Annual review 2010-2011


A - Co-supervised PhD

Thesis 1: (Oct.2010 Start) "Control of integrated health materials and structures by analysis of the ultrasonic coda." Laboratories: LAUM / OCHS / IFSTTAR / Langevin Institute followed ESTACA + / LGIT

Thesis 2: (Start Nov.2010) "Optimizing the implementation of NDT techniques applied in-situ by statistical analysis" Laboratory GeM

Thesis 3: (Starting September 2011) "Deconvolution of ultrasonic signals for adaptive control of complex materials." Laboratories: IRCCYN, LAUM

Post-Doc: (September 2010 - 1 year term) "Non-destructive evaluation of the density of civil engineering materials by coupling X-ray techniques and radar"                                                                                                                                     Laboratories: SUBATECH / IFSTTAR / LRPC


B - Co-Followed by Masters

Master No. 1 (2009-2010) "following stress level changes of real size concrete structures with Coda Wave Interferometry (CWI)"

Master No. 2 (2011-2012) "Development of a pulsed ultrasonic source for the auscultation method non-destructive impact-echo" IFSTTAR / GeM

Master No. 3 (2011-2012) "Application of vibro-thermography control of structures assembled by bonding" ICAM / IFSTTAR


C - Publications References

Master 1
Zhang Y, O Abraham, Larose E, Planes T, Duff A, B Lascoup, Tournat V, El Guerjouma R Cottineau LM, Durand O. FOLLOWING stress level changes of real size concrete structures with Coda Wave Interferometry (CWI). In: Proc. 2010 QNDE conf., San Diego, United States, in press, 2011.

Thesis No. 1
Zhang Y, Abraham O, Le Duff A, B Lascoup, Tournat V, Larose E, Planes T, El Guerjouma R, Durand O. Monitoring the stress level of concrete structures with Coda wave interferometry: experimental illustration of year investigated area. In: Proc. NDTMS Conf., Istanbul, Turkey, in press, 2011.

Zhang Y, O Abraham, Grondin F, Tournat V, Saliba J, Loukili A, Le Duff A, B Lascoup, Durand O. Monitoring the flow of CODA interferometry: experimental illustration in a three-point bending test. In: Proc.2011 COFREND conf., Dunkerque, France, in press, 2011.


D-Participation of the pole-PdL ECND to Congress / Workshops

Days Cofrend Dunkerque 2011

               * Brochure ECND PdL-issued on the occasion of the Days of Dunkerque Cofrend 24 to 27 May 2011

               * Poster about "Coda" for the thesis No. 1


               QNDE Conference 2010 (San Diego - California)

               * Submit QNDE (results of master Y. Zhang)


E - Organisation of periodic workshops in scientific laboratories members Ecnd-PdL

- Ifsttar: July 4, 2011

         - Laum: October 14, 2011: "Sustainability Day"

         On these occasions, visits to laboratories ECND_PdL.


F - Organization of International Conferences

          - Conference of the pole-ECND PdL in Nantes on 20-21 November 2011


G - Perspectives

Continuing and enhancing the activity of pole-ECND Pdl.

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