CNRS Senior Researcher

CNRS-Université de Poitiers-ISAE ENSMA

Téléport 2 – 1 avenue Clément Ader

BP 40109 – 86961 Futuroscope Chasseneuil Cedex


  • Laser-driven shocks
  • Dynamic behaviour of materials at extremely high strain rates (plasticity, phase transitions, damage, fragmentation, …)
  • Extreme states of matter (HP, HT)


  • Shock waves in condensed matter
  • Dynamic behaviour of materials
  • Simulation of highly dynamic processes


Book : “Ondes de choc et détonations, de la théorie aux applications”, P. Bauer, A. Chinnayya, T. de Rességuier, ed. Ellipses, Paris, 2015

Selected publications

  • T. de Rességuier, L. Signor, A. Dragon, G. Roy, Dynamic Fragmentation of Laser Shock-Melted Tin: Experiment and Modelling, Int. J. Fracture 163, pp. 109-119, 2010
  • L. Signor, T. de Rességuier, A. Dragon et al., Investigation of fragments size resulting from dynamic fragmentation in melted state of laser shock-loaded tin, Int. J. Impact Engineering 37, pp. 887-900, 2010
  • J. Gattacceca, M. Boustie, E. Lima, B.P. Weiss, T. de Rességuier, J.P. Cuq-Lelandais, Unraveling the simultaneous shock magnetization and demagnetization of rocks, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 182, pp. 42-49, 2010
  • T. de Rességuier, O.O Kurakevych et al., Structural changes and phase stability of graphitelike BC3 under explosive shock-wave loading, J. Appl. Phys. 108, 083522, 2010
  • E. Lescoute, T. de Rességuier et al., Ejection of spalled layers from laser shock-loaded metals, J. Appl. Phys. 108, 093510, 2010
  • G. Morard, T. de Rességuier et al., High power laser shock-induced dynamic fragmentation of iron foils, Phys. Rev. B 82, 174102, 2010
  • T. de Rességuier, E. Lescoute, D. Loison, J.M. Chevalier, F. Ducasse, Effects of cryogenic temperature on dynamic fragmentation of laser shock-loaded metal foils, J. Appl. Phys. 110, 123504, 2011
  • D. Loison, T. de Rességuier, A. Dragon et al., Skew Photonic Doppler Velocimetry to investigate the expansion of a cloud of droplets created by micro-spalling of laser shock-melted metal foils, J. Appl. Phys.112, 113520, 2012
  • T. de Rességuier, E. Lescoute, D. Loison, Influence of elevated temperature on stress wave propagation and spallation in laser shock-loaded iron, Phys. Rev. B 86, 214102, 2012
  • T. de Rességuier, E. Lescoute et al., Microjetting from grooved surfaces in metallic samples subjected to laser driven shocks, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 043525, 2014
  • G.I. Kanel, G.V. Garkushin, A.S. Savinykh, S.V. Razorenov, T. de Rességuier, W.G. Proud, M.R. Tyutin, Shock response of magnesium single crystals at normal and elevated temperatures, J. Appl. Phys. 116, 143504, 2014
  • C. Saint-Amans, P. Hébert, M. Doucet, T. de Rességuier, In-situ Raman spectroscopy and high-speed photography of a shocked triaminotrinitrobenzene-based explosive, J. Appl. Phys. 117 (2), 023102, 2015
  • N. Amadou, E. Brambrink, T. Vinci, A. Benuzzi-Mounaix, G. Huser, S. Brygoo, G. Morard, F. Guyot, T. de Rességuier et al., Probing iron at Super-Earth core conditions, Phys. of Plasmas 22 (2), 022705, 2015
  • N. Amadou, T. de Rességuier, E. Brambrink et al., Kinetics of the iron α-ε phase transition at high strain rates: Experiment and model, Phys. Rev. B 93, 214108, 2016
  • T. de Rességuier, C. Roland, G. Prudhomme et al., Influence of edge conditions on material ejection from periodic grooves in laser shock-loaded tin, J. Appl. Phys. 119 (18), 185108, 2016
  • C. Roland, T. de Rességuier, A. Sollier et al., Ejection of micron-scale fragments from triangular grooves in laser shock-loaded copper samples, J. of Dynamic Behavior of Materials 3 (2), 156-163, 2017
  • T. de Rességuier, S. Hemery, E. Lescoute, P. Villechaise, G.I. Kanel, S.V. Razorenov, Spall fracture and twinning in laser shock-loaded single-crystal magnesium, J. Appl. Phys. 121 (16), 165104, 2017
  • M.P. Olbinado et al., Ultra-high speed x-ray imaging of laser-driven shock compression using synchrotron light, J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 51, 055601, 2018
  • P. Pradel, F. Malaise, T. de Rességuier et al., Dynamic compaction of polyurethane foam: experiments and modelling, Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 227 (1-2), 3-16, 2018
  • N. Amadou, T. de Rességuier, A.Dragon, E. Brambrink, Coupling between plasticity and phase transition in shock and ramp-compressed single crystal iron, Phys. Rev. B 98 (2), 024104, 2018
  • T. de Rességuier, G. Prudhomme, C. Roland et al., Picosecond x-ray radiography of microjets expanding from laser shock-loaded grooves, J. Appl. Phys. 124 (6), 065106, 2018
  • M. Laurençon, T. de Rességuier, D. Loison et al., Effects of additive manufacturing on the dynamic response of AlSi10Mg to laser shock loading, Mat. Sc. and Eng. A 748, pp. 407-417, 2019
  • N. Amadou, T. de Rességuier, A.Dragon, E. Brambrink, Effects of orientation, lattice defects and temperature on plasticity and phase transition in ramp-compressed single crystal iron, Comp. Mat. Sc. 172, 109318, 2020
  • G. Prudhomme, T. de Rességuier, C. Roland et al., Velocity and mass density of the ejecta produced from sinusoidal grooves in laser shock-loaded tin, J. Appl. Phys. 128 (15), 155903, 2020