David Nevicato is CO2/CCUS research program manager in the TOTAL Corporate Research & Development since 2016. He received his Chemical Engineering PhD in 1996 at the Claude Bernard University- Lyon 1- and his engineer graduate in 1991 From École Nationale Supérieure des Industries Chimiques (ENSIC) – Nancy-. He is an experienced professional in refining industry with over 20 years in research, project, operation and human resources. David Nevicato was an IHEST (Institut des hautes études pour la science et la technologie) auditor on societal stakes, science et decision making in 2019-2020.
David Nevicato currently manages Total’s R&D in the areas of capture, storage, utilisation and transport to make carbon reduction technologies more energy efficient. CCUS R&S teams are spread over 9 centres in the different Total activities (upstream and downstream).
David Nevicato is an active member of the Club CO2 association (France) and is contributing to publish in mainstream and scientific press article on CCUS.