Dr. Raoul Aurelien Ngayam Happy

Multiscale Materials Modelling Group >>
Building/Room: OHSA/D07

Paul Scherrer Institute
Forschungsstrasse 111
5232 Villigen PSI

  • Scientific officer in the Research Program STARS (Development of UQ/SA methodologies dedicated to the fuel performance code FALCON), since 2016
  • PSI representative in WP5 of the Horizon 2020 project SOTERIA, since 2015
  • Supervision of the PhD work on kinetic Monte Carlo model development for the explicit treatment of carbon in steels, 2018 - 2022
  • Participation in WP3 of the Horizon 2020 project INSPYRE, since 2017
  • Contribution to the PSI-Fellow COFUND project on investigation of extended defects in (U,Pu)O2, since 2018
  • Atomistic modelling of functional fluorite oxides (UO2, CeO2)

Academic Education

  • PhD, Molecules and Condensed matter, University of Sciences and Technology of Lille, France, 2010
  • Engineering Diploma, Numerical design of materials, Advanced school for material science and mechanics (ISMANS), France, 2007
  • Master’s degree, Macromolecular engineering and functional materials, Le Mans University, France, 2006

Employment History

  • Research Scientist, Multiscale Modelling Group, Laboratory for Scientific Computing, Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland, Since May 2016
  • Post-doctoral Research Associate, Fuel Modelling Group, Laboratory for Reactor Physics and Systems behaviour, Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland, December 2011 – November 2015
  • Post-doctoral Research Associate, Multi-Scale Numerical Modeling, Unité Matériaux et Transformations, National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), France, November 2010 - March 2011
  • PhD student, Department of Materials and Mechanics of components, EDF R&D, France, November 2007 - October 2010