Publications and communications of Jerôme Loicq

Garreau, G., Bigioli, A., Laugier, R., Raskin, G., Morren, J., Berger, J.-P., Dandumont, C., Goldsmith, H.-D. K., Gross, S., Ireland, M., Labadie, L., Loicq, J., Madden, S., Martin, G., Martinod, M.-A., Mazzoli, A., Sanny, A., Shao, H., Yan, K., & Defrere, D. (15 February 2024). Asgard/NOTT: L-band nulling interferometry at the VLTI. II. Warm optical design and injection system. Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems, 10 (01). doi:10.1117/1.jatis.10.1.015002

Vilaboa Perez, J., Georges, M., Hastanin, J., & Loicq, J. (04 October 2023). Experimental results of an innovative dynamic low-coherent interferometer for characterizing a gravitational wave detector. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 12672 (126720F). doi:10.1117/12.2677489

Sider, A., Di Fronzo, C., Amez-Droz, L., Amorosi, A., Badaracco, F., Baer, P., Bertolini, A., Bruno, G., Cebeci, P., Collette, C., Ebert, J., Erben, B., Esteves, R., Ferreira, E., Gatti, A., Giesberts, M., Hebbeker, T., van Heijningen, J., Hennig, J.-S., ... Zeoli, M. (2023). E-TEST: a compact low-frequency isolator for a large cryogenic mirror. Classical and Quantum Gravity. doi:10.1088/1361-6382/ace230

Laugier, R., Defrere, D., Woillez, J., Courtney-Barrer, B., Dannert, F., Matter, A., Dandumont, C., Gross, S., Absil, O., Bigioli, A., Garreau, G., Labadie, L., Loicq, J., Martinod, M.-A., Mazzoli, A., Raskin, G., & Sanny, A. (13 March 2023). Asgard/NOTT: L-band nulling interferometry at the VLTI. I. Simulating the expected high-contrast performance. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 671. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/202244351

Vilaboa Perez, J., Georges, M., Lenaerts, C., & Loicq, J. (2022). Low coherence interferometry to characterize the induced vibrations and topology change of the cryogenic mirror of the Einstein Telescope prototype. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering. doi:10.1117/12.2629402

Dandumont, C., Laugier, R., Emsenhuber, A., Gagne, J., Absil, O., Bigioli, A., Bonavita, M., Garreau, G., Ireland, M. J., Martinod, M.-A., Loicq, J., & Defrere, D. (26 August 2022). VLTI/Hi-5: detection yield predictions for young giant exoplanets. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 12183. doi:10.1117/12.2627942

Dandumont, C., Mazzoli, A., Laborde, V., Laugier, R., Bigioli, A., Garreau, G., Gross, S., Ireland, M. J., Kenchington Goldsmith, H.-D., Labadie, L., Martinod, M.-A., Raskin, G., Sanny, A., Loicq, J., & Defrere, D. (26 August 2022). Technical requirements and optical design of the Hi-5 spectrometer. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 12183. doi:10.1117/12.2627939

Defrere, D., Bigioli, A., Dandumont, C., Garreau, G., Laugier, R., Martinod, M.-A., Absil, O., Berger, J.-P., Bouzerand, E., Courtney-Barrer, B., Emsenhuber, A., Ertel, S., Gagne, J., Glauser, A. M., Gross, S., Ireland, M. J., Kenchington Goldsmith, H.-D., Kluska, J., Kraus, S., ... Woillez, J. (26 August 2022). L-band nulling interferometry at the VLTI with Asgard/Hi-5: status and plans. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 12183. doi:10.1117/12.2627953

Garreau, G., Bigioli, A., Raskin, G., Berger, J.-P., Dandumont, C., Kenchington Goldsmith, H.-D., Gross, S., Ireland, M. J., Labadie, L., Laugier, R., Loicq, J., Madden, S., Martin, G., Mazzoli, A., Morren, J., Shao, H., Yan, K., & Defrere, D. (26 August 2022). Design of the VLTI/Hi-5 light injection system. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 12183. doi:10.1117/12.2629180

Laborde, V., Loicq, J., Hastanin, J., & Habraken, S. (24 August 2022). Multilayer diffractive optical element material selection method based on transmission, total internal reflection, and thickness. Applied Optics, 61 (25), 7415. doi:10.1364/ao.465999

Dannert, F. A., Ottiger, M., Quanz, S. P., Laugier, R., Fontanet, E., Gheorghe, A., Absil, O., Dandumont, C., Defrere, D., Gascón, C., Glauser, A. M., Kammerer, J., Lichtenberg, T., Linz, H., & Loicq, J. (09 August 2022). Large Interferometer For Exoplanets (LIFE): II. Signal simulation, signal extraction, and fundamental exoplanet parameters from single-epoch observations. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 664, 22. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/202141958

Quanz, S. P., Ottiger, M., Fontanet, E., Kammerer, J., Menti, F., Dannert, F., Gheorghe, A., Absil, O., Airapetian, V. S., Alei, E., Allart, R., Angerhausen, D., Blumenthal, S., Buchhave, L. A., Cabrera, J., Carrión-González, Ó., Chauvin, G., Danchi, W. C., Dandumont, C., ... Wyatt, M. C. (09 August 2022). Large Interferometer For Exoplanets (LIFE): I. Improved exoplanet detection yield estimates for a large mid-infrared space-interferometer mission. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 664, 21. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/202140366

König, L., Absil, O., Lobet, M., Delacroix, C., Karlsson, M., Orban De Xivry, G., & Loicq, J. (18 July 2022). Optimal design of the annular groove phase mask central region. Optics Express, 30 (15), 27048 - 27063. doi:10.1364/OE.461047

Laborde, V., Loicq, J., Hastanin, J., & Habraken, S. (27 May 2022). Hybrid ray-tracing/Fourier optics method to analyze multilayer diffractive optical elements. Applied Optics, 61 (16), 4956. doi:10.1364/ao.456055

Vilaboa Perez, J., & Loicq, J. (20 May 2022). Dynamic short- and large-coherence interferometry to characterize the induced vibrations and topology change of the cryogenic mirror of the Einstein Telescope prototype. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 12137 (121370T). doi:10.1117/12.2622903

Quanz, S. P., Absil, O., Benz, W., Bonfils, X., Berger, J.-P., Defrere, D., van Dishoeck, E., Ehrenreich, D., Fortney, J., Glauser, A., Grenfell, J. L., Janson, M., Kraus, S., Krause, O., Labadie, L., Lacour, S., Line, M., Linz, H., Loicq, J., ... Wyatt, M. (10 September 2021). Atmospheric characterization of terrestrial exoplanets in the mid-infrared: biosignatures, habitability, and diversity. Experimental Astronomy, 52 (3). doi:10.1007/s10686-021-09791-z

Dandumont, C., Defrere, D., & Loicq, J. (11 June 2021). Feasibility study of an interferometric Small-Sat to study exoplanets. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 11852. doi:10.1117/12.2599624

Vasilescu, B., Nazé, Y., Rauw, G., Kintziger, C., & Loicq, J. (2021). Development of a space spectropolarimeter for full Stokes parameters retrieval. In International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2020 (pp. 1100-1108). doi:10.1117/12.2599427

Laborde, V., Loicq, J., Habraken, S., & Kerschen, G. (2021). Making compact and innovative dual-band thermal imagers using hybrid optical elements. In Making compact and innovative dualband thermal imagers using hybrid optical elements (revised). SPIE. doi:10.1117/12.2599377

König, L., Absil, O., Delacroix, C., Lobet, M., Karlsson, M., Vargas Catalán, E., Orban De Xivry, G., Loicq, J., & Habraken, S. (2020). Vortex phase masks of topological charge 4 and higher with diamond subwavelength gratings. In R. Navarro & R. Geyl, Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation IV (pp. 1145144). SPIE. doi:10.1117/12.2576166

Dandumont, C., Kammerer, J., Defrere, D., & Loicq, J. (December 2020). Performance study of interferometric small-sats to detect exoplanets: Updated exoplanet yield and application to nearby exoplanets [Poster presentation]. SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation 2020.

Dandumont, C., Kammerer, J., Defrere, D., & Loicq, J. (December 2020). Performance study of interferometric small-sats to detect exoplanets:Updated exoplanet yield and application to nearby exoplanets. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 11446. doi:10.1117/12.2562119

Defrere, D., Absil, O., Berger, J.-P., Danchi, W. C., Dandumont, C., Eisenhauer, F., Ertel, S., Gardner, A., Glauser, A., Hinz, P., Ireland, M., Kammerer, J., Kraus, S., Labadie, L., Lacour, S., Laugier, R., Loicq, J., Martin, G., Martinache, F., ... Woillez, J. (December 2020). Review and scientific prospects of high-contrast optical stellar interferometry. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 11446. doi:10.1117/12.2561505

Dandumont, C., Defrere, D., Kammerer, J., Absil, O., Quanz, S. P., & Loicq, J. (23 September 2020). Exoplanet detection yield of a space-based Bracewell interferometer from small to medium satellites. Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems, 6 (3). doi:10.1117/1.JATIS.6.3.035004

Lobet, M., Mayer, A., Maho, A., Piron, P., Dewalque, J., Henrist, C., Deparis, O., & Loicq, J. (26 August 2020). Benefits of photonic structuring on perovskite solar cells using opal-like layers [Poster presentation]. Optics+Photonics SPIE, San Diego, United States. doi:10.1117/12.2567611

Vasilescu, B., Loicq, J., & Nazé, Y. (23 April 2020). Solution uniqueness and noise impact in a static spectropolarimeter based on birefringent prisms for full Stokes parameter retrieval. Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems, 6 (2). doi:10.1117/1.JATIS.6.2.028001

Lobet, M., Mayer, A., Maho, A., Piron, P., Dewalque, J., Henrist, C., & Loicq, J. (2020). Opal-Like Photonic Structuring of Perovskite Solar Cells Using a Genetic Algorithm Approach. Applied Sciences. doi:10.3390/app10051783

Defrere, D., Quanz, S., Absil, O., Benz, W., Bonfils, X., Berger, J.-P., van Dishoeck, E., Ehrenreich, D., Fortney, J., Glauser, A., Grenfell, J. L., Janson, M., Kraus, S., Krause, O., Labadie, L., Lacour, S., Line, M., Linz, H., Loicq, J., ... Wyatt, M. (04 November 2019). Technological challenges for the Large Interferometer For Exoplanets (LIFE) [Paper presentation]. Workshop on Innovative technologies for Space Optics.

Laborde, V., Loicq, J., Habraken, S., & Kerschen, G. (11 September 2019). Using a cubesat to improve irrigation: an innovative thermal imager [Paper presentation]. 11th CubeSat symposium, Luxembourg city, Luxembourg.

Quanz, S. P., Absil, O., Angerhausen, D., Benz, W., Bonfils, X., Berger, J.-P., Brogi, M., Cabrera, J., Danchi, W. C., Defrere, D., van Dishoeck, E., Ehrenreich, D., Ertel, S., Fortney, J., Gaudi, S., Girard, J., Glauser, A., Grenfell, J. L., Ireland, M., ... Wyatt, M. (2019). Atmospheric characterization of terrestrial exoplanets in the mid-infared: biosignatures, habitability & diversity. ORBi-University of Liège. https://orbi.uliege.be/handle/2268/238863.

Schifano, L., Defrere, D., Absil, O., & Loicq, J. (2019). Development of a space-based nulling interferometer to detect and characterize exoplanets. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering. doi:10.1117/12.2536024

Loicq, J., Willet, N., & Gatinel, D. (2019). Topography and Longitudinal Chromatic Aberration characterizations of Refractive-Diffractive Multifocal IOLs. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. doi:10.1016/j.jcrs.2019.06.002

Dewalque, J., Daem, N., Spronck, G., Schrijnemakers, A., Maho, A., Colson, P., Lobet, M., Piron, P., Loicq, J., Henrist, C., & Cloots, R. (13 May 2019). Opal-like CH3NH3PbI3 perovskite solar cells : effect of the 3D structuration on the conversion efficiency [Poster presentation]. HOPV19, 11th International Conference on Hybrid and Organic Photovoltaics, Rome, Italy.

Defrere, D., Léger, A., Absil, O., Garcia Munoz, A., Grenfell, J. L., Godolt, M., Loicq, J., Kammerer, J., Quanz, S., Rauer, H., Schifano, L., Tian, F., Tuthill, P. G., Creech, Eakman, M. J., & Merand, A. (09 July 2018). Characterizing the atmosphere of Proxima b with a space-based mid-infrared nulling interferometer. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 10701. doi:10.1117/12.2312839

Kintziger, C., Rauw, G., Desselle, R., Rochus, P., & Loicq, J. (2018). NƎSIE: a fiber-fed near-infrared spectrograph for TIGRE telescope. In C. Evans, L. Simard, ... H. Takami (Eds.), Proceedings Volume 10702, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VII (pp. 107024Y-1). doi:10.1117/12.2312586

Loicq, J., baron, D., Fleury-Frenette, K., Blain, P., Mazzoli, A., Hubert, B., Spanswick, E., Enno, G., & Donovan, E. (2018). Development of VUV multilayer coatings for SMILE-UVI instrument: theoretical study. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering. doi:10.1117/12.2312635

Werner, X., Habraken, S., Kerschen, G., & Loicq, J. (2018). OUFTI-Next: the second cubesat of the university of Liège. In Advances in the Astronautical Sciences.

Mende, S., Frey, H., Rider, K., Chou, C., Harris, S., Siegmund, O., England, S., Craig, W., Immel, T., Turin, P., Darling, N., Loicq, J., Blain, P., Syrstad, E., Thompson, B., Burt, R., Champagne, J., Sevilla, P., & Ellis, S. (2017). The Far Ultra-Violet Imager on the Icon Mission. Space Science Reviews. doi:10.1007/s11214-017-0386-0

Frey, H., Mende, S., Loicq, J., & Habraken, S. (May 2017). Calibration and testing of wide-field UV instruments. Journal of Geophysical Research. Space Physics, 122, 6907-6921. doi:10.1002/2016JA022700

Kintziger, C., Desselle, R., Loicq, J., Rauw, G., & Rochus, P. (21 February 2017). Conception of a near-infrared spectrometer for ground-based observations of massive stars. Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems, 3 (1), 015002. doi:10.1117/1.JATIS.3.1.015002

Loicq, J., Clermont, L., Dierckx, W., Van Achteren, T., & Stockman, Y. (2017). A 100 M GROUND RESOLUTION GLOBAL DAILY COVERAGE EARTH OBSERVATION MISSION. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 10563. doi:10.1117/12.2304095

Michel, C., Blain, P., Clermont, L., Languy, F., Lenaerts, C., Fleury-Frenette, K., Décultot, M., Habraken, S., Vandormael, D., Cloots, R., Thalluri, G. K., Henrist, C., Colson, P., & Loicq, J. (2017). Waveguide solar concentrator design with spectrally separated light. Solar Energy, 157, 1005-1016. doi:10.1016/j.solener.2017.09.015

Kintziger, C., Desselle, R., Loicq, J., Rauw, G., & Rochus, P. (2016). Conception of a near-IR spectrometer for ground-based observations of massive stars. In Proc. SPIE Volume 9908 Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VI (pp. 99085). doi:10.1117/12.2232300

Gatinel, D., & Loicq, J. (April 2016). Clinically Relevant Optical Properties of Bifocal, Trifocal, and Extended Depth of Focus Intraocular Lenses. Journal of Refractive Surgery, 32 (4), 273-280. doi:10.3928/1081597X-20160121-07

Michel, C., Loicq, J., Thibert, T., & Habraken, S. (14 April 2015). Optical Study of a Spectrum Splitting Solar Concentrator based on a Combination of a Diffraction Grating and a Fresnel Lens [Poster presentation]. CPV11 - 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems, Aix-les-Bains, France.

Clermont, L., Stockman, Y., Dierckx, W., & Loicq, J. (01 May 2014). Comparison of off-axis TMA and FMA telescopes optimized over different fields of view: applications to Earth observation. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 9131. doi:10.1117/12.2052271

Loicq, J., Georges, M., Stockman, Y., & Venancio, L. M. (December 2013). Performances of Volume Phase Holographic grating for space applications: study of the radiation effect. Applied Optics, 52 (34). doi:10.1364/AO.52.008338

Michel, C., Loicq, J., Mazzoli, A., Languy, F., & Habraken, S. (16 April 2013). Study of a solar concentrator for space based on a diffractive/refractive optical combination [Poster presentation]. 9th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems (CPV-9), Miyazaki, Japan.

Michel, C., Loicq, J., Languy, F., Mazzoli, A., & Habraken, S. (12 November 2012). Study of a solar concentrator for space based on a diffractive/refractive optical combination [Paper presentation]. Renewable Energy and the Environment Congress - Optics for solar energy (SOLAR), Eindhoven, Netherlands.

Mazzoli, A., Saint-Georges, P., Orban, A., Ruess, J.-S., Loicq, J., Barbier, C., Stockman, Y., Georges, M., Nachtergaele, P., Paquay, S., & De Vincenzo, P. (2011). Vérification expérimentale de modèles opto-thermo-élastiques simulés avec le logiciel OOFELIE Multiphysics. In 12ème colloque international francophone sur les Méthodes et Techniques Optiques pour l'Industrie.

Languy, F., Fleury-Frenette, K., Lenaerts, C., Loicq, J., Regaert, D., Thibert, T., & Habraken, S. (29 March 2011). Flat Fresnel doublets made of PMMA and PC: combining low cost production and very high concentration ratio for CPV. Optics Express, 19 (S3), 280-A294. doi:10.1364/OE.19.00A280

Guaino, P., Mazeri, F., Hofmann, M., Birnstock, J., Avril, L., Viville, P., Kanaan, H., Lazzaroni, R., Loicq, J., Rotheudt, F., & Pans, C. (14 March 2011). Large white organic light-emitting diode lighting panel on metal foils. Journal of Photonics for Energy, 1. doi:10.1117/1.3551511

Mazzoli, A., Saint-Georges, P., Orban, A., Ruess, J.-S., Loicq, J., Barbier, C., Stockman, Y., Georges, M., Nachtergaele, P., Paquay, S., & De Vincenzo, P. (2011). Experimental validation of opto-thermo-elastic modeling in OOFELIE Multiphysics. In SPIE, Optical Systems Design (Marseille 5-8 septembre 2011).

Thibert, T., Hellin, M.-L., Loicq, J., Mazy, E., Gillis, J.-M., Languy, F., Habraken, S., Lecat, J.-H., & Defise, J.-M. (2010). Continuous Solar Simulator for Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems. In Proceedings of the 25th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference (pp. 1018-1020).

Languy, F., Lenaerts, C., Loicq, J., & Habraken, S. (2009). Achromatization of solar concentrator using diffractive optics [Poster presentation]. 24th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Hambourg, Germany.

Languy, F., Lenaerts, C., Loicq, J., & Habraken, S. (2009). Achromatization of solar concentrator thanks to diffractive optics [Paper presentation]. 2nd International Workshop on Concentrating Photovoltaic Optics and Power, Darmstadt, Germany.

Loicq, J. (03 October 2007). Micro-technology for space mission [Paper presentation]. Design, Test & Manufacturing Technologies for integrated Micro&Nano systems, Lancaster, UK, United Kingdom.

Hanot, C., Mawet, D., Loicq, J., Vandormael, D., Plesseria, J.-Y., Surdej, J., & Habraken, S. (2007). Fresnel rhombs as achromatic phase shifters for infrared nulling interferometry: first experimental results. In D. R. Coulter (Ed.), "Techniques and Instrumentation for Detection of Exoplanets III" Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 6693, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series (pp. 6693, 66931). doi:10.1117/12.758405

Mawet, D., Hanot, C., Lenaers, C., Riaud, P., Defrere, D., Vandormael, Loicq, J., Fleury, K., Plesseria, J.-Y., Surdej, J., & Habraken, S. (01 September 2007). Fresnel rhombs as achromatic phase shifters for infrared nulling interferometry. Optics Express, 15, 12850-12865. doi:10.1364/OE.15.012850

Mawet, D., Riaud, P., Hanot, C., Vandormael, D., Loicq, J., Baudrand, D., Surdej, J., & Habraken, S. (2007). The annular groove phase mask coronagraph: an achromatic optical vortex. In D. R. Coulter (Ed.), "Techniques and Instrumentation for Detection of Exoplanets III" Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 6693, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series. doi:10.1117/12.758406

Vandormael, D., Habraken, S., Loicq, J., Lenaerts, C., & mawet, D. (2006). Antireflective subwavelength patterning of IR optics. Proceedings of SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering, 6395. doi:10.1117/12.692449

Loicq, J. (31 May 2005). Moems Packaging for Harsh environments [Paper presentation]. Workshop on “Design for Micro & Nano Manufacture” in conjunction with DTIP, Montreux, Switzerland.

Loicq, J., Renotte, Y., Delplancke, J.-L., & Lion, Y. (2004). Non-linear optical measurements and crystalline characterization of CdTe nanoparticles produced by the “electropulse” technique. New Journal of Physics, 6 (32), 32-45. doi:10.1088/1367-2630/6/1/032