2012-2013 – Field Engineer at IRD

Field: Hydro-geo-logy & Bioclimatology
Place: Tunis, Tunisia
October 2012 – September 2013 [1 year]
UMR CESBIO – www.cesbio.ups-tlse.fr
www.ird.fr

Field experiments, SUDMED project, Merguellil basin, Tunisia

Project: Developing methodologies which permit the integration of ground-based data, process models, and satellite data in order to document, understand and predict the evolution of agriculture practices and water resources in a semi-arid heterogeneous area

Responsibilities:
. Field campaigns: management, logistic and participation, highly diversified, up to 5ppl
. Stations (soil, meteorological, micro-meteorological and scintillometry): installation and maintenance, up to 10 stations
. Data: analysis, validation, storage and management (high-frequency sensors, classical and soil metrological data, field campaign products, satellite imagery)

Courses:
. Project Management
. Scientific programming and simulation, GIS, Modelling
. Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Hydrauliques, BioGeoChemistry
. Geology, Geophysics, Geomechanics

Software: MS Office, MS Excel, Matlab, IDL, ENVI, QGIS, Scribus

2012 – Research Engineer at BRGM

Field: Hydro-geo-logy & Soil Mechanics09BRGM
Place: Orléans, France
March 2012 – September 2012 [7 months]
www.brgm.fr

Risk modelling, European FP7 Safeland project, Alps, France

Project: Integration of global changes effects in landslide risk modelling

Responsibilities:
. Production of stochastic hydrological event sets (watershed modelling)
. Modelling and coding of hydrogeological processes and their impact on landslides
. Model evaluation (deterministic and probabilistic)

Software: MS Office, MS Excel, Fortran (Gardenia), ArcGIS, VBA and MapInfo (Alice)

2010-2011 – Research Engineer at IRD

Field: Hydrolomorphology
Place: Santiago, Chili and Lima, Peru
February 2010 – February 2011 [1 year]
GET – www.get.obs-mip.frwww.ird.fr

Data validation & analysis, HyBAm project, Andes and Amazonian basin

Projects: River sediment load variability and attempt to quantify earthquake impact on erosion

Responsibilities:
. Data: collection, analysis, validation, storage and management
. Development of tools for data evaluation and balance computation (coding)
. Sampling strategy optimization (field work and instrumentation development)

Software: MS Office, MS Excel, MS Access, Hydraccess, Hydromesad, VBA, SQL, R, GRASS, bash