Jean Pol Vigneron

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Affiliation: University of Namur
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Optical structure and function of the white filamentary hair covering the edelweiss bracts
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 71:011906. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Scale coloration change following water absorption in the beetle Hoplia coerulea (Coleoptera)
    Marie Rassart
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation, University of Namur FUNDP, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 80:031910. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural layer-by-layer photonic structure in the squamae of Hoplia coerulea (Coleoptera)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 72:061904. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Structural origin of the colored reflections from the black-billed magpie feathers
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 73:021914. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Spectral filtering of visible light by the cuticle of metallic woodboring beetles and microfabrication of a matching bioinspired material
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, Rue de Bruxelles 61, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 73:041905. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Reverse color sequence in the diffraction of white light by the wing of the male butterfly Pierella luna (Nymphalidae: Satyrinae)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation, University of Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 82:021903. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Correlated diffraction and fluorescence in the backscattering iridescence of the male butterfly Troides magellanus (Papilionidae)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, rue de Bruxelles, 61, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 78:021903. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Switchable reflector in the Panamanian tortoise beetle Charidotella egregia (Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Departement de Physique, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 76:031907. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Method for modeling additive color effect in photonic polycrystals with form anisotropic elements: the case of Entimus imperialis weevil
    Sébastien Mouchet
    Department of Physics, University of Namur, Namur, Belgium
    Opt Express 21:13228-40. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Photonic polycrystal in the greenish-white scales of the African longhorn beetle Prosopocera lactator (Cerambycidae)
    Jean François Colomer
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation PMR, University of Namur FUNDP, rue de Bruxelles, 61, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 85:011907. 2012

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Optical structure and function of the white filamentary hair covering the edelweiss bracts
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 71:011906. 2005
    ..Calculations based on a photonic-crystal model provide insight on the way radiation can be absorbed by the filamentary threads...
  2. ncbi request reprint Scale coloration change following water absorption in the beetle Hoplia coerulea (Coleoptera)
    Marie Rassart
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation, University of Namur FUNDP, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 80:031910. 2009
    ..The natural mechanism shows the way to produce a very efficient hygrochromic material: a medium which significantly changes color when its water contents are modified...
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural layer-by-layer photonic structure in the squamae of Hoplia coerulea (Coleoptera)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 72:061904. 2005
    ..The blue iridescence is easily explained by a planar multilayer approximation model, deduced from the observed three-dimensional structure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Structural origin of the colored reflections from the black-billed magpie feathers
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 73:021914. 2006
    ..The bluish reflections from the wings are produced by a more complicated mechanism, involving the presence of a cortex second gap."..
  5. ncbi request reprint Spectral filtering of visible light by the cuticle of metallic woodboring beetles and microfabrication of a matching bioinspired material
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, Rue de Bruxelles 61, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 73:041905. 2006
    ..These mechanisms are used to develop an artificial bioinspired multilayer system which reproduces the visual effects provided by the insect surface...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reverse color sequence in the diffraction of white light by the wing of the male butterfly Pierella luna (Nymphalidae: Satyrinae)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation, University of Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 82:021903. 2010
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  7. ncbi request reprint Correlated diffraction and fluorescence in the backscattering iridescence of the male butterfly Troides magellanus (Papilionidae)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, rue de Bruxelles, 61, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 78:021903. 2008
    ..These effects are analyzed, with the conclusion that both of them depend on the same optical device: a one-dimensional microribs grating which appear on the sides of the ridges that run along the yellow scales...
  8. ncbi request reprint Switchable reflector in the Panamanian tortoise beetle Charidotella egregia (Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Departement de Physique, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 76:031907. 2007
    ..This mechanism not only explains the change of hue but also the change of scattering mode from specular to diffuse. Quantitative modeling is developed in support of this analysis...
  9. doi request reprint Method for modeling additive color effect in photonic polycrystals with form anisotropic elements: the case of Entimus imperialis weevil
    Sébastien Mouchet
    Department of Physics, University of Namur, Namur, Belgium
    Opt Express 21:13228-40. 2013
    ..Although each photonic crystal grain of the polycrystal produces a single bright iridescent color, a non-iridescent green matt coloration is perceived by the human eye due to multiscale averaging effects...
  10. ncbi request reprint Photonic polycrystal in the greenish-white scales of the African longhorn beetle Prosopocera lactator (Cerambycidae)
    Jean François Colomer
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation PMR, University of Namur FUNDP, rue de Bruxelles, 61, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 85:011907. 2012
    ..X-ray nanotomography is revealed as a very promising tool for photonic-crystal morphology studies...
  11. doi request reprint Bi-functional photonic structure in the Papilio nireus (Papilionidae): modeling by scattering-matrix optical simulations
    Eloise Van Hooijdonk
    1Centre de recherche en Physique de la Matière et du Rayonnement, Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, University of Namur, FUNDP, 61 rue de Bruxelles, Namur 5000, Belgium
    Opt Express 20:22001-11. 2012
    ..Then, results highlight an enhanced fluorescence occurring in the spatial as well as in the frequency domain. This observation could be of great interest to design new optical devices...
  12. ncbi request reprint Photonic polycrystal in the greenish-white scales of the African longhorn beetle Prosopocera lactator (Cerambycidae)
    Jean François Colomer
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation PMR, University of Namur FUNDP, rue de Bruxelles, 61, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 85:011907. 2012
    ..X-ray nanotomography is revealed as a very promising tool for photonic-crystal morphology studies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nanomorphology of the blue iridescent wings of a giant tropical wasp Megascolia procer javanensis (Hymenoptera)
    Michaël Sarrazin
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, rue de Bruxelles, 61, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 78:051902. 2008
    ..The opacity is essentially due to the presence of melanin in the stratified medium which forms the mechanical core of the wing...
  14. ncbi request reprint Spectral sideband produced by a hemispherical concave multilayer on the African shield-bug Calidea panaethiopica (Scutelleridae)
    Jean Pol Vigneron
    Departement de Physique, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium ac be
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 79:021907. 2009
    ..This multiscale approach is very general and should be useful for dealing with visual effects in many natural and artificial systems...
  15. doi request reprint Cylindrical Bragg mirrors on leg segments of the male Bolivian blueleg tarantula Pamphobeteus antinous (Theraphosidae)
    Priscilla Simonis
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation PMR, University of Namur FUNDP, rue de Bruxelles, 61, B 5000 Namur Belgium
    Opt Express 21:6979-96. 2013
    ..The coloration is shown to be caused by a curved coaxial multilayer which acts as a "cylindrical Bragg mirror"...
  16. doi request reprint Optimal overlayer inspired by Photuris firefly improves light-extraction efficiency of existing light-emitting diodes
    Annick Bay
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation, Department of Physics, University of Namur FUNDP, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Opt Express 21:A179-89. 2013
    ..The gain of light extraction reaches values up to 55% with respect to the reference unprocessed LED...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the antireflection property of moth wings by three-dimensional transfer-matrix optical simulations
    Olivier Deparis
    Research center in Physics of Matter and Radiation, University of Namur, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 79:041910. 2009
    ..In comparison with the latter simulations, the 3D transfer-matrix simulations were found to be more accurate for evaluating the antireflection property...
  18. ncbi request reprint Orange reflection from a three-dimensional photonic crystal in the scales of the weevil Pachyrrhynchus congestus pavonius (Curculionidae)
    Victoria Welch
    Laboratoire de Physique du Solide, Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, 61 rue de Bruxelles, B 5000 Namur, Belgium
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 75:041919. 2007
    ..The long-range disorder introduced by the grain boundaries explains the paradoxical observation that the reflectance, although generated by a photonic crystal, is insensitive to changes in the viewing angle...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gleaming and dull surface textures from photonic-crystal-type nanostructures in the butterfly Cyanophrys remus
    Krisztián Kertész
    Research Institute for Technical Physics and Materials Science, PO Box 49, H 1525 Budapest, Hungary
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 74:021922. 2006
    ..Potential applications in the field of colorants, flat panel displays, smart textiles, and smart papers are surveyed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Optical properties of the iridescent organ of the comb-jellyfish Beroë cucumis (Ctenophora)
    Victoria Welch
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Park Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 73:041916. 2006
    ..The high transparency of the structure at the maximal bioluminescence wavelength is also explained...