Best Flash-Presentation Award Winners

The event has been a great success with about 150 participants. The quality of the several presentations and the interesting discussions that derived from it made this event even better and rewarding.


1. Jason GOVILAS - University Franche-Comté, France

Investigation of the mechanics of interface between individual plant fibers using micro-mechatronics

2. Emmanuelle RICHELY - INRAE Nantes, France

Combined experimental and numerical approaches to grasp the mechanical behaviour of flax fibres and bundles


- Ana Carolina CONSTANCIO TRINDADE - PUC-Rio, Brazil

Natural fiber-reinforced geopolymers exposed to accelerated aging tests

- Delphin PANTALONI - University of South Brittany, France

Are biodegradable polymers suitable as matrix for biodegradable flax composites ?

- Farzin JAVANSHOUR - Tampere University, Finland

Interfacial Toughening of Flax Fibre Reinforced Composites for Better Impact Resistance

- Alexandros PRAPAVESIS - KU Leuven, Belgium

Full-field 3D Strain Mapping of Flax Fibre Composites by Means of 4D X-CT Digital Volume Correlation