Héloïse Beaugendre


Institut de Mathématiques de Bordeaux
Université de Bordeaux

INRIA Bordeaux Sud-Ouest


INRIA Bordeaux Sud-Ouest
Project Team CARDAMOM
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33405 TALENCE cedex, France heloise.beaugendre@math.u-bordeaux.fr

Research Interests

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics

  • High order numerical scheme with compact stencil

  • Unstructured meshes and mesh adaptation to improve accuracy

  • Immersed Boundary Method : penalization using a level-set description of the geometries; Direct forcing using ghost cells; Shifted Boundary Method

  • High Performance Computing

  • Multi-scale and Multi-physics simulations; Fluid Solid Interactions

  • Uncertainty Quantification; Data-driven calibration

  • Porous media: variably satured porous media with or without tidal forcing; Finite elements method; Richards equation; Seepage face; Obstacle-type of model; Water table ground interaction; coupling with advection-diffusion-reaction equations; Comparison with experimental data from the Truc-Vert beach

  • Inflight icing/deicing: Penalization; Vortex In Cell schemes; Stabilized Finite elements method; Residual Distribution Schemes; Shifted Boundary Methods; Turbulence modeling (RANS, DDES, LES); Wall model; Modeling of phase change (Stefan problem); Shed ice trajectories; Complex industrial geometries


  • Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches: "Contributions à la simulation numérique des écoulements fluides : exemples en milieu poreux et en aéronautique", Université de Bordeaux, 2016

  • Ph. D. Thesis: "A PDE-based 3D Approach to In-Flight Ice Accretion", McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2000-2003

  • ESM2 Engineering school now École Centrale, Marseille, 1995-1998

Academic experience

  • 2023-         : Professor, Institut Polytechnique de Bordeaux, ENSEIRB-MATMECA

  • 2023-         : Professor, IMB UMR 5251, Bordeaux University

  • 2009-2023: Associate Professor, Institut Polytechnique de Bordeaux, ENSEIRB-MATMECA

  • 2004-2023: Associate Professor, IMB UMR 5251, Bordeaux University

  • 2003-2004: Post-doctoral position at CERMICS, École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussée, Paris

  • 2000-2003: PhD McGill University, Montreal, Canada

  • 1999-2000: Research Engineer at Newmerical Technology NTI Int., Montreal, Canada


  • 2021-2024: European project EuroHPC eFlows4HPC

  • 2019-         : Collaboration with ONERA , PROVE Research Chair since 2022

    2019-         : Collaboration with CAE Cesta

  • 2018-2021: European project H2020 ExaQUte

  • 2018-2021: Projet région with EXOES

  • 2013-2017: European project FP7 STORM

  • 2009-2012: ANR CARPEiNTER

  • 2008-2011: DESGIVRE, Industrial contract with Airbus France

  • 2006-2009: ANR PROTIDAL

  • 2006-2009: ANR COBORD

  • 2006-2010: GdR MOMAS

  • 2003-2004: ARC DYNAS

Scientific and collective responsibilities

  • In charge of the Bordeaux Work Package of STORM European project 2013-2017

  • Creation and responsability of the High Performance Computing specialty at ENSEIRB-MATMECA, compatible with the master of research in mathematics, University of Bordeaux, since 2014

  • Member of the scientific committee of IMB, since 2022

  • Elected member of the board of the doctoral school of mathematics and computer science, Bordeaux University, since 2022

  • Member of the Inria committee for PhD and Post-doctoral scholarships, since 2019

  • Organization of the INRIA hpcschool , 4-8 November 2019

  • In charge of the participation of ENSEIRB-MATMECA to the HPC Hackathon organized by GENCI, December 2018

  • Elected member of the board school of Bordeaux INP 2017-2021

  • Visiting lecturer, course on parallel computing at École de Technologie Supérieure de Montréal, Canada in 2016

  • Elected member of the ENSEIRB-MATMECA research committee 2015-2021

  • Member of the Inria committee for technological developments since 2015

  • Member of the PLAFRIM (Parallel cluster) working group since 2014

  • Elected member of the UFR mathematics and informatics 2008-2012, University of Bordeaux

  • Editorial responsability: Reviewer for IJNMF, IJMSE, JCP, CAF, IJCFD, FINEL, Journal of Aircraft, AIAA Journal, Journal of Hydraulic Research

  • Reviewer for the ANR since 2010


  • December 2023, PhD jury,PhD reviewer, Maxime Stuck, ONERA/CEA Cesta, ISAE-SUPAERO Toulouse

  • December 2023, HDR jury, Emmanuel Radenac, ONERA, Toulouse

  • July 2023, PhD jury, PhD reviewer, Pierre Bénez, CORIA, INSA de Rouen Normandie

  • December 2022, PhD jury, PhD reviewer, Rémi Harry, ONERA, ISAE-SUPAERO Toulouse

  • November 2022, PhD jury, Agnès Chan, Bordeaux University

  • September 2022, PhD jury, PhD reviewer,Francesac Basile, Sorbonne University

  • December 2021, PhD jury, PhD reviewer,Yann Marchenay, ONERA/CEA, ISAE-SUPAERO Toulouse

  • November 2021, PhD jury, Lucas Manueco, ONERA Meudon, Sorbonne University

  • September 2020, PhD jury, PhD reviewer,Lucie Quibel, IRMA, Strasbourg University

  • January 2020, PhD jury, PhD reviewer, Ali Al-Kebsi, ICUBE, Strasbourg University

  • December 2019, PhD jury, Guillaume Jeanmasson , IMB, ONERA Châtillon, Paris

  • November 2019, PhD jury, PhD reviewer, Quentin Carmouze, Côte d'Azur University

  • September 2019, HDR jury, Pierre Trontin, ONERA Toulouse

  • June 2019, PhD jury, Iñigo Bidaguren, BCAM, Bilbao, Espagne

  • December 2018, PhD reviewer, François Delassaux, CNAM, Paris

  • December 2018, HDR jury, Lisl Weynans, IMB, Bordeaux

  • October 2018, PhD jury, Baptiste Lambert, IMB, Bordeaux

  • March 2018, PhD jury, Imanol Garcia de Beristain, BCAM, Bilbao, Espagne

  • January 2018, PhD reviewer, Ilias Petropoulos, ENSAM ONERA Paris

  • December 2017, PhD reviewer, Charlotte Bayeux, ONERA Toulouse

  • November 2017, PhD jury, Simon Peluchon, CEA Cesta IMB, Bordeaux

  • November 2017, PhD reviewer, Emmanuelle Itam, Université de Montpellier

  • May 2016, PhD jury, Dorian Péna, Université de Strasbourg

  • Juky 2015, PhD jury, Chloé Mimeau, LJK Grenoble

  • December 2015, PhD jury, Rémi Chauvin, ONERA, ISAE-SUPAERO, Toulouse

Scientific collaborations

  • National collaborations

    • CEA (LRC ANABASE), Onera Paris (PROVE research chair) and Toulouse, INSA Rennes, ENSAM Paris, Nice University, Airbus, Snecma, Aircelle, Epsilon-Alcen, Sabena, EXOES

  • International collaborations

    • ETS Montreal, DLR, Cira, Cranfield University, Airbus Spain and UK, GKN aerospace, Techspace Aero, Optimad engineering srl, Clarkson University, McGill University, Neural concept SA, Zurich University

    • USA, Clarkson University
      • with Brian Helenbrook on stability analysis on interface motion, Fulbright Ph.D. scholarship of Tiffanie Carlier
    • Switzerland
      • with Thibault Bridel-Bertomeu, Lausanne (Neural concept SA), on High order Hypersonic flows using IBM, LES and wall model (Florent Nauleau Ph.D.)
      • with Remi Abgrall, Zurich University, on Residual Distribution schemes (Leo Nouveau and Quentin Viville Ph.Ds)
    • Canada on in-Flight icing/de-icing
      • with François Morency, ETS (Gitsuzo de Brito Siqueira and Kevin Ignatowicz Ph.Ds)
      • with Wagdi G. Habashi, McGill University, invitation to contribute to an in-flight icing handbook
    • Italy, Optimad engineering srl, Politecnico di Torino
      • with Federico Gallizio on vortex in cell numerical schemes