Welcome Sergio

Sergio A. Jaimes Rueda is an electronic engineer from Pontifical Bolivarian University (Colombia) and electromechanical technologist from Unidades Tecnológicas de Santander (Colombia). He obtained his Master’s degree in mechanical engineering from [...]

Welcome Anna

Anna Luísa Dufan is a Chemical Engineering student at Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), in Belo Horizonte, Brasil. She has worked previously with natural adsorbents for treating textile effluents, fruit juice microfiltration and process [...]

An eminent visitor

On April 24th, the LTB received in its P3 facilities the visit of M. Marc Croteau, Deputy Minister of Ministry of the Environment and of the Fight against climate change of Quebec. Mr. Croteau appreciated the LTB's work with a multidisciplinary team [...]

Welcome to a new team member

Margot Sitnikow studies Chemical and Process Engineering at the IUT Occitanie of the Université Toulouse III Paul Sabatier (France). She has developed expertise in water treatment, in equipment sizing, in characterization of organic and mineral [...]

Welcome to the team !

Lucie Jayat, Chemical and Process Engineering student at the IUT Occitanie  of the Université Toulouse III Paul Sabatier (France) has recently joined the LTB team for a 3-month internship. Lucie started her training in 2018 and has worked with [...]

Where in the world is Maxime Lessard?

Maxime Lessard, one of the proud members of the analytical branch of the Biomass Technology Laboratory is visiting Pr Jose Luiz Sanchez from the Universidad de Zaragoza in Spain. Maxime will try, in the next following days, to take advantage of his [...]

Seasonal event at the sugar shack

This year again on March 14th, the BTL team went for its annual and traditional dinner at the sugar shack. This year, the event was held at the shack “Au bec sucré” and allowed the BTL team to fraternize with the colleagues from the Department of [...]

Visit to Chibougamau

With a delegation from the Université de Sherbrooke, Pr Jean-Michel Lavoie had the opportunity to showcase the expertise of the BTL to future partners in the Chibougamau-Chapais region. An incredible initiative that was led by Pr Gervais Soucis from [...]

Maxime Lessard from the BTL obtains another prestigious award

Once again, the soon-to-be-graduating master student Maxime Lessard has maintained the bar high by obtaining the Suncor Grant rewarding achievements in graduate studies (for the second year in a row). The BTL is proud of the accomplishments of our [...]