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Fabrice BARDIN

Positions :

2017- Today : 

Full professor, University of Nîmes, MIPA, Place Gabriel Péri, Site des Carmes, 30000 Nîmes, France 

2007-2017 :

Assistant professor, University of Nîmes, Institut d'Electronique et des Systèmes, Nîmes, France

2006-2007 :

Resseach associate, Laboratoire Charles Fabry, Institut d’Optique Graduate School, France

2002-2006 :

Resseach associate, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland


PhD Thesis, Laboratoire Hubert Curien, University of Saint-Etienne, France


Research topics : Biophotonics, Physiological Optics


Roles & Responsibilities : Head of Visual Science school (Licence professionnelle Optique,  Master Sciences de la Vision)


Publications (peer-reviewed journals) : 2002 - 2007

(8) F. Bardin, S. Kloss, C. Wang, A. J. Moore, A. Jourdain, I. De Wolf, and D. P. Hand, Laser bonding of glass to silicon using polymer for microsystems packaging, Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (JMEMS), 16 (3): 571-580, 2007.
(7) R. McBride, F. Bardin, M. Gross, D. P. Hand, J. D. C. Jones and A. J. Moore, Modelling and calibration of bending strains for iterative laser forming. J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys, Vol. 38, 4027- 4036, 2005.
(6) F. Bardin, S. Morgan, S. Williams, R. McBride, A. Moore, J. D. C. Jones, D. P. Hand, Process control of laser conduction welding by thermal imaging measurement using a color camera. Applied Optics, Vol 44, 6841-6848, 2005.
(5) F. Bardin, A. Cobo, J. M. Lopez-Higuera, O. Collin, P. Aubry, T. Dubois, M. Högström, P. Nylen, P. Jonsson, J. D. C. Jones and D. P. Hand, Optical techniques for real-time penetration monitoring for laser welding. Applied Optics, Vol. 44, 3869-3876, 2005.
(4) A. Cobo, F. Bardin, J. Mirapeix, D. P. Hand, J. D. C. Jones, J. M. Lopez-Higuera, Optoelectronic device for non-invasive focal point measurement and control of the laser welding process. Meas. Sci. Technol., Vol. 16, Issue 3, 2005.
(3) F. Bardin, A. Cobo, J. M. Lopez-Higuera, O. Collin, P. Aubry, T. Dubois, M. Högström, P. Nylen, P. Jonsson, J. D. C. Jones and D. P. Hand, Closed-loop power and focus control of laser welding for full penetration monitoring. Applied Optics, Vol. 44, 13-21, 2005
(2) M. Chomát, D. Berková, V. Matejec, I. Kasík, G. Kuncová, H. Gagnaire, A. Trouillet and F. Bardin, Optical detection of toluene in water by using IGI fibers. Materials Science and Engineering: C, Vol. 21, Issues 1-2, 211-215, 2002.
(1) F. Bardin, I. Kasik, A. Trouillet, V. Matejec, H. Gagnaire, M. Chomat, Surface plasmon resonance sensor using an optical fiber with an inverted graded-index profile. Applied Optics, Vol. 41, 2514-2520, 2002.

Patents :
C. Wang, F. Bardin, D.P. Hand, Laser assisted system and method for bonding of surfaces; Microcavity for packaging MEMS devices, US2011061884A1, 2006.

Journal articles13 documents

  • Charles Leroux, Christophe Fontvieille, Conor Leahy, Isabelle Marc, Fabrice Bardin. Predicting the effects of defocus blur on contrast sensitivity with a model-based metric of retinal image quality. Journal of the Optical Society of America. A Optics, Image Science, and Vision, Optical Society of America, 2022, 39 (10), pp.1866-1873. ⟨10.1364/JOSAA.464034⟩. ⟨hal-03786974⟩
  • Charles-Edouard Leroux, Conor Leahy, Christophe Fontvieille, Fabrice Bardin. The random walk of accommodation fluctuations. Biomedical optics express, Optical Society of America - OSA Publishing, 2021, 12 (11), pp.6897. ⟨10.1364/boe.433926⟩. ⟨hal-03377456⟩
  • Charles Leroux, Elise Bouchet, Pauline Espinasse, Christophe Fontvieille, Fabrice Bardin. Correlation between Contrast Sensitivity and Modulation Transfer Functions. Optometry and Vision Science, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2021, Publish Ahead of Print, ⟨10.1097/OPX.0000000000001795⟩. ⟨hal-03351965⟩
  • Lambert Paris, Isabelle Marc, Benoit Charlot, Michel Dumas, Jean Valmier, et al.. Millisecond infrared laser pulses depolarize and elicit action potentials on in-vitro dorsal root ganglion neurons. Biomedical optics express, Optical Society of America - OSA Publishing, 2017, 8 (10), pp.4568-4578. ⟨10.1364/BOE.8.004568⟩. ⟨hal-01590733⟩
  • Vasyl Mytskaniuk, Fabrice Bardin, Hassan Boukhaddaoui, Tricaud Nicolas, Hervé Rigneault. Implementation of a Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering (CARS) System on a Ti:Sapphire and OPO Laser Based Standard Laser Scanning Microscope.. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE, JoVE, 2016, 113, pp.e54262. ⟨10.3791/54262⟩. ⟨hal-01345993⟩
  • Marion Burland, Lambert Paris, Patrice Quintana, Jean-Michel Bec, Lucie Diouloufet, et al.. Neurite growth acceleration of adult Dorsal Root Ganglion neurons illuminated by low-level Light Emitting Diode light at 645 nm. Journal of Biophotonics, Wiley, 2015, 8 (6), pp.480-488. ⟨10.1002/jbio.201400052⟩. ⟨hal-01398771⟩
  • Benoit Charlot, Fabrice Bardin, Nicolas Sanchez, Pascale Roux, Sandrine Teixeira, et al.. Elongated unique DNA strand deposition on microstructured substrate by receding meniscus assembly and capillary force. Biomicrofluidics, American Institute of Physics, 2014, 8, ⟨10.1063/1.4863575⟩. ⟨hal-01545621⟩
  • Emmanuel Albert, Jean Michel Bec, Karim Chekroud, Cécile Travo, Sophie Gaboyard, et al.. TRPV4 channels mediate the infrared laser-evoked response in sensory neurons. Journal of Neurophysiology, American Physiological Society, 2012, 107 (12), pp.3227-3234. ⟨10.1152/jn.00424.2011⟩. ⟨hal-01398845⟩
  • Jean-Michel Bec, Emmanuelle S. Albert, Isabelle Marc, Gilles Desmadryl, Cécile Travo, et al.. Characteristics of laser stimulation by near infrared pulses of retinal and vestibular primary neurons. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, Wiley, 2012, 44 (9), pp.736-745. ⟨10.1002/lsm.22078⟩. ⟨hal-00744764⟩
  • E.S. Albert, J.M. Bec, Fabrice Bardin, Isabelle Marc, O. Payet, et al.. Exploring Molecular Mechanisms That Underlie Cellular Response to Laser Stimulation in Retinal Ganglion Cells. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 2010, 51 (13), pp.2371685. ⟨hal-03483494⟩
  • Fabrice Bardin, Alain Bellemain, Gisèle Roger, Michael Canva. Surface plasmon resonance spectro-imaging sensor for biomolecular surface interaction characterization. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, Elsevier, 2009, 24, pp.2100-2105. ⟨hal-00546897⟩
  • Mohamed Nakkach, Pierre Lecaruyer, Fabrice Bardin, Jouar Sakly, Zohra Ben Lakhdar, et al.. Absorption and related optical dispersion effects on the spectral response of a surface plasmon resonance sensor. Applied optics, Optical Society of America, 2008, 47, pp.6177-6182. ⟨hal-00629009⟩
  • Mohamed Nakkach, Pierre Lecaruyer, Fabrice Bardin, Jouar Sakly, Zohra Ben Lakhdar, et al.. Multispectral imaging of a biochip based surface plasmon resonance. African Physical Review, 2007, 1, pp.37-39. ⟨hal-00664475⟩