Publications communes


  • Chen G., Pageot D., Abraham O., Zhang Y., Chekroun M., Tournat V, Nonlinear Coda Wave Interferometry: sensitivity to wave-induced material property changes analyzed via numerical simulations in 2D, Ultrasonics, 99, 2019.


  • Ihamouten A., Bosc F., Boutet N., Guan B., Lambot S., Dérobert X. (2018), "Full-waveform inversion using the step frequency radar in the GPR band to characterize the tack coat in hot-mix asphalt (HMA) layers of flexible pavements", NDT&E Int., Vol. 95, pp.17-25.


  • Guan B., Ihamouten A., Dérobert X., Lambot S., Villain G. 2017. Near-field full-waveform inversion of radar waves to monitor water front in limestone, Journ. Selec. Top. Appl. Earth Obs. & Remote Sens.,.99, 2017.

  • Chen G., Pageot D., Legland J.-B., Abraham O., Chekroun M., Tournat V., Numerical modeling of ultrasonic coda wave interferometry in a multiple scattering medium with a localized nonlinear defect, Wave Motion, 72, pp228-243, 2017.

  • Legland J.-B., Zhang Y., Abraham O., Durand O., Tournat V., « Evaluation of crack status in a meter-size concrete structure using the ultrasonic nonlinear coda wave interferometry », JASA, 142, 2233, 2017.

  • Xiao X., Ihamouten A., Villain G., Dérobert X. (2017), "Use of electromagnetic two-layer wave-guided propagation in the GPR frequency range to characterize water transfer in concrete", NDT&E Int., Vol. 86, pp. 164-174,

  • Zhang Y.,  Tournat V. , Abraham O., Durand O., Letourneur S., Le Duff A. , Lascoup B., Nonlinear modulation of ultrasonic coda waves for the global evaluation of damage levels in complex solids,  Ultrasonics, 73, pp245-252, 2017.


  • Hilloulin B., Legland J.-B., Lys E., Abraham O., Loukili A., Grondin F., Durand O., Tournat V., Monitoring of autogenous crack healing in cementitious materials by the nonlinear modulation of ultrasonic coda waves, 3D microscopy and X-ray microtomography, JCBM, 123, pp143-152, 2016.

  • Ihamouten A., Le Bastard C., Gaudin J.N., Villain G., Dérobert X. (2016), "The use of machine learning algorithms (SVR) to link volumetric water content and complex permittivity in the GPR frequency band of concretes", Near Surf. Geoph., spec. issue, Vol.14(6), pp. 527-536,

  • Metais V., Chekroun M., Le Marrec L., Le Duff A., Plantier G.,Abraham O., Influence of multiple scattering in heterogeneous concrete on results of the surface wave inverse problem, International Journal of Non Destructive Testing and Evaluation, 79, pp.53-62, 2016.

  • Schoefs F., Bastidas-Arteaga E., Trung-Viet T., Villain G., Dérobert X. (2016), "Characterization of random fields from NDT measurements: a two stage procedure", Eng. Struct., Vol. 111, pp. 312-322,


  • Dérobert X., Ihamouten A., van der Kruk J., Lambot S. (2015). "Foreword Special Issue on Advanced ground-penetrating radar (GPR)", Near Surf. Geoph., Vol. 13, pp. 209-210.

  • R. Du Plooy, G. Villain, S. Palma Lopes, Amine Ihamouten, X. Derobert, et al.. Electromagnetic non-destructive evaluation techniques for the monitoring of water and chloride ingress into concrete: a comparative study. Materials and Structures, Springer Verlag, 2015, 48 (1-2), pp.369 - 386.

  • Lecieux Y., Schoefs F., Bonnet S., Lecieux T. and Palma Lopes S. « Quantification and uncertainty analysis of a structural monitoring device: detection of chloride in concrete using DC electrical resistivity measurement », Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation, March 2015.


  • Lascoup B., Abraham O., Le Duff Alain, Tournat V., Suivi de l'endommagement de composite par l'étude de la CODA ultrasonore, Revue des composites et des matériaux avancés, 24(2), pp177-189, 2014.

  • Hilloulin B., Zhang Y., Abraham O.,  Loukili A. , Grondin F. , Durand O., Tournat V.,  Small crack detection in concrete with coda wave nonlinear modulation,  International Journal of Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation, 68, pp.98-104, 2014.


  • Zhang Y., Tournat V., Abraham O., Le Duff A., Lascoup B., Durand O., Nonlinear mixing of ultrasonic coda waves with lower frequency-swept pump waves for a global detection of defects in multiple scattering media, Journal of Applied Physics, 113, 064905 (2013).

  • Zhang Y., Abraham O., Loukili A., Grondin F., Tournat V., Le Duff A., Lascoup B., Durand O., Validation of a thermal bias control technique for Coda Wave Interferometry (CWI), Ultrasonics, 53(3), pp658–664, 2013,