Pierre Bélanger

Pierre Bélanger
Professeur
Degrees B.Ing. (Université Laval), M.Sc.A. (Université de Sherbrooke), Ph.D. (Imperial College London)
Office A-2134
Research units Chaire de recherche industrielle Olympus sur le contrôle non destructif ultrasonore Équipe de recherche en dynamique des machines, des structures et des procédés Laboratoire de recherche en imagerie et orthopédie
Presentation

Département de génie mécanique

Research interests:

  • Materials and manufacturing
  • Health
  • Aerospace

Research areas:

  • Nondestructive testing
  • Transducer development
  • Doppler ultrasound
  • Dynamic elastography
  • Biomedical imaging
  • Guides waves
  • Structural health monitoring
  • Ultrasound
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170th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America
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AHS (American Helicopter Society) 62nd Annual Forum
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36th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE)
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Proceedings of the 35th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation
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34th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation
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ASNT 24th research symposium
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42nd annual review of progress in quantitative nondestructive evaluation : incorporating the 6th European-American Workshop on Reliability of NDE
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Nondestructive Characterization and Monitoring of Advanced Materials, Aerospace, and Civil Infrastructure 2016
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International Conference on Processing and Manufacturing of Advanced Materials (THERMEC)
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42nd annual review of progress in quantitative nondestructive evaluation : incorporating the 6th European-American Workshop on Reliability of NDE
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Nondestructive Characterization and Monitoring of Advanced Materials, Aerospace, and Civil Infrastructure 2016
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International Conference oN Processing and Manufacturing Of Advanced Materials (THERMEC)
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44th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE 2017)
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43rd Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation
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44th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE 2017)
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44th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE 2017)
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Active09
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170th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America
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ICU International Congress on Ultrasonics (ICU)
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170th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America
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42nd annual review of progress in quantitative nondestructive evaluation : incorporating the 6th European-American Workshop on Reliability of NDE
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Courses and support services

Courses

MEC222 Dynamique (Summer 2019)
MEC222 Dynamique (Winter 2019)

Assistance to students

Thèse de doctorat (recherche appliquée)

    Feasibility of Ultrasound Phased Array Inspection on as Forged Components, by Mansur Rodrigues Filho,Jorge.
    Fall 2019

    Co-directed by: Mac-Thiong, Jean-Marc
    Caractérisation de la vascularisation de la moelle épinière par un algorithme d'ondes planes pour l'imagerie ultrasonore Doppler, by Lemonnier,David.
    Fall 2017

    Co-directed by: Jahazi, Mohammad
    Inspection de blocs d'acier forgé de grand volume par ultrasons multi-éléments, by Dupont,Frédéric.
    Summer 2018

    Co-directed by: Fernandes, Julio
    Development of a Quantitative Ultrasound Method for the Assessment of Cortical Bone Properties Using Low Frequencies Ultrasonic Guided Waves, by Pereira,Daniel.
    Winter 2019

    Co-directed by: Laporte, Catherine
    Improvement of Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound, by Gupta,Shreyank.
    Summer 2019

Mémoire à 30 crédits

    Faisabilité de l'utilisation d'ondes guidées ultrasonores pour la détection et la quantification de la corrosion dans le fond de réservoirs industriels, by Chaboty,Aubin.
    Summer 2019

    Nondestructive & Phased Array Testing of Materials, by Latête,Thibault.
    Summer 2019

    Imagerie de conduite par sondes ultrasonores multi-éléments immergées, by Cuiec-Aime,Damien.
    Summer 2019

    Co-directed by: Viens, Martin
    Simulation of Lamb Wave Propagation and Interaction with Defects using Commercially Available Software, by Travaglini,Christophe.
    Fall 2015

    Co-directed by: Viens, Martin
    Development of a Low-frequency Piezo-ceramic Transducer Optimized for the Generation of a Plane fundamental Shear Horizontal Guided Wave, by Boivin,Guillaume.
    Summer 2016

    Co-directed by: Fernandes, Julio
    Évaluation de la qualité osseuse par les ondes guidées ultrasonores, by Abid,Alexandre.
    Winter 2016

    Co-directed by: Bocher, Philippe
    Techniques d'inspection par ondes guidées ultrasonores d'assemblages brasés dans des réacteurs aéronautiques, by Comot,Pierre.
    Summer 2016

    Co-directed by: Belleau, Christian
    Développement d'un système d'instrumentation et de télémétrie à l'usage des drones hélicoptères commerciaux, by Ratelle,Charles.
    Summer 2018

    Développement d'un système de tomographie ultrasonore pour la mesure des propriétés osseuses du radius, by Falardeau,Timothé.
    Winter 2018

    Feasibility Study on the Use of Ultrasonic Guided Waves for the In-Line Inspection of Axial Cracks in Large Diameter Cast-Iron Water Pipes, by Gauthier,Baptiste.
    Fall 2018

    Conception d'une sonde acoustique électromagnétique pour la détection de l'épaisseur minimale d'une surface corrodée, by Thon,Aurélien.
    Fall 2018

    Co-directed by: Maev, Roman Grigorievich
    Optimisation de transducteurs ultrasons par simulations analytiques et éléments finis, by Chapon,Arthur.
    Summer 2019

    Feasibility study of ultrasonic inspection of thin laser welds on fuel cell bipolar plates, by Veit,Geoffrey.
    Summer 2019

    Exploration des limites d'imagerie dans des matériaux aux vitesses de propagation hétérogènes et implémentation d'une technique d'imagerie pour les joints de pièces en matériaux composites, by Tremblay,Nicolas.
    Summer 2019

Projet d'intervention en entreprise à 15 crédits

    Co-directed by: Vachez, Benoît
    Projet d'intervention en entreprise au sein du bureau d'études des opérations de maintenance & performances, by Gresset,Tom.
    Summer 2016

    Co-directed by: Berg, Olivier
    Conception et développement de systèmes et produits de finitions pour les maisons Pop Up House, by Mendiboure,Adrien.
    Summer 2019

    Co-directed by: Kanga, Tano Jean-Pierre
    Projet de KPIS et grille de productivité, by Bahuau,Benjamin.
    Summer 2019

Projet d'application à 15 crédits

    Acquisition, conception et développement d'un modèle de pneumatiques, by Jarlaud,Quentin.
    Summer 2017

Publications
Peer-reviewed article published in a refereed journal (23)

Frederic Dupont-Marillia, Mohammad Jahazi, Serge Lafreniere, Pierre Belanger. 2019. « Design and optimisation of a phased array transducer for ultrasonic inspection of large forged steel ingots ». NDT and E International, vol.103, p. 119-129.

David Lemonnier, Jean-Marc Mac-Thiong, Pierre Belanger. 2019. « Flow quantification in a wall-less multiple flow phantom using ultrasound plane wave doppler imaging ». Acta Acustica united with Acustica, vol.105, p. 130-138.

Daniel Pereira, Guillaume Haiat, Julio Fernandes, Pierre Belanger. 2019. « Effect of intracortical bone properties on the phase velocity and cut-off frequency of low-frequency guided wave modes (20-85 kHz) ». Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol.145, p. 121-130.

Aurélien Thon, Pierre Bélanger. 2019. « EMAT design for minimum remnant thickness gauging using high order shear horizontal modes ». Ultrasonics, vol.95, p. 70-78.

Guillaume Boivin, Martin Viens, Pierre Belanger. 2018. « Plane wave SH0 piezoceramic transduction optimized using geometrical parameters ». Sensors, vol.18,

Timothe Falardeau, Pierre Belanger. 2018. « Ultrasound tomography in bone mimicking phantoms: Simulations and experiments ». Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol.144, p. 2937-2946.

Shreyank Gupta, Guillaume Haïat, Catherine Laporte, Pierre Belanger. 2018. « Effect of acoustic impedance mismatch between skin and bone on transcranial ultrasound transmission ». The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol.144, p. 1747.

D. Lemonnier, J. M. Mac-Thiong, P. Bélanger. 2018. « Ultrasound plane wave doppler quantification using a wall-less spinal cord representative phantom ». Acta Acustica united with Acustica, vol.104, p. 166-173.

A. Abid, D. Pereira, J. C. Fernandes, P. Belanger. 2017. « Sensitivity study of ultrasonic guided waves to cortical bone mechanical properties with axial and circumferential propagation ». Acta Acustica united with Acustica, vol.103, p. 421-429.

P. Comot, P. Bocher, P. Belanger. 2017. « Ultrasonic guided wave inspection of Inconel 625 brazed lap joints: Simulation and experimentation ». NDT and E International, vol.91, p. 71-78.

Hector de Castilla, Pierre Bélanger, Ricardo J. Zednik. 2017. « High temperature characterization of piezoelectric lithium niobate using electrochemical impedance spectroscopy resonance method ». Journal of Applied Physics, vol.122,

Jorge Franklin Mansur Rodrigues Filho, Nicolas Tremblay, Soares da Fonseca Gláucio, Pierre Belanger. 2017. « The feasibility of structural health monitoring using the fundamental shear horizontal guided wave in a thin aluminum plate ». Materials, vol.10,

Daniel Pereira, Guillaume Haiat, Julio Fernandes, Pierre Belanger. 2017. « Simulation of acoustic guided wave propagation in cortical bone using a semi-analytical finite element method ». Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol.141, p. 2538-2547.

Dhawal R. Thakare, Alexandre Abid, Daniel Pereira, Julio Fernandes, Pierre Belanger, Prabhu Rajagopal. 2017. « Semi-analytical finite-element modeling approach for guided wave assessment of mechanical degradation in bones ». International Biomechanics, vol.4, p. 17-27.

Christophe Travaglini, Christophe Bescond, Martin Viens, Pierre Belanger. 2017. « Feasibility of high frequency guided wave crack monitoring ». Structural Health Monitoring, vol.16,

Pierre Belanger, Guillaume Boivin. 2016. « Development of a low frequency omnidirectional piezoelectric shear horizontal wave transducer ». Smart Materials and Structures, vol.25, 10 p.

Guillaume Boivin, Nicolas Tremblay, Ricardo Zednik, Pierre Bélanger. 2016. « Piezoelectric low frequency shear horizontal guided wave transduction ». The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol.140, p. 3034-3034.

Shreyank Gupta, Guillaume Haïat, Catherine Laporte, Pierre Bélanger. 2016. « Modeling wave propagation through the skull for ultrasonic transcranial Doppler ». Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol.140, p. 3189.

Pierre Bélanger. 2014. « High order shear horizontal modes for minimum remnant thickness ». Ultrasonics, vol.54, p. 1078-1087.

Yann Pasco, Olivier Robin, Pierre Bélanger, Alain Berry, Srivatsa Rajan. 2011. « Multi-input multi-output feedforward control of multi-harmonic gearbox vibrations using parallel adaptive notch filters in the principal component space ». Journal of Sound and Vibration, vol.330, p. 5230-5244.

Pierre Bélanger, Peter Cawley, Francesco Simonetti. 2010. « Guided wave diffraction tomography within the born approximation ». IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, vol.57, p. 1405-1418.

Pierre Bélanger, Alain Berry, Yann Pasco, Olivier Robin, Yves St-Amant, Srivatsa Rajan. 2009. « Multi-harmonic active structural acoustic control of a helicopter main transmission noise using the principal component analysis ». Applied Acoustics, vol.70, p. 153-164.

Pierre Bélanger, Peter Cawley. 2009. « Feasibility of low frequency straight-ray guided wave tomography ». NDT and E International, vol.42, p. 113-119.

Conference report (21)

Frederic Dupont-Marillia, Mohammad Jahazi, Pierre Bélanger. 2018. « Phased array inspection of large size forged steel parts ». 44th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE 2017) (Provo, UT, USA, July 15-21, 2017) 8 p. American Institute of Physics.

Timothe Falardeau, Pierre Bélanger. 2018. « Material characterization using ultrasound tomography ». 44th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE 2017) (Provo, UT, USA, July 16-21, 2017) 7 p. American Institute of Physics.

Baptiste Gauthier, Aurelien Thon, Pierre Bélanger. 2018. « Comparison of a piezoceramic transducer and an EMAT for the omnidirectional transduction of SH0 ». 44th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE 2017) (Provo, UT, USA, July 16-21, 2017) 8 p. American Institute of Physics.

Guillaume Boivin, Pierre Bélanger, Ricardo J. Zednik. 2017. « Torsional piezoelectric strain in monocrystalline paratellurite ». International Conference on Processing and Manufacturing of Advanced Materials (THERMEC) (Graz, Austria, May 29-June 03, 2016) p. 637-641. Trans Tech Publications.

Hector de Castilla, Pierre Bélanger, Ricardo J. Zednik. 2017. « Dynamic piezoelectric behavior of lithium niobate at high temperature ». International Conference oN Processing and Manufacturing Of Advanced Materials (THERMEC) (Graz, Austria, May 29-June 03, 2016) p. 408-412. Trans Tech Publications.

Frederic Dupont-Marillia, Mohammad Jahazi, Serge Lafreniere, Pierre Bélanger. 2017. « Influence of local mechanical properties of high strength steel from large size forged ingot on ultrasonic wave velocities ». 43rd Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (Atlanta, GA, USA, July 17-22, 2016) 8 p. USA. American Institute of Physics.

Dale E. Chimenti, Leonard J. Bond. Pierre Belanger, Guillaume Boivin. 2016. « Development of an omnidirectional SH0 piezoceramic transducer ». 42nd annual review of progress in quantitative nondestructive evaluation : incorporating the 6th European-American Workshop on Reliability of NDE (Minneapolis, MN, USA, July 26-31, 2015) 7 p. AIP Publishing.

Pierre Belanger, Guillaume Boivin. 2016. « Piezoceramic omnidirectional transduction of the fundamental shear horizontal guide wave mode ». Nondestructive Characterization and Monitoring of Advanced Materials, Aerospace, and Civil Infrastructure 2016 (Las Vegas, NV, USA, Mar. 20-24, 2016) 6 p. USA. SPIE.

Dale E. Chimenti, Leonard J. Bond. Guillaume Boivin, Martin Viens, Pierre Belanger. 2016. « Development of a low frequency shear horizontal piezoelectric transducer for the generation of plane SH waves ». 42nd annual review of progress in quantitative nondestructive evaluation : incorporating the 6th European-American Workshop on Reliability of NDE (Minneapolis, MN, USA, July 26-31, 2015) 7 p. AIP Publishing.

Tzuyang Yu, Andrew L. Gyekenyesi, Peter J. Shull, H. Felix Wu. Pierre Comot, Philippe Bocher, Pierre Belanger. 2016. « Ultrasonic guided wave inspection of Inconel 625 brazed lap joints ». Nondestructive Characterization and Monitoring of Advanced Materials, Aerospace, and Civil Infrastructure 2016 (Las Vegas , NV, USA, Mar. 20-24, 2016) 11 p. SPIE.

Dale E. Chimenti, Leonard J. Bond. Christophe Travaglini, Christophe Bescond, Dermartonne Ramos Franca, Silvio E. Kruger, Martin Viens, Pierre Bélanger. 2016. « Scattering of high order guided wave modes around a through-thickness circular hole ». 42nd annual review of progress in quantitative nondestructive evaluation : incorporating the 6th European-American Workshop on Reliability of NDE (Minneapolis, MN, USA, July 26-31, 2015) 7 p. AIP Publishing.

Alexandre Abid, Dhawal Thakare, Daniel Pereira, Prabu Rajagopal, Julio Fernandes, Pierre Bélanger. 2015. « Guided wave velocity sensitivity to bone mechanical property evolution in cortical-marrow and cortical-trabecular phantoms ». 170th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Jacksonville, FL, USA, Nov. 2-6, 2015)

Pierre Belanger. 2015. « Remnant thickness mapping using high order shear horizontal modes ». ASNT 24th research symposium (Anaheim, CA, USA, Mar. 16-19, 2015) 5 p. American Society for Nondestructive Testing.

Daniel Pereira, Alexandre Abid, Lucien Diotaveli, Julio Fernandes, Pierre Belanger. 2015. « Axial transmission assessment of trabecular bone at distal radius using guided waves ». 170th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Jacksonville, FL, USA, Nov. 2-6, 2015)

Dhawal R. Thakare, Pierre Belanger, Prabhu Rajagopal. 2015. « Effect of dimensional degradation on ultrasonic guided waves in bone system ». ICU International Congress on Ultrasonics (ICU) (Metz, France, May 11-14, 2015) p. 1131-1134. Elsevier.

Dhawal R. Thakare, Prabhu Rajagopal, Pierre Belanger. 2015. « Ultrasonic guided waves in bone system with degradation ». 170th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Jacksonville, FL, USA, Nov. 2-6, 2015) 7 p. Acoustical Society of America.

P. Belanger, P. Cawley. 2010. « Feasibility of guided wave diffraction tomography within the born approximation ». 36th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE) (Kingston, RI, USA, July 26-31, 2009) p. 121-128.

Donald O. Thompson, Dale E. Chimenti. P. Belanger, P. Cawley. 2009. « Feasibility of low-frequency straight-ray guided wave tomography ». Proceedings of the 35th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (Chicago, IL, USA, July 22-25, 2008) p. 153-160. AIP.

Yann Pasco, Olivier Robin, Pierre Bélanger, Alain Berry. 2009. « MiMO feedforward control of multi-harmonics gearbox vibrations using parallel adaptive notch filters in the principle component space ». Active09 (Ottawa, ON, Canada, Aug. 20-22, 2009) p. 223-236. Institute of Noise Control Engineering.

P. Belanger, P. Cawley. 2008. « LAMB wave tomography to evaluate the maximum depth of corrosion patches ». 34th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (Golden, CO, USA, July 22-27, 2007) p. 1290-1297. AIP.

P. Bélanger, A. Berry, Y. Pasco, Y. St-Amant, S. Rajan. 2006. « Active structural acoustic control of a Bell 407 transmission noise ». AHS (American Helicopter Society) 62nd Annual Forum (Phoenix, AZ, USA, May 09-11, 2006) p. 788-797. AHS.

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