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Laurent Pilon

Laurent Pilon, Ph.D.
(Purdue University, 2002)

37-132, Eng IV
(310) 206-5598

Laurent Pilon’s Research Group

Areas of Interest
Transport phenomena, radiation transfer, thermal sciences, interfacial phenomena, sustainable energy technologies, electrochemical energy storage, photobiological processes, waste heat harvesting.

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  • 2015 Elected ASME Fellow
  • 2014 Raymond Viskanta Fellowship, Purdue University, IN.
  • 2013-2015 Research Chair for Junior Scientist, Région Pays de la Loire, France
  • 2011 Elected SPIE Senior Member
  • 2011 Henry and Susan Samueli Teaching Award from UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Eng. Dept.
  • 2009 JQSRT Young Scientist Award in Radiation Transfer
  • 2008 ASME Bergles-Rohsenow Young Investigator Award in Heat Transfer
  • 2005 Northrop Grumman Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2005 NSF CAREER Award
  • 2003 UCLA Faculty Career Development Award