Membership Category

  • Regular


  • École de Technologie Supérieure - ETS


  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Material Engineering and Metallurgic Engineering


  • Optimization of manufacturing processes
  • Re-use of production residues
  • Optimization of grain storage
  • Development of new processes

Scientific activities and affiliations


Prof. Philippe Bocher at ÉTS has been working for 22 years on metallic manufacturing processes with the aim of producing robust parts with enhanced performance. The expertise developed by his research team help interpreting metal microstructures properties of manufactured metallic parts by integrating the different stages of the process. He is the director of LOPFA group (LOPFA stand in French for Laboratory for the optimization of advanced manufacturing processes).

Affiliated research axes

Change and Transition Management

Planning Optimization

Resource and Product Maximization

Policy levers

The RRECQ is supported by the Fonds de recherche du Québec.
Fonds de recherche - Québec