WELCOME TO THE PERSONNAL PAGE OF Jean-Franćois PETIOT

 

 

 

1.     Administrative Information

 

 

Jean-Franćois PETIOT

Professeur des Universités PR1/professor

Ecole Centrale de Nantes

 

contact:

Jean-Francois.Petiot@irccyn.ec-nantes.fr

 

 

Ecole Centrale de Nantes

IRCCyN

1, rue de la NoĎ

BP 92101

44321 NANTES Cedex 03 FRANCE

 

phone : +33 2 40 37 69 59

Fax : +33 2 40 37 69 30

http://www.irccyn.ec-nantes.fr/~petiot/

 

2.     Position

Professor at the Ecole Centrale de Nantes since september 2006.

Š      Teaching activities at Ecole Centrale de Nantes (ECN)

Š      Research activities at IRCCyN (Institut de Recherche en Communications et Cybernétique de Nantes), UMR CNRS 6597.

 

3.     Education

2004      Habilitation ą diriger les recherches – Conception intégrée orientée client: processus, méthodes et outils. Université de Nantes

1993      PhD - mechanical engineering - optimization of cycle time in robotics. Ecole Centrale de Nantes (France)

1988      M.S (Diplôme d’études approfondies). Université Paris XII.

1984-87 Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan. Agrégation de mécanique.

 

4.     Area of expertise

Š      Engineering design, Design methodology, Sensory analysis, Human factors in systems design, Industrial design, Kansei engineering, Musical acoustics.

Š      Optimization methods, genetic algorithms, CAD (computer aided design), Psychophysics, Psychoacoustics, Multidimensional data analysis, Statistical methods.

 

5.     Experience

January-June 2002:    Sabbatical stay at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, USA) in the Optimal Design Laboratory of Pr.Papalambros

January-June 2012:    Sabbatical stay at the McGill University (Montreal, Canada) at the CIRMMT, Collab. with Gary Scavone and Stephen McAdams

2006-2010:                 Head of the Department  « Product engineering and industrial systems development » of Ecole Centrale de Nantes

2007-2010:                 Supervisor of the specialisation « Products development and industrial systems» of Ecole Centrale de Nantes

Since 2014:                 Supervisor of the specialisations « Perception and sound design » and “Science et Musique ” of Ecole Centrale de Nantes

Since 2005:                 Supervisor of the MastŹre spécialisé « Marketing, Design and creation », in partnership with AUDENCIA Nantes.

 

Reviewer for several International journals and conferences:

 

6.     Industrial relations

2005

Responsible of the research contract « Perceptive Evaluation of motor sounds. Team PEFH (Perception et facteurs humains - Vincent ROUSSARIE). Peugeot SA, Vélizy, France, 30/12/2005 - 30/10/2006. Contract N°E112.

2007

Responsible of the research contract « Perceptual tests automotive fabrics », Team Sensory analysis, RENAULT SAS, Technocentre Guyancourt. 01/11/2007 - 01/01/2008.

2008

PhD director. Convention CIFRE with the Team “Perception et analyse sensorielle”, RENAULT SAS, DREAM/DTAA (David BLUMENTHAL), Technocentre Guyancourt.. Sujet « Robust engineering appliqué aux méthodes de l’analyse sensorielle ou comment trouver l’espace produit optimal ». 01/12/2008-01/12/2011.

2009

PhD Director. Convention CIFRE with the CTS (Centre Technique de Simulations), RENAULT SAS, Technocentre Guyancourt.. Sujet « Objectivation des prestations ESP sur simulateur de conduite ». 01/01/2009 – 01/01/2012.

2010

Responsible of the research contract « Interactive evaluation of car’s dashboards », Team “Perception et analyse sensorielle”, RENAULT SAS, Technocentre Guyancourt. 01/03/2010 - 06/06/2011.

2011

Responsible of the research contract « Design of alarm sounds », société Gv conseil-manutention, 27930 Guichainville.

2011-2012

Responsible of the research contract « Exploration of innovations by customers », Team “Perception et analyse sensorielle”, RENAULT SAS, Technocentre Guyancourt. Du 5/09/2011 au 21/12/2012.

2014

Research contract with DCNS (Indret, Nantes)

2015

Research contract with Peugeot SA, Vélizy,

2016

Research contract with CLARINS (Pontoise, France)

 

 

 

 

 

7.     Teaching activities

At Ecole Centrale de Nantes, courses taught in French:

Š             Customer oriented design (course 20h – Master level)

Š             Design of Experiments (20h, master level)

Š             Analysis of Sensory data (course 20h – Master level)

Š             Design methodology (course 20h – Master level)

Š             Machine elements (course, 20h – Master level)

Š             Human factors in systems design (Course, 16h, Master level)

Š             Physics of musical instruments (elective course, 32h, Master level)

Š             Basics of acoustics, audio signal processing and psychoacoustics (20h)

 

8.     Main Collaborations

 

Į  Since 1995 with JoĎl Gilbert, DR CNRS LAUM (UMR CNRS 6613), Université du Maine. Musical acoustics, brass instruments, simulation by physical modelling.

Į  Since 1999 with Bernard Yannou (LCGI, Ecole centrale Paris), industrial engineering

Į  Since 2001 with Bruno Gazengel and Jean Pierre DALMONT LAUM (UMR CNRS 6613), Université du Maine. Study of the perceived quality of reed-instruments

Į  Since 2002 with Pr. Papalambros and the Optimal Design Laboratory, University of Michigan, in Design Science.

Į  Since 2003 with René Causse, IRCAM Paris, Perceived quality of musical instruments.

Į  Since 2003 with Jean Pierre Mathieu, Pr AUDENCIA, Nantes.

Į  Since 2004 with Anne Guenand, Mcf Université de Technologie de CompiŹgne, in industrial design.

Į  Since 2010 with Pr. H. Aoyama, KEIO University, Japan.

Į  Since 2012 with Gary Scavone and Stephen McAdams, CIRMMT, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

 

9.     Current doctoral students

 

Name - Subject

Partners

Mathieu DELANGLE (2012 -  4 mai 2016)

La réalité virtuelle en conception universelle. Doctorant MENESR

E. POIRSON, IRCCyN, ECN

Robin TOURNEMENNE (2013 -     )

Simulations sonores par modŹle physique pour l’acoustique virtuelle et la conception. Application aux instruments de musique ą vent. Doctorant MENESR

Joel GILBERT, LAUM, UMR CNRS 6613, Le Mans

Grégoire LAFAY (2013 -     )

Analyse et synthŹse de scŹnes sonores environnementales. Doctorant MENESR

Mathieu LAGRANGE, Jérôme IDIER, equipe ADTSI, IRCCYN,

Alberto MUNOZ ( 2013 -     )

Etude de la qualité d’anches de saxophones. Doctorant MENESR

B. GAZENGEL, J-P DALMONT , LAUM, UMR CNRS 6613, Le Mans

 

Remi GLOAGUEN (2015 -    )

Identification du bruit du trafic routier au sein d’un environnement sonore urbain. thŹse IFSTTAR

Mathieu LAGRANGE, IRCCyN, Nantes

Arnaud CAN, LAE, IFSTTAR, Nantes

 

 

10.  Diffusion of knowledge

J. Gilbert, J-F. Petiot, M. campbell. Les cuivres : le son et la forme. Numéro spécial Pour la Science, novembre 2008 – n°373, pp 52 – 57.

11.  Selection of publications in Journals

 

1.      J-F. Petiot, B. Yannou « Measuring consumer perceptions for a better comprehension, specification and assessment of product semantics». International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. Vol 33/6 pp 507-525, 2004.

2.      E. Poirson,  J-F Petiot, J. Gilbert. « Study of the brightness of trumpet tones. Journal of the Acoustic Society of America, Vol. 118(4), October 2005. pp 2656-2666.

3.      J-F. Petiot, S. Grognet.  Product design: A vectors field based approach for preference modelling. Journal of Engineering Design, Vol. 17, No. 3, June 2006, pp217-233. ISSN 0954-4828.

4.      E. Poirson,  J-F Petiot, J. Gilbert. Integration of user-perceptions in the design process: application to musical instrument optimisation. Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol.129, No.12, December 2007, pp1206-1214.

5.      J-F Petiot, C. Salvo, I. Hossoy, P. Papalambros, R. Gonzalez A cross-cultural study of users’ craftsmanship perceptions in vehicle interior design. International Journal of Product Development, Vol. 7, Nos. 1/2, 2009, pp28-46.

6.      Poirson E., Petiot J-F., Richard F. A method for perceptual evaluation of products by naive subjects: Application to car engine sounds. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, Volume 40, Issue 5, September 2010, Pages 504-516.

7.      Guyon H., Petiot J.-F. (2011) Market share predictions: a new model with rating-based conjoint analysis, International Journal of Market Research. IJMR Vol. 53(6), pp 831-857. DOI : 10.2501/IJMR-53-6-831-857.

8.      Kelly, Jarod C., Maheut, Pierre , Petiot, Jean-Franćois and Papalambros, Panos Y. Incorporating user shape preference in engineering design optimisation, Journal of Engineering Design, vol 22, issue9, September 2011, pp 627 650.

9.      Petiot J-F. Dagher A. Preference-oriented form design: application to cars’ headlights. Int. J. Interact. Des. Manuf. (2011). Vol.5, 17-27. DOI 10.1007/s12008-010-0105-5

10.   Denoual T., Mars F., Petiot J-F., Reymond G., Kemeny A. Drivers’ perception of loss of adherence in bends: influence of motion rendering. Journal of Computing And Information Science In Engineering. Vol. 11, Issue 4, 041004 (2011).

11.   Lu W., Petiot J-F. A sound-based protocol to study product emotions. International Journal of Product Development. Vol. 16, N° 3/4, pp 207-224, 2012.

12.   Poirson E., Petiot J-F., Boivin L., Blumenthal D. Eliciting User Perceptions Using Assessment tests based on an Interactive Genetic Algorithm. Journal of Mechanical Design, Vol. 135, Issue3, 031004 -1-16 March 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4023282.

13.   Petiot J-F., Gilbert J. Comparison of trumpets' sounds played by a musician or simulated by physical modeling. Acta Acustica united wih Acustica. Vol. 99, (2013), 629-641. DOI 10.3813/AAA.918642.

14.   Eveno P., Petiot J-F., Gilbert J., Kieffer B., Caussé R. The relationship between resonances frequencies and playing frequencies in trumpets. Acta Acustica united wih Acustica. 03/2014. Vol. 100(2), 362-374.

15.   Guyon H., Petiot J.-F. (2015) New conjoint approaches to scaling brand equity and optimising share of preference prediction, International Journal of Market Research. IJMR , Vol. 57, Issue 5, pp 701-725, 2015.

16.   Gazengel B., Dalmont J-P., Petiot J-F. Link between objective and subjective characterizations of Bb clarinet reeds. Applied Acoustics Volume 106, may 2016, pp 155-

17.   Delangle M., Petiot J-F., Poirson E. Using motion capture to study human standing accessibility: comparison between physical experiment, static model and virtual ergonomic evaluations. International Journal on Interactive Design and Manufacturing (IJIDeM), (2016), 1-10. DOI : 10.1007/s12008-016-0304-9.

 

12.  Selection of 10 communications in international conferences

 

1.          Petiot J-F, Kersaudy P., Scavone G., MacAdams S., Gazengel B. Modeling of the subjective quality of saxophone reeds. The journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 133, N°5, Pt.2 of 2, May 2013. Proceeding of ICA 2013, Montreal, Quebec, 2-7 June 2013.

2.          R. Causse, P. Eveno, J. Gilbert, J-F Petiot. What can we deduce from measured resonance frequencies of trumpets concerning playing frequencies. The journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 133, N°5, Pt.2 of 2, May 2013. Proceeding of ICA 2013, Montreal, Quebec, 2-7 June 2013.

3.          Petiot J-F, Kersaudy P., Scavone G., MacAdams S. Study of the perceived quality of saxophone reeds by a panel of musicians. Proceedings of SMAC 2013, Stockholm, August 2013.

4.          Petiot J-F., Kristensen B.G., Maier A.M. How should an electric vehicle sound ? User and expert perception. Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences &Computers and Information in Engineering Conference IDETC/CIE 2013, August 4-7, 2013, Portland, Oregon, USA.

5.          Poirson E., Da Cunha C., Petiot J-F. Can we categorize moviegoers on their emotions? Proceedings of KEER 2014, International conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research, Linköping, Sweden, June 11-13 2014.

6.          Petiot J-F., Cervantes F., Boivin L. An interactive genetic algorithm for the study of product semantics. Proceedings of KEER 2014, International conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research, Linköping, Sweden, June 11-13 2014.

7.          DESIGN 2014

8.          Lafay, G and Rossignol, M and Misdariis, N and Lagrange, M and Petiot J-F. A New Experimental Approach for Urban Soundscape Characterization Based on Sound Manipulation : A Pilot Study. Proceedings of ISMA 2014, Le Mans, France, Juillet 2014.

9.          Petiot J-F., Le Vey G. Graph-based model optimization of wind instruments. Preliminary results. Proceedings of ISMA 2014, Le Mans, France, Juillet 2014.

10.       Tournemenne Robin, Petiot Jean-Franćois, Gilbert JoĎl. Study of perceived differences between simulated and real trumpet sounds. Proceedings of ISMA 2014, Le Mans, France, Juillet 2014.

11.       Lu Weihua, Petiot J-F. Investigation on A Non-Verbal Emotion Assessment Tool in Cross-Cultural Context. Proceedings of ISASE 2015 International Symposium on Affective Science and Engineering, March 2015, Tokyo, Japan.

12.       Petiot J-F., Cervantes Chavez F., Boivin L. A comparison of conjoint analysis and interactive genetic algorithms for the study of product semantics. Proceedings of ICED 2015, July 2015, Milano, Italy. Best paper Award.

13.       Delangle M., Petiot J-F., Poirson E. Assessing the differences between numerical methods, CAD evaluations and real experiments for the assessement of reach envelopes of the human body. Proceedings of ICED 2015, July 2015, Milano, Italy

 

 

13.  Selection of 5 invited conferences

 
  1. Workshop « Vienna Talk 2005 », On the future of wind instruments. « Optimisation of brass instruments via sensory profiling techniques and genetics algorithms ». 26-28 August 2005, Vienna, Austria.
  2. Workshop of the UK Musical Acoustics Network. « An objective and subjective study of musical instruments ». 20-21 sept. 2006, London.
  3. Invited conférence of the laboratory of Physics of the University of Edinburg (U.K) (Pr. Murray Campbell). « Optimisation of brass instruments ». feb. 2007.
  4. Invited conference of the ANR Consonnes (contrôle de sons naturels et synthétiques) « Etude subjective d’instruments de musique ». IRCAM, Paris, May 2008.
  5. Plenary session of the conference CONFERE’09. Sensory Analysis and products design. July 2009, Marrakech, MAROC.

 

 

14.  Miscellaneous

Musical Experience

 

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15.  Examples of Projects and realizations

Artificial mouths for brass instruments

 

 

Captor for the measurement of the force applied on the mouthpiece during brass playing

 

Design and optimization of an artificial marine conch

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