Prof. Nicolás Ratkovich

CIBIQ committee

University of Los Andes , Colombia

Nicolás Ratkovich, professor at the department of Chemical Engineering at University of Los Andes (Colombia). He is a chemical engineer and mechanical engineer, with knowledge in process engineering and renewable energy. His research focuses on Computational Fluid Mechanics (CFD) for the modelling of two-phase (liquid-gas and water-oil) flow in pipelines, separation systems and multiphase pumps for the O&G industry. In addition, he works in refrigeration and air conditioning systems (HVAC), thermal systems (heat exchangers), thermodynamics, mass and heat transfer, rheology and wastewater treatment processes (membrane bioreactors - MBR).