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Publications M. Montagnat

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14 février 2017 ( maj : 28 janvier 2019 ), par Maurine Montagnat Rentier

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2016 - 2020

  • J. Li, J. A. Vélez Gonzalez, C. Leuschen, A. Harish, P. Gogineni, M. Montagnat, I. Weikusat, F. Rodriguez-Morales, and J. Paden. Multi-channel and multi-polarization radar measurements around the neem site. The Cryosphere, 12, 2689-2705, 2018,
  • L. Moreau, C. Lachaud, R. Théry, M. V. Predoi, D. Marsan, E. Larose, J. Weiss, M. Montagnat. Monitoring ice thickness and elastic properties from the measurement of leaky guided waves : A laboratory experiment. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 142(5), 2873–2880,, 2017.
  • T. Chauve, M. Montagnat, C. Lachaud, D. Georges and P. Vacher. Strain heterogeneities at the ductile to brittle transition ; a case study on ice. Solid Earth, 8, 943-953, 2017.
  • T. Chauve, M. Montagnat, S. Piazolo, B. Journaux, J. Wheeler, F. Barou, D. Mainprice and A. Tommasi. 2017. Non-basal dislocations should be accounted for in simulating ice mass flow. EPSL. 473, 247-255,
  • K. Hidas, A. Tommasi, D. Mainprice, T. Chauve, F. Barou and M. Montagnat. Microstructural evolution 1 during thermal annealing of ice-Ih, 2017. Journal of Structural Geology, Vol 99, 31-44.
  • N. Calonne, M. Montagnat, M. Schneebeli and M. Matzl. The layered evolution of fabric and microstructure of snow at Point Barnola, Central East Antarctica. 2017. EPSL, 460, 293-301,
  • T. Richeton, L.T. Le, T. Chauve, M. Bernacki, S. Berbenni and M. Montagnat. Modelling the transport of geometrically necessary dislocations on slip systems : application to single- and multi-crystals of ice. 2017. Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 25, 025010.
  • Chauve T, Montagnat M, Barou F, Hidas K, Tommasi A, Mainprice D. 2017 Investigation of nucleation processes during dynamic recrystallization of ice using cryo-EBSD. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 375 : 20150345.
  • A.M. Maurel, J.-F.M. Mercier, and M. Montagnat. Critical analysis of the relations between the velocities of elastic waves and effective anisotropy of ice polycrystals. 2016. The Cryosphere. 10, 3063-3070.

2011 - 2015

  • M. Montagnat, T. Chauve, F. Barou, A. Tommasi, B. Beausir, C. Fressengeas. Analysis of dynamic recrystallization of ice from EBSD orientation mapping. 2015. Frontiers In Earth Sciences. 3:81.
  • T. Chauve, M. Montagnat and P. Vacher. Strain field evolution during dynamic recrystallization nucleation ; a case study on ice. Acta Materialia, 2015, 101, 116-124 .
  • A. Maurel, F. Lund, M. Montagnat. Propagation of elastic waves through textured polycrystals : application to ice. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A : Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 2015, 471, 2177.
  • S. Piazolo, M. Montagnat, F. Grennerat, H. Moulinec, J. Wheeler. Effect of local stress heterogeneities on dislocation fields : Examples from transient creep in polycrystalline ice. Acta Materialia, 2015, 90, 0, 303-309.
  • M. Montagnat, Azuma, N. ; Dahl-Jensen, D. ; Eichler, J. ; Fujita, S. ; Gillet-Chaulet, F. ; Kipfstuhl, S. ; Samyn, D. ; Svensson, A. ; Weikusat, I. Fabric measurement along the NEEM ice core, Greenland, and comparison with GRIP and NGRIP ice cores. The Cryosphere, 2014, 8, 4, 1129-1138.
  • M. Montagnat, O. Castelnau, P. D. Bons, S. H. Faria, O. Gagliardini, F. Gillet-Chaulet, F. Grennerat, A. Griera, R. A. Lebensohn, H. Moulinec, J. Roessiger, P. Suquet. Multiscale modeling of ice deformation behavior, J. Structural Geology, 2014, 61, 78-108. Invited Review.
  • Gagliardini, O. ; Weiss, J. ; Duval, P. & Montagnat, M. Correspondence - On Duddu and Waisman (2013) concerning continuum damage mechanics applied to crevassing and iceberg calving J. of Glaciol., 2013, 59, 797-798.
  • Gauthier, F. ; Montagnat, M. ; Weiss, J. ; Allard, M. & Hétu, B. Ice cascade growth and decay : a thermodynamic approach Journal of Glaciology, 2013, 59, 507-523
  • Donges, J. ; Montagnat, M. ; Bastie, P. & Grennerat, F. 3D diffraction imaging and orientation mapping in deformed ice crystals, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B : Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 2013, 300, 6 - 10
  • Dahl-Jensen, D. & 120 co-authors (M. Montagnat), 120. Eemian interglacial reconstructed from a Greenland folded ice core, Nature, 2013, 493, 489-493
  • Riche, F. ; Montagnat, M. & Schneebeli, M. Evolution of crystal orientation in snow during temperature gradient metamorphism Journal of Glaciology, 2013, 59, 213, 1-9
  • Piazolo, S. ; Borthwick, V. ; Griera, A. ; Montagnat, M. ; Jessell, M. W. ; Lebensohn, R. A. & Evans, L. Substructure Dynamics in Crystalline Materials : New Insight from In Situ Experiments, Detailed EBSD Analysis of Experimental and Natural Samples and Numerical Modelling, Materials Science Forum, 2012, 715-716, 502-507
  • Montagnat, M., D. Buiron, L. Arnaud, A. Broquet, P. Schlitz, R. Jacob and S. Kipfstuhl. Measurements and numerical simulation of fabric evolution along the Talos Dome ice core, Antarctica. Earth Planet. Sci. Let., 2012, 357-358, 168-178.
  • Duval, P. ; Louchet, F. ; Weiss, J. & Montagnat, M. On the role of long-range internal stresses on grain nucleation during dynamic discontinuous recrystallization Materials Science and Engineering : A, 2012, 546, 207 - 211
  • Grennerat, F., M. Montagnat, O. Castelnau, P. Vacher, H. Moulinec, P. Suquet, P. Duval. Experimental characterization of intragranular strain field in columnar ice during transient creep. (2012) Acta Materialia. 60 (8) 3655–3666.
  • Suquet, P., H. Moulinec, O. Castelnau, M. Montagnat, N. Lahellec, F. Grennerat, P. Duval, R. Brenner (2012). Multi-scale modeling of the mechanical behavior of polycrystalline ice under transient creep. Procedia IUTAM 3 76-90.
  • Roessiger, J ; Bons, PD ; Griera, A ; Jessell, MW ; Evans, L ; Montagnat, M ; Kipfstuhl, S ; Faria, SH ; Weikusat, I. Competition between grain growth and grain-size reduction in polar ice. (2011) Journal of Glaciology, 57 (205) : 942-948
  • Montagnat M., Blackford J.R., Piazolo S., Arnaud L. and Lebensohn R.A. Measurement and full-field predictions of deformation heterogeneities in ice (2011). EPSL, 305, 153-160.
  • Weiss J., Montagnat M., Cinquin-Lapierre B., Labory P.A., Moreau L., Damilano F. and Lavigne D. Waterfall ice : mechanical stability of vertical structures (2011). J. of Glaciology, 57 (203) 407-415.
  • Stenni, B., Buiron, D., Frezzotti, M., Albani, S., Barbante, C., Bard, E., Barnola, J.M., Baroni, M., Baumgartner, M., Bonazza, M., Capron, E., Castellano, E., Chappellaz, J., Delmonte, B., Falourd, S., Genoni, L., Iacumin, P., Jouzel, J., Kipfstuhl, S., Landais, A., Lemieux-Dudon, B., Maggi, V., Masson-Delmotte, V., Mazzola, C., Minster, B., Montagnat, M., Mulvaney, R., Narcisi, B., Oerter, H., Parrenin, F., Petit, J.R., Ritz, C., Scarchilli, C., Schilt, A., Schüpbach, S., Schwander, J., Selmo, E., Severi, M., Stocker, T.F., and R. Udisti. Unified Antarctic and Greenland climate seesaw during the last deglaciation (2011). Nature Geoscience 4, 46-49.
  • Buiron, D., Chappellaz, J., Stenni, B., Frezzotti, M., Baumgartner, M., Capron, E., Landais, A., Lemieux-Dudon, B., Masson-Delmotte, V., Montagnat, M., Parrenin, F., and A. Schilt. TALDICE-1 age scale of the Talos Dome deep ice core, East Antarctica (2011). Clim. Past 7, 1-16.

2006 - 2010

  • Duval P., Montagnat M., Grennerat F., Weiss J., Meyssonnier J. and Philip A. Creep and plasticity of glacier ice : a material science perspective (2010). J. of Glaciology, 56 (200) 1059-1068.
  • Ma, Y., Gagliardini, O., Ritz, C., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Durand, G., and Montagnat, M. Enhancement factors for grounded ice and ice-shelf both inferred from an anisotropic ice flow model (2010). J. of Glaciology. 56 (199) 805-812
  • Montagnat M., Weiss J., Cinquin-Lapierre B., Labory P.A., Moreau L., Damilano F. and Lavigne D. Waterfall ice : formation, structure and evolution (2010). J. of Glaciology, 56 (156).
  • Lebensohn R.A., Montagnat M., Mansuy P., Duval P., Meyssonnier J. and Philip A. Modelling viscoplastic behavior and heterogeneous intracrystalline deformation of columnar ice polycrystals (2009). Acta Materiala 57, 1405-1415.
  • Castelnau O., Duval P., Montagnat M. and Brenner R. Elastoviscoplastic micromechanical Modeling of the transient creep of ice. J. Geophys. Res. (2008) Vol. 113
  • Piazolo S., Montagnat M. and Blackford J.R. Substructure characterization of experimentally and naturally deformed ice using cryo-EBSD. (2008) J. Microscopy 230 (3) 509-519.
  • Taupin V., Varadhan S., Chevy J., Fressengeas C., Beaudoin A.J., Montagnat M. and Duval P. Effects of size on the dynamics of dislocations in ice single crystals. (2007) Phys. Rev. Let. 99 (15) 155507-1-4
  • Weiss J. and Montagnat M. Long-range spatial correlations and scaling in dislocation and slip patterns. Phil Mag. 87 (2007) 1161-1174. Invited Review.
  • Montagnat M., Weiss J., Duval P., Brunjail H., Bastie P and Gil Sevillano J. The heterogeneous nature of slip in ice single crystals deformed under torsion. Phil Mag. 86 (2006) 4259-4270.

2000 - 2005

  • Gillet-Chaulet F., Gagliardini O., Meyssonnier J., Montagnat M. and Castelnau O. A user-friendly anisotropic flow law for ice-sheet modelling. J. Glaciol. 51 (2005) 3-14.
  • Montagnat M. and Duval P. The viscoplastic behaviour of ice in polar ice sheets : experimental results and modelling. CRAS Physique 5 (2004) 699-708.
  • Montagnat M., and Duval P. Dislocations in ice and deformation mechanisms : from single crystals to polar ice. Deffect and Diffusion Forum, Scitec Pub. 229 (2004) 43-54.
  • Hamelin B., Bastie P., Duval P., Chévy J. and Montagnat M. Lattice distortion and basal slip bands in deformed ice crystals revealed by hard X-ray diffraction. J. Phys. IV France 118 (2004) 27-33.
  • Martinéz-Esnaola J.M., Montagnat M., Duval P. and Gil Sevillano J. Geometrically necessary dislocations in a c-axis oriented cylindrical bar of basal-slipping hexagonal crystals deformed in torsion. Scripta Materiala 50 (2003) 273-278.
  • Montagnat M., Duval P., Bastie P. and Hamelin B. Strain gradients and geometrically necessary dislocations in deformed ice single crystals. Scripta Materiala 49 (2003) 411-415.
  • Montagnat M., Duval P., Bastie P., Hamelin B. and Lipenkov V.Ya., 2003. Lattice distortions in ice crystals from the Vostok core (Antarctica) revealed by hard X-ray diffraction ; implication in the deformation of ice at low stresses. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 214 (2003) 369-378.
  • Montagnat M. and Schulson E.M. On friction and surface cracking during sliding of ice on ice. J. Glaciol, 49 (166) (2003) 391-396.
  • Duval P. and Montagnat M. Comments on "Superplastic deformation of ice : experimental observations" by D. L. Goldsby and D. L. Kohlstedt. Journal of Geophysical Research 107 (2002) B5, ECV4 1-2.
  • Montagnat M., Duval P., Bastie P., Hamelin B., Brissaud O., De Angelis M., Petit J. R. and Lipenkov V. Ya. High crystalline quality of large single crystals of subglacial ice above Lake Vostok (Antarctica) revealed by hard X-ray diffraction. Compte Rendus de l’Académie des Sciences, Earth and Planetary Science 333 (2001) 419-425.
  • Montagnat M. and Duval P. Rate controlling processes in the creep of polar ice, influence of grain boundary migration associated with recrystallization. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 183 (2000) 179-186.
  • Duval P., Arnaud L., Brissaud O., Montagnat M. and De La Chapelle S. Deformation and recrystallization processes of ice from polar ice sheets. Annals of Glaciology 30 (2000) 83-87.


  • Grennerat F., Montagnat M., Castelnau O., Vacher P. and Duval P. Intragranular strain field in columnar ice during transient creep regime and relation with the local microstucture (2010) Proc. ICEM 14 – 14th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics. EPJ Web of Conferences 6, 31001
  • Montagnat M., Durand G. and Duval P. Recrystallization processes in granular ice. (2009) "Physics of Ice Core Records II", Supplement Issue of Low Temperature Science, 68, 81-90
  • Gagliardini O., Gillet-Chaulet F. and Montagnat M. A review of Anisotropic Polar Ice Models : from Crystal to Ice-Sheet Flow Models. (2009) "Physics of Ice Core Records II", Supplement Issue of Low Temperature Science, 68, 149-166.
  • Durand G., Svensson A., Persson A., Gagliardini O., Gillet-Chaulet F., Sjolte J., Montagnat M., Dahl-Jensen D. Evolution of texture along the EPICA Dome C ice core. (2009) "Physics of Ice Core Records II", Supplement Issue of Low Temperature Science, 68, 91-106.
  • Louchet F., Duval P., Montagnat M. and Weiss J. Are self-organised critical dislocation dynamics relevant to ice sheet flow ? In Physics of Ice Records. (2009) "Physics of Ice Core Records II", Supplement Issue of Low Temperature Science, 68, 25-34.
  • Chevy J., Montagnat M., Duval P. Fivel M. and Weiss J. Dislocation patterning and deformation processes in ice single crystal deformed by torsion. Proc. 11th Int. Conf. Phys. & Chem. of Ice. (2007) 142-146.
  • Verdier M., Montagnat M., Maitrejean S. and Passemard G., 2004. Investigation of mechanical properties of mesoporous methyl-substituted SiO2 thin films (Methylsilesquioxane materials). MRS Proceeding, Thin film stresses and mechanical properties vol. 795 U5.26.1-6.
  • Fiévet C., Montagnat M. and Chévrier P., 1998. Arc energy balance in the arc chute of a low voltage circuit breaker. XIIIth Symposium on Physics of Switching Arc, Czek Republic, Vol II, p333-336.


  • P. Duval and M. Montagnat - Physical deformation modes of ice in glaciers and ice sheets, in Glacier science and environmental change, 2006. Edited by Peter G Knight, Blackwell Publishing.


  • Montagnat M., Weiss J. et Damilano F. 2012. La glace en question, itinéraire scientifique au coeur des cascades de glace. Les Alpes, revue du Club Alpin Suisse, Janvier 2012.
  • Montagnat M. et Duval P. 2002. Les calottes polaires, ces témoins "vivants" d’un autre monde. Note "info médias", CNRS info, 399, pp 15-16.