Dynamic test with heterogeneity in stress and temperature for inverse identification of thermomechanical properties of materials at high strain rates (2020-2023)
Supervisors: Dr Bertrand Langrand (ONERA, France), Dr Thomas Fourest (ONERA, France), Prof. F. Pierron
Dr Sarah DREUILHE
Former PhD student, graduated in July 2017. Title of thesis: Development of novel inertial tests for the identification of non-linear material model parameters at high strain rates. Project funded by EOARD/AFOSR.
Dr Rian SEGHIR
Former Research fellow at the University of Southampton from Dec. 2015 to 2017
Now CNRS researcher (Chargé de Recherches) at the GeM laboratory, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France
Focus: Development of a high power ultrasonic set up for the identification of the visco-elastic properties of rigid polymers at high stain rates