Christophe Lambiel
Associated member
At IGD until 2013

Research fields

Caracterisation and modeling of the spatial distribution of alpine permafrost

- Mapping and modelisation of the permafrost distribution in sedimentary terrains: moraine deposits, talus slopes, rock glaciers. - Characterization of frozen sediments with geophysical methods. - Study of the processes that govern the presence or a

Study of mass movements in the alpine periglacial zone

Study of the different types of movements that affect the alpine periglacial zone.

Permafrost monitoring

Study of the reaction of permafrost to the climate warming.

Sediment transfers

Study of the transfer mechanisms of sediments between the alpine periglacial belt and the base of the mountain slopes.