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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

Michael Berhanu    Thomas Humbert   

Journal articles3 documents

  • Guillaume Michel, Benoît Semin, Annette Cazaubiel, Florence Haudin, Thomas Humbert, et al.. Self-similar gravity wave spectra resulting from the modulation of bound waves. Physical Review Fluids, American Physical Society, 2018, 3 (5), pp.054801. ⟨10.1103/PhysRevFluids.3.054801⟩. ⟨hal-01829955⟩
  • 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⟩
  • Félicien Bonnefoy, Florence Haudin, Guillaume Michel, Benoît Semin, Thomas Humbert, et al.. Observation of resonant interactions among surface gravity waves. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2016, 805, ⟨10.1017/jfm.2016.576⟩. ⟨hal-01341862v2⟩