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Professor assistant - UdS
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Phone : +33 (0)3 68 85 04 09

Thèmes de recherche
- water/rock interaction numerical modeling
- transport in porous media
- geothermics


  • Mnassri Soumaia, Dridi Lotfi, Lucas Yann, Schäfer Gerhard, Hachicha Mohamed, Majdoub Rajouene (2018). Identifying the origin of groundwater salinisation in the Sidi El Hani basin in central-eastern, Tunisia. Journal of African Earth Sciences.
  • J. Ackerer, F. Chabaux, Y. Lucas, A. Clément, B. Fritz, E. Beaulieu, D. Viville, MC. Pierret, S. Gangloff, Ph. Négrel (2018). Monitoring and reactive-transport modeling of the spatial and temporal variations of the Strengbach spring hydrochemistry. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 225, 17-35.
  • Y. Lucas, F. Chabaux, T. Schaffhauser, B. Fritz, B. Ambroise, J. Ackerer, A. Clément (2017). Hydrogeochemical modeling (KIRMAT) of spring and deep borehole water compositions in the small granitic Ringelbach catchment (Vosges Mountains, France). Applied Geochemistry, 87, 1-21.
  • F. Chabaux, D. Viville, Y. Lucas, J. Ackerer, C. Ranchoux, C. Bosia, M. C. Pierret, T. Labasque, L. Aquilina, R. Wyns, C. Lerouge, C. Dezaye, P. Négrel (2017). Geochemical tracing and modeling of surface and deep water–rock interactions in elementary granitic watersheds (Strengbach and Ringelbach CZOs, France). Acta Geochimica
  • Beaulieu, E., Lucas, Y., Viville, D., Chabaux, F., Ackerer, P., Goddéris, Y., & Pierret, M. C. (2016). Hydrological and vegetation response to climate change in a forested mountainous catchment. Modeling Earth Systems and Environment, 2(4), 191.
  • Marinoni, M., Carrayrou, J., Lucas, Y., & Ackerer, P. (2016). Thermodynamic equilibrium solutions through a modified Newton Raphson method. AIChE Journal.
  • Ngo, V. V., Lucas, Y., Clément, A., & Fritz, B. (2016). Modeling the impact of temperature on the saturation state and behavior of minerals in the Soultz-sous-Forêts geothermal system. Geothermics, 64, 196-208.
  • T. Schaffhauser, F. Chabaux, B. Ambroise, Y. Lucas, P. Stille, T. Reuschlé, T. Perrone, B. Fritz (2014). Geochemical and isotopic (U, Sr) tracing of water pathways in the small granitic Ringelbach catchment (Vosges Mountains, France). Chemical Geology. Accepted
  • Y. Lucas, L. Vaute (2011). Spatialized approach in the hydrogeological modeling of an abandoned mining sector. Revue des Sciences de l’Eau, 24, 1, 77-85.
  • Y. Lucas, AD. Schmitt, F. Chabaux, A. Clément, B. Fritz, P. Elsass, S. Durand (2010). Geochemical tracing and hydrogeochemical modelling of water-rock interactions during salinization of alluvial groundwater (Upper Rhine Valley, France). Applied Geochemistry, 25, 11, 1644-1663.
  • Y. Lucas, M. Panfilov, M. Buès (2008). The impact of instability appearance on the quadratic law for flow through porous media. Transport in Porous Media, 71, 1, 99-113.
  • Y. Lucas, M. Panfilov, M. Buès (2007). High velocity flow through fractured and porous media: the role of flow non-periodicity. Eur. J. Mechanics, B/Fluids, 26, 2, 295-303.
  • Y. Lucas, M. Panfilov, M. Buès (2006). Prolongation of two phases in the model of fluid displacement through a capillary. C. R. Mécanique, 334, 3, 196-204.

Congresses :

Other research activities :

  • Reviewer pour Applied geochemistry (2012) ; Environmental Science and Pollution Research (2011).
  • Implication sur le site du Ringelbach et participation à la commission observatoire de l’EOST.

Main teachings

  • Groundwater hydrodynamics (L3)
  • Hydrology (2A EOST)
  • water/rock interaction modelling (M1)