- 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 the different types of movements that affect the alpine periglacial zone.
Study of the reaction of permafrost to the climate warming.
Study of the transfer mechanisms of sediments between the alpine periglacial belt and the base of the mountain slopes.