Séverine Boyer

Septembre 2017


Séverine A.E. Boyer

CNRS Researcher


Research teams:

Physical Mechanics of Industrial Polymers - MPI

Rheology, Microstructure, Processes - RMP

Research areas:

  • Multi-scale structural architecture in extreme environment
  • Mechanical coupling / material interaction
  • Thermodynamic-diffuso-chemo-mechanical behavior under gradient and in phase transition
  • Science of polymer-based materials


Recent publications: (selected on last 5 years)

J.M. Haudin, S.A.E. Boyer: Crystallization of polymers in processing conditions: An overview. Int. Polym. Proc., in print (2017)
S.A.E. Boyer, M. Gerland, A. Riviere: Thermally−activated anelastic relaxation in a high−manganese Cu−Mn alloy studied by isothermal low−frequency internal friction. Mater. Sci. Eng. A Struct. Mater., 685, 139-144 (2017) DOI 10.1016/ j.msea.2016.12.120
P. Sowiński, E. Piorkowska, S.A.E. Boyer, J.-M. Haudin: Nucleation of crystallization of isotactic polypropylene in the gamma form under high pressure in nonisothermal conditions. Eur. Polym. J., 85, 564-574 (2016) DOI 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2016.10.055
JM. Gerland, S.A.E. Boyer, S. Castagnet: Early stages of cavitation in a stretched and decompressed poly(vinylidene fluoride) exposed to diffusive hydrogen observed by Transmission Electronic Microscopy at the nanoscale. Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 41, 1766-1774 (2016) DOI 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2015.11.015
P. Sowinski, E. Piorkowska, S.A.E. Boyer, J.M. Haudin, K. Zapala: The role of nucleating agents in high-pressure-induced gamma crystallization in isotactic polypropylene. Colloid Polym. Sci., 293, 665-675 (2015) DOI 10.1007/s00396-014-3445-z
J. Carr, X. Milhet, S.A.E. Boyer, P. Gadaud, P. Lee, G. Thompson: Quantitative characterization of porosity and determination of elastic modulus for sintered micro-silver joints. J. Mater. Process. Technol., 225, 19-23 (2015) DOI 10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2015.03.037
S.A.E. Boyer, F.E.J. Fournier, Ch.A Gandin, J.M. Haudin: CRISTAPRESS: An optical cell for structure development in high-pressure crystallization. Rev. Sci. Instrum., 85, 013906 (2014) DOI 10.1063/1.4862473
S. Sarrabi, S.A.E. Boyer, M.F. Lacrampe, P. Krawczak, A. Tcharkhtchi: Metallocene polypropylene crystallization kinetic during cooling in rotational molding thermal condition. J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 130, 222-233 (2013) DOI 10.1002/app.39035)
S.A.E. Boyer, C. Iwamoto, H. Yoshida: Carbon Dioxide as a Porogen On Self-Organized Nano-Structure Of Amphiphilic Side-Chain type Liquid Crystalline Di-Block Copolymers. Best Paper Selection, The 15th International Confederation for Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry Congress - ICTAC 2012, J. Therm. Anal. Calorim., 113, 1565-1576 (2013) DOI 10.1007/s10973-013-3095-2
M. Dasriaux, S. Castagnet, L. Chocinski, L. Thilly, S.A.E. Boyer: Evolution of the amorphous fraction of PEEK during annealing under atmospheric and high pressure above the glass transition temperature. J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 130, 1148-1157 (2013) DOI 10.1002/app.39297


Mini CV : 

Academic Background


Doctorat -ès-Physico-Chimie’, Blaise Pascal University, Clermont-Ferrand’, France
Diplôme du Collège Doctoral du Pétrole et des Moteurs’, Institut Français du Pétrole Energie Nouvelle (IFPEN), Solaize-Rueil Malmaison’, France

Work Expérience


CR CNRS Researcher’, CEMEF UMR CNRS 7635, MINES ParisTech PSL


CR CNRS Researcher’, ISAE-ENSMA UPR CNRS 3346, PPRIME institute


Associate Researcher’, CEMEF UMR CNRS 7635, MINES ParisTech Sophia Antipolis & MINES Douai


Associate Professor’, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Applied Chemistry Dpt.


‘Associate Professor’, Blaise Pascal University, Thermodynamics Labs.



International 2012 ICTAC Young Scientific Award


International 2003 William F. Giauque Student Award


French 2009/10 Subvention ‘Jeunes Chercheurs’, ‘Région Nord-Pas de Calais & Pôle de Compétitivité MAUD (Matériaux et Applications pour une Utilisation Durable)’, MINES Douai


French 2008 Subventions ‘Creation’, ‘Région Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur - Conseil Général des Alpes-Maritimes - MINES ParisTech’, CRISTAPRESS project, CEMEF UMR CNRS 7635


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