Philippe Velex graduated from INSA Lyon (France) in 1984 with M.Eng. degree in mechanical engineering. He obtained his Ph.D. degree from the same establishment in 1988. He was appointed as a Full Professor of mechanical engineering in 1998. He is the Head of the Mechanical Systems and Contact Research Group of LaMCoS (INSA Lyon) and the Director of the CETIM-INSA joint laboratory on mechanical transmissions. His research topics comprise the analysis of interactions between lubricated contacts and the static and dynamic behavior of mechanical systems.
Biography Updated on 29 December 2011