Hervé Perroud was born in April 3, 1955, in Coblence (Germany). He received M.S. degrees in earth sciences (1978) and in geophysics, maitrise applied maths (1982), as well as a Doctorat ès-Sciences (Ph.D. degree, 1985) in geophysics from the Université de Rennes, France, with thesis “Paleomagnetism of the Ibero-Armorican Arc and the Variscan Orogeny in Western Europe.” He worked as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the Department of Geological Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA (1982-1983). He served as a Full-Time CNRS Researcher at the laboratory of Paleomagnetism, Université de Rennes, France (1983–1991). He also has been working as a Professor of geophysics since 1991 at the Department of Geosciences, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, Pau, France. His domains of interest include near-surface geophysical imaging, for natural resources or environmental applications; seismic exploration, experiments, and methodology (surface and borehole); ground penetrating radar; electrical tomography.
Biography Updated on 8 December 2011