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Professor Roger OHAYON


Professor, Chair of Mechanics

Date de naissance : 03/01/1942

Lieu de naissance : Meknes (Maroc)


Career: 970-1992: ONERA, division head, Structural Mechanics and Coupled Systems, scientific deputy at the Structure Directorate. 1992-…: professor at Conservatoire national des arts et metiers (CNAM), chair of Mechanics/Structural Mechanics and Coupled Systems Lab. Consultant at ONERA. Expertise: computational mechanics. Structural dynamics and vibrations. Fluid-structure interaction. Structural-acoustics. Intelligent adaptive structures and systems.

Medals & distinctions: Com. Palmes Ac./Brazil Nat.Acad.Eng. Mem. / AIAA, ASME, IACM, AAAF Fellow / Fr. Acad. Sc., EASD, ECCOMAS, IACM, AIAA, ASME, SPIE Awards,HUMBOLDT Res Award

Works & publications: 120 papers in Int. J. Mem. - Edit. Board 14 Int. J. (assoc. ed. JIMSS, AIAA J.). Co-author of one book in French and two books in English on Fluid-Structure Interaction (Wiley, 95), Vibroacoustics (Acad.Press, 98, CUP 2014), Mem. of Org. Committees of Int.Comp.Mech.Confs and Smart Structures.

Air & Space Academy:
Board of governors: Membership:
None. Regular member ( 2001 )
Section(s): Commission(s):
1 - Scientific knowledge (member)
Space ()

Events diary
L’A320 : la longue histoire d’un grand succès
Tuesday 28 March 2017
Public Session
Thursday 30 March 2017
De Jupiter à Pluton, les
Thursday 06 April 2017
Le programme Hermès : le rêve européen du vol habité indépendant
Thursday 06 April 2017
Entretiens de Toulouse 2017
Wednesday 19 April 2017
Propulsion spatiale par plasma
Thursday 08 June 2017
The climate needs Space
Tuesday 10 October 2017
All events

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No.40 - Present and Future of Civilian Drones No.40 - Present and Future of Civilian Drones
Airports and their Challenges Airports and their Challenges



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