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ICA is a research laboratory that focuses on the study of structuressystems and mechanical processesOur research activities are intimately linked to those in the engineering industry. A special attention is paid to projects in the fields of aeronauticsspacetransportation and energyOur work focuses generally on behavior modelinginstrumentation and study of the durability of structures or products. An important part of our research focuses on composite materials, which is now widely used in structures.

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Last published articles G. Pennisi, C. Stephan, E. Gourc and G. Michon. Experimental investigation and analytical description of a vibro-impact NES coupled to a single-degree-of-freedom linear oscillator harmonically forced.. Nonlinear Dynamics. , . 2017 [DOI]
I. Jovancevic, H.-H. Pham, J.-J. Orteu, R. Gilblas, J. Harvent, X. Maurice and L. Brèthes. 3D point cloud analysis for detection and characterization of defects on airplane exterior surface. Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation. Under review, . 2017
M.S.B. Rehan, J. Rousseau, S. Fontaine and X. Gong. Experimental study of the influence of ply orientation on DCB mode-I delamination behavior by using multidirectional fully isotropic carbon/ epoxy laminates. Composite Structures. 161, 1-7. 2017 [DOI]
Open positions PhD: Etude des mécanismes de plasticité à haute température d’alliages de titane: approche métallurgique de la formabilité. Contact: Vanessa Vidal & Denis Delagnes. (more infos)
PhD: Migration de particules de forme complexe dans des micro-canaux. Contact: Pascale Magaud & Lucien Baldas. (more infos)
Temporary jobs: Thermomécanique couplée metallurgie. Contact: Fabrice Schmidt. (more infos)


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