Francoeur
  • Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Publications

  • Mathieu Francoeur (date unknown). Chapter 16: Near-field thermal radiation, In: Thermal Radiation Heat Transfer, J. Howell, R. Siegel, and M.P. Mengüç, 5. Accepted, .
  • S. Edalatpour (date unknown). S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, “Investigation of size effect on the emissivity of thin films,” ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Houston, TX, November 9-15, 2012 (Paper). Accepted, .
  • E. Blandre (date unknown). E. Blandre, P.-O. Chapuis, M. Francoeur and R. Vaillon, "Near-field thermal radiation absorbed by a flat film in the vicinity of a semi-infinite emitter," Eurotherm 103: Nanoscale and Microscale Heat Transfer IV... Accepted, .
  • E. Blandre (date unknown). E. Blandre, M.P. Bernardi, O. Dupré, M. Francoeur, P.-O. Chapuis, and R. Vaillon, "Role of frustrated modes in the performance of near-field radiation mediated thermophotovoltaic devices," Eurotherm Seminar 108: Nanoscale and Microscale Heat Transfer V, Santorini, Greece, September 26-30, 2016 (Abstract). Accepted, .
  • S. Edalatpour (date unknown). S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, "The thermal discrete dipole approximation for near-field radiative heat transfer modeling between arbitrarily-shaped objects and a surface," Thirteenth International Conference on Nea... Accepted, .
  • M.P. Mengüç (date unknown). M.P. Mengüç, B.T. Wong, and M. Francoeur, “Energy transfer at nanoscales via MC simulations,” ECCOMAS Special Interest Conference: Numerical Heat Transfer 2012, Gliwice-Wroclaw, Poland, September 4-6, 2012 (Extended Abstract). Accepted, .
  • E. Blandre (date unknown). E. Blandre, M.P. Bernardi, O. Dupré, M. Francoeur, P.-O. Chapuis, and R. Vaillon, "Role of frustrated modes in the performance of near-field radiation thermophotovoltaic devices," JMC15: NanoConduction and NanoRadiation, Bordeaux, France, August 22-26, 2016 (Abstract). Accepted, .
  • M. Chamtouri (date unknown). M. Chamtouri, O. Merchiers, M. Francoeur, H. Tortel, J.-M. Geffrin and R. Vaillon, "Electromagnetic surface wave scattering with microwaves," Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS) 2014. Accepted, .
  • M.P. Mengüç (date unknown). M.P. Mengüç, M. Francoeur, R. Vaillon, D.K. Webb, H. Ertürk, T. Okutucu, Z. Artvin, V. Loke, S.K. Sankaralingam, T. Hastings, G. Huda and E. Donev, Near-field thermal radiation transfer for manufacturing and energy harvesting applications, Eurotherm 91: Microscale Heat Transfer III, Poitiers, France, August 29-31, 2011. Accepted, .
  • M. Francoeur (date unknown). M. Francoeur, R. Vaillon and M.P. Mengüç, Near-field thermal radiation regimes between two layers supporting surface phonon-polaritons, Eurotherm 91: Microscale Heat Transfer III, Poitiers, France, August 29-31, 2011. Accepted, .
  • R. Vaillon (date unknown). R. Vaillon, R. Abdeddaim, J.-M. Geffrin, B. Lacroix, M. Francoeur, H. Tortel, and A. Litman, “Microwave analog experiments of surface wave scattering,” Electromagnetic and Light Scattering XIV, Lille, France, July 17-21, 2013 (Abstract). Accepted, .
  • S. Edalatpour (date unknown). S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, “Numerical simulation of near-field thermal radiation using the Thermal Discrete Dipole Approximation”, Electromagnetic and Light Scattering XIV, Lille, France, July 17-21, 2013 (Abstract). Accepted, .
  • M.R. Short (date unknown). M.R. Short, H. Tortel, A. Litman, J.-M. Geffrin, R. Vaillon, R. Abdeddaim, and M. Francoeur, “Evanescent wave scattering by particles on a surface: Comparison between the discrete dipole approximation with surface interaction and the finite element method,” Electromagnetic and Light Scattering XIV, Lille, France, July 17-21, 2013 (Abstract). Accepted, .
  • M. Francoeur (date unknown). M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, Coexistence of different near-field thermal radiation regimes between two layers supporting surface phonon-polaritons in the infrared, USNCCM-11: Minisymposium on Computational Radiative and Convective Heat Transfer, Minneapolis, USA, July 25-29, 2011. Accepted, .
  • A. Jarzembski (date unknown). Temperature dependence of near-field lateral forces in air and vacuum. 3rd International Workshop on Nano-Micro Thermal Radiation (NanoRad 2017). Accepted, .
  • S.J. Petersen (date unknown). Near-field thermal emission due to surface plasmon polariton resonance from indium tin oxide in the near infrared. 3rd International Workshop on Nano-Micro Thermal Radiation (NanoRad 2017). Accepted, .
  • A. Jarzembski (date unknown). Measurement of radiative heat transfer in the extreme near field between a laterally oscillating tip and planar substrate. 3rd International Workshop on Nano-Micro Thermal Radiation (NanoRad 2017). Accepted, .
  • S.J. Petersen (date unknown). S.J. Petersen, S. Basu, and M. Francoeur, “Near-field thermal emission by metamaterials”, Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer (RAD-13), Kusadasi, Turkey, June 2-8, 2013 (Paper). Accepted, .
  • B.T. Wong (date unknown). B.T. Wong, M. Francoeur, V. N-S Bong, and M.P. Mengüç, “Coupling of near-field thermal radiative heating and phonon Monte Carlo simulation: Assessment of temperature gradient in n-doped silicon thin film”, Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer (RAD-13), Kusadasi, Turkey, June 2-8, 2013 (Paper). Accepted, .
  • J.-M. Geffrin (date unknown). Scanner champ proche - champ lointain en micro-ondes (SPLM): validation et performances. JNM 2017. Accepted, .
  • M. Francoeur (date unknown). M. Francoeur, R. Vaillon and M.P. Mengüç, Performance analysis of nanoscale-gap thermophotovoltaic energy conversion devices, TMNN-2011: Thermal and Materials Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Antalya, Turkey, May 29-June 3, 2011. Accepted, .
  • S. Edalatpour (date unknown). Near-field radiation heat transfer between arbitrarily-shaped objects and a surface. The 16th Electromagnetic and Light Scattering Conference. Accepted, .
  • S. Edalatpour (date unknown). S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, "The Thermal Discrete Dipole Approximation with surface interaction," 2ndInternational Workshop and Nano-Micro Thermal Radiation: Energy, Manufacturing, Materials, and Sensing (Nan... Accepted, .
  • J.-M. Geffrin (date unknown). J.-M. Geffrin, M. Francoeur, H. Tortel, O. Merchiers and R. Vaillon, "Evanescent microwave scattering measurements," Workshop: Scattering by aggregates (on surfaces). Accepted, .
  • O. Dupre (date unknown). O. Dupre, R. Vaillon, M. Francoeur, P.-O. Chapuis, and M.P. Mengüç, “Thermal issues in solar and near-field thermophotovoltaics”, 2013 ELyT Lab Workshop, Zao To-o-gatta, Japan, February 17-20, 2013 (Extended Abstract). Accepted, .
  • M. Francoeur (date unknown). M. Francoeur, S. Basu, and S.J. Petersen, Near-field thermal radiation between Mie resonance-based metamaterials, ASME 2012 3rd Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer International Conference, Atlanta, GA, March 3-6, 2012. Accepted, .
  • M.R. Short (date unknown). M.R. Short, J.-M. Geffrin, R. Vaillon, H. Tortel, B. Lacroix, and M. Francoeur, "Evanescent wave scattering by particles on a surface: Validation of the discrete dipole approximation with surface interaction against microwave analog experiments,". Accepted, .
  • B.T. Wong (date unknown). B.T. Wong, M. Francoeur, V. N.-S. Bong, and M.P. Mengüç, "Coupling of near-field thermal radiative heating and phonon Monte Carlo simulation: Assessment of temperature gradient in n-doped silicon thin film," Journal of Quantitative Sp... Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, Solution of near-field thermal radiation in one-dimensional layered media using dyadic Green's functions and the scattering matrix method, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 110, 2002-2018. Accepted, .
  • S. Basu (date unknown). S. Basu and M. Francoeur, Penetration depth in near-field radiative heat transfer between metamaterials, Applied Physics Letters 99, 143107, 2011. Accepted, .
  • L. Tang (date unknown). Photonic thermal diode enabled by surface polariton coupling in nanostructures. Optics Express. Vol. 25, A1043-A1052. Accepted, .
  • B.T. Wong (date unknown). B.T. Wong, M. Francoeur, V. N.-S. Bong, and M.P. Mengüç, "Coupling of near-field thermal radiative heating and phonon Monte Carlo simulation: Assessment of temperature gradient in n-doped silicon thin film,". Accepted, .
  • M. Francoeur (date unknown). M. Francoeur, S. Basu, and S.J. Petersen, Electric and magnetic surface polariton mediated near-field radiative heat transfer between metamaterials made of silicon carbide particles, Optics Express 19(20), 18774-18788, 2011. Accepted, .
  • Mitchell R. Short (date unknown). M.R. Short, J.-M. Geffrin, R. Vaillon, H. Tortel, B. Lacroix, and M. Francoeur, "Evanescent wave scattering by particles on a surface: Validation of the discrete dipole approximation with surface interaction against microwave analog experiments,". Accepted, .
  • M. Francoeur (date unknown). M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, Coexistence of multiple regimes for near-field thermal radiation between two layers supporting surface phonon-polaritons in the infrared, Physical Review B 84, 075436, 2011. Accepted, .
  • L. Tang (date unknown). Near-Field Radiative Heat Transfer between Dissimilar Materials Mediated by Coupled Surface Phonon- and Plasmon-Polaritons. ACS Photonics. Vol. 7, 1304. Accepted, .
  • F. Esmailie (date unknown). Heat transfer analysis in an uncoiled model of the cochlea during magnetic cochlear implant surgery. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. Vol. 154, 119683. Accepted, .
  • D. Milovich (date unknown). Design of an indium arsenide cell for near-field thermophotovoltaic devices. Journal of Photonics for Energy. Vol. 10, 025503. Accepted, .
  • S. Basu (date unknown). S. Basu and M. Francoeur, Maximum near-field radiative heat transfer between thin films, Applied Physics Letters 98, 243120, 2011. Accepted, .
  • Spencer J. Petersen (date unknown). S.J. Petersen, S. Basu, B. Raeymaekers, and M. Francoeur, "Tuning near-field thermal radiative properties by quantifying sensitivity of Mie resonance-based metamaterials design parameters," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Trans... Accepted, .
  • A.J. Vincent-Johnson (date unknown). A.J. Vincent-Johnson, K.A. Vasquez, G. Scarel, J.S. Hammonds Jr., and M. Francoeur, “Effects of metallic, semiconducting, and insulating substrates on the coupling involving radiative polaritons in thin oxide films,” Applied Spectroscopy 66, 188-197, 2012. Accepted, .
  • M. Francoeur (date unknown). M. Francoeur, R. Vaillon, and M.P. Mengüç, Thermal impacts on the performance of nanoscale-gap thermophotovoltaic energy conversion devices, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, 26(2), 686-698, 2011. Accepted, .
  • S.J. Petersen (date unknown). S.J. Petersen, S. Basu, and M. Francoeur, “Near-field thermal emission from metamaterials,” Photonics and Nanostructures – Fundamentals and Applications 11, 167-181, 2013. Accepted, .
  • B.T. Wong (date unknown). B.T. Wong, M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, A Monte Carlo simulation for phonon transport and heating of silicon at nanoscales due to heat generation, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 54, 1825-1838. Accepted, .
  • S. Basu (date unknown). S. Basu and M. Francoeur, Near-field radiative transfer based thermal rectification using doped silicon, Applied Physics Letters 98, 113106, 2011. Accepted, .
  • S. Basu (date unknown). S. Basu and M. Francoeur, "Near-field radiative heat transfer between thin films made of metamaterials,"Optics Letters <... Accepted, .
  • S. Edalatpour (date unknown). S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, “Size effect on the emissivity of thin films,” Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 118, 75-85, 2013. Accepted, .
  • R. Charnigo (date unknown). R. Charnigo, M. Francoeur, P. Kenkel, M.P. Mengüç, B. Hall, and C. Srinivasan, Credible intervals for nanoparticle characteristics, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, Local density of electromagnetic states within a nanometric gap formed between two thin films supporting surface phonon-polaritons, Journal of Applied Physics 107, 034313. Accepted, .
  • (date unknown). M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, Spectral tuning of near-field radiative heat flux between two thin silicon carbide films, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 43, 075501. Accepted, .
  • Sheila Edalatpour (date unknown). S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, "The Thermal Discrete Dipole Approximation (T-DDA) for near-field radiative heat transfer simulations in three-dimensional arbitrary geometries," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer. Accepted, .
  • A.J. Vincent-Johnson (date unknown). A.J. Vincent-Johnson, Y. Schwab, H.S. Mann, M. Francoeur, J.S. Hammonds Jr., and G. Scarel, “Origin of the low frequency radiation emitted by radiative polaritons excited by infrared radiation in planar La2O3 films,” Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 25, 035901, 2013. Accepted, .
  • R. Charnigo (date unknown). R. Charnigo, M. Francoeur, P. Kenkel, M.P. Mengüç, B. Hall, and C. Srinivasan, Estimating quantitative features of nanoparticles using multiple derivatives of scattering profiles, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 112, 1369-1382, 2011. Accepted, .
  • M. Francoeur (date unknown). M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, Control of near-field radiative heat transfer via surface phonon-polariton coupling in thin films, Applied Physics A: Materials Science & Processing, 103(3), 547-550, 2011. Accepted, .

Presentations

  • M. Francoeur, "Thermal radiative property control via metamaterials," MRSEC Colloquium, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. , Presented, 2014.
  • M. Francoeur, "Design of thermal metamaterials beyond the effective medium theory: Direct numerical simulation via the Thermal Discrete Dipole Approximation (T-DDA)," Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (INSA) de Lyon, Villeurbanne, France. , Presented, 2013.
  • M. Francoeur, “Tuning thermal radiative properties via Mie resonance-based dielectric metamaterials for low temperature nanoscale-gap thermophotovoltaic power generation,” Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, February 6, 2013. , Presented, 2013.
  • M. Francoeur, “Near-field radiative transfer: Thermal radiation at nanoscale, thermophotovoltaic power generation and characterization of nanoparticles,” Institut Fresnel, Marseille, France, May 29, 2012. , Presented, 2012.
  • M. Francoeur, Near-field thermal radiation and its application to thermophotovoltaic power generation, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graduate Seminar Series, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, February 14, 2011. , Presented, 2011.
  • D. Milovich, L. Tang, M.P. Bernardi, and M. Francoeur, "Measurement of near-field radiative heat transfer between macroscale surfaces separated by a nanosize gap," Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, April 12, 2016 (Poster). Other, Presented, 2016.
  • M.P. Bernardi, O. Dupre, R. Vaillon, P.-O. Chapuis, and M. Francoeur, "Performance analysis of nanoscale-gap thermophotovoltaic power generation via a coupled near-field thermal radiation, charge and heat transport model," ASME 2013 4rd Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer International Conference, Hong Kong, China, December 11-14, 2013. Other, Presented, 2013.
  • M.P. Bernardi and M. Francoeur, "Performance analysis of In0.18Ga0.82Sb and GaSb thermophotovoltaic cells paired with tungsten and Drude radiators via a coupled near-field thermal radiation, charge and heat transport model," ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, San Diego, CA, November 15-21, 2013. Other, Presented, 2013.
  • S.J. Petersen, B. Raeymaekers, S. Basu, and M. Francoeur, "Infrared characterization of Mie resonance-based dielectric metamaterials fabricated using self-assembly," ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, San Diego, CA, November 15-21, 2013. Other, Presented, 2013.
  • S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, "The Thermal Discrete Dipole Approximation (T-DDA) for numerical simulation of near-field thermal radiation," ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, San Diego, CA, November 15-21, 2013. Other, Presented, 2013.
  • S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, "The Thermal Discrete Dipole Approximation (T-DDA) for near-field radiative heat transfer calculations," 2013 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Minneapolis, USA, July 14-19, 2013. Other, Presented, 2013.
  • O. Dupre, R. Vaillon, M. Francoeur, P.-O. Chapuis, and M.P. Mengüç, "Thermal issues in the design of PV devices: focus on the case of nanoscale-gap thermophotovolatic cells," Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer (RAD-13) , Kusadasi, Turkey, June 2-8, 2013. Other, Presented, 2013.
  • R. Vaillon, O. Dupre, M. Francoeur, and M.P. Mengüç, "Thermal issues in the design of PV devices: focus on the case of nanoscale-gap thermophotovolatic cells," Nanotechnology for Next Generation High Efficiency Photovoltaics Spring International School, Corsica, France, April 1-6, 2013. Other, Presented, 2013.
  • R. Vaillon, O. Dupre, M. Francoeur, and M.P. Mengüç, “Thermal issues in the design of PV devices: focus on the case of nanoscale-gap thermophotovoltaic cells,” Nanotechnology for Next Generation High Efficiency Photovoltaics Spring International School, Corsica, France, April 1-6, 2013 (Poster). Other, Submitted, 2012.
  • S.J. Petersen, S. Edalatpour, S. Basu, and M. Francoeur, “Low temperature near-infrared surface polariton mediated heat transfer via Mie resonance-based metamaterials,” 2013 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Minneapolis, USA, July 14-19, 2013 (Oral presentation). Other, Submitted, 2012.
  • S.J. Petersen, S. Basu and M. Francoeur, “Tuning near-field thermal radiative properties by quantifying sensitivity of Mie resonance-based metamaterial design parameters,” ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Houston, TX, November 9-15, 2012 (Oral presentation). Other, Presented, 2012.
  • S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, “The Thermal Discrete Dipole Approximation (T-DDA) for near-field radiative heat transfer calculations,” 2013 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Minneapolis, USA, July 14-19, 2013 (Oral presentation). Other, Submitted, 2012.
  • M. Francoeur, R. Vaillon, and M.P. Mengüç, “Nanoscale-gap thermophotovoltaic energy conversion devices,” International Workshop on Nano-Micro Thermal Radiation, Miyagi, Japan, May 23-25, 2012 (Poster). Other, Presented, 2012.
  • A. Majid, S. Edalatpour, M. Francoeur, and M.A. Scarpulla, Simulations of nanoparticle plasmonic phase change oscillators, nanoUtah 2011 Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, October 13-14, 2011 (Poster presentation). Other, Presented, 2011.
  • J. DeSutter, R. Vaillon, and M. Francoeur, "Impacts of near-field radiation on recombination mechanisms in thermophotovoltaics," ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Phoenix, AZ, November 11-17, 2016 (Oral presentation). , Presented, 2016.
  • M.P. Bernardi and M. Francoeur, "Measurement of near-field radiative heat transfer between macroscale planar surfaces separated by a tunable nanosize gap," ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Phoenix, AZ, November 11-17, 2016 (Oral presentation). , Presented, 2016.
  • S. Edalatpour and M. Francoeur, "Near-field radiation heat transfer between arbitrarily-shaped objects and a surface," ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Phoenix, AZ, November 11-17, 2016 (Oral presentation). , Presented, 2016.
  • A. Jarzembski, S. Edalatpour, M. Francoeur, K. Park, "Comparison of tip-substrate near-field thermal radiation models for different tip shapes and dipole-surface interactions," 2015 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit, San Francisco, CA, April 6-10, 2015. , Submitted, 2014.
  • M.P. Bernardi and M. Francoeur, "A MEMS-based variable gap device for measuring near-field radiative heat transfer between flat surfaces," ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Montreal, PQ, November 14-20, 2014. , Presented, 2014.
  • E. Blandre, P.-O. Chapuis, M. Francoeur, and R. Vaillon, "Near-field thermal radiation between a semi-infinite medium and a film," 2nd International Workshop and Nano-Micro Thermal Radiation: Energy, Manufacturing, Materials, and Sensing (NanoRad2014), Shanghai, China, June 6-9, 2014. , Presented, 2014.
  • J.-M. Geffrin, B. Lacroix, M. Francoeur, and R. Vaillon, "Non-destructive evaluation with evanescent microwaves generated by total internal reflection," 2014 Edition of the COFREND Days, Bordeaux, France, May 20-22, 2014. , Presented, 2014.
  • M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, Thermal impacts on performances of nanoscale-gap thermophotovoltaic energy conversion devices, Electromagnetic and Light Scattering Conference XII, Helsinki, Finland (Poster). , Presented, 2010.
  • M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, "Thermal impacts on performances of nanoscale-gap thermophotovoltaic energy conversion devices," 6th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Antalya, Turkey (Poster). , Presented, 2010.
  • M. Francoeur, M.P. Mengüç, and R. Vaillon, Control of near-field radiative heat transfer via surface phonon-polariton coupling in thin films, META'10: 2nd International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, Cairo, Egypt (Paper). , Presented, 2010.

Research Groups

  • Gaoqiang Yang, . Mechanical Engineering. 2015 - 2015. Awards/Scholarships/Stipends: TA.
  • Naphatsorn Vongsoasup, . Mechanical Engineering. 2015 - 2015.
  • Richard Peterson, . Mechanical Engineering. 2014 - 2014. Awards/Scholarships/Stipends: REU.
  • Roger Backman, . Mechanical Engineering. 2014 - 2014. Awards/Scholarships/Stipends: REU.
  • Tyler Trueax, . Mechanical Engineering. 2014 - 2015. Awards/Scholarships/Stipends: UROP.

Languages

  • English, Fluent.
  • French, Fluent.