Lounès Tadrist is professor at Aix-Marseille University. His research activities are Heat and Mass Transfer, phase change phenomena, two-phase flows and interfacial phenomena and hydrodynamic instabilities. His teaching activities are in the field of thermodynamic, heat transfer, energy systems, heat exchangers, fluidized beds and porous media. Dr. Lounes started his career at the Scientific National Research Center (CNRS) as a researcher and moved to Aix-Marseille University as Professor in 2005. Since 2008, he has been the head of the Laboratory IUSTI (Institut des Systemes Thermiques Industriels). He is the coordinator of the Interdisciplinary research pole on Energies at Aix-Marseille University.