Samir Bensaid

Full Professor (L. 240)
Department of Applied Science and Technology (DISAT)

  • Coordinator Academic Board - Ph.D. programme in Chemical Engineering

Profile

Research interests

Air pollution
Aqueous phase reforming
Biomass
Carbonation
Co2 valorization
Heterogeneous catalysis
Methane pyrolysis
Methanol
Power-to-fuel
Soot oxidation

Skills

ERC sectors

PE8_2 - Chemical engineering, technical chemistry
PE4_6 - Chemical physics
PE8_6 - Energy processes engineering
PE4_10 - Heterogeneous catalysis
PE8_9 - Production technology, process engineering

Other research or teaching roles outside Politecnico

  • Visiting Researcher, presso University of Houston (1/3/2015-30/4/2015)

Teaching

Collegi of the PhD programmes

  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2022/2023 (39. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • SCIENTIFIC, TECHNOLOGICAL AND SOCIAL METHODS ENABLING CIRCULAR ECONOMY, 2022/2023 (39. ciclo)
    Università degli Studi di PADOVA
  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2021/2022 (38. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • SCIENTIFIC, TECHNOLOGICAL AND SOCIAL METHODS ENABLING CIRCULAR ECONOMY, 2021/2022 (38. ciclo)
    Università degli Studi di PADOVA
  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2020/2021 (37. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2019/2020 (36. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2018/2019 (35. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2017/2018 (34. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2016/2017 (33. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2015/2016 (32. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA CHIMICA, 2014/2015 (31. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
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Research

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Supervised PhD students

  • Guido Ceragioli. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (39th cycle, 2024-in progress)
  • Alessia Cometto. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Diego Fida. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Saman Khayat Noroozi. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Leandro Leucci. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Giulia Farnocchia. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Nadia Grifasi. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Marco Pietro Mezzapesa. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Alessio Tauro. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Piercosimo Vedele. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (38th cycle, 2023-in progress)
  • Francesco Barracco. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (37th cycle, 2022-in progress)
  • Andrea Rizzetto. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)
  • Mara Arduino. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
  • Sabrina Ballauri. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
    Thesis: Praseodymium doping in Pd/CeO2 systems: material properties and application for the complete methane oxidation reaction
  • Elena Corrao. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
    Thesis: Synthesis and In-Depth Characterization of Fe-Based Catalysts and Zeolites for Efficient CO2 Hydrogenation to Hydrocarbons
  • Seyed Mohamad Rasool Mirkarimi. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
  • Lorenzo Testa. Programme in Energetica (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
    Thesis: Towards sustainable biofuels production for aviation and maritime
    Energy systems sustainability and optimization
    Renewable energy
    Conversion, storage and decarbonization of energy vectors
    Energy systems sustainability and optimization
    Renewable energy
    Conversion, storage and decarbonization of energy vectors
  • Edoardo Tito. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (36th cycle, 2020-in progress)
    Thesis: Hydrothermal liquefaction of waste: understanding of reaction pathways and implementation
  • Elisa Acciardo. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (35th cycle, 2019-2023)
    Thesis: Reductive depolymerization of lignin into valuable products
  • Giulia Zoppi. Programme in Ingegneria Chimica (34th cycle, 2018-2022)
    Thesis: Aqueous phase reforming for biorefinery stream valorization
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