Dr. Ziad Gabriel Habib is currently Global Director, Manufacturing Process Innovation, Lhoist Group HQ, Brussels, Belgium. Expert in pyroprocessing, he is responsible for developing sustainable lime manufacturing solutions in relation to Energy Efficiency, Resource Efficiency, Environmental Impact and CO2 footprint reduction.
Dr. Habib holds a Doctorate in Energy Applied Science from the University of Rouen-France. He has a long track record in combustion science & technology both academic and industrial in Europe and in the USA.
Before joining the energy-intensive industry in 1990 (cement then lime), Dr. Habib was Assistant Professor at INSA-Rouen (France), Process Engineering Department. He conducted part of his research as Visiting Professor at Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California-USA, a world-class centre in combustion science.