Chargé de recherches (IRD / IGE )
IRD: Institut de Recherche pour le Développement
CSS5: Sciences des Données et des modèles
Chargé de Recherches (IRD)
Research Associate (Colorado School of Mines)
Interoperable design of extreme-scale application software (IDEAS project): Continental US & Continental West-Africa (CONUS & CONWA) hyperresolution
Potential of high spatial resolution in thermal infra-red for the identification of specific hydrological signatures in sudanian area of West-Africa
Post-doc (Labex G-EAU-THERMIE)
Development of a GUI-based software for the processing of micro-gravity data: Python-based object-oriented programming.
within the GHYRAF (Gravity and Hydrology in Africa) project.
Gravity: data acquisition with absolute (FG5) and relative (CG5) gravity meters.
Hydrology: Infiltrometry, drillings, hydrological monitoring (neutron probes, water table levels).
Geodesy: DGPS and leveling.
Internship as Geophysical Engineer (IRD):
Modeling the poroelastic effects of underground flows around the Bagara station (near Diffa -east Niger).
Transient hydrodynamic modeling (ModFlow). Modeling the clay swelling behavior and its influence on gravity records. Hydrogeology. Field work: setting up of water table measurement devices and data acquisition protocols in remote areas.
Internship as MSc in Geophysics (EOST):
Towards detection and high resolution location of regional earthquakes using continuous waveforms.
Object-oriented programming of automatic picking algorithms of seismic phases on pre-located events with a continuous waveform correlation approach. Seismology.
Internship as MSc in Geophysics (C.U.):
High frequency image analysis for the study of energy transfers during grain crushing experiments. Application to debris flows. Energy budget computation and image analysis.
Internship as MSc in Geophysics (INECOL):
GIS mapping and study of a 10 km3 landslide in the La Concepcion valley, Xalapa, Mexico.
Internship as MSc in Geophysics (KUIC):
Risk study on a potential GLOF (Glacial Lake Outburst Flood) in a touristic valley in Nepal: application to the Imja glacial lake in the Khumbu area.
IGE/Grenoble -Alpes University
Colorado School of Mines:
LTHE/Grenoble -Alpes University
Christchurch, New Zealand
Ph.D.: " Multi-scale hydrogeophysical caracterisation and water storage dynamics in a hardrock basement catchment of a sudanian area (Benin): contribution from gravimetry ".
Supervisors: J. Hinderer (EOST/CNRS) & L. Séguis (HSM/IRD).
Engineering school diploma : Seismic exploration, hydrogeophysics, hydrology, rock mechanics, georadar, geo-magnetism, mathematics, basics in programming (Matlab, C language), inverse methods, statistics, reservoir modeling, signal processing
MSc. in geophysics : “Geosciences, environment and natural hazards”: Hydrogeophysics, gravimetry, seismology, hydrology, rock mechanics, georadar, geo-magnetism, tectonics, ...
Licence (three-year university degree, eq BSC) in Earth sciences: Geophysics, Geology, Sedimentology, mathematics, Physics, Chemistry...
Baccalauréat (French secondary school diploma), with Earth Sciences major
EOST: School & Observatory of the Earth Sciences
French: mother tongue.
English: fluent: 9 years.
Spanish: average: 2 years.
German: average: 7 years.
Djerma / Dendi / Songhay : Keyna-Keyna
languages & softwares:
Python, Matlab, QGis, PyQt, C, Fortran, Linux, GMT,...
Data analysis, signal processing, object-oriented programming, machine-learning systems, inverse methods computation, GUI
Hydrological modeling (forward & inverse): Hydrus, ParFlow-CLM, ModFlow
Hydrological data processing (neutron & gamma probes, TDR, tensiometers, piezometers, streamflow) & acquisition (boreholes drillings, infiltrometry)
Gravity data processing (CG5 & superconducting gravimeters) and tide analysis.
Geodesy: DGPS & leveling
Geophysical prospection (ERT, EM, GPR)