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Félicien Bonnefoy

Current position

Assistant professor of Hydrodynamics
Centrale Nantes
Ocean Waves and Wave Energy Conversion group


Nonlinearity in water-wave propagation

Wave-structure interaction with application to floating wind turbine


  • 2006-2008 : Post-Doc, Centrale Nantes with P. Ferrant
  • 2005-2006 : Post-Doc, Oxford University, with R. Eatock-Taylor et P.H. Taylor


  • 2005 : PhD at Centrale Nantes, LMF, Experimental and numerical modelling of complex sea states with P. Ferrant
  • 2001 : Master Fluid Dynamic and Transfert, Centrale Nantes
  • 1999 : Bachelor in Matter Sciences, ENSL

Guillaume Michel   

Journal articles3 documents

  • Guillaume Michel, Félicien Bonnefoy, Guillaume Ducrozet, Gaurav Prabhudesai, Annette Cazaubiel, et al.. Emergence of Peregrine solitons in integrable turbulence of deep water gravity waves. Physical Review Fluids, American Physical Society, 2020, 5, pp.082801(R). ⟨10.1103/PhysRevFluids.5.082801⟩. ⟨hal-02914100⟩
  • Eric Falcon, Guillaume Michel, Gaurav Prabhudesai, Annette Cazaubiel, Michaël Berhanu, et al.. Saturation of the inverse cascade in surface gravity-wave turbulence. Physical Review Letters, American Physical Society, 2020, 125, pp.134501. ⟨10.1103/PhysRevLett.125.134501⟩. ⟨hal-02915810⟩
  • Félicien Bonnefoy, F Haudin, Guillaume Michel, Benoit Semin, Thomas Humbert, et al.. Observation expérimentale en bassin à vagues des interactions résonantes à quatre ondes. La Houille Blanche - Revue internationale de l'eau, EDP Sciences, 2017. ⟨hal-01563214⟩