Main Journal publications






  • Pierron F., Addendum to “Characterising the strain and temperature fields in a surrogate bone material subject to power ultrasonic excitation”, Strain, vol. 52, n° 3, pp. 186-190, 2016.

Internal reports

Relevent publications prior to project start

  • Moulart R., Pierron F., Hallett S.R., Wisnom M.R., Full-field strain measurement and identification of mechanical properties at high strain rate, Experimental Mechanics, vol. 51, n° 4,  pp. 509-536, 2011.
  • Pierron F., Sutton M.A., Tiwari V., Ultra high speed DIC and Virtual Fields Method analysis of a three point bending impact test on an aluminium bar, Experimental Mechanics, vol. 51, n° 4, 537-563, 2011.
  • Pierron F., Forquin P., Ultra high speed full-field deformation measurements on concrete spalling specimens and stiffness identification with the Virtual Fields Method, Strain, vol. 28, n° 5, pp. 388-405, 2012.
  • Rossi M., Pierron F., Forquin P., Assessment of the metrological performances of an ISIS ultra-high speed camera for full-field deformation measurements, Measurement Science and Technology, vol. 25, n°2, pp. 025401, 2014.
  • Pierron F., Zhu H., Siviour C., Beyond Hopkinson’s bar, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, vol. 372, n° 2023, pp. 20130195, 2014.
  • Le Louëdec G. Pierron F., Sutton M.A., Siviour C., Reynolds A.P., Identification of the dynamic properties of Al 5456 FSW welds using the Virtual Fields Method, Journal of the Dynamic Behaviour of Materials, vol. 1, n° 2, 176-190, 2015.
  • Zhu H., Pierron F., Exploration of Saint-Venant’s principle in inertial high strain rate testing of materials, Experimental Mechanics, vol. 56, n° 1, pp. 3-23, 2016.

Publications from project partners

  • Lukić, B., Saletti, D., Forquin, P. Use of simulated experiments for material characterization of brittle materials subjected to high strain rate dynamic tension. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 375, n° 2085, 2017.
  • Yoon, S.-h., Giannakopoulos, I., Siviour, C. R. Application of the Virtual Fields Method to the uniaxial behavior of rubbers at medium strain rates. International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 69–70, pp. 553-568, 2015.
  • Yoon, S.-h., Winters, M., Siviour, C. R. High strain-rate tensile characterization of EPDM rubber using non-equilibrium loading and the Virtual Fields Method. Experimental Mechanics, vol. 56, n° 1, pp. 25-35, 2016. from project partners

Publications from other researchers

  • Koohbor, B., Mallon, S., Kidane, A., Lu, W.-Y. The deformation and failure response of closed-cell PMDI foams subjected to dynamic impact loading. Polymer Testing, vol. 44, pp. 112-124, 2015.
  • Koohbor, B., Kidane, A., Lu, W.-Y. Characterizing the constitutive response and energy absorption of rigid polymeric foams subjected to intermediate-velocity impact. Polymer Testing, vol. 54, pp. 48-58, 2016.
  • Koohbor, B., Kidane, A., Lu, W.-Y. Effect of specimen size, compressibility and inertia on the response of rigid polymer foams subjected to high velocity direct impact loading. International Journal of Impact Engineering, 98, 62-74, 2016.
  • Koohbor, B., Kidane, A., Lu, W.-Y., Sutton, M. A. Investigation of the dynamic stress-strain response of compressible polymeric foam using a non-parametric analysis. International Journal of Impact Engineering, in press,