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Permanent staff:
Charles Perrin Charles PERRIN
Research Scientist
Head of the Hydrology Group
Hydrological modelling, forecasting, water resources management
Phone: +33 (0) 1 40 96 60 86
ORCID ID: 0000-0001-8552-1881
Scopus ID: 55566085100
Vazken Andréassian Vazken ANDRÉASSIAN
Research Scientist
Director of the Research Unit HYCAR
Hydrological modelling, regionalization, trend detection
Phone: +33 (0) 1 40 96 62 58
ORCID ID: 0000-0001-7124-9303
Scopus ID: 6602983831
François BOURGIN
Research Scientist
Hydrological forecasting (floods, low flows), methods for operational hydrology
Phone: +33 (0) 1 40 96 61 21
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-2820-7260
Scopus ID: 56399287900
Olivier Delaigue Olivier DELAIGUE
Data Scientist
Software development, database management and geomatics
Phone: +33 (0) 1 40 96 60 55
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-7668-8468
Scopus ID: 55650039500
Pierre Nicolle Pierre NICOLLE *
Water resources evaluation, drought forecasting
* currently on secondment at Gustave Eiffel University, Nantes
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-2962-4362
Scopus ID: 55312653200
Maria-Helena Ramos Maria-Helena RAMOS
Research Scientist
Hydrometeorology, ensemble forecasting, water-energy systems
Phone: +33 (0) 1 40 96 60 51
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-1133-4164
Scopus ID: 9638664600
Gaëlle Tallec Gaëlle TALLEC
Research Scientist
Biogeochemistry, experimental hydrology
Phone: +33 (0) 1 40 96 65 43
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-1394-4118
Scopus ID: 12754086300
Guillaume Thirel Guillaume THIREL
Research Scientist
Climate change, data assimilation, hydrological modelling
Phone: +33 (0) 1 40 96 65 69
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-1444-1830
Scopus ID: 26533302300
Twitter: @G_Thirel
PhD candidates:
Alberto Assis dos Reis Alberto ASSIS DOS REIS
Ensemble seasonal forecasting of reservoir inflows to hydropower plants in Brazil
Thesis prepared at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil; co-direction INRAE Antony (since 2017)
Scopus ID: 56479227300
Paul Astagneau Paul ASTAGNEAU
Which directions to improve the efficiency and generality of an operational flood forecasting model?
Funding Agreement DGPR – INRAE / SCHAPI (since 2019)
Thibault Lemaitre-Basset Thibault LEMAITRE-BASSET
Climate change and water management: transposability of regional strategies throughout France.
Funding GRNE Doctoral School; co-direction Sorbonne Université, Paris (since 2019)
Anthony Lemoine Anthony LEMOINE
Improving the performance of water-energy systems by integrating large-scale climate services indicators into local impact models for the hydropower sector
Funding AQUACLEW project (since 2017)
Twitter: @Antho_Lemoine
Antoine Pelletier Antoine PELLETIER
Low-flow forecasting with data assimilation of aquifer level data
Funding MTES (since 2018)
ORCID : 0000-0002-1286-9147
Daniela Peredo-Ramirez Daniela PEREDO-RAMIREZ
Probabilistic approach for the nowcasting of flash floods
Funding GRNE Doctoral School; co-direction Sorbonne Université (since 2017)
Paul Royer-Gaspard Paul ROYER-GASPARD
Towards climatically-robust hydrological models for water and climate change impact assessment
Funding AQUACLEW project (since 2017)
Emixi Sthefany Valdez Medina Emixi Sthefany VALDEZ MEDINA
Identification of the potentials of ensemble hydrological forecasting systems
Thesis prepared at Université Laval, Québec, Canada; co-direction INRAE Antony (since 2019)
Contractual agents:
Lila Collet Lila COLLET
Estimation of the hydrological impacts of climate changes and definition of adaptation strategies
Postdoc (since 2018)
Phone: +33 (0)1 40 96 60 52
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-2569-1509
Scopus ID: 35368077400
Valentin Mansanarez Valentin MANSANAREZ
Statistical hydrological modelling of the Adour basin (BIGCEES project)
Postdoc at the University of Pau and the Pays de l’Adour; supervision: INRAE, Antony (since 2019)
Phone: +33 (0)1 40 96 68 25
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-0130-815X
Scopus ID: 57191442950
Gaia Piazzi Gaia PIAZZI
Data assimilation for semi-distributed flow forecasting
Postdoc (since 2018)
Phone: +33 (0)1 40 96 60 52
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-4167-0794
Scopus ID: 57202959028
Twitter: @GaiaPiazzi
François Tilmant François TILMANT
Development and transfer of operational tools for high- and low-flow forecasting
Research engineer (since 2018)
Scopus ID: 57118197100
Twitter: @FrancoisTilmant