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FRANCE-LANORD

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Directeur de Recherches au CNRS

Géochimiste, géochimie des processus de surface, isotopes stables, érosion himalayenne Geochemist, geochemistry of Earth surface processes, stable isotopes, Himalayan erosion

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Recherche/Research Interests

Thématiques principales : géochimie des isotopes stables, traçage des processus de surface, paléo-environnement, cycle du carbone, érosion de l’Himalaya, bilan de l’eau dans les formations sédimentaires.

Main interests : stable isotope geochemistry, Earth surface processes, paleo-environnement,Carbon cycle, Himalayan erosion, Water budget in sedimentary formations.

Himal Chuli from Shyar khola East view of Himal Chuli from Shyar khola in Nepal

Jamuna (Brahmaputra) river in Bangladesh

IODP Bengal fan expedition 354 Feb-March 2015

CV

  • 2008-2014 : Directeur du CRPG
  • 2002-2008 : Directeur de la Fédération de Recherche Eau, Sol, Terre (FR 633 CNRS INPL UHP)
  • 1998 : Directeur de Recherches au CRPG-CNRS Nancy
  • 1998 : Habilitation à diriger des Recherches - INPL.
  • 1997-98 : Sabbatique à Cornell University. Ithaca NY - USA
  • 1988 : Chargé de Recherches au CRPG-CNRS Nancy
  • 1983-87 : PhD - Thèse de l’Institut National Polytechnique de Lorraine au CRPG-CNRS Nancy, Dirs. Simon MF Sheppard & Patrick Le Fort. Chevauchement, Métamorphisme et Magmatisme en Himalaya du Népal Central. Etude isotopique H, C, O.
  • 1980-83 : Licence, Maitrise et DEA de Géologie à l’Université Henri Poincaré

Publications

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2016

Bosia, C., Chabaux, F., Pelt, E., France-Lanord, C., Morin, G., Lavé, J., et al. (2016). U–Th–Ra variations in Himalayan river sediments (Gandak river, India): Weathering fractionation and/or grain-size sorting? Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 193, 176–196.
France-Lanord, C., Spiess, V., Klaus, A., Schwenk, T., & and the Expedition 354 Scientists. (2016). Bengal Fan Expedition 354 of the riserless drilling platform Singapore to Colombo, Sri Lanka. In Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program (Vol. 354).
Licht, A., Reisberg, L., France-Lanord, C., Aung Naing Soe, & Jaeger, J. J. (2016). Cenozoic evolution of the central Myanmar drainage system: insights from sediment provenance in the Minbu Sub-Basin. Basin Research, 28, 237–251.
Lupker, M., France-Lanord, C., & Lartiges, B. (2016). Impact of sediment–seawater cation exchange on Himalayan chemical weathering fluxes. Earth Surface Dynamics, 4, 675–684.

2015

Brénot, A., Benoît, M., Carignan, J., & France-Lanord, C. (2015). Insights into stable isotope characterization to monitor the signification of soil water sampling for environmental studies dealing with soil water dynamics through the unsaturated zone. Comptes Rendus. Géoscience, .
Copeland, P., Bertrand, G., France-Lanord, C., & Sundel, K. (2015). 40Ar/39Ar ages of muscovites from modern Himalayan rivers: Himalayan evolution and the relative contribution of tectonics and climate. Geosphere, 11(6).
France-Lanord, C., Spiess, V., Klaus, A., & and the Expedition 354 Scientits. (2015). Bengal Fan : Neogene and late Paleogene record of Himalayan orogeny and climate: a transect across the Middle Bengal Fan. International Ocean Discovery Program Expedition 354 Preliminary Report, .
Guillot, S., Garçon, M., Weinman, B., Gajurel, A. P., Tisserand, D., France-Lanord, C., et al. (2015). Origin of arsenic in Late Pleistocene to Holocene sediments in the Nawalparasi district (Terai, Nepal). Environmental Earth Sciences, 74, 2571–2593.

2014

Bouchez, J., Galy, V., Hilton, R. D., Gaillardet, J., Moreira-Turcq, P., Pérez, M. A., et al. (2014). Source, transport and fluxes of Amazon River particulate organic carbon: Insights from river sediment depth-profiles. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 133, 280–298.
Davenport, J., Caro, G., & France-Lanord, C. (2014). Tracing silicate weathering in the Himalaya using the 40K-40Ca system: A reconnaissance study. Procedia Earth and Planetary Science, 10, 238–242.
Dellinger, M., Gaillardet, J., Bouchez, J., Calmels, D., Galy, V., Hilton, R. G., et al. (2014). Lithium isotopes in large rivers reveal the cannibalistic nature of modern continental weathering and erosion. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 401, 359–372.
Garçon, M., Chauvel, C., France-Lanord, C., Limonta, M., & Garzanti, E. (2014). Which minerals control the Nd – Hf – Sr – Pb isotopic compositions of river sediments? Chemical Geology, 364, 42–55.
Girault, F., Bollinger, L., Bhattarai, M., Koirala, B. P., France-Lanord, C., Rajaure, S., et al. (2014). Large-scale organization of carbon dioxide discharge in the Nepal Himalayas. Geophysical Research Letters, .
Girault, F., Perrier, F., Crockett, R., Bhattarai, M., Koirala, B. P., France-Lanord, C., et al. (2014). The Syabru-Bensi hydrothermal system in central Nepal: 1. Characterization of carbon dioxide and radon fluxes. Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth, 119(5), 4017–4055.
Licht, A., Reisberg, L., France-Lanord, C., Soe, A. N., & Jaeger, J. J. (2014). Cenozoic evolution of the central Myanmar drainage system: insights from sediment provenance in the Minbu Sub-Basin. Basin Research, , 1–15.
Licht, A., van Cappelle, M., Abels, H. A., Ladant, J. B., Trabucho-Alexandre, J., France-Lanord, C., et al. (2014). Asian monsoons in a late Eocene greenhouse world. Nature, 513, 501–506.
Pasquini, L., Munoz, J. F., Pons, M. N., Yvon, J., Dauchy, X., France, X., et al. (2014). Occurrence of eight household micropollutants in urban wastewater and their fate in a wastewater treatment plant. Statistical evaluation. Science of the Total Environment, 481, 459–468.
Puchol, N., Lavé, J., Lupker, M., Blard, P. H., Gallo, F., France-Lanord, C., et al. (2014). Grain-size dependent concentration of cosmogenic 10 Be and erosion dynamics in a landslide-dominated Himalayan watershed. Geomorphology, 224, 55–68.

2013

Garçon, M., Chauvel, C., France-Lanord, C., Huyghe, P., & Lavé, J. (2013). Continental sedimentary processes decouple Nd and Hf isotopes. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 121, 177–195.
Garçon, M., Chauvel, C., France-Lanord, C., Limonta, M., & Garzanti, E. (2013). Which minerals control the Nd–Hf–Sr–Pb isotopic compositions of river sediments? Chemical Geology, 364, 42–55.
Licht, A., Cojan, I., Caner, L., Soe, A. N., Jaeger, J. J., & France-Lanord, C. (2013). Role of permeability barriers in alluvial hydromorphic palaeosols: The Eocene Pondaung Formation, Myanmar. Sedimentology, .
Licht, A., France-Lanord, C., Reisberg, L., Fontaine, C., Soe, A. N., & Jaeger, J. J. (2013). A palaeo Tibet–Myanmar connection? Reconstructing the Late Eocene drainage system of central Myanmar using a multi-proxy approach. Journal of Geological Society, London, 170(6), 929–939.
Lupker, M., France-Lanord, C., Galy, V., Lavé, J., & Kudrass, H. (2013). Increasing chemical weathering in the Himalayan system since the Last Glacial Maximum. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 365, 243–252.
Richard, A., Boulvais, P., Mercadier, J., Boiron, M. C., Cathelineau, M., Cuney, M., et al. (2013). From evaporated seawater to uranium-mineralizing brines:Isotopic and trace element study of quartz–dolomiteveins in the Athabasca system. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 113, 38–59.

2012

Bouchez, J., Gaillardet, J., Lupker, M., Louvat, P., France-Lanord, C., Maurice, L., et al. (2012). Floodplains of large rivers: Weathering reactors or simple silos? Chemical Geology, 332-333, 166–184.
Charreau, J., Kent-Corson, M. L., Barrier, L., Augier, R., Ritts, B. D., Chen, Y., et al. (2012). A high-resolution stable isotopic record from the Junggar Basin (NW China): Implications for the paleotopographic evolution of the Tianshan Mountains. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 341-344, 158–169.
Girault, F., Perrier, F., Gajurel, A. P., Bhattarai, M., Koirala, B. P., Bollinger, L., et al. (2012). Effective radium concentration across the Main Central Thrust in the Nepal Himalayas. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 98, 203–227.
Lupker, M., Blard, P. H., Lavé, J., France-Lanord, C., Leanni, L., Puchol, N., et al. (2012). 10Be-derived Himalayan denudation rates and sediment budgets in the Ganga basin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 333-334, 146–156.
Lupker, M., France-Lanord, C., Galy, V., Lavé, J., Gaillardet, J., Gajurel, A. P., et al. (2012). Predominant floodplain over mountain weathering of Himalayan sediments (Ganga basin). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 84, 410–432.
Siebenaller, L., Boiron, M. C., Vanderhaeghe, O., Hibsch, C., Jessell, M. W., André-Mayer, A. S., et al. (2012). Fluid record of rock exhumation across the brittle–ductile transition during formation of a Metamorphic Core Complex (Naxos Island, Cyclades, Greece). Journal of Metamorphic Geology, , 1–25.

2011

Bouchez, J., Gaillardet, J., France-Lanord, C., Maurice, L., & Dutra-Maia, P. (2011). Grain size control of river suspended sediment geochemistry: Clues from Amazon River depth profiles. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems G3, 12(3), Q03008.
Bouchez, J., Lupker, M., Gaillardet, J., France-Lanord, C., & Maurice, L. (2011). How important is it to integrate riverine suspended sediment chemical composition with depth? Clues from Amazon River depth-profiles. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 75(22), 6955–6970.
Bouchez, J., Métivier, F., Lupker, M., Maurice, L., Perez, M., Gaillardet, J., et al. (2011). Prediction of depth-integrated fluxes of suspended sediment in the Amazon River: particle aggregation as a complicating factor. Hydrological Processes, 25(5), 778–794.
France-Lanord, C., & Blamart, D. (2011). Paléothermométrie géochimique. In C. Jeandel, & R. Mosseri (Eds.), Le climat à découvert, outils et méthodes en recherche climatique (116).
Galy, V., Eglinton, T., France-Lanord, C., & Sylva, S. (2011). The provenance of vegetation and environmental signatures encoded in vascular plant biomarkers carried by the Ganges-Brahmaputra rivers. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 304(1-2), 1–12.
Galy, V., France-Lanord, C., Beyssac, O., Lartiges, B., & Rhaman, M. (2011). Organic carbon cycling during Himalayan erosion: Processes, fluxes and consequences for the global carbon cycle. In Climate change and food security in South Asia. Lal, R.; Sivakumar, M.V.K.; Faiz, S.M.A.; Rahman, M. and Islam, K.R. Eds.
Garzanti, E., Ando, S., France-Lanord, C., Censi, P., Vignola, P., Galy, V., et al. (2011). Mineralogical and chemical variability of fluvial sediments 2. Suspended-load silt (Ganga–Brahmaputra, Bangladesh). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 302, 107–120.
Lupker, M., France-Lanord, C., Lavé, J., Bouchez, J., Galy, V., Métivier, F., et al. (2011). A Rouse‐based method to integrate the chemical composition of river sediments: Application to the Ganga basin. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116(F04012).
Paul, M., Reisberg, L., Vigier, N., & France-Lanord, C. (2011). Behavior of osmium at the freshwater–saltwater interface based on Ganga derived sediments from the estuarine zone. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems G3, 12(12), Q12023.
Rollion-Bard, C., Chaussidon, M., & France-Lanord, C. (2011). Biological control of internal pH in scleractinian corals: Implications on paleo-pH and paleo-temperature reconstructions. Comptes Rendus. Géoscience, 343, 397–405.

2010

Bouchez, J., Beyssac, O., Galy, V., Gaillardet, J., France-Lanord, C., Maurice, L., et al. (2010). Oxidation of petrogenic organic carbon in the Amazon floodplain as a source of atmospheric CO2. Geology, 38(3), 255–258.
Bouchez, J., Lajeunesse, E., Gaillardet, J., France-Lanord, C., Dutra-Maia, P., & Maurice, L. (2010). Turbulent mixing in the Amazon River: The isotopic memory of confluences. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 290(1-2), 37–43.
Cébron, A., Louvel, B., Faure, P., France-Lanord, C., Chen, Y., Colin Murell, J., et al. (2010). Root exudates modify bacterial diversity of phenanthrene degraders in PAH-polluted soil but not phenanthrene degradation rates. Environmental Microbiology, , 1–15.
Clift, P. D., Giosan, L., Carter, A., Garzanti, E., Galy, V., Tabrez, A. R., et al. (2010). Monsoon control over erosion patterns in the Western Himalaya: possible feed-back into the tectonic evolution. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 342, 185–218.
Galy, V., France-Lanord, C., Peucker-Ehrenbrink, B., & Huyghe, P. (2010). Sr-Nd-Os evidence for a stable erosion regime in the Himalaya during the past 12 Myr. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 290(3-4), 474–480.
Garzanti, E., Ando, S., France-Lanord, C., Vezzoli, G., Censi, P., Galy, V., et al. (2010). Mineralogical and chemical variability of fluvial sediments 1. Bedload sand (Ganga–Brahmaputra, Bangladesh). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 299, 368–381.
Granet, M., Chabaux, F., Stille, P., Dosseto, A., France-Lanord, C., & Blaes, E. (2010). U-series disequilibria in suspended river sediments and implication for sediment transfer time in alluvial plains: The case of the Himalayan rivers. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 74(10), 2851–2865.
Houhou, J., Lartiges, B. S., France-Lanord, C., Guilmette, C., Poix, S., & Mustin, C. (2010). Isotopic tracing of clear water sources in an urban sewer: A combined water and dissolved sulfate stable isotope approach. Water Research, 44, 256–266.

2009

Derry, L. A., Evans, M. J., Darling, R., & France-Lanord, C. (2009). Hydrothermal heat flow near the Main Central Thrust, central Nepal Himalaya. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 286(1-2), 101–109.
Gaillardet, J., & France-Lanord, C. (2009). Rivières et fleuves : acteurs de la dynamique planétaire et du changement global. Géosciences, 9, 64–71.
Perrier, F., Richon, P., Byrdina, S., France-Lanord, C., Rajaure, S., Koirala, B. P., et al. (2009). A direct evidence for high carbon dioxide and radon-222 discharge in Central Nepal. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 278(3-4), 198–207.

2008

Brenot, A., Cloquet, C., Vigier, N., Carignan, J., & France-Lanord, C. (2008). Magnesium isotope systematics of the lithologically varied Moselle river basin, France. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72(20), 5070–5089.
Evans, M. J., Derry, L. A., & France-Lanord, C. (2008). Degassing of metamorphic carbon dioxide from the Nepal Himalaya. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems G3, 9(4).
France-Lanord, C. (2008). L'érosion n'est pas anodine. In Terre, Plaète Mystérieuse. Paris: Grappin, C.; Cardin, P.; Goffé, B.; Jolivet, L.; Montagner, J.P.; INSU Le Cherche Midi.
Galy, V., Beyssac, O., France-Lanord, C., & Eglinton, T. (2008). Recycling of Graphite During Himalayan Erosion: A Geological Stabilization of Carbon in the Crust. Science, 322(5903), 943–945.
Galy, V., François, L., France-Lanord, C., Faure, P., Kudrass, H., Palhol, F., et al. (2008). C4 plants decline in the Himalayan basin since the Last Glacial Maximum. Quarternary Science Reviews, 27, 1396–1409.
Galy, V., France-Lanord, C., & Lartiges, B. (2008). Loading and fate of particulate organic carbon from the Himalaya to the Ganga-Brahmaputra delta. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72(7), 1767–1787.
Vigier, N., Decarreau, A., Millot, R., Carignan, J., Petit, S., & France-Lanord, C. (2008). Quantifying Li isotope fractionation during smectite formation and implications for the Li cycle. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72, 780–792.

2007

Brenot, A., Carignan, J., France-Lanord, C., & Benoît, M. (2007). Geological and land use control on d34 S and d18O of river dissolved sulfate: The Moselle river basin, France. Chemical Geology, 244(1-2), 25–41.
Calmels, D., Gaillardet, J., Brenot, A., & France-Lanord, C. (2007). Sustained sulfide oxidation by physical erosion processes in the Mackenzie River basin: Climatic perspectives. Geology, 35(11), 1003–1006.
Galy, V., Bouchez, J., & France-Lanord, C. (2007). Determination of total organic carbon content and d13C in carbonate-rich detrital sediments. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 31(3), 199–208.
Galy, V., France-Lanord, C., Beyssac, O., Faure, P., Kudrass, H., & Palhol, F. (2007). Efficient organic carbon burial in the Bengal fan sustained by the Himalayan erosional system. Nature, 450(6273), 407–410.
Garzanti, E., Vezzoli, G., Ando, S., Lavé, J., Attal, M., France-Lanord, C., et al. (2007). Quantifying sand provenance and erosion (Marsyandi River, Nepal Himalaya). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 258, 500–515.
Granet, M., Chabaux, F., Stille, P., France-Lanord, C., & Pelt, E. (2007). Time-scales of sedimentary transfer and weathering processes from U-series nuclides: Clues from the Himalayan rivers. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 261(3-4), 389–406.
Nédélec, A., Affaton, P., France-Lanord, C., Charrière, A., & Alvaro, J. (2007). Sedimentology and chemostratigraphy of the Bwipe Neoproterozoic cap dolostones (Ghana, Volta Basin): a record of microbial activity in a peritidal environment. Comptes Rendus. Géoscience, 339(3-4), 223–239.

2006

Aucour, A. M., France-Lanord, C., Pedoja, K., Pierson-Wickmann, C., & Sheppard, S. M. F. (2006). Fluxes and sources of particulate organic carbon in the Ganga-Brahmaputra river system. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 20(2).
Chabaux, F., Granet, M., Pelt, E., France-Lanord, C., & Galy, V. (2006). U-238-U-234-Th-230 disequilibria and timescale of sedimentary transfers in rivers: Clues from the Gangetic plain rivers. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 88(1-3), 373–375.
Gajurel, A. P., France-Lanord, C., Huyghe, P., Guilmette, C., & Gurung, D. (2006). C and O isotope compositions of modern fresh-water mollusc shells and river waters from the Himalaya and Ganga plain. Chemical Geology, 233(1-2), 156–183.
Remusat, L., Palhol, F., Robert, F., Derenne, S., & France-Lanord, C. (2006). Enrichment of deuterium in insoluble organic matter from primitive meteorites: A Solar System origin? Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 243(1-2), 15–25.
Singh, S., Kumar, A., & France-Lanord, C. (2006). Sr and 87Sr/86Sr in waters and sediments of the Brahmaputra river system: Silicate weathering, CO2 consumption and Sr flux. Chemical Geology, 234(3-4), 308–320.

2005

Giuliani, G., Fallick, A. E., Garnier, V., France-Lanord, C., & Ohnenstetter, D. (2005). Oxygen isotope composition as a tracer for the origins of rubies and sapphires. Geology, 33(4), 249–252.
Giuliani, G., Fallick, A. E., Garnier, V., France-Lanord, C., Ohnenstetter, D., & Schwarz, D. (2005). Les isotopes de l'oxygène, un traceur de l'origine géologique des rubis et saphirs. Revue de Gemmologie, (152), 9–11.
Singh, S., Sarin, M. M., & France-Lanord, C. (2005). Chemical erosion in the eastern Himalaya: major ion composition of the Brahmaputra and d 13C of dissolved inorganic carbon. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 69(14), 3573–3588.

2004

Evans, M. J., Derry, L. A., & France-Lanord, C. (2004). Geothermal fluxes of alkalinity in the Narayani river system of central Nepal. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems G3, 5(8), 1–21.
Garzanti, E., Vezzoli, G., Ando, S., France-Lanord, C., Singh, S. K., & Foster, G. (2004). Sand petrology and focused erosion in collision orogens: the Brahmaputra case. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 220(1-2), 157–174.

2003

France-Lanord, C., Evans, M., Hurtrez, J. E., & Riotte, J. (2003). Annual dissolved fluxes from Central Nepal rivers: budget of chemical erosion in the Himalayas. Comptes Rendus. Géoscience, 335(16), 1131–1140.
Höhndorf, A., Kudrass, H. R., & France-Lanord, C. (2003). Transfer of the Sr isotopic signature of the Himalayas to the Bay of Bengal. Deep-Sea Research II, 50, 951–960.
Marty, B., Dewonck, S., & France-Lanord, C. (2003). Geochemical evidence for efficient aquifer isolation over geological timeframes. Nature, 425(6953), 55–58.
Rollion-Bard, C., Chaussidon, M., & France-Lanord, C. (2003). Ph control on oxygen isotopic composition of symbiotic corals. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 215(1-2), 275–288.
Singh, S., Reisberg, L., & France-Lanord, C. (2003). Re-Os isotope systematics of sediments of the Brahmaputra River System: implications for their sources and for evolution of oceanic 187Os/188Os. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 67(21), 4101–4111.

2002

Pierson-Wickmann, A. - C., Reisberg, L., & France-Lanord, C. (2002). Behavior of Re and Os during low temperature alteration : results from Himalayan soils. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 66(9), 1539–1548.
Pierson-Wickmann, A. - C., Reisberg, L., & France-Lanord, C. (2002). Impure marbles of the Lesser Himalaya: another source of continental radiogenic osmium. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 204(1-2), 203–214.
Singh, S., & France-Lanord, C. (2002). Tracing the distribution of erosion in the Brahmaputra watershed from isotopic compositions of stream sediments. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 202, 645–662.

2001

Chabaux, F., Riotte, J., Clauer, N., & France-Lanord, C. (2001). Isotopic tracing of the dissolved U fluxes in Himalayan rivers : implications for present and past U budgets of the Ganges-Brahmaputra system. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 65(19), 3201–3218.
Evans, M., Derry, L., Anderson, S., & France-Lanord, C. (2001). Hydrothermal source of radiogenic Sr to Himalayan rivers. Geology, 29(9), 803–806.
Galy, A., & France-Lanord, C. (2001). Higher erosion rates in the Himalaya : geochemical constraints on riverine fluxes. Geology, 29(1), 23–26.
Huyghe, P., Galy, A., Mugnier, J., & France-Lanord, C. (2001). Propagation of the thrust system and erosion in the Lesser Himalaya: Geochemical and sedimentological evidence. Geology, 29(11), 1007–1010.
Marty, B., Sano, Y., & France-Lanord, C. (2001). Water-saturated oceanic lavas from the Manus Basin : volatile behaviour during assimilation-fracional crystallisation-degassing (AFCD). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 108, 1–10.
Pierret, M. C., Clauer, N., Bosch, D., Blanc, G., & France-Lanord, C. (2001). Chemical and isotopic (87Sr/86Sr, d18O, dD) constraints to the formation processes of Red-Sea brines. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 65(8), 1259–1275.
Pierson-Wickmann, A. - C., Reisberg, L., France-Lanord, C., & Kudrass, H. R. (2001). Os-Sr-Nd results from sediments in the Bay of Bengal: implications for sediment transport and the marine Os record. Paleoceanography, 16(4), 435–444.

2000

Giuliani, G., Chaussidon, M., Schubnel, H. J., Piat, D. H., Rollion-Bard, C., France-Lanord, C., et al. (2000). Oxygen isotopes and emerald trade routes since the Antiquity. Science, 287(5453), 631–633.
Giuliani, G., France-Lanord, C., Cheilletz, A., Coget, P., Branquet, B., & Laumonier, B. (2000). Sulfate reduction by organic matter in Colombian emerald deposits : chemical and stable isotope (C, O, H) evidence. Economic Geology, 95(5), 1129–1154.
Humbert, F., Libourel, G., France-Lanord, C., Zimmermann, L., & Marty, B. (2000). CO2-laser extraction-static mass spectrometry analysis of ultra-low concentrations of nitrogen in silicates. Geostandards Newsletter, 24(2), 255–260.
Pierson-Wickmann, A. - C., Reisberg, L., & France-Lanord, C. (2000). The Os isotopic composition of Himalayan river bedloads and bedrocks : importance of black shales. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 176, 203–218.
Rose, E. F., Chaussidon, M., & France-Lanord, C. (2000). Fractionation of boron isotopes during erosion processes : the example of Himalayan rivers. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 64(3), 397–408.

1999

Galy, A., & France-Lanord, C. (1999). Processes of the weathering in the Ganges-Brahmaputra basin and the riverine alkalinity budget. Chemical Geology, 159, 31–60.
Galy, A., & France-Lanord, C. (1999). Weathering processes in the Ganges-Brahmaputra basin and the riverine alkalinity budget. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Section), 159, 31–60.
Galy, A., France-Lanord, C., & Derry, L. A. (1999). The strontium isotopic budget of Himalayan Rivers in Nepal and Bangladesh. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 63(13/14), 1905–1926.
Giuliani, G., Chaussidon, M., France-Lanord, C., Rollion-Bard, C., Mangin, D., & Coget, P. (1999). Application de l'analyse isotopique par spectrométrie de masse et sonde ionique de l'oxygène des émeraudes naturelles. Analusis, 27(3), 203–206.
Giuliani, G., Chaussidon, M., Schubnel, H. J., Piat, D. H., Rollion-Bard, C., France-Lanord, C., et al. (1999). Historique des gisements d'émeraude et identification des émeraudes anciennes (1ère partie). Revue de Gemmologie, (138-139), 22–23.
Giuliani, G., Chaussidon, M., Schubnel, H. J., Piat, D. H., Rollion-Bard, C., France-Lanord, C., et al. (1999). Historique des gisements d'émeraude et identification des émeraudes anciennes (2ème partie). Revue de Gemmologie, (138-139), 32–35.
Hoang Quang, V., Giuliani, G., Phan Trong, T., France-Lanord, C., Coget, P., & Phan Van, L. (1999). Origin of ruby formation in Yen Bai Province. Journal of Geology, Séries B(13-14), 118–123.
Vitali, F., Blanc, G., Gauthier-Lafaye, F., & France-Lanord, C. (1999). Formation temperatures of clays from the volcaniclastic series of site 841 ODP : an oxygen isotopic record of a paleothermal flux into the Tonga forearc. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 134(4), 364–369.

1998

Gajurel, A. P., Huyghe, P., France-Lanord, C., Mugnier, J. L., Upreti, B. N., & Le Fort, P. (1998). Seismites in the Kathmandu basin, Nepal. Journal of Nepal Geological Society, .
Giuliani, G., France-Lanord, C., Coget, P., Schwarz, D., Cheilletz, A., Branquet, Y., et al. (1998). Oxygen isotope systematics of emerald : relevance for its origin and geological significance. Mineralium Deposita, 33, 513–519.
Giuliani, G., France-Lanord, C., Coget, P., Schwarz, D., Notary, F., Cheilletz, A., et al. (1998). Vers une carte d'identité isotopique 18O/16O des émeraudes naturelles et synthétiques. In D. Giard, G. Giuliani, A. Cheilletz, E. Fritsch, & E. Gonthier (Eds.), L'émeraude. Connaissances actuelles et prospectives (pp. 55–70). Paris: Association Française de Gemmologie.

1997

Derry, L., & France-Lanord, C. (1997). Himalayan weathering and erosion fluxes : climate and tectonic controls. In W. F. Ruddiman (Ed.), Tectonic uplift and climate change (pp. 290–312). New York: Plenum Press.
France-Lanord, C., & Derry, L. (1997). Organic carbon burial forcing of the carbon cycle from Himalayan erosion. Nature, 390, 65–67.
Giuliani, G., Cheilletz, A., Zimmermann, J. L., Ribeiro-Althoff, A. M., France-Lanord, C., & Féraud, G. (1997). Les gisements d'émeraude du Brésil : genèse et typologie. Chronique de la recherche minière, 526, 17–61.
Giuliani, G., France-Lanord, C., Zimmermann, J. L., Cheilletz, A., Arboleda, C., Charoy, B., et al. (1997). Fluid composition, dD of channel H2O, and d18O of lattice oxygen in beryls : Genetic implications for Brazilian, Colombian, and Afghanistani emerald deposits. International Geology Review, 39, 400–424.
Reisberg, L., France-Lanord, C., & Pierson-Wickmann, A. - C. (1997). Os isotopic compositions of leachates and bulk sediments from the Bengal Fan. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 150, 117–127.

1996

Derry, L. A., & France-Lanord, C. (1996). Neogene growth of the sedimentary organic carbon reservoir. Paleoceanography, 11, 267–275.
Derry, L. A., & France-Lanord, C. (1996). Neogene Himalayan weatering history and river 87Sr/86Sr: impact on the marine Sr record. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 142, 59–74.
Galy, A., France-Lanord, C., & Derry, L. A. (1996). The Late Oligocene-Early Miocene Himalayan belt : constraints deduced from isotopic compositions of Early Miocene turbidites in the Bengal Fan. Tectonophysics, 260, 109–119.

1995

Le Fort, P., & France-Lanord, C. (1995). Granites from Mustang and surrounding regions (Central Nepal). Journal of Nepal geological Society, 11, 53–57.

1994

France-Lanord, C., & Derry, L. (1994). d13C of organic carbon in the Bengal Fan : Source evolution and transport of C3 and C4 plant carbon to marine sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 58(21), 4809–4814.
Ionov, D. A., Harmon, R. S., France-Lanord, C., Greenwood, P. B., & Ashchepkov, I. V. (1994). Oxygen isotope composition of garnet and spinel peridotites in the continental mantle : evidence from the Vitim xenolith suite, southern Siberia. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 58(5), 1463–1470.

1993

Burbank, D. W., Derry, L. A., & France-Lanord, C. (1993). Reduced Himalayan sediment production 8 Myr ago despite an intensified monsoon. Nature, 363, 48–50.
France-Lanord, C., Derry, L., & Michard, A. (1993). Evolution of the Himalaya since Miocene time : isotopic and sedimentological evidence from the Bengal fan. In P. J. Treolar, & M. P. Searle (Eds.), Himalayan tectonics (pp. 603–621). Special Publication. Bath: Geological Society.

1992

Alt, J. C., France-Lanord, C., Floyd, P. A., Castillo, P., & Galy, A. (1992). Low temperature hydrothermal alteration of jurassic ocean crust, Site 801. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results : College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 129, 415–427.
France-Lanord, C., & Sheppard, S. M. F. (1992). Hydrogen isotope composition of pore waters and interlayer water in sediments from the Central Western Pacific. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results : College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 129, 295–302.
France-Lanord, C., Michard, A., & Karpoff, A. M. (1992). Major element and Sr isotope composition of interstitial waters in sediments from Leg 129 : the role of diagenetic reactions. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results : College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 129, 267–281.
Karpoff, A. M., France-Lanord, C., Lhote, F., & Karcher, P. (1992). Miocene tuff from Mariana basin, leg 129, site 802 : a first deep-sea occurrence of thaumasite. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results : College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 129, 119–135.

1991

Boullier, A. M., France-Lanord, C., Dubessy, J., Adamy, J., & Champenois, M. (1991). Linked fluid and tectonic evolution in the High Himalaya mountains (Nepal). Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 107, 358–372.
Deloule, E., France-Lanord, C., & Albarède, F. (1991). D/H analysis of minerals by ion probe. In H. P. Taylor, J. R. O'Neil, & I. R. Kaplan (Eds.), Stable isotope Geochemistry : a tribute to Samuel Epstein (pp. 53–62). Geochemical Society.

1990

Bouquillon, A., France-Lanord, C., Michard, A., & Tiercelin, J. J. (1990). Sedimentology and isotopic chemistry of the Bengal fan sediments: the denudation of the Himalaya. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results : College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 116, 43–58.
Leg 129 Shipbord Scientific Party, & France-Lanord, C. (1990). Ocean Drilling Program, Leg 129. Jurassic Oceanic Crust and Sediments in the Pacific at last. Geotimes, 35, 25–26.
Leg 129 Shipbord Scientific Party, & France-Lanord, C. (1990). Ocean Drilling Program. Ancient Crust on Pacific Plate. Nature, 345, p.112.
Scaillet, B., France-Lanord, C., & Le Fort, P. (1990). Badrinath-Gangotri plutons (Garhwal, India) : Petrological and geochemical evidence for fractionation processes in a High Himalayan Leucogranite. Journal of volcanology and geothermal research, 44, 163–188.

1988

France-Lanord, C., & Le Fort, P. (1988). Crustal melting and granite genesis during the Himalyan collision orogenesis. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh-Earth Sciences, 79, 183–195.
France-Lanord, C., Sheppard, S. M. F., & Le Fort, P. (1988). Hydrogen and oxygen isotope variations in the high Himalaya peraluminous Manaslu leucogranite : evidence for heterogeneous sedimentary source. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 52, 513–526.

1987

Le Fort, P., Cuney, M., Deniel, C., France-Lanord, C., Sheppard, S. M. F., Upreti, B. N., et al. (1987). Crustal generation of the Himalayan leucogranites. Tectonophysics, 134, 39–57.

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