Xiaoping JIA

Xiaoping JIA

at Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée

Tel.: +33 (0)1 80 96 30 43
Fax.: +33 (0)1 80 96 33 55
Room: R24
Mail: xiaoping.jia (arobase) espci.fr

Research interests

  • Multiscale acoustics in granular media
  • Coherent elastic waves and multiple ultrasound scattering in heterogeneous media
  • Contact mechanics, friction and adhesion
  • Nonlinear acoustics in granular materials
  • Acoustic probing/trigerring of dense granular flow or interfacial sliding. Applications to geophyics
  • Laser ultrasonics and guided elastic waves

Publications at Institut Langevin

Drastic slowdown of the Rayleigh-like wave in unjammed granular suspensions.
Brum, J., J. L. Gennisson, M. Fink, A. Tourin, and X. Jia.
Physical Review E 99, no. 4 (2019).
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Ultrasonic tracking of a sinking ball in a vibrated dense granular suspension.
van den Wildenberg, S., X. Jia, J. Léopoldès, and A. Tourin.
Scientific Reports 9, no. 1 (2019).
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On the Link Between External Forcings and Slope Instabilities in the Piton de la Fournaise Summit Crater, Reunion Island.
Durand, V., A. Mangeney, F. Haas, X. Jia, F. Bonilla, A. Peltier, C. Hibert, V. Ferrazzini, P. Kowalski, F. Lauret et al.
Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface 123, no. 10 (2018): 2422–2442.
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An instrument for studying granular media in low-gravity environment.
Aumaître, S., R. P. Behringer, A. Cazaubiel, E. Clément, J. Crassous, D. J. Durian, E. Falcon, S. Fauve, D. Fischer, A. Garcimartín et al.
Review of Scientific Instruments 89, no. 7 (2018).
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Dynamic induced softening in frictional granular materials investigated by discrete-element-method simulation.
Lemrich, L., J. Carmeliet, P. A. Johnson, R. Guyer, and X. Jia.
Physical Review E 96, no. 6 (2017).
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Time reversal of ultrasound in granular media.
Harazi, M., Y. Yang, M. Fink, A. Tourin, and X. Jia.
European Physical Journal: Special Topics 226, no. 7 (2017): 1487–1497.
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Sound velocity fluctuations in confined granular materials: Coarse-graining lengths and elastic heterogeneities.
Van Den Wildenberg, S., A. Tourin, and X. Jia.
Epl 115, no. 3 (2016).
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Softening of stressed granular packings with resonant sound waves.
Reichhardt, C. J. O., L. M. Lopatina, X. Jia, and P. A. Johnson.
Physical Review E 92, no. 2 (2015).
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Probing the effect of particle shape on the rigidity of jammed granular solids with sound speed measurements.
van den Wildenberg, S., Y. Yang, and X. Jia.
Granular Matter 17, no. 4 (2015): 419–426.
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Sound pulse broadening in stressed granular media.
Langlois, V. J., and X. Jia.
Physical Review E – Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 91, no. 2 (2015).
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Perturbation of the yield-stress rheology of polymer thin films by nonlinear shear ultrasound.
Léopoldès, J., G. Conrad, and X. Jia.
Physical Review E – Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 91, no. 1 (2015).
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Acoustic probing of elastic behavior and damage in weakly cemented granular media.
Langlois, V., and X. Jia.
Physical Review E 89, no. 2 (2014).
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Onset of sliding in amorphous films triggered by high-frequency oscillatory shear.
Léopoldès, J., G. Conrad, and X. Jia.
Physical Review Letters 110, no. 24 (2013).
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Evolution of granular packings by nonlinear acoustic waves.
Van Den Wildenberg, S., M. Van Hecke, and X. Jia.
EPL 101, no. 1 (2013).
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Other selected publications

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  • Y. Khidas and X. Jia, "Probing the shear-Band formation in granular media with sound waves", Phys. Rev. E 85, 051302 (2012)
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  • X. Jia, Th. Brunet, and J. Laurent, "Elastic weakening of a dense granular pack by acoustic fludization: slipping, compaction and aging", Phys. Rev. E 84, 020301 (R) (2011)
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  • J. Léopoldès and X. Jia, “Investigating the boundary lubrication of weakly adhesive films”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 266101 (2010)
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  • Y. Khidas and X. Jia, “Anisotropic nonlinear elasticity in spherical bead packs: influence of fabric anisotropy”, Phys. Rev. E 81, 021303 (2010)
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  • J. Léopoldès and X. Jia, “Probing viscoelastic properties of a thin polymer film sheared between a beads layer and an ultrasonic resonator”, Europhys. Lett. 88, 34001 (2009)
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  • Th. Brunet, X. Jia, P. Mills, “Mechanisms for acoustic absorption in dry and weakly wet granular media”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 138001 (2008)
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  • Th. Brunet, X. Jia, and P.A. Johnson, “Transitional nonlinear elastic behaviour in dense granular media”, Geophys. Res. Lett. 35, L19308 (2008)
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  • P.A. Johnson and X. Jia, “Nonlinear dynamics, granular media and dynamic earthquake triggering,” Nature 437, 871 (2005)
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  • X. Jia, "Codalike multiple scattering of elastic waves in dense granular media", Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 154303 (2004)
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  • X. Jia, C. Caroli, and B. Velicky, "Ultrasound propagation in externally stressed granular media", Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 1863 (1999) & Phys. Rev. Focus 3, story 12
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  • X. Jia, "Normal-mode theory of nonspecular phenomena for a finite-aperture ultrasonic beam reflected from layered media", Appl. Phys. Lett. 70, 309 (1997)
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  • X. Jia, "Modal analysis of the Lamb wave generation in elastic plates by liquid wedge transducers", J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 101, 834 (1997)
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  • Ch. Matteï, X. Jia, and G. Quentin, "Direct experimental investigation of acoustic modes guided by a solid-solid interface using optical interferometry", J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 102, 1532 (1997)
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  • X. Jia and D. Auribault, "Laser generated pseudo Rayleigh acoustic wave propagating along the edge of a thin plate", J. Appl. Phys. 80, 2595 (1996)
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  • X. Jia, L. Adler, and G. Quentin, "Nonlinear distortion of finite-amplitude ultrasonic wave investigated by optical heterodyne interferometry", J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 98, 3456 (1995)
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  • X. Jia, Ch. Matteï, and G. Quentin, "Analysis of optical interferometric measurements of guided acoustic waves in transparent solid media", J. Appl. Phys. 98, 5528 (1995)
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  • A. Cand, J.P. Monchalin, and X. Jia,"Detection of in-plane and out-of-plane ultrasonic displacements by a two-channel confocal Fabry-Perot", Appl. Phys. Lett. 64, 414-416 (1994)