Christophe Schneidesch (Physicist Engineer, M. Nuclear Engineering UCL, M. Eng Dartmouth College, Dr. in Mechanical Engineering UCL) joined the Nuclear Entity of TRACTEBEL Engie in 1992 where he has been first leading Codes and Methods development and qualification for core design and safety analyses for more than 10 years.
From 2005 till end 2021, he has been manager of the Core and Fuel Studies Group of TRACTEBEL and responsible of all reactor physics activities in support of the nuclear units of the Belgian Utility. Dr. Schneidesch is since end 2021 Technical Director managing the R&D of the Global Business Area Nuclear.
Chief Engineer and Global Expert in Reactor Analysis within ENGIE, he is also active in the development of Codes and Methods and participates to HORIZON-EURATOM projects. Dr. Schneidesch is delegate in the OECD/NEA/WPRS and member of its Expert Groups EGPRS and EGMUP. He is also member of the Scientific Committee the Frédéric Jolio & Otto Hahn Summer School and co-chair of the Technical Program Committee of the BEPU2024 conference. He has been recently nominated at the High Scientific Council of the ENS.
Current focus is on SMRs/AMRs and their integration in Hybrid Energy systems towards a carbon neutral and affordable energy mix. In this respect, as member the SNETP Governing Board, he chairs the committee for strengthening interactions with European & international stakeholders of the non-nuclear sectors.
28-Nov-2023EU Projects Zone Hub - Theatre 2 (Hall 7.2)Nuclear Technologies