Thierry Sentenac




Maître assistant (HDR) à l'Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines d'Albi-Carmaux (Mines Albi)
Membre du groupe Métrologie, Identification, Contrôle et surveillance (MICS)

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Activités de recherche

HDR (Ability for Supervising Research) of Paul Sabatier university. 

Head of research team “Innovative Optical Methods for Dimensional and Thermal Metrology” in Institut Clément Ader laboratory

Research topic : Development of optical systems/methods dedicated to monitoring and measurements of thermal and dimensional fields

Keywords : multispectral imaging, near infrared thermography and thermoreflectometry, 3D infrared reconstruction, radiometric and geometric calibration of cameras, radiative properties, smart materials, fluorescence, phosphorescence thermography

Supervision in Progress:

-        3D infrared thermography for measurement of true temperature fields on complex shape objects

-        True temperature fields measurements by near infrared thermoreflectometry

Research project in progress :

-        FRIMATT : Formulation de Revêtements Innovants pour une Mesure Adaptée de Température sur Turbomachine, Safran Turbomeca, Marion Technologies, OliKrom, Mapaero, Cirimat, ONERA, ICMCB


Activités d'enseignement

Chevalier dans l'ordre des Palmes Académiques

Head of graduate program "Advanced Materials and Mechanical Engineering" [Mines Albi]


Responsabilités collectives

[2002-10]: Head of "Electrical Engineering and Automatic Control" Department

[2004-08]: correspondent for Mines Albi of research master "Design Circuits, Microelectronics and Microsystems"

[2008-11]: Head of master program “Aerospace Materials”

[2009-12] : Head of ANR project "Real Time True Temperature (R3T)", Areva, PROMES and LAAS.

[2011-15]: Deputy of master program “Advanced Materials & Mechanical Engineering"

Since 2002 : Member of academic programs council of Mines Albi.

Since 2010 : Member of the Council of the Doctoral School "Systems"


Production scientifique

60 contributions

Article de revue internationale avec comité de lecture

[ACL1]E. Copin, X. Massol, S. Amiel, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult and P. Lours. Novel erbia-yttria co-doped zirconia fluorescent thermal history sensor. Smart Materials and Structures. 26(01). 2017 [DOI]
[ACL2]Y. Liu, I. Liu, P. Lours, T. Sentenac, V. Vidal, Z. Wang and K. Ding. Influence of isothermal aging conditions on APS TBC's interfacial fracture toughness. Surface and Coatings Technology. (313)417-424. 2017 [DOI]
[ACL3]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, J.-J. Orteu, M. Sauvé, G. Sierra, P. Gacoin and O. Guillaumon. Development of an automatic defects detection prototype for optical solar reflectors (OSR) inspection. IEEE Sensors Journal. Under review, . 2017
[ACL4]R. Gilblas and T. Sentenac. Effect and correction of the shift in spectral images for polychromatic thermography. International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 107, 153-160. 2016 [DOI]
[ACL5]I. Jovancevic, S. Larnier, J.-J. Orteu and T. Sentenac. Automated exterior inspection of an aircraft with a pan-tilt-zoom camera mounted on a mobile robot. Journal of Electronic Imaging. 24(6)061110. 2015 [DOI] [HAL]
[ACL6]F. Bugarin, A. Bartoli, D. Henrion, J.-B. Lasserre, J.-J. Orteu and T. Sentenac. Rank-Constrained Fundamental Matrix Estimation by Polynomial Global Optimization Versus the Eight-Point Algorithm. Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision. 53(1)42-60. 2015 [DOI] [HAL]
[ACL7]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, D. Hernandez and Y. Le Maoult. Quantitative temperature field measurements on a non-grey multi-materials scene by thermoreflectometry. Infrared Physics and Technology. 66, 70-77. 2014 [DOI]
[ACL8]E. Copin, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, F. Blas, F. Ansart, V. Vidal and P. Lours. Feasibility of luminescent multilayer sol-gel thermal barrier coating manufacturing for future applications in through-thickness temperature gradient sensing. Surface and Coatings Technology. 260, 90-96. 2014 [DOI]
[ACL9]A. Delmas, Y. Le Maoult, J.-M. Buchlin , T. Sentenac and J.-J. Orteu. Shape and temperature field distortions induced by convective effect on hot object in the visible, near infrared and infrared bands. Experiments in Fluids. 54(4)1452. 2013 [DOI]
[ACL10]T. Sentenac and R. Gilblas. Noise effect on the interpolation equation for near infrared thermography. Metrologia. Metrologia. 50(3)208-218. 2013
[ACL11]T. Sentenac, R. Gilblas, D. Hernandez and Y. Le Maoult. Bi-color near infrared thermoreflectometry: A method for true temperature field measurement. Review of Scientific Instruments. 83(12). 2012 [DOI]
[ACL12]J.-J. Orteu, Y. Rotrou, T. Sentenac and L. Robert. An Innovative Method for 3-D Shape, Strain and Temperature Full-Field Measurement using a Single Type of Camera: Principle and Preliminary Results. Experimental Mechanics. 48(2)163-179. 2008 [DOI] [HAL]
[ACL13]Y. Le Maoult, T. Sentenac, J.-J. Orteu and J.-P. Arcens. Fire Detection: A New Approach Based on a Low Cost CCD Camera in the Near Infrared. Process Safety and Environmental Protection. 85 (B3)193-206. 2007 [DOI]
[ACL14]Y. Rotrou, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, P. Magnan and J. Farré. Near infrared thermography with silicon FPA - Comparison to MWIR and LWIR thermography. Quantitative InfraRed Thermography. 3(1)93-115. 2006 [DOI]
[ACL15]T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, J.-J. Orteu and G. Boucourt. Overheating, Flame, Smoke and Freight Movement detection Algorithms based on CCD camera for Aircraft Cargo holds Surveillance. Optical Engineering. 43(12)2935-2953. 2004 [DOI]
[ACL16]T. Sentenac, G. Rolland, Y. Le Maoult and M. Devy. Temperature correction of radiometric and geometric models for an uncooled CCD camera in the near infrared.. IEEE Transactions On Instrumentation and Measurement. 52(1)46-60. 2003 [DOI]
[ACL17]T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, J.-J. Orteu and G. Boucourt. Evaluation of a charge-coupled-device-based Video Sensor for Aircraft Cargo Surveillance. Optical Engineering. 41(4)796-810. 2002 [DOI]

Article de revue avec comité de lecture non répertorié

[ACLN1]M. Rollin, V. Velay, L. Penazzi, T. Pottier, T. Sentenac, L. Irranzo-perez, A. Dupuy and G. Khélifati. Thermo-mechanical modeling of distortions promoted during cooling of Ti-6Al-4V part produced by superplastic forming. Materials Science Forum. 838-839, 196-201. 2016 [DOI]
[ACLN2]A. Delmas, J.-M. Buchlin, Y. Le Maoult, T. Sentenac and J.-J. Orteu. Mesure de température et de déformation à hautes températures par caméra proche IR et/ou IR : problème de l'effet mirage. Contrôles-Essais-Mesures. (38)103-107. 2012

Communication avec actes dans un congrès international ou national

[ACT1]I. Jovancevic, A. Arafat, J.-J. Orteu and T. Sentenac. Airplane tire inspection by image processing techniques. Proceedings of 5th Mediterranean Conference on Embedded Computing (MECO'2016), Bar (Montenegro), 12-16 June 2016 2016 [DOI] [HAL]
[ACT2]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult and D. De Sousa Meneses. Thermographie monochromatique exploitant l’invariance de l’émissivité avec la température. Proceedings of congrès français de thermique 2016
[ACT3]I. Jovancevic, I. Viana, J.-J. Orteu, T. Sentenac and S. Larnier. Matching CAD model and image features for robot navigation and inspection of an aircraft. Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods (ICPRAM'2016), Roma (Italy), 24-26 February 2016 p.359-366 2016 [DOI] [HAL]
[ACT4]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac and J.-J. Orteu. Sélection de méthodes optiques pour la détection de défauts sur les réflecteurs optiques solaires (OSR). Proceedings of 14ème Colloque Méthodes et Techniques Optiques pour l'Industrie, Lannion (France), 16-20 novembre 2015. 2015 [HAL]
[ACT5]I. Jovancevic, J.-J. Orteu, T. Sentenac and R. Gilblas. Inspection d'un aéronef à partir d'un système multi-capteurs porté par un robot mobile. Proceedings of 14ème Colloque Méthodes et Techniques Optiques pour l'Industrie, Lannion (France), 16-20 novembre 2015. 2015 [HAL]
[ACT6]I. Jovancevic, J.-J. Orteu, T. Sentenac and R. Gilblas. Automated visual inspection of an airplane exterior. Proceedings of 12th International Conference on Quality Control by Artificial Vision (QCAV’2015), Le Creusot (France), 3-5 June 2015 2015 [DOI] [HAL]
[ACT7]M. Futterlieb, V. Cadenat and T. Sentenac. A Navigational Framework Combining Visual Servoing and Spiral Obstacle Avoidance Techniques. Proceedings of International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics ( ICINCO ) , Sep 2014, Vienna, Austria. p.57-64 2014 [DOI]
[ACT8]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult and D. Hernandez. NON CONTACT TEMPERATURE FIELD MEASUREMENT ON NON-UNIFORM DYNAMICAL SCENES: CONTRIBUTION OF THERMOREFLECTOMETRY. Proceedings of IHTC 2014
[ACT9]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, D. Hernandez, O. Chazot and Y. Le Maoult. Temperature monitoring on a plasmatron experiment by pyroreflectometry. Proceedings of Quantitative InfraRed Thermography (QIRT) 2014
[ACT10]E. Copin, Y. Le Maoult, T. Sentenac, F. Blas, T.H.G. Tran and P. Lours. Comparison of IR Thermography and Reflectance-Enhanced Photoluminescence for early Quantitative Diagnostic of Thermal Barrier Coatings Spallation. Proceedings of 12th International Conference on Quantitative InfraRed Thermography (QIRT 2014), Bordeaux, 07 - 11 July 2014 2014
[ACT11]S. Petrocelli, T. Sentenac and Y. Le Maoult. 3D Thermal Imaging: An approach towards true field temperature measurement. Proceedings of 2014 Quantitative InfraRed Thermography 2014 [DOI]
[ACT12]E. Copin, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, F. Blas, F. Ansart, V. Vidal and P. Lours. Feasibility of luminescent multilayer sol-gel thermal barrier coating manufacturing for future applications in through-thickness temperature gradient sensing.. Proceedings of 41st International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Film San Diego California April 2014 2014
[ACT13]E. Copin, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, F. Blas, F. Ansart, V. Vidal and P. Lours. Feasibility of luminescent multilayer sol-gel thermal barrier coating manufacturing for future applications in through-thickness temperature gradient sensing. Proceedings of 41st International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Film San Diego California April 2014 2014
[ACT14]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, D. Hernandez and Y. Le Maoult. La thermoréflectométrie 2D : une nouvelle méthode pour la détermination de champs de températures vraies sur des surfaces d'émissivités inconnues'. Proceedings of SFT 2011 2011
[ACT15]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, D. Hernandez and Y. Le Maoult. Thermoreflectometry : a new system to determine the true temperature fields on surface with unknown emissivity. Proceedings of Security, Defense and Sensing, Thermosense 2011 [DOI]
[ACT16]A. Delmas, J.-M. Buchlin, Y. Le maoult, T. Sentenac and J.-J. Orteu. Mesure de température et de déformation à hautes températures par caméra proche IR et/ou IR : problème de l'effet mirage. Proceedings of 11ème Colloque Méthodes et Techniques Optiques pour l'Industrie, Toulouse-Labège (France), 15-19 novembre 2010 2010
[ACT17]A. Delmas, Y. Le maoult, J.-M. Buchlin, T. Sentenac and J.-J. Orteu. Shape and temperature field distorsions induced by convective effect on hot object in the near infrared and infrared spectral band. Proceedings of Quantitative Infrared Thermography Conference (QIRT'2010), Québec (Canada), 27-30 July 2010 2010
[ACT18]A. Delmas, Y. Le maoult, J.-M. Buchlin, T. Sentenac and J.-J. Orteu. Mesure de température et/ou de déformation à chaud par caméra proche infrarouge. Proceedings of Congrès national de la Société Française de Thermique (SFT'2010), Le Touquet (France), 25-28 mai 2010 2010
[ACT19]B. Ducarouge, T. Sentenac, F. Bugarin and M. Devy. A Global Projective Rectification Approach for Uncalibrated Infrared Stereo Images. Proceedings of Fifth International Symposium on 3D$Data Processing, Visualization and Transmission (3DPVT 2010) 2010
[ACT20]B. Ducrouge, T. Sentenac and M. Devy. Modélisation d'un objet 3D à partir d'images stéréo infrarouges avec calibrage sur images rectifiées. Proceedings of econnaissance des Formes et Intelligence Artificielle (RFIA 2010), Caen (France), 19-22 Janvier 2010, p.9 2010
[ACT21]F. Bugarin, D. Henrion, T. Sentenac, J.-B. Lasserre and J.-J. Orteu. Optimisation globale polynomiale appliquée à la rectification projective d'images non calibrées. Proceedings of 17ème Congrès Reconnaissance des Formes et Intelligence Artificielle (RFIA'2010), Caen (France), 19-22 janvier 2010 2010 [HAL]
[ACT22]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, D. Hernandez and Y. Le Maoult. New approach on determination of emissivity fields using bicolor reflectometry technique'. Proceedings of QIRT 2010 2010
[ACT23]J.L. Boizard, M. Devy, P. Fillatreau, J.Y. Fourniols, P. Lacroix, N. Nasreddine and T. Sentenac. Real-time stereovision by an integrated sensor. Proceedings of 6th IFAC Symposium on Intelligent Autonomous Vehicles (IAV 2007) p.161-167 2007 [DOI]
[ACT24]Y. Le Maoult, T. Sentenac, J.-J. Orteu and J.-P. Arcens. Détection d'incendie: une nouvelle approche basée sur une caméra CCD bas-coût opérant dans le Proche Infrarouge. Proceedings of 13èmes Journées Internationales de Thermique (JITH'2007), Albi (France), 28-30 août 2007 2007 [HAL]
[ACT25]Y. Rotrou, T. Sentenac, L. Robert and J.-J. Orteu. An Innovative Method for 3D Shape/Displacement/Strain and Temperature Measurement using a Single Sensor. Proceedings of Photomechanics 2006, Clermont-Ferrand (France), 10-12 July 2006
[ACT26]Y. Rotrou, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, P. Magnan and J. Farré. Near infrared thermography with silicon FPA - Comparison to MWIR and LWIR thermography. Proceedings of 8th conference on Quantitative InfraRed Thermography (QIRT Conference 2006) - Padova Italy 2005
[ACT27]Y. Rotrou, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, P. Magnan and J. Farré. Demonstration of near-infrared thermography with silicon image sensor cameras. Proceedings of Proc. SPIE 5782, Thermosense XXVII p.9-18 2005 [DOI]
[ACT28]T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, G. Nsengumuremyi,, Y. Rotrou and G. Bernhart. Mesure de champs de température par caméra CCD : application au suivi thermique de moules. Proceedings of Photomécanique 2004 p.393-400 2004
[ACT29]T. Sentenac, J.-J. Orteu, Y. Le Maoult, M. Devy and G. Boucourt. Load Movement Measurement using a Near-Infrared CCD Camera for Aircraft Cargo Surveillance. Proceedings of 8th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA'2001), Antibes Juan-les-pins (France), 15-18 October 2001 2001

Communication sans actes dans un congrès international ou national

[COM1]I. Jovancevic, J.-J. Orteu, T. Sentenac and R. Gilblas. Automated visual inspection of an airplane exterior. Congrès de l'Ecole Doctorale Systèmes (EDSYS), Toulouse (France), 19-20 mai 2015 2015
[COM2]E. Copin, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult, F. Blas, F. Ansart and P. Lours. Feasibility of multilayer sol-­gel thermal barrier coating manufacturing for through thickness temperature gradient sensing. 41st International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films 2014 (ICMCTF), 27 Avril – 2 Mai 2014, San Diego (USA) 2014
[COM3]F. Bugarin, D. Henrion, J.-J. Orteu, T. Sentenac and J.-B. Lasserre. Application de l'optimisation globale par théorie des moments aux problèmes d'estimation issus de la vision artificielle. Congrès de l'École Doctorale Systèmes (EDSYS), Toulouse (France), 10-11 mai 2011 2011
[COM4]F. Bugarin, D. Henrion, J.-J. Orteu, T. Sentenac and J.-B. Lasserre. Application de l'optimisation globale par théorie des moments aux problèmes d'estimation issus de la vision artificielle. Ecole de Printemps en Traitement d'Image, Martel (France), 18-22 avril 2011 2011
[COM5]F. Bugarin, D. Henrion, J.-J. Orteu, T. Sentenac and J.-B. Lasserre. Application de l'optimisation globale par théorie des moments aux problèmes d'estimation issus de la vision artificielle. Journée GDR ISIS 2011
[COM6]R. Gilblas, T. Sentenac, D. Hernandez and Y. Le Maoult. Mesure de champ de températures vraies par caméra proche infrarouge équipée d'un système de réflectométrie. SFT 2010 2010

Communication par poster dans un congrès international ou national

[AFF1]S. Amiel, E. Copin, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult and P. Lours. Caractérisation de marqueurs de l’histoire thermique photoluminescents. Congrès Français de Thermique 2016, 31 Mai – 3 Juin 2016, Toulouse 2016
[AFF2]E. Copin, T. Sentenac, Y. Le Maoult and P. Lours. Fonctionnalisation de barrières thermiques sol-gel YSZ pour la mesure de température et le CND par fluorescence. 6e colloque de l’Institut Mines-Télécom « Matériaux : réalités et nouvelles frontières», 30-31 Mars 2016, Paris 2016
[AFF3]A. Delmas, J.-M. Buchlin, Y. Le Maoult, T. Sentenac and J.-J. Orteu. Shape and temperature field distorsions induced by convective effect on hot object in near infrared and infrared spectral. Photomechanics 2011, Brussels (Belgium), 7-9 February 2011 2011

Direction d'ouvrage collectif

[DO1]Y. Berthaud, P. Gaborit, M. Grédiac, J.-J. Orteu, L. Robert and T. Sentenac. Photomécanique 2004. , 416p. Ed. Mines Albi. 2004 ISBN:2-9511591-3-7

Thèse de Doctorat ou HdR

[TH1]T. Sentenac. Contribution au développement de systèmes/méthodes optiques de mesure de champs thermiques et dimensionnels à des fins de surveillance. Habilitation à diriger des recherches, Université de Toulouse. 2014

Autre publication

[AP1]F. Bugarin, A. Bartoli, D. Henrion, J.-B. Lasserre, J.-J. Orteu and T. Sentenac. Rank-Constrained Fundamental Matrix Estimation by Polynomial Global Optimization Versus the Eight-Point Algorithm. Rapport de recherche LAAS No 12489 2012 [HAL]



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