Fabrice Thouverez graduated in Engineering and holds a PhD in Mechanics from École Centrale de Lyon. He had a fellowship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in rotor-dynamic control field. Professor at École Centrale de Lyon since 2002, he develops his research activities at the Tribology and System Dynamics Laboratory (LTDS) in the field of nonlinear dynamics especially for aeronautics applications. Head of the Department of Solid Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering for 10 years. Director of the LTDS from 2015 to 2020, he has aslo been managing the Dynamics – Reliability – Durability research team at LTDS. He heads the PHARE project dedicated to the characterisation of turbomachinery. He has authored or co-authored about seventy articles in peer-reviewed international journals and more than 100 communications in international and national conferences. Fabrice Thouverez is an elected member of the L’École Centrale de Lyon scientific board. He is part of several scientific committees and is a reviewer for various scientific journals.