) of the Special Issue Shear-induced organization in dense, granular or colloidal suspensions, Rheologica Acta, 48, 8

Books

2014

P. Coussot, Rheophysics – Matter in all its state (Springer, Berlin, 2014)

2012

P. Coussot, Rhéophysique – La matière dans tous ses états (EDP Sciences, Paris, 2012)

2005

P. Coussot, Rheometry of pastes, suspensions and granular materials, (Wiley, New York, 2005)

1999

P. Coussot, et C. Ancey, Rhéophysique des pâtes et des suspensions (EDP Sciences, Paris, 1999)

1997

P. Coussot, Mudflow Rheology and Dynamics (Balkema, Rotterdam, 1997)

1996

P. Coussot, Debris flows – Basic knowledge for practicioners (Cemagref Editions, Paris, 1996)

2002

Coussot, P., et Grossiord, J.L. (Eds.), Understanding rheology – From blood flow to concrete hardening (EDP Sciences, Paris, 2002) (in French)

1997

Ildefonse, B., Allain, C., Coussot, P.  (Eds.), From large natural flows to the sand heap dynamics (Cemagref Editions, Paris, 1997) (in French)

Papers for a general audience (in French)

2006

Coussot, P., 2006. The management of research, La revue du GREF, 12, 29-34.

2004

Bonn, D., et Coussot, P. 2004. Jammed fluids. La Recherche, 380, 50-53.

2000

Coussot, P., 2000. Geysers. Pour la Science. 278, 152-153.

2000

Coussot, P., Van Damme, H, and Ancey, C., 2000. Flowing solids. Pour la Science, 273, 34-40.

1997

Coussot, P. 1997. Mudflows. Pour la Science, 240, 62-67.

1993

Coussot, P., and Piau, J.M. 1993. The physics of mud. La Recherche, 258, 1084-1091.