Webpage of Jean-Philippe Noël, PhD

Research fellow and Adjunct lecturer at ULiège, Belgium

Publications

12
Journal papers
3
Papers in review
37
Conference papers
17
Abstracts
Papers in review

M. Song, L. Renson, J.P. Noël, B. Moaveni, and G. Kerschen, Bayesian model updating of nonlinear systems using nonlinear normal modes. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, submitted in Nov-2017.

T. Detroux, J.P. Noël, L.N. Virgin, and G. Kerschen, Experimental study of isolas in nonlinear systems featuring modal interactions. PLOS ONE, submitted in Oct-2017.

E. Gourc, C. Grappasonni, G. Kerschen, and J.P. Noël, Model-based bifurcation analysis in physical experiments. Proceedings of the Royal Society A, submitted in Dec-2016.

Journal papers

12. A.F. Esfahani, P. Dreesen, K. Tiels, J.P. Noël, and J. Schoukens, Parameter reduction in nonlinear state-space identification of hysteresis. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, in press, 2017. doi.org/10.1016/j.ymssp.2017.10.017

11. J.P. Noël, and J. Schoukens, Grey-box state-space identification of nonlinear mechanical vibrations. International Journal of Control, in press, 2017. doi.org/10.1080/00207179.2017.1308557

10. G. De Filippis, J.P. Noël, G. Kerschen, L. Soria, and C. Stephan, Model reduction and frequency residuals for a robust estimation of nonlinearities in subspace identification. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 93 (312-331), 2017. doi.org/10.1016/j.ymssp.2017.01.020

9. J.P. Noël, A.F. Esfahani, G. Kerschen, and J. Schoukens, A nonlinear state-space approach to hysteresis identification. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 84 (171-184), 2017. doi.org/10.1016/j.ymssp.2016.08.025

8. P. Tiso, and J.P. Noël, A new, challenging benchmark for nonlinear system identification. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 84 (185-193), 2017. doi.org/10.1016/j.ymssp.2016.08.008

7. J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Nonlinear system identification in structural dynamics: 10 more years of progress. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 83 (2-35), 2016. doi.org/10.1016/j.ymssp.2016.07.020.
Editorial note accompanying the paper to be read here.

6. J.P. Noël, L. Renson, C. Grappasonni, and G. Kerschen, Identification of nonlinear normal modes of engineering structures under broadband forcing. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 74 (95-110), 2016. doi:10.1016/j.ymssp.2015.04.016

5. L. Renson, J.P. Noël, and G. Kerschen, Complex dynamics of a nonlinear aerospace structure: Numerical continuation and normal modes. Nonlinear Dynamics 79 (1293-1309), 2015. doi:10.1007/s11071-014-1743-0

4. J.P. Noël, L. Renson, and G. Kerschen, Complex dynamics of a nonlinear aerospace structure: Experimental identification and modal interactions. Journal of Sound and Vibration 333 (2588-2607), 2014. doi:10.1016/j.jsv.2014.01.024

3. J.P. Noël, G. Kerschen, E. Foltête, and S. Cogan, Grey-box identification of a non-linear solar array structure using cubic splines. International Journal of Non-linear Mechanics 67 (106-119), 2014. doi:10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec.2014.08.012

2. J.P. Noël, S. Marchesiello, and G. Kerschen, Subspace-based identification of a nonlinear spacecraft in the time and frequency domains. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 43:1-2 (217-236), 2014. doi:10.1016/j.ymssp.2013.10.016

1. J.P. Noël, and G. Kerschen, Frequency-domain subspace identification for nonlinear mechanical systems. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 40 (701-717), 2013. doi:10.1016/j.ymssp.2013.06.034

Conference papers

37. M. Schoukens, and J.P. Noël, Three benchmarks addressing open challenges in nonlinear system identification. Proceedings of the IFAC World Congress , Toulouse, France, July 2017.

36. A.F. Esfahani, P. Dreesen, K. Tiels, J.P. Noël, and J. Schoukens, Polynomial state-space model decoupling for the identification of hysteretic systems. Proceedings of the IFAC World Congress , Toulouse, France, July 2017.

35. J. Decuyper, J.P. Noël, T. De Troyer, M.C. Runacres, and J. Schoukens, Polynomial nonlinear state-space modelling of vortex-induced vibrations: black-box versus grey-box approach. Proceedings of the International Forum on Aeroelasticity and Structural Dynamics, Como, Italy, June 2017.

34. T. Detroux, J.P. Noël , L. Masset, and G. Kerschen, Nonlinear vibration analysis of the SmallSat spacecraft: From identification to design. Proceedings of the European Conference on Spacecraft Structures, Materials and Environmental Testing (ECSSMET) , Toulouse, France, September 2016.

33. J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, 10 years of advances in nonlinear system identification in structural dynamics: A review. Proceedings of ISMA 2016 - International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering , Leuven, Belgium, September 2016.

32. J.P. Noël , E. Gourc, C. Grappasonni, T. Detroux, and G. Kerschen, Identification of nonlinear frequency responses and bifurcations from experimental data. Proceedings of the VIbrations, SHocks and NOise (VISHNO) Conference , Le Mans, France, April 2016. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/197837

31. J.P. Noël , A.F. Esfahani, G. Kerschen, and J. Schoukens, Hysteresis identification using nonlinear state-space models. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Orlando (FL), USA, January 2016. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/193191

30. T. Dossogne, J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Robust subspace identification of a nonlinear satellite using model reduction. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Orlando (FL), USA, January 2016. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/192797

29. T. Detroux, J.P. Noël , G. Kerschen, and L.N. Virgin, Experimental study of isolated response curves in a two-degree-of-freedom nonlinear system. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Orlando (FL), USA, January 2016. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/190664

28. E. Gourc, C. Grappasonni, J.P. Noël , T. Detroux, and G. Kerschen, Obtaining nonlinear frequency responses from broadband testing. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Orlando (FL), USA, January 2016. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/190671

27. J.P. Noël , J. Schoukens and G. Kerschen, Grey-box nonlinear state-space modelling for mechanical vibrations identification. Proceedings of the IFAC Symposium on System Identification , Beijing, China, October 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/196440

26. J.P. Noël , T. Detroux, L. Masset, G. Kerschen, and L.N. Virgin, Isolated response curves in a base-excited, two-degree-of-freedom, nonlinear system. Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC) , Boston (MA), USA, August 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/181467

25. T. Detroux, L. Renson, L. Masset, J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Bifurcation analysis of a spacecraft structure using the harmonic balance method. Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC) , Boston (MA), USA, August 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/184990

24. M. Vaes, J. Schoukens, B. Peeters, J. Debille, T. Dossogne, J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Nonlinear ground vibration identification of an F-16 aircraft - Part 1: Fast nonparametric analysis of distortions in FRF measurements. Proceedings of the International Forum on Aeroelasticity and Structural Dynamics (IFASD) , Saint Petersburg, Russia, June 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/181451

23. T. Dossogne, J.P. Noël , C. Grappasonni, G. Kerschen, B. Peeters, J. Debille, M. Vaes, and J. Schoukens, Nonlinear ground vibration identification of an F-16 aircraft - Part 2: Understanding nonlinear behaviour in aerospace structures using sine-sweep testing. Proceedings of the International Forum on Aeroelasticity and Structural Dynamics (IFASD) , Saint Petersburg, Russia, June 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/181452

22. T. Detroux, J.P. Noël , L. Masset, G. Kerschen, and L.N. Virgin, Numerical study of intrinsic features of isolas in a 2-dof nonlinear system. Proceedings of the International Conference on Structural Engineering Dynamics (ICEDyn) , Lagos, Portugal, June 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/181481

21. J.P. Noël , L. Renson, C. Grappasonni, and G. Kerschen, Experimental modal analysis of nonlinear structures using broadband data. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Orlando (FL), USA, February 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/173584

20. G. De Filippis, J.P. Noël , G. Kerschen, L. Soria, and C. Stephan, Experimental nonlinear identification of an aircraft with bolted connections. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Orlando (FL), USA, February 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/173585

19. J.P. Noël , L. Renson, C. Grappasonni, and G. Kerschen, A rigorous phase separation method for testing nonlinear structures. Proceedings of ISMA 2014 - International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering , Leuven, Belgium, September 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/173388

18. L. Renson, J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Experimental evidence and numerical prediction of nonlinear modal interactions in a real-life aerospace structure. Proceedings of ISMA 2014 - International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering , Leuven, Belgium, September 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/165311

17. J.P. Noël , L. Renson, and G. Kerschen, Experimental analysis of 2:1 modal interactions with noncommensurate linear frequencies in an aerospace structure. Proceedings of ENOC 2014 - European Nonlinear Dynamics Conference , Vienna, Austria, July 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/165353

16. J.P. Noël , L. Renson, and G. Kerschen, Dynamics of a strongly nonlinear spacecraft structure - Part 1: Experimental identification. Proceedings of the European Conference on Spacecraft Structures, Materials and Environmental Testing (ECSSMET) , Braunschweig, Germany, April 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/165352

15. L. Renson, J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Dynamics of a strongly nonlinear spacecraft structure - Part 2: Modal analysis. Proceedings of the European Conference on Spacecraft Structures, Materials and Environmental Testing (ECSSMET) , Braunschweig, Germany, April 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/165351

14. J.P. Noël , J. Schoukens, and G. Kerschen, A stochastic framework for subspace identification of a strongly nonlinear aerospace structure. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Orlando (FL), USA, February 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/161925

13. C. Grappasonni, J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Subspace and nonlinear-normal-modes-based identification of a beam with softening-hardening behaviour. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Orlando (FL), USA, February 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/157965

12. J.P. Noël , L. Renson, and G. Kerschen, Experimental identification of the complex dynamics of a strongly nonlinear spacecraft structure. Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC) , Portland (OR), USA, August 2013. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/154244

11. S.B. Shiki, J.P. Noël , G. Kerschen, V. Lopes Junior, and S. da Silva, Identification of mechanical systems with local nonlinearities through discrete-time Volterra series and Kautz functions. Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Dynamics (RASD) , Pisa, Italy, July 2013. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/151792

10. J.P. Noël , L. Renson, G. Kerschen, B. Peeters, S. Manzato, and J. Debille, Nonlinear dynamic analysis of an F-16 aircraft using GVT data. Proceedings of the International Forum on Aeroelasticity and Structural Dynamics (IFASD) , Bristol, UK, June 2013. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/151122

9. J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Frequency-domain subspace identification of nonlinear mechanical systems. Proceedings of the International Operational Modal Analysis Conference (IOMAC) , Guimarães, Portugal, May 2013. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/148542

8. J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Nonparametric subspace identification of nonlinear structures - Application to a spacecraft. Proceedings of the AIAA Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference , Boston (MA), USA, April 2013. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/146867

7. J.P. Noël , G. Kerschen, E. Foltête, and S. Cogan, Frequency-domain subspace identification of nonlinear mechanical systems - Application to a solar array structure. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Garden Grove (CA), USA, February 2013. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/144360

6. J.P. Noël , S. Marchesiello, and G. Kerschen, Time- and frequency-domain subspace identification of a nonlinear spacecraft. Proceedings of ISMA 2012 - International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering , Leuven, Belgium, September 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/130820

5. J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, A new subspace-based approach to identify nonlinear mechanical structures in the frequency domain. Proceedings of the IFAC Symposium on System Identification , Brussels, Belgium, July 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/127231

4. J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Low-order local modelling of structural nonlinearities. Proceedings of the VIbrations, SHocks and NOise (VISHNO) Conference , Paris, France, July 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/126815

3. J.P. Noël , L. Renson, G. Kerschen, and A. Newerla, Experimental identification of a nonlinear space structure. Proceedings of the European Conference on Spacecraft Structures, Materials and Environmental Testing (ECSSMET) , Noordwijk, The Netherlands, March 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/115287

2. L. Renson, J.P. Noël , G. Kerschen, and A. Newerla, Nonlinear modal analysis of the SmallSat spacecraft. Proceedings of the European Conference on Spacecraft Structures, Materials and Environmental Testing (ECSSMET) , Noordwijk, The Netherlands, March 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/116982

1. J.P. Noël , G. Kerschen, and A. Newerla, Application of the restoring force surface method to a real-life spacecraft structure. Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) , Jacksonville (FL), USA, February 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/107289

Abstracts

17. J.P. Noël, J. Schoukens, and G. Kerschen, Broadband responses and normal modes of nonlinear systems. European Nonlinear Dynamics Conference (ENOC), Budapest, Hungary, June 2017.

16. T. Dossogne, M. Schoukens, B. Bernay, J.P. Noël, and G. Kerschen, Experimental identification of an aircraft Piccolo tube exhibiting nonsmooth nonlinearities. European Nonlinear Dynamics Conference (ENOC), Budapest, Hungary, June 2017.

15. J.P. Noël, T. Detroux, and G. Kerschen, Model-based analysis of bifurcations in nonlinear systems. Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control, Spa, Belgium, March 2017.

14. L. Renson, J.P. Noël, D.A.W. Barton, S.A. Neild, and G. Kerschen, Nonlinear phase separation testing of an experimental wing-engine structure. International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC), Garden Grove (CA), USA, January 2017.

13. M. Song, L. Renson, J.P. Noël, B. Moaveni, and G. Kerschen, Bayesian FE model updating using nonlinear normal modes: Application to a cantilever beam. International Modal Analysis Conference, Garden Grove (CA), USA, January 2017.

12. T. Dossogne, J.P. Noël, and G. Kerschen, Identification of complex nonlinearities using cubic splines with automatic discretisation. International Modal Analysis Conference, Garden Grove (CA), USA, January 2017.

11. T. Detroux, J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, On the relations between nonlinear resonances and nonlinear normal modes. International Conference on Nonlinear Vibrations, Localization and Energy Transfer , Liège, Belgium, July 2016.

10. J.P. Noël , A.F. Esfahani, G. Kerschen, and J. Schoukens, A nonlinear state-space solution to a hysteretic benchmark in system identification. Workshop on Nonlinear System Identification Benchmarks , Brussels, Belgium, April 2016. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/196434

9. A.F. Esfahani, P. Dreesen, K. Tiels, J.P. Noël , and J. Schoukens, Using a polynomial decoupling algorithm for state-space identification of a Bouc-Wen system. Workshop on Nonlinear System Identification Benchmarks , Brussels, Belgium, April 2016. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/196432

8. M. Schoukens, and J.P. Noël , Challenging ourselves: three benchmarks for nonlinear system identification. Workshop of the European Research Network System Identification , Varberg, Sweden, September 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/196433

7. J.P. Noël , T. Dossogne, and G. Kerschen, A frequency-domain method for identifying nonlinear vibrating structures. Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference , Palo Alto (CA), USA, June 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/181449

6. M. Song, L. Renson, J.P. Noël , B. Moaveni, and G. Kerschen, Nonlinear model updating by means of identified nonlinear normal modes. Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference , Palo Alto (CA), USA, June 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/181450

5. L. Renson, J.P. Noël , and G. Kerschen, Testing of a spacecraft structure with non-smooth nonlinearities. SIAM Conference on Dynamical Systems , Snowbird (UT), USA, May 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/176595

4. J.P. Noël , J. Schoukens, and G. Kerschen, A comparison of grey-box and black-box approaches in nonlinear state-space modelling and identification. Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control , Lommel, Belgium, March 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/179599

3. M. Vaes, J. Schoukens, Y. Rolain, B. Peeters, J. Debille, T. Dossogne, J.P. Noël , C. Grappasonni, and G. Kerschen, Measuring nonlinear distortions: from test case to an F-16 fighter. Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control , Lommel, Belgium, March 2015. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/179602

2. J.P. Noël , J. Schoukens, and G. Kerschen, Subspace and maximum likelihood identification of nonlinear mechanical systems. Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control , Heijen, The Netherlands, March 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/167517

1. G. Kerschen, J.P. Noël , L. Renson, and J.C. Golinval, Nonlinear dynamic analysis of aerospace structures. LMS European Aerospace Conference , Toulouse, France, October 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/2268/132016