Thierry d'Almeida

born: June 1967

place: Benin, West Africa

Ph.D Physics (1997) the University of Reims (France)

Dr. d'Almeida has been employed by the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Grenoble (France) since september 1999. From 1997 to 1999, he was a post-doctoral Research Associate at the Institute for Shock Physics in Pullman, Washington.


1- V. Barbin, J.P. Jouart, T. d'Almeida "CL of Eu3+ and Eu2+ in synthetic CaF2: a comparative study", Chemical Geology 130, 77 (1996).

2- T. d'Almeida, T. Duvaut, J. P. Jouart, M. Egée, "Use of the CL of Er3+-doped alkaline earth fluorides as a local thermal probe" Phys. Stat. Sol. A 160, 215 (1997).

3- T. d'Almeida, T. Duvaut, J.P. Jouart, M. Egée "Temperature dependence of the cathodoluminescence of Er3+-doped crystals and first use as local probe" High Temperature-High Pressure 30, 351 (1998).

4- T. d'Almeida, Y.M. Gupta "Real Time x-ray diffraction measurements of the phase transition in KCl shocked along [100]" Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 330 (2000).

5- T. Duvaut, T. d'Almeida, M. Bouffart, J.P. Jouart, V. Barbin "CL de l'ion Er3+ dans les fluorites: approche experimentale et simulation du comportement thermique sous faisceau electronique", Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences, 331, 641 (2000).

6- " In situ Analysis of the microstrains during tensile deformations of an AlSi-MMC at room temperature and elevated temperature", Journal of Neutron Research 9, 435 (2001)

7- T. d'Almeida, M. Di Michiel, M. Kaiser, T. Buslpaps "Time-resolved x-ray diffraction measurements on CdS shocked along the c axis", J. Appl. Phys. 92, 1715 (2002).

8-S.B. Wilkins, P.D. Spencer, P.D. Hatton, D. Mannix, S. D. Brown, T. d'Almeida, W.W. Cheong "Charge and Orbital order in the electron doped magnanite (Bi, Ca) MnO3", Physica B 318, 295 (2002).

9- P.D. Hatton, M. E. Ghazi, S. B. Wilkins, P. D. Spencer, D. Mannix, T. d'Almeida, P. Prabhakaran, A. Boothroyd, S.W. Cheong "X-ray scattering studies of charge stripe in La2-xSrxNiO4", Physica B 318, 289 (2002).

10- F. Dilogent, P. Caron, T. d'Almeida, A. Jacques, P. Bastie "The _/_' mismatch in Ni-based superalloys: in situ measurements during a creep test", Nucl. Instr. and Methods B 200, 346 (2003).

11-P.D. Hatton, S. B. Wilkins, P. D. Spencer, M. Zimmermann, T. d'Almeida "High energy x-ray scattering studies of strongly correlated oxides", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 36, A157 (2003).

Peer Reviewed Conference Papers

1- T. d'Almeida, Y. M. Gupta, "X-ray diffraction measurements in KCl shocked along [100]" in Shock Compression of Condensed Matter ­ 1999, 112, AIP Press, 2000.

2- T. d'Almeida, M. Kaiser, M. Di Michiel, T. Buslaps, A. Fanget, "Time-resolved x-ray diffraction measurements on laser-shocked crystals, in Surface Scatterring and Diffraction for Advanced Metrology II, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 4780, 176 (2002).

3- T. d'Almeida, T. Duvaut, J. P. Jouart, M. Egée, "Use of the green cathodoluminescence of Er3+ for the characterization of CaF2 thin films grown on silicon substrates", Proc. 14 Int. Conf. Thermophysical Properties, Lyon (1996)

4- K. D. Liss, T. d'Almeida, M. Kaiser, R. Hock, A. Mangerl, "Ultrasonic Fields: from continuous to shock waves", ESF Exploratory Workshop on Time-Resolved Investigations of Structural Changes in Soft and Solid Matter with Neutrons and X-Rays 5.-7. September 2001, Sommerfeld, Germany.

4-M. Kaiser, T. d'Almeida, K. D. Liss, R. Hock, A Magerl "The formation of satellites reflections by ultrasonically modulated crystals" X-Top Conference, Jaszowiec, Poland 13.-15. September 2000



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