Biographie de l'auteur
Jean Falcimaigne is an engineer with IFP where he has been involved in research and development of production equipment and systems for more than 30 years as research project manager. He has several patents and has authored several papers. He holds a degree in engineering from the Ecole Centrale de Paris. Sandrine Decarre has a Doctorate in multiphase flow from the Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse (France). She w rked fortwo years as Production engineer in GEOSERVICES, one of the prominent service companies in the upstream sector (drilling and production). She has been a research engineerwith IFP sine 1999 in the Applied Mechanics Division for flow assurance studies and multiphase flow modelling.