CV: Thermal engineer


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 Date Submitted:07-01-2011
 Last Modified:14-03-2011 (01:19)
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 Current job:Thermal engineer
 Employment Term:Permanent
 Job location:Anywhere
 Date available:within 2 months
 Industry:Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors
 KeywordsThermal engineer with experience in cooling systems of military avionics, especially concerning phase change systems for jet fighters. Mechanical engineering, with experience in micromechanical design and assembly. Quadrilingual: French, English, Spanis

Date of birth

18 January 1982


Swiss, French



Since October 2010




Research and Development Engineer: scoping of PhD thesis

Nanocomposite phase change materials as heat storage sytems for space applications.

  • Experimental: nano-comp. PCM preparation and characterisation

  • Thermal modelling of s/c integrated nanoPCM (ESATAN, FloTherm)

May 2007 to

July 2008

Rockwell Collins Deutschland GmbH (heidelberg)


International company providing aeronautical and space technology systems, solutions and

services to governmental agencies and aircraft manufacturers.


Research and Development Engineer

Research and development of advanced heat transfer concepts for jet fighter computers.

Qualification of concepts to military standards and requirements.

Thermal R&D

  • Theoretical and experimental analysis of phase-changing heat transfer devices such as heat pipes in static and dynamic environments.

  • Thermal management of electronics in harsh environments.

Mechanical R&D

  • Feasibility study of new avionic computer housing concepts (CAD).

  • Design, fabrication and assembly of experimental test benches including motors,

hydraulic systems and thermal test instrumentation.

October 2006 to

April 2007

Rockwell Collins Deutschland GmbH (heidelberg)


International company providing aeronautical and space technology systems, solutions and

services to governmental agencies and aircraft manufacturers.


Intern / Bachelor's thesis

  • Bachelor's thesis, “Advanced Cooling Concept For Avionic Computers”, theoretical and experimental project.



September 2008

to Juli 2010


Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC, BARCELONA)

Master in Aerospace Science and Technology


  • Master's thesis: Mission Analysis for Google Lunar X-Prize Participants: Options For Going To The Moon


August 2003 to

April 2007

Haute Ecole d'Ingénierie et de Gestion du Canton de Vaud (HEIG-VD, Yverdon-les-Bains) Bachelor Mechanical Engineering


  • ERASMUS exchange year 2004-05, University of Applied Sciences Regensburg

  • Bachelor's thesis “Advanced Cooling Concept For Avionic Computers”, theoretical and experimental project, 6 months in Rockwell Collins Deutschland GmbH




August 2001 to

July 2003

Technical Watchmaking School (ETVJ, Le Sentier)

Mechanical Watch Designer Diploma


  • Final Project: “Ringing Mechanism for Automatic Mechanical Watches” (ETVJ, Chopard SA)

  • Awarded 2nd school Price

August 1997 to

July 2001

Technical Watchmaking School of Geneva (CEPTA) / Chopard SA


Diploma and Certification of Swiss Watchmaker

  • Apprenticeship in Chopard SA, Geneva, Switzerland.




French (native), English (fluent), Spanish (fluent), German (fluent), Catalan (medium)





Mechanical design and analysis: Catia, SolidWorks, Ansys

Thermal analysis: ESATAN, FloTherm (electronics thermal analysis)

Space mission analysis: GMAT (NASA open source software)

Programming languages: Matlab, C++

Office software applications: MS-Office, Open Office

Others: Linux user, open source software friendly





Traveling and discovering new cultures.

Repairing mechanical watches and other micromechanical devices.

Swimming, windsurfing.

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