Emmanuel de LANGRE


Professor, Chair of the Department of Mechanics.


Member of   LadhyX , Mechanics and Living System initiative,


Editor of the  Journal of Fluids and Structures


          Laboratoire d'Hydrodynamique

Ecole Polytechnique  
     91128 Palaiseau  France




 Research in Fluid-structure interactions

Research in Plant biomechanics


Book on Fluid-Structure interactions




Some very recent papers



Lopez, D., de Langre, E., & Michelin, S. (2015). A space-averaged model of branched structures. Computers & Structures, 146, 12-19.

Tadrist, L., Julio, K., Saudreau, M., & de Langre, E. (2015). Leaf flutter by torsional galloping: Experiments and model. Journal of Fluids and Structures, 56, 1-10.

Théckès, B., Boutillon, X., & de Langre, E. (2015). On the efficiency and robustness of damping by branching. Journal of Sound and Vibration.357,35-50

de Langre, E., & Doaré, O. (2015). Edge flutter of long beams under follower loads. JOMMS, 10,3



Short Bio


1978-1980 Ecole polytechnique

1981-1984 Ph.D. in Fracture Mechanics

1985-1997 Engineer at  French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA)

1997-2009 Associate professor, Ecole polytechnique

2004-2005 Visiting professor at McGill University and Ecole polytechnique Montreal

2009-     Professor, Ecole polytechnique

2014-     Editor in Chief, Journal of Fluids and Structures