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Former staff

Doctoral students

Marcio BAPTISTA

PhD (1987-1990)

Contribution à l’étude de la propagation de crues en hydrologie (Contribution to the study of flood propagation in hydrology).

Now at universidade Federal de Minas gerais, Departamento de Engenharia Hidráulica e Recursos, Belo Horizonte, Brasil.

Lionel BERTHET

PhD (2007-2010)

Prévision des crues au pas de temps horaire : pour une meilleure assimilation de l’information de débit dans un modèle hydrologique (Flood forecasting at the daily timestep: for a better assimilation of streamflow in a hydrological model).

Now at DREAL Centre – Val de Loire, Orléans, France.

Gianluca BOLDETTI

PhD (2009-2012):

Estimation des paramètres des modèles hydrologiques sur des bassins versants non-jaugés : confrontation des approches directes et indirectes (Estimation of the parameters of hydrological models on ungauged catchments: confrontation of direct and indirect approaches).

Now in activity in another domain.

François BOURGIN

PhD (2011-2014)

Comment quantifier l’incertitude prédictive en modélisation hydrologique ? Travail exploratoire sur un grand échantillon de bassins versants (How to quantify the predictive uncertainty in hydrological modelling? A prospective study on a large sample of catchments).

Convention DGPR-SCHAPI.

Now research scientist at IFSTTAR.

Marie BOURQUI

PhD (2005-2008)

Impact de la variabilité spatiale de la pluie sur les performances des modèles hydrologiques (Impact of the spacial variability of rainfall on the performances of hydrological models).

Now at EDF-DTG, Grenoble, France.

Angélica CASÉRI

PhD (2013-2017)

Benefits of ensemble prediction approaches to anticipate flash floods at ungauged catchments – Application to the quantification of uncertainties in the hydrometeorological alert system AIGA

Funding RHYTMME project, co-supervision Irstea Aix-en-Provence (2013-…)

Now at Cemaden, São Paulo, Brazil.

Anne-Laure COGNARD-PLANCQ

PhD (1993-1996)

Suivi de l’état hydrique des sols par télédétection spatiale (radar et thermographie infrarouge) et modélisation hydrologique à l’échelle du bassin versant (Monitoring of the hydric state of soils through spacial remote sensing (radar and infrared thermography) and hydrological modelling at the catchment scale).

Now at the université d’Avignon, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire d’Hydrogéologie, France.

Laurent CORON

PhD (2010-2013)

Évaluation de la pertinence de structures conceptuelles en modélisation hydrologique : Quelle influence du critère d’évaluation considéré ? (Evaluation of the eprtinence of conceptual structures in hydrological modelling: which influence of the considered evaluation criterion?)

Research fellowship (2014)

On the suitability of conceptual structure in hydrological modelling: which impact of the evaluation criteria? Model tests in Australia, France and the United States.

Now at EDF-DTG, Toulouse, France. 

Louise Louise CROCHEMORE

PhD (2013-2016)

Seasonal streamflow forecasting for reservoir management.

Now at SMHI, Sweden

EDIJATNO

PhD (1988-1991)

Mise au point d’un modèle élémentaire pluie-débit au pas de temps journalier (Setting up of an elementary rainfall-runoff model at the daily timestep).

Now at the Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS), Civil Engineering Department – Faculty of Civil Engineering and Planning, Indonesia.

Andrea FICCHÌ (CV)

PhD (2013-2017). Funding SCHAPI convention.

Temporal scale changes in hydrological conceptual modelling and impacts on streamflow forecastingNow at Univ. Reading, UK.

Nicolas LE MOINE

PhD (2005-2008)

Le bassin versant de surface vu par le souterrain : une voie d’amélioration des performances et du réalisme des modèles pluie-débit ? (The catchment seen from the subterranean: a way for improving of performances and of the realism of rainfall-runoff models?)

Now assistant professor at the université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.

Laure_Photo Laure LEBECHEREL

PhD (2011-2015)

Sensibilité des calculs hydrologiques à la densité des réseaux de mesure hydrométrique et pluviométrique (Sensitivity of hydrological calculations to the density of hydrometric and pluviometric measure networks).

Now contractual research engineer at Irstea.

Julien LERAT

PhD (2006-2009)

Quels apports hydrologiques pour les modèles hydrauliques ? Vers un modèle intégré de simulation des crues (Which hydrological contributions for hydraulic models? Towards an integrated flood simulation model).

Now at the Bureau of Meteorology, Australia.

Florent LOBLIGEOIS

PhD (2011-2014)

Mieux connaitre la distribution spatiale des pluies améliore-t-il la modélisation des crues ? Diagnostic sur 181 bassins versants français (Does better knowing the spacial distribution of rainfall improve the modelling of floods? A diagnostic over 181 French catchments).

Collaboration Irstea-Météo-France.

Now at Axa Global (Group Risk Management), Paris, France. 

Thibault MATHEVET

PhD (2002-2005)

Quels modèles pluie-débit globaux pour le pas de temps horaire ? Développement empirique et comparaison de modèles sur un large échantillon de bassins versants (Which lumped rainfall-runoff models for the hourly timestep? Empirical development and comparison of a large sample of catchments).

Now at EDF-DTG, Grenoble, France. Download his curriculum.

Safouane MOUELHI

PhD (1987-1990)

Vers une chaîne cohérente de modèles pluie-débit conceptuels globaux aux pas de temps pluriannuel, annuel, mensuel journalier (Towards a consistent suite of lumped conceptual rainfall-runoff models at the daily, mensual, annual and pluri-annual timesteps).

Now Dr / Ing. at BPEH / INRGREF.

Nilo de Oliveira NASCIMENTO

PhD (1992-1995)

Appréciation à l’aide d’un modèle empirique des effets d’action anthropiques sur la relation pluie-débit à l’échelle du bassin versant (Assessment using an empirical model of the effects of man action on the rainfall-runoff relationship at the catchment scale).

Now at universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Departamento de Engenharia Hidráulica e Recursos Hídricos, Belo Horizonte – Brasil.

Ludovic OUDIN

PhD (2001-2004)

Recherche d’un modèle d’évapotranspiration potentielle pertinent comme entrée d’un modèle pluie-débit global (Search for a potential evapotranspiration model suitable as input for a lumped rainfall-runoff model).

Now assistant professor at université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.

Jean-Luc PAYAN

PhD (2004-2007)

Prise en compte de barrages-réservoirs dans un modèle global pluie-débit (Taking into account reservoirs in a lumped rainfall-runoff model). 

Now at Otago Regional Council, New-Zealand.

Carine PONCELET

PhD (2013-2016). Funding KIC-Climate, co-supervision UPMC – Métis

Regional calibration of hydrological models

Now at Université Laval, Canada.

Raji PUSHPALATHA

PhD (2010-2013)

Simulation et prévision des étiages sur des bassins versants français : approche fondée sur la modélisation hydrologique (Simulation and forecasting of low flows on French catchments: an approach based on hydrological modelling).

Now at St. Thomas Institute for Science & Technology, Trivandum, India.

Annie RANDRIANASOLO

PhD (2009-2012)

Généralisation de l’approche d’ensemble à la prévision hydrologique dans les bassins non jaugés (Generalization of the ensemble approach to hydrologic prediction for ungauged basins).

Now at ISL, Angers, France.

Claudia ROJAS SERNA

PhD (2002-2005)

Quelle connaissance hydrométrique minimale pour définir les paramètres d’un modèle pluie-débit ? (Which minimal hydrometric knowledge for defining the parameters of a rainfall-runoff model?).

Now at universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico.

Audrey VALÉRY

PhD (2007-2010)

Modélisation précipitations – débit sous influence nivale. Élaboration d’un module neige et évaluation sur 380 bassins versants (Precipitation – streamflow modelling under snow influence. Elaboration of a snow module and evaluation on 380 catchments).

Now at EDF DTG, Grenoble, France.

Ioanna ZALACHORI

PhD (2009-2013)

Prévisions hydrologiques d’ensemble : développements pour améliorer la qualité des prévisions et estimer leur utilité (Hydrologic ensemble predictions: developments for improving the quality of forecasts and for assessing their utility).

Now at Hydraulic & Hydrologic Engineering Consultant, Greece.

 

Engineers and research fellows

Sylvia ASSI

Engineer (2015-2017).

Now changing activity.

David AUBERT

Research fellowship (2002-2003)

Variational and sequential assimilation.

Now at the Versailles Saint-Quentin university.

Arnaud_Blanchouin Arnaud BLANCHOUIN

Engineer (2016-2017)

Hydrological modelling and operational transfers for flood forecasting.

Now at IPGP Paris.

Houda BOUDHRAÂ

Research fellowship (2009)

Evolution of the hydrological regime of the Rhine catchment in context of climate change.

Now at the Pierre and Marie Curie University.

Pierre-Yves BOURGIN

Research engineer (2010-2011).

Now at Coyne et Bellier, Tractebel Engineering, Gennevilliers, France.

Pierre BRIGODE

Research fellowship (2014)

Reconstitution of streamflow time series and estimation of reference streamflows in ungauged basins.

Now assistant professor at the Nice Sophia Antipolis university, Nice, France.

David BROCHART

Research engineer (2013-2015)

Satellite precipitation products, inversed rainfall-runoff modelling.

Now at Synopsis Inc, France.

Mathilde CHAUVEAU

Research engineer (2011-2012)

Projects R²D², Climaware and Explore2070.

Now at BRLi, Nîmes, France.

Thomas-Charles FORTIER-FILION

Engineer (2010-2011)

Flood forecasting with the GRP model.

Now at the Quebec hydric expertise center, Québec, Canada.

Damien LILAS

Research engineer (2010-2011).

Now freelance consulting engineer in hydraulic and hydrology.

Pierre MALASSÈNE

Engineer (2015-2016).

Now changing activity.

Pierre-François STAUB

Research fellowship (2008)

Evolution of the hydrological regime of the Rhine catchment in context of climate change.

Now at the ONEMA, France.

Anne WEISSE

Research fellowship (2000-2001)

Projet européen Aimwater.

Now at the DREAL Grand-Est, France.

 

Permanent staff

Patrick ANSART

Now in the ORACLE-HBAN team, Irstea Antony.

Michel FERRY

Now in the DP2VIST, Irstea Antony.

Pierre JAVELLE

Now in the RECOVER unit, Irstea Aix-en-Provence.

Thierry LEVIANDIER

Retired.

Cécile LOUMAGNE

Retired.

Claude MICHEL

Retired.

Michel NORMAND

Retired.

Julien PESCHARD

Now in activity in another domain.

Michel POIRSON

Retired.

Marine RIFFARD-CHENET

Now at Coyne et Bellier, Tractebel Engineering, Gennevilliers, France.

Jean-Louis ROSIQUE

Retired.

Mamoutou TANGARA

Retired.