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     Catherine A. DAVY

      Full Professor in Civil engineering at Ecole Centrale de Lille from September 1st, 2014


      Member of the  Laboratoire de Mécanique de Lille (LML), since September 2007

      and until December 31st, 2017.

      Member of UCCS (UMR CNRS 8181) since October 2017. new


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Curriculum Vitae

December 8, 2010 :           Diploma for Research Supervision (Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches) from Lille 1 University

                                          Title : Influence of microstructure on the mechanical and hydraulic properties of coherent porous media

                                           Jury : Prof. F. Skoczylas (Scientific advisor), Prof. Jianfu Shao (LML), Prof. Luc Dormieux (ENPC),
                                           Prof. Behrouz Gatmiri (ANDRA), Laurent Jeannin (GDF/Suez), Jean Talandier (ANDRA)


Feb. 2004 - present :         Lecturer at Ecole Centrale de Lille


Sept. 2003 - Janv. 2004 :  Temporary Teaching Assistant at ENS Cachan (at its branch located in Brittany),

                      Teacher for students preparing the Agrégation de Mécanique

                      (highest French teaching level in Mechanics),

                      Researcher at the Laboratoire de Mécanique et Matériaux (L.M.M.),

                      now GeM, Nantes


2002 –2003 :                     Post-doctorate funded by the Région des Pays de la Loire

                      at EMI 99-03, Faculté de Chirurgie Dentaire, Nantes


30 octobre 2001 :              PhD defended at ENS Cachan


2001 – 2002 :                    Junior Visitor and later Research Associate (post-doctorate)

                      at the Cambridge University Engineering Department (UK)


1997-2000 :                       Preparation of a PhD at ENS Cachan, LMT

                      Speciality: Mechanics-Mechanical Engineering-Civil Engineering


Juin 1997 :                         Agrégation externe de Mécanique (B1) (highest French teaching level in Mechanics)


1996-1997 :                       3rd year student at ENS Cachan, Mechanical Engineering Department

                      Preparation to the national exam of Agrégation externe de Mécanique (B1)


Sept. 1996 :                       Master of Science (MSc) in Mechanical Engineering and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing

                      Université de Nantes / Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France


Juin 1996 :                        Engineering Diploma from Ecole Centrale de Nantes

                      Degree in Design-Manufacturing-Computer-Integrated Manufacturing



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Research interests

Current research interests

        Research contract with Storengy,

        Three year ANR/Andra project funded by the Plan d'Investissement d'Avenir (PIA) French scheme, entitled MACH3,

        on the design and optimization of binders allowing the trapping of hydrogen, applied to tritiated waste in collaboration

        with M. Rivenet (ENSCL / UCCS) and D. Lambertin (CEA Marcoule / LP2C).

          in relation with their hydraulic and mechanical properties: contribution of optical microscopy, SEM, FIB/SEM, TEM, STEM+EDS

Collaboration with the Centre Commun de Microscopie de Lille (Institut Chevreul), P. Levitz, P. Adler and Prof. D. Damidot

in the framework of research contracts with NEEDS MIPOR, GDF/Suez or Eurovia.

          Collaboration with Pieter Bertier, Clay and Interface Mineralogy Department, RWTH, Aachen, Germany.

          Collaboration with the GeoInstitute, Division of Geology, KU Leuven, Belgium (O. Faÿ-Gomord / R. Swennen).

          Collaboration with L2MGC (J. Wassermann), Cergy-Pontoise/France in the framework of the Labex PATRIMA (Within and Prevent

          research projects on the preservation of heritage sites by the in situ monitoring of their saturation state)
        Research contract with ANDRA


Former research interests

Collaboration with Prof. F. Skoczylas in the framework of research contracts with ANDRA (French Nuclear

Waste Management Agency), and academic cooperations with LML (Prof. J. F. Shao) and LMSGC (Prof. L. DormieuxE. Lemarchand).

          membrane fuell cells (PEMFCs)
         
          Collaboration with Prof. F. Skoczylas, in the framework of the ANR project Chameau (Water Management in PEMFCs).
Collaboration with Prof. A. Poitou at the Civil Engineering and Mechanics Research Institute (GeM) - 4 months.
Research project of the Laboratory of Engineering for Dental Applications (LIAD) at the Dental Surgery Faculty

of Nantes, supervised by Prof. J.-M. Bouler, funded by the Région des Pays de la Loire and by a joint partnership

with INSERM/CNRS and the IRCCyN research laboratory (Ecole Centrale de Nantes and Université de Nantes).

Research project of the Cambridge University Engineering Department (United Kingdom),

supervised by Prof. N. A. Fleck, in partnership with Prof. M. D. Bolton and British Sugar.

PhD of ENS Cachan, supervised by Prof. D. Marquis, prepared at the Laboratoire de Mécanique et Technologie

in partnership with CEA and defended on October 30th, 2001.
Master's thesis in Mechanical Engineering  at Ecole Centrale de Nantes, defended in September 1996.

Invited seminars

        Department of Engineering, hosted by the Geotechnical Society, Grande-Bretagne, November 29th, 2017. new           jusqu'au nanomètre", IFPEN, Rueil-Malmaison, France, March 23rd, 2017.             at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, GeoInstitute, Belgium, May 6th, 2016.             au CERMES (Head: P. Delage), ENPC/Institut Navier, France, March 31st, 2015.
            leur microstructure fine" au PECSA (Physicochimie des Electrolytes, Colloïdes, et Sciences Analytiques, UMR CNRS 7195),

            Head : Pierre Levitz, Université Pierre et Marie Curie/CNRS/Ecole Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielle (Paris, France), November 30th 2012.
            of the scientific workshop "Atelier H2 dans le stockage HA et MAVL" organisé par le Groupement de recherche CNRS - CEA/DEN - ANDRA - EDF

            (GNR 1115, programme interdépartemental PACEN), December 9th, 2010 at Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Paris ENSCP- Chimie Paristech,

            Paris, France.
            "Rock Mechanics Analysis Workshop" organized by NAGRA (www.nagra.ch), June 3-4, 2009.

Other research activities

           Ecole Centrale de Lille (90 attendees), comprising a workshop within the framework of the FP7 European Project Forge.           Contribution of Transfer Properties", within the international conference PLSE2012, Hong-Kong Polytechnic

          University, December 5-7, 2012.         for the Journal of the Physics and Chemistry of the Earth (Elsevier Ed.) since 2008,

        for the Journal of Hydrology (Elsevier Ed.) since 2009,

        for the International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology (Wiley-Blackwell Ed.) since 2010,

        for Cement and Concrete Research (Ed. Elsevier) since 2010,

        for the Journal of Hazardous Materials (Ed. Elsevier), Composites Part B: Engineering (Ed. Elsevier)

        Fuel (Ed. Elsevier), Mineralogical Magazine (ed. by the Mineralogical Society, UK)

        Journal of Environmental Management (Ed. Elsevier)
  
        International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences (Ed. Elsevier)

        Journal of Materials in civil Engineering (ASCE) since 2013, Transport in Porous Media (Ed. Springer) since 2014, and Geofluids since 2017. new

        in 2007 and 2009.         (Comité Français d'Evaluation de la Coopération Universitaire et Scientifique avec le Brésil, COFECUB) in 2009.



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Publications


WARNING: Copyright of the papers below rests with a variety of different parties. They are made available solely

on the same basis that I would supply a single copy of a paper to an individual. It is up to you to ensure that your use

of a paper does not infringe copyright law.

French Patent :

pour matériau fragile'', French Patent FR 2815713, published on April 26th 2002 (see INPI website: www.inpi.fr).


Papers published in Refereed International Journals:

        characterization of the 3D pore network by FIB/SEM, towards the understanding of fluid transport", accepted by

        the Journal of Petroleum Sciences and Engineering, May 2017. new
        Mbodiene attapulgite", Journal of African Earth Sciences, Vol. 135, pp. 186-203, September 2017. new         Effect of temperature and cement type on shrinkage, accepté par Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 99, pp. 70-85, 2017. new
        the use of Monte-Carlo modeling of EDS analyses, and an extension to the ettringite group minerals", accepted by the Journal of Microscopy,

        doi:10.1111/jmi.12589, May 2017. new
        "On shrinkage and structure changes of pure and blended Portland cements and concretes",  accepté par le Journal

        of the American Ceramic Society
, doi:10.1111/jace.14915, April 2017. new         Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, Vol. 239, pp. 272-286, 2017.new          94, 043316, 2016.         pore network", Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, , Vol. 228 pp. 64-85, 2016.         of the pore volume", Oil and Gas Science and Technology (OGST), Vol. 71, pp. 51-77, 2016.         of COx claystone", Marine and Petroleum Geology, Volume 65, Pages 63- 82, 2015, doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2015.04.004.
        after diffuse damage", http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0001028, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering (ASCE), 2015.         Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, Volume 170, 1, Pages 10-27, December 2014.
        a laboratory investigation", International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Science, Vol.65, pp.75-85, 2014.        under progressive ageing, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.55, pp. 1-13, 2014.         under confinement",  Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.49, pp. 10-20, 2013.         of Haubourdin chalk", International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Science, Vol. 58, pp. 149-165, 2013.         of two industrial concretes", Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 42 (7), pp. 1001-1013, 2012.
          Applied Clay Science, Vol. 56, pp. 36-47, 2012.           of high performance concretes", Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 42, pp. 384-396, 2012.         properties of mortar containing heat-induced micro-cracks", Cement and Concrete Composites, Volume 32, Issue 9,

        pp. 678-685, 2010.         of a mortar added with Treated Sediment Aggregates (TSA)", Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 40, pp. 1609-1619, 2010.            International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.805, Vol. 34, Issue 4, pp. 357-382

            (36 pages), March 2010
.             of Fractured Geomaterials, Transport in Porous Media, Vol. 84(1), pp. 1-19, 2010.
            in cement-based materials under temperature", Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 39, pp. 1139-1148 (10 pages),

            http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconres.2009.07.015, 2009.

            and Mechanical Properties of Fractures", Transport in Porous Media, Vol. 79, N. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11242-008-9326-5,

            September 2009.

            Cement and Concrete Research, , pp. 195-205 (11 pages), Vol. 39, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconres.2008.12.001, 2009.
          Applied Clay Science, Vol. 42, Issues 3-4, pp.639-648, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clay.2008.05.005, 2009.
            mechanical, shrinkage and transport properties of a mortar", Cement and Concrete Research, pp. 727-736 (11 pages),

         Vol. 38, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconres.2008.02.007, 2008.            Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, pp. 667-680 (14 pages), Vol. 32, Issue 8-14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pce.2006.02.055, 2007.
Vol. 52, Issue 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2004.04.011, 2004.
Architecture after Implantation of an Injectable Bone Substitute'', Key Engineering Materials, pp. 55-58 (4 pages),

Vol. 254-256, http://www.ttp.net/0-87849-866-4.html, 2004.
pp. 15-24 (10 pages), Vol. 24, Issue 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0261-3069(02)00087-0, 2003.
Journal of Materials Science, pp.1231-1238 (8 pages), Vol. 38, Issue 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1022861804903, 2003.

Papers submitted to Refereed International Journals:

        FIB/SEM and SAXS, submitted to the Journal of the American Ceramic Society, November  2017. new
        Implications for macroscopic fluid transport, submitted to Cement and Concrete Research, September 2017. new
        in preparation for Acta Materialia, November 2017. new
        in preparation for the Journal of Materials Science, September 2017.new         Hydrology,  March 2016.
         of a high performance concrete (HPC)", in preparation for Cement and Concrete Research, May 2015.


Book chapters :
            In: Christophe Tournassat, Carl I. Steefel, Ian C. Bourg and Faȹza Bergaya, Editor(s), Developments in Clay Science, Elsevier, Volume 6, Pages 227-267,

            ISSN 1572-4352, ISBN 9780081000274, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-100027-4.00007-3, 2015. new

            (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780081000274000073)         Formations in the Context of Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste – Review and Analysis », OECD Nuclear Energy Agency report n.6184,

        ISBN 978-92-64-99095-1, synthesis report (in English) for different European research institutes (NEA/RWM/Clay Club OECD- Nuclear Energy

        Agency Radioactive Waste Management Committee Integration Group for the Safety Case (IGSC) « CLAY CLUB », Issy-les-Moulineaux, France),

        Contribution to a chapter (Annex 5), 2010.
        to « Chapitre 8 : Propriétés physiques », 182 pages, France, 2012.

International Conference papers:

        of a natural claystone, Workshop of the International Research Group (GDRI) "Multi-scale Materials Under the Nanoscope" (M2UN) Acropolis Museum,

        Athens, October 2017. new         of a High Performance Concrete by 3D FIB/SEM - Implications for macroscopic fluid transport, Workshop of the International Research Group (GDRI)

        "Multi-scale Materials Under the Nanoscope" (M2UN) Acropolis Museum, Athens, October 2017. new         to investigate the 3D pore network of industrial cement pastes, Best Poster Award and 10 pages paper in the Proceedings of the 16th Euroseminar

        on the Microscopy of Building Materials (EMABM), Les Diablerets, Switzerland, 14-17 May 2017. new         Progressive drying shrinkage and structure changes of pure and blended Portland concretes under temperature, 4 pages, Proceedings of the 16th Euroseminar

        on Microscopy Applied to Building Materials, Les Diablerets, Switzerland, 14-17 May 2017. new         the multiscale pore network of a natural shale, EPJ Web of Conferences 140, 12016 (2017), DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/201714012016, Powders & Grains Conference,

        Montpellier, July 3rd-7th, 2017. new
        towards the understanding of fluid transport, Proceedings of the 6th Biot Conference on Poromechanics, ENPC/IFSTTAR/CNRS, Champs-sur-Marne,

        July 9th-13rd, 2017. new         Callovo-Oxfordian claystone, Norris, S., Bruno, J., Van Geet, M.&Verhoef, E. (eds) Radioactive Waste Confinement: Clays

        in Natural and Engineered Barriers. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 443, doi.org/10.1144/SP443.23, 2016.         from their 3D nanoscopic pore network, 35 minutes keynote presentation, Mol, Belgium, March 10-11th, 2016.          and transfer properties of a tight gas sandstone, 2015 Society of Core Analysts Symposium, St John's Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada,

        article SCA090, 16-21 August 2015.          St John's Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, article SCA091, 16-21 August 2015.            Euradwaste 2013, Vilnius, Lithuania, 14-16 October 2013.          Journées Multiphasiques du GDR MoMaS, 7-9 October 2013.         Proceedings of  the 5th Biot's Conference on Poromechanics (10 pages), Vienna (Austria), 10-12th July 2013.
        oral presentation to the 3rd Workshop on the Testing of Low Permeability Materials, 27-28th February 2013, BGS (Keyworth), UK.         of gas pathways", full paper and oral presentation to the International Symposium and workshop on Gas generation and migration:

        Implications for the performance of geological repositories for radioactive waste disposal, FORGE EU project Dissemination Symposium,

        Luxemburg, 5-7th February 2013.         of two high performance concretes after damage", full paper (10 pages) and oral presentation to the international conference PLSE2012,

        Hong Kong, China
, 5-7th December 2012.         undisturbed and self-sealed COx claystone", oral presentation at a plenary session of the 5th International Meeting on Clays in Natural

        and Engineered
Barriers for Radioactive Waste Management, Montpellier, 22-25th October, 2012.         network of a Callovo-Oxfordian claystone", poster presented at the 5th International Meeting on Clays in Natural and Engineered Barriers

        for Radioactive
Waste Management, Montpellier, 22-25th October, 2012.         poster presented at the 5th International Meeting on Clays in Natural and Engineered Barriers for Radioactive Waste Management,

        Montpellier, 22-25th October, 2012.
        of two industrial concretes", 8 pages, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Microdurability, Amsterdam,

        The Netherlands
, 11-13 April 2012.           after heat-cycling: effect of microstructure changes", 7 pages, Proceedings of the XIIth International Congress

          on the Chemistry of
Cement, Madrid, 3-8 July 2011.
          of hydrostatic stress and water saturation rate", 7 pages, Proceedings of the XIIth International Congress

          on the Chemistry of
Cement, Madrid, 3-8 July 2011.
          and microstructure changes", 7 pages, Proceedings of the XIIth International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement,

          Madrid, 3-8
July 2011.
          cement paste under high temperature and confinement", 7 pages, Proceedings of the XIIth International Congress

          on the Chemistry of
Cement, Madrid, 3-8th, July 2011.
          from Tight Gas Reservoirs: a laboratory investigation", 8 pages, Proceedings of the international conference 45th US Rock Mechanics

          Geomechanics Symposium ARMA San Francisco, USA, 26-29th, June 2011.
          approaches", 8 pages, Proceedings of the international conference 45th US Rock Mechanics Geomechanics Symposium ARMA San Francisco,

          USA
,  26-29th, June 2011.           an experimental investigation", Proceedings of the International Symposium on Plasticity 2011, Puerto Vallarta,

          Mexico, 3-8 January 2011.           and numerical approaches", Proceeding of the international conference Clays in Natural and Engineered Barriers for Radioactive

          Waste Management -
4th International Meeting, Nantes, France, March 29th -April 1st, 2010.
          experiments and micro-mechanical modelling", Proceedings of the 4th International Biot Conference on Poromechanics,

          New York, USA,
June 8-10, 2009.
        (NAGRA, Mont Terri Project), 30min invited Keynote Lecture presented by C. A. Davy, Unterägeri, Switzerland, 3-4 June 2009.
        Proceedings of the International Symposium on Plasticity, St Thomas, Virgin Islands, USA, January 2009.        Proceedings of the international conference CONCREEP 2008, Ise Shima, Japan, October 2008.
        freeze/thawing resistance of a mortar", Proceedings of the international conference CONCREEP 2008, Ise Shima, Japan, October 2008.
        permeability assessment", Proceedings of the international conference GEOPROC 2008, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France, 1-5 June 2008.         Proceedings of the international conference GEOPROC 2008, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France, 1-5 June 2008.         and swelling properties - Experimental and modelling approaches '', pp. 513-514, Abstracts of the 3rd International Meeting

        on Clays in Natural and Engineered Barriers for Radioactive Waste Confinement
, Lille, France, 17-20 September 2007.
        in macro-fractured geomaterials", Abstracts of Modelling of Heterogeneous Materials with Applications in Construction

        and Biomedical Engineering, ECCOMAS Thematic Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 25-27 June 2007.
gas and water testing'', pp. 209-210, Abstracts of the 2nd International Meeting on Clays in Natural and Engineered

Barriers for Radioactive Waste Confinement, Tours, France, 14-18th March 2005.
Bone Architecture after Implantation of an Injectable Bone Substitute'', Vol. 16, pp. 55-58, Proceedings of the 16th International

Symposium on Ceramics in Medicine Bioceramics16, Trans. Tech. Publ., Porto, Portugal, November 2003.
under complex loading'', Vol. 1, pp. 741-746, Elsevier Ed., European Conference on Advances in Mechanical Behaviour,

Plasticity and Damage, EUROMAT2000, Tours, France, November 2000.
carbon-carbon composite under uniaxial loading'', 12th International Conference on Composite Materials ICCM12,

Paris, France, July 1999.

Contributions submitted to International Conferences:

        for macroscopic fluid transport, Workshop of the CNRS/MIT GDRI M2UN (Multiscale Materials Under the Nanoscope), Athens, 9-11 November 2017. new         claystone, Workshop of the CNRS/MIT GDRI M2UN (Multiscale Materials Under the Nanoscope), Athens, 9-11 November 2017. new

Papers in Refereed National French Journals:

        d'une argilite fracturée", Revue Européenne de Génie Civil, pp 763-773, Vol. 11, n. 6, 2007. Download paper here

French national conference papers:

          (in English) Proceedings of the national French colloquium Transfert2012/Workshop Forge, ISBN 978-2-915913-28-6, pp. 476-485 (10 pages),

          March 20-22, 2012.           sous confinement croissant", Proceedings of the national French colloquium Transfert2012, ISBN 978-2-915913-28-6, pp. 503-514 (11 pages),

          March 20-22, 2012.           le béton CEMI", Proceedings of the national French colloquium Transfert2012, ISBN 978-2-915913-28-6, pp. 151-159 (8 pages),

          March 20-22, 2012.           sur la perméabilité au gaz des grès tight", Proceedings of the national French colloquium Transfert2012, ISBN 978-2-915913-28-6,

          pp. 231-240 (9 pages), March 20-22, 2012.           des supports de GDL", paper (6 pages) and oral presentation (in French) at the S13 session on Porous Materials at the XIXth

          French Congress
in Mechanics CFM'09, Marseille, 24-28 August 2009.           à matrice cimentaire après chauffage", paper (6 pages) and oral presentation (in French) at the S14 session on Multiphysics Couplings

          at the XIXth French Congress in Mechanics CFM'09, Marseille, 24-28 August 2009.           Validation expérimentale", paper (6 pages) and oral presentation (in French) at the S13 session on Porous Materials at the XIXth

          French Congress
in Mechanics CFM'09, Marseille, 24-28 August 2009.
d'argilites macro-fissurées sous chargement hydrostatique'', Proceedings of the French colloquium Transfert 2006,

Lille (France), 1-2 February 2006.
d'une argilite fracturée'', Proceedings of the French colloquium Transfert 2006, Lille (France), 1-2 February 2006.
carbone-carbone 3D sous chargement complexe'', pp. 765-773, AMAC, O. Allix, C. Cluzel et J. Lamon Eds.,

12èmes Journées Françaises sur les Composites JNC12, Cachan (France), 15-16 November 2000.
et de rupture d'un composite carbone-carbone 3D sous sollicitations uniaxiales'', 14th French AUM Congress,

Toulouse (France), September 1999.





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Teaching

in Mechanics  (Mechanics of Continuous Media, Structural Analysis, Technology and Manufacturing)

and Industrial Materials Science (Physical properties and behaviour, Metallurgy, Ruin).
          Continuous Media (4th year after highschool) and in Durability of Geo-materials (4th year after highschool).
                    of Ceramics and Powdered Metals) and Materials for Civil Engineering Applications.



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