In the frame of the Chair Roger Van Geen, laureate Dr. Christophe Poinssot will give a series of lectures entitled "From the fuel cycle processes to the overall assessment of sustainability".
Dr. Christophe Poinssot obtained 2 Master Degrees in Earth Sciences and Material Sciences and a PhD in Sciences at the Université Pierre & Marie Curie (France). Afterwards he worked at the Paul Scherrer lnstitut (Switzerland) as post-doctoral researcher. In 1998 he joined CEA (Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives, France), where he is currently head of the Research Department on Mining and Fuel Recycling Processes at CEA. Dr. Poinssot is also professor in nuclear chemistry and president of PROMETIA (Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy and Recycling Innovation Association).