1st International Symposium on Laser Ultrasonics

Science, Technology and Applications

July 16-18 2008, Montreal, Canada
1Detection of Skin Disbond in Honeycombs and Coating Detachment by Laser Tapping Technique
A. Blouin1, B. Campagne2, C. Neron1, J. Monchalin1
1National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
2EADS CCR, Suresnes [France]
2Laser Shock Waves: Fundamentals and Applications
M. Boustie1, L. Berthe2, T. Resseguier1, M. Arrigoni3
1CNRS UPR, Chasseneuil Futuroscope [France]
2CNRS UPR, Arcueil [France]
3University of Brest, Brest Cedex [France]
3The Use of Laser-Doppler Interferometry Based on a Fabry-Perot Etalon for Shock Adhesion Test Applied to Adhesively Bonded Materials
M. Arrigoni, S. Kruger, A. Blouin, D. Lévesque, M. Lord, J. Monchalin
National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
4Development of Laser ultrasonics: application to complex shape aeronautical parts
B. Campagne, H. Voillaume
EADS CCR, Suresnes [France]
5Evaluation of Bond Strength of Ni-P-SIC Electronic Plating by Laser Spallation Technique
T. Uchiyama, K. Cho, T. Ogawa
Aoyama Gakuin University, Sagamihara, Kanagawa [Japan]
6Application of Laser Ultrasonics for the Non-Destructive Inspection of Complex Composite Aerospace Structures
M. Osterkamp, D. Kaiser
LaserUT™ Facility, PaR Systems, Fort Worth, TX [USA]
7B-scan Simulations with Abaqus for Laser Ultrasonic Inspection of Structures
M. Arrigoni1, Q. Hu2, M. Boustie3, L. Berthe4, J. Monchalin5
1University of Brest, Brest Cedex [France]
2Tongji University , Shanghai [China]
3CNRS UPR, Chasseneuil Futuroscope [France]
4CNRS UPR, Arcueil [France]
5National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
8Laser Ultrasonic Inspection of Adhesives Used in Auto Body Manufacture
M. Klein, H. Ansari
Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc., Torrance, CA [USA]
9Inspection of Laser Generated Lamb Waves using Shearographic Interferometry
O. Focke, A. Hildebrand, C. Von Kopylow
BIAS – Bremen Institute of Applied Beam Technology, Bremen [Germany]
10Laser Generation and Detection of Zero-group Velocity Lamb Modes for Plate and Adhesive Disbond Characterization
D. Clorennec, D. Royer, C. Prada
Université Paris, ESPCI, Paris [France]
11Generation Laser Scanning Method for Visualizing Ultrasonic Waves Propagating on a 3-D Object
J. Takatsubo, H. Miyauchi, H. Tsuda, N. Toyama, K. Urabe, B. Wang
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tsukuba [Japan]
12Laser Ultrasonics in Cylindrical Rods and Fibers
D. Segur1, A. Shuvalov1, Y. Pan2, C. Rossignol1, B. Audoin1
1University Bordeaux, Talence [France]
2Tongji University , Shanghai [China]
13Laser Ultrasonic Inspection Based on In-Plane Detection and Shear Wave Generation
B. Pouet, N. Lefaudeux, P. Clemenceau, S. Breugnot
Bossa Nova Technologies, Venice, CA [USA]
14Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Rayleigh Waves on Spherical and Cylindrical Surfaces
D. Royer, D. Clorennec
Université Paris, ESPCI, Paris [France]
15Integrated Piezoelectric Ultrasonic Receivers on Metals for Laser Generated Ultrasound
K. Wu1, K. Wu2, C. Jen1, A. Kobayashi1, A. Blouin1
1National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
2McGill University, Montreal, Quebec [Canada]
16Wideband Focused Transducer Array for Optoacoustic Tomography
V. Simonova1, A. Karabutov2, T. Khokhlova2
1Russian Academy of Science (RAS), Shatura [Russia]
2Moscow State University (MSU), Moscow [Russia]
17Superheterodyne Detection of High Frequency Acoustic Waves
S. Bramhavar1, B. Pouet2, T. Murray1
1Boston University, Boston, MA [USA]
2Bossa Nova Technologies, Venice, CA [USA]
18Optical Detection of High-Frequency Ultrasound Using Polymer Microring Resonators
S. Huang, S. Chen, T. Ling, A. Maxswell, S. Ashkenazi, L. Guo
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI [USA]
19Acoustic Waves Generated by a Laser Line Source on the Surface of a Cylindrical Rod or Cavity
Y. Pan1, N. Chigarev2, C. Rossignol2, B. Audoin2
1Tongji University , Shanghai [China]
2University Bordeaux, Talence [France]
20Theory and Applications of Frequency Domain Laser Ultrasonics
T. Murray1, S. Bramhavar1, B. Pouet2
1Boston University, Boston, MA [USA]
2Bossa Nova Technologies, Venice, CA [USA]
21Measurement of Laser-Ultrasound using a Fiber Fabry-Perot Interferometer
C. Lim1, H. Park1, H. Huh1, M. Kang1, J. Oh1, Y. Nagata2, H. Yamada2, N. Hamada2
1POSCO Technical Research Laboratories, Pohang [South Korea]
2Nippon Steel Corporation, [Japan]
22Broadband All-Optical Ultrasound Transducer
Y. Hou1, J. Kim1, S. Ashkenazi1, S. Huang1, L. Guo1, M. O’Donnell2
1Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI [USA]
2University of Washington, Washington, DC [USA]
23Displacement and Deflection Sensitivity of Gas-coupled Laser Acoustic Detection
J. Caron1, J. Caron2
1Research Support Instruments, Lanham, Maryland [USA]
2Quarktet, Silver Spring, Maryland [USA]
24Laser Ultrasound for the Non Contact Characterisation of the Mechanical Properties of Materials
B. Culshaw1, B. Sorazu2, S. Pierc1, C. McKee1, G. Thursby1
1University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland [United Kingdom]
2University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland [United Kingdom]
25In vitro Picosecond Ultrasonics in a Single Cell
B. Audoin, C. Rossignol, N. Chigarev, M. Ducousso, M. Durrieu, F. Guillemot, G. Forget
University Bordeaux, Talence [France]
26Rapid Imaging of Microstructure using Spatially Resolved Acoustic Spectroscopy
S. Sharples, M. Clark, W. Li, M. Somekh
University of Nottingham, Nottingham [United Kingdom]
27Laser Ultrasound Technique for Nondestructive Characterization of Material Properties in Hydrogen-Charged Zircaloy Tubes
I. Liu, C. Yang
National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei [Taiwan, China]
28In-Situ Monitoring of Microstructure during Thermomechanical Simulations using Laser-Ultrasonics
A. Moreau1, S. Kruger1, M. Côté2, P. Bocher2
1National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
2École de Technologie Supérieure, Montreal, Quebec [Canada]
29Laser-Ultrasonic Monitoring of Metallurgical Transformations in Advanced Ultra-High Strength Steels
S. Kruger, A. Moreau, J. Monchalin
National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
30Laser-Ultrasonic Monitoring of Temperature Distribution of Material Surface during Heating
I. Ihara, M. Takahashi
Nagaoka University of Technology, Nagaoka [Japan]
31Application of Laser Ultrasonics to Studies of Recrystallisation and Grain Growth in Metals
B. Hutchinson, E. Lindh-Ulmgren, L. Carlson
Swerea KIMAB AB, Stockholm [Sweden]
32Elastic Constants and Microstructure of Amorphous SiO2 Thin Films Studied by Brillouin Oscillations
H. Ogi1, T. Shagawa1, N. Nakamura1, M. Hirao1, H. Odaka2, N. Kihara2
1Osaka University, Osaka [Japan]
2Asahi Glass Co. LTD, Yokohama [Japan]
33Alteration of the Elastic Properties of Steel and Cast Iron Caused by Hardening
B. Reitinger, T. Berer, O. Helm, P. Burgholzer
Upper Austrian Research GmbH (RECENDT), Linz [Austria]
34Non-Contact Resonant Ultrasound Spectroscopy for Elastic Constants Measurement
P. Sedlak1, P. Sedlak2, M. Landa1, H. Seiner2, H. Seiner1, L. Bicanová1, L. Heller1
1Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (ASCR), Prague [Czech Republic]
2Czech Technical University (CVUT), Prague [Czech Republic]
35Laser-Ultrasonic Evaluation of Thermal Spray Coatings
S. Kruger, D. Lévesque, C. Bescond, R. Lima, B. Maple, B. Campagne, A. Blouin, J. Monchalin
National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
36Laser-Ultrasonics for Microstructure Characterisation On-Line in Steel Processing
A. Hedin, E. Lindh-Ulmgren, M. Borg, B. Hutchinson, L. Carlson
Swerea KIMAB AB, Stockholm [Sweden]
37Propagation of Multiple Coherent-Acoustic-Phonon Transients in GaN Single Crystals
J. Zhang1, A. Belousov2, J. Karpinski2, R. Sobolewski1
1University of Rochester, Rochester, NY [USA]
2ETH Zürich-Swiss Federal Institute of Technology , Zürich [Switzerland]
38Anomalous Phonon-Vibration Frequencies in Metallic Ultrathin Films Studied by Resonant Acoustic-Phonon Spectroscopy and Ab-initio Calculations
H. Tanei, K. Kusakabe, Y. Kake, N. Nakamura, H. Ogi, M. Hirao
Osaka University, Osaka [Japan]
39Picosecond Ultrasonic Microscopy of Semiconductor Nanostructures
T. Grimsley, C. Dang, Q. Zhang, S. Che, F. Yang, G. Antonelli, A. Nurmikko, H. Maris
Brown University, Providence, RI [USA]
40Parallel Detection in Picosecond Ultrasonics with both Commercial and Custom Array Detection
R. Smith, M. Somekh, S. Sharples, M. Pitter, R. Light, N. Johnston
University of Nottingham, Nottingham [United Kingdom]
41Attenuation of Picosecond Ultrasonic Pulses in a thin Silicon Wafer
B. Daly1, K. Kang2, D. Cahill2
1Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY [USA]
2University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, [USA]
42Annealing Effect on Elastic Constant of Ultrathin Films Studied by Acoustic-Phonon Resonance Spectroscopy
N. Nakamura, T. Shagawa, H. Ogi, M. Hirao
Osaka University, Osaka [Japan]
43Picosecond Ultrasonics: a Technique Destined for BAW Technology
P. Emery1, A. Devos1, P. Ancey2
1Unité Mixte de Recherche CNRS, Villeneuve d’Ascq [France]
2ST Microelectronics, Crolles [France]
44Impact of Magnetic Impurities on Transient Propagation of Coherent Acoustic Phonons in II-VI Ternary Semiconductors
A. Cross1, A. Mycielski2, R. Sobolewski1
1University of Rochester, Rochester, NY [USA]
2Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN), Warsaw [Poland]
45Development and Applications of Laser-ultrasonic Testing in Nuclear Industry
M. Ochiai
Toshiba Corporation, Yokohama [Japan]
46Defect Detection and Residual Stress Measurement in Friction Stir Welds using Laser Ultrasonics
D. Lévesque1, L. Dubourg2, M. Lord1, M. Jahazi2, A. Blouin1
1National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
2National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Montreal, Quebec [Canada]
47Fourier Domain Reconstruction Methods in Laser Ultrasonics and Photoacoustic Imaging
P. Burgholzer1, T. Berer1, B. Reitinger1, R. Nuster2, G. Paltauf2
1Upper Austrian Research GmbH (RECENDT), Linz [Austria]
2Karl-Franzens-University, Graz [Austria]
48Laser Ultrasonics as an Alternative Inspection Method to Detect Microstructural Flaws in Aerospace Structures and Engines Manufactured by Advanced Metallic Material Processes
A. Blouin1, D. Lévesque1, M. Lord1, M. Dessendre2, H. Tretout2
1National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Boucherville, Quebec [Canada]
2Dassault Aviation, Argenteuil [France]
49Laser Ultrasonic Imaging of Structural Microcracks
J. Blackshire
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (AFB), Dayton, OH [USA]
50Non-Destructive Evaluation of Multi-layer Piping using Laser Ultrasonic Technique
T. Nakano
Japan Information Research Institute, Tokyo [Japan]
51Defect Detection by Laser-Ultrasonics in Friction Stir Welded Joints in Aluminium Profiles
A. Hedin, L. Carlson, M. Borg
Swerea KIMAB AB, Stockholm [Sweden]
52Applications of Laser Ultrasonics in the Pipeline Industry
M. Klein1, H. Ansari1, M. Tomar2, M. Fingerhut2, N. Portzgen2, D. Yu2, A. Volker3
1Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc., Torrance, CA [USA]
2Applus RTD, Houston, Tx [USA]
3TNO Science & Industry, Delft [Netherlands]