Inès Esma Achouri

ing. jr., Ph. D.
Professeure adjointe

Coordonnées

Titulaire de la Chaire de Recherche du Canada en intensification des procédés pour catalyseurs avancés et énergie durable

Diplômes

  • Baccalauréat Génie des Procédés, spécialité procédés Pharmaceutiques, Université Constantine 3 et Université Laarbi Ben M’hidi, Algérie (2008)
  • Master Ingénierie Biomédicale et Pharmaceutique, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France (2009)
  • Doctorat en Génie Chimique, Université de Sherbrooke (2015)
  • Chercheure postdoctorale, École Polytechnique de Montréal (2018)

Domaines d'expertises et de recherche

Intensification des procédés chimiques et pharmaceutiques; Efficacité énergétique; Catalyseurs hétérogènes, Procédé assisté par plasma froid; Conversion catalytique.

Activités de recherche

  • Développement de matériaux efficaces pour la production d’énergie
  • Développement et optimisation de procédés à haute efficacité énergétique
  • Développement de techniques d’opération en continu

Activités d'enseignement

  • GCH220 laboratoire d'opérations unitaires
  • GCH321 Systèmes réactionnels
  • GIN601 Formation d'appoint

Communications scientifiques récentes

1. Publications dans des revues

I.E. Achouri; A. Rhoden; S. Hudon; R. Gosselin; J-S. Simard; N. Abatzoglou. Non-invasive sensing technologies applicable for pharmaceutical lyophilized products: a review.. Talanta, 224, 121885-121885.

A. Ly; I.E. Achouri; R. Gosselin; N. Abatzoglou. Rheological behavior of porous pharmaceutical materials: linking torque profiles during wet massing to water diffusion coefficients and penetration time. (2020). Chemical Engineering & Processing: Process, 157, 108152.

S. Belbassai; I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou. Toluene Steam Reforming Using Nickel Based Catalysts Made from Mining Residues. (revised and submitted Mar 2020: CATTOD-D-19-00734). Catalysis Today, Special Edition (invited article)

I.E. Achouri; J. Chaouki; N. Abatzoglou. Methods of coating ceramic supports with carbon and Ni-Based catalytically active formulations. (2020). The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering

O. Chaib; I. E. Achouri; R. Gosselin; N. Abatzoglou. Gravity mass powder flow through conical hoppers Part II: a mathematical model predicting the axial and radial profiles of normal stresses from flow velocity measurements. (2020). Canadian Journal of Chemical engineering

O. Chaib; I. E. Achouri; R. Gosselin; N. Abatzoglou. Gravity mass powder flow through conical hoppers Part 1: Predicting the velocity radial profile of freeflowing materials as a function of cohesion and adhesion properties. (2020). Canadian Journal of Chemical engineering

N. Braidy ; S. Bastien ; J. Blanchard ; C. Fauteux-Lefebvre ; I. E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou. (2017). Activation mechanism and microstructural evolution of a YSZ/Ni-alumina catalyst for dry reforming of methane. Catalysis Today vol. 291, p. 99-105. Impact factor: 4.88

J. Blanchard; I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou. (2016). H2S poisoning of NiAl2O4-YSZ catalyst during methane dry reforming. The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering. Special Edition vol. 94, p. 650-654. Impact factor: 1.63

I.E. Achouri ; N. Abatzoglou ; N. Braidy ; S. Bastien. (2015). New insight on the role of YSZ in a NiAl2O4/Al2O3-YSZ catalyst. Applied Catalysis A: General vol. 497, p. 42-50. Impact factor: 4.63

I.E. Achouri ; N. Abatzoglou ; C. Fauteux-Lefebvre ; N. Braidy (2013). Comparison of two nickel aluminate catalysts prepared by wet-impregnation and coprecipitation. Catalysis Today vol. 207, p. 12-20. Impact factor: 4.88.

C. Fauteux-Lefebvre; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy; I. E. Achouri. (2011). Diesel steam reforming with a nickel–alumina spinel catalyst for solid oxide fuel cell applications. Journal of Power

                  i.     Journal proceedings

-   I.E. Achouri; J. Chaouki; N. Abatzoglou. (2019). Ni-Al spinel catalyst deposition on carbon coated silicon oxide support. AIChE Academy (vol. 36h).

-  J-F. Dufault; I. E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy; L. Fréchette; M. Picard. (2018) Fabrication and demonstration of planar microreactors for solar steam methane reforming. Journal of Physics Conference Series. (Vol. 1052, No. 1, p. 012055). IOP Publishing.

I. E. Achouri; N. Braidy; N. Abatzoglou; J. Chaouki. (2015). Effect of yttria on YSZ oxygen conductivity and YSZ interaction with alumina as a reforming catalyst co-support. 250th ACS National meeting & exposition CATL-423, Boston, United States

-  N. Abatzoglou; J. Blanchard; I.E. Achouri. (2014). A novel Ni-Al spinel-based catalyst for dry reforming of CH4-rich gasification tail gas streams. 22nd European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (pp. 1004-1007). Hamburg: ETA Florence Renewable Energies.

               ii.     International conference oral presentations

I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; J. Chaouki. Nov. 2019. Methods of Coating Ceramic Supports with Carbon in the Case of Supported Ni-Based Catalysts Formulations. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL.

-  S. Belbessai; I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou. Mai 2019. (Invited talk) A new catalyst for the conversion of aromatics to HC and CO-rich gas. 4th Edition of International Conference on Catalysis and Green Chemistry, Tokyo.

I.E. Achouri; Abdoulah Ly; N. Abatzoglou(Mars 2019) A PAT-based experimental study of wet granulation process for pharmaceutical applications. The International Foundation Process Analytical Chemistry IFPAC annual meeting. Washington, DC.

J-F Dufault; I. E. Achouri; Nicolas Abatzoglou; Nadi Braidy; Luc G. Fréchette; Mathieu Picard. Highly integrated solar micro-reactor for cheap hydrogen synthesis via steam methane reforming (Nov 2017) Power MEMS: The 17th international Conference on Micro and Nanotechnology for power generation and energy conversion application, Japan.

I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy (Mar 2015) New insight on the role of YSZ in a NiAl2O4/Al2O4-YSZ diesel steam reforming catalyst. 249th America Chemical Society national meeting, Denver, CL.

I.E. Achouri; N. Braidy; N. Abatzoglou; (Aug 2015) Effect of Yttria content on YSZ oxygen conductivity and USZ interaction with alumina as a reforming catalyst co-support. 250th America Chemical Society national meeting, Boston, MA.

I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy (Nov. 2013) The role of YSZ as a co-support. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, San Francisco, FL.

              iii.     Canadian oral presentations

A. Ly; I.E. Achouri; R. Gosselin;N. Abatzoglou.(Oct 2019)Estimation of water’s coefficients of diffusion in a porous material through torque profiles during wet massing. 69th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference. Halifax, NS.

S. Belbassai; I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou(Oct 2019) Steam reforming of toluene using nickel catalysts made from mining residues: comparative and characterisation studies. 69th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference. Halifax, NS.

I.E. Achouri; A. Ly; N. Abatzoglou (Oct 2018) Phenomenological study of the wet granulation process for pharmaceutical components. 68th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference Toronto, ON.

               iv.     Conference oral presentations

I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy (2015) Effect of YSZ as a co-support for Ni-Al catalyst. 3rd BioFuelNet Annual General Meeting, Montréal, QC.

I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy (2013) YSZ effect on Ni-Al Catalyst behaviour during diesel steam reforming. 63rd Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference, Fredericton, NB.

I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy (2012) Spinel nickel catalyst for diesel steam reforming. 22nd Canadian Symposium on Catalysis, Québec, QC.

                v.     Conference posters

I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy (Jul. 2015) Effect of YSZ as a co-support for Ni-Al catalyst, 65th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference, Calgary.

I.E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou; N. Braidy (May. 2014) YSZ effect on Ni-Al Catalyst behaviour during diesel steam reforming. 2nd BioFuelNet Annual General Meeting, Ottawa.

I.E. Achouri; C. Fauteux-Lefebvre; N. Abatzoglou; (Jun. 2013) Spinel Ni-Al preparation method and characterization. 1st BioFuelNet Annual General Meeting, Montréal.

               vi.     Conference oral presentation

I. E. Achouri (session organizer). (October 2020). Renewable Energy session, division of environment and natural resources. 70th edition of the Canadian Conference of Chemical Engineering. Ottawa.

I. E. Achouri (Keynote speaker). (June 2020: reported event due to COVID-19) Direct CO2 hydrogenation with low-cost catalysts: comparing traditional techniques with cold plasma assisted technique. 26th Canadian Symposium on Catalysis. Vancouver.

I. E. Achouri; S. Hudon; A. Roden; J-S. Simard; N. Abatzoglou. (Feb 2020) A review of non-invasive technologies applicable for pharmaceutical lyophilized products. The International Foundation Process Analytical Chemistry IFPAC annual meeting. Washington, DC.

I. E. Achouri; S. Hudon; A. Roden, J-S. Simard; N. Abatzoglou. (May 2020 : reported event due to COVID-19) Comparaison des méthodes d’imagerie à Rayon X et d’imagerie THz pour la détection de contaminants dans des produits pharmaceutiques., Sherbrooke. 88e Congrès de l’Association Canadienne-Française pour l’Avancement des Sciences (Acfas).

              vii.     Scientific popularization papers

-  N. Abatzoglou, I. E. Achouri, J. Blanchard, N. Braidy; C. Fauteux-Lefebvre. (2015) Molecular Marvel: A novel catalyst greases the wheels of biofuel production. Fueling success Summer 2015, BioFuelNet*.

I. E. Achouri; N. Abatzoglou Affordable catalyst for clean hydrogen energy production. (2014), Biofueled, Blog about advanced biofuels. Published on the official website of Canadien BioFuelNet*.