Stéphane Pochat

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Position: Maître de Conférences Stéphane Pochat
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Location: Nantes - Bât.4 - 113

Laboratoire de Planétologie et Géodynamique de Nantes
LPGNantes - UMR CNRS 6112
2 rue de la Houssinière BP 92205
44322 Nantes Cedex 3 (FRANCE)


  • L. S Pfeifer, G. S Soreghan, S. Pochat and J. Van Den Driessche. Loess in eastern equatorial Pangea archives a dusty atmosphere and possible upland glaciation, GSA Bulletin, Vol. 133, pp. 379-392. 2021. [More] 
  • L. S Pfeifer, B. A Birkett, J. Van Den Driessche, S. Pochat and G. S Soreghan. Ice-crystal traces imply ephemeral freezing in early Permian equatorial Pangea, Geology, Vol. 49, pp. 1397-1401. 2021. [More] 
  • M. Bordiec, S. Carpy, O. Bourgeois, C. Herny, M. Massé and L. Perret et al. Sublimation waves: Geomorphic markers of interactions between icy planetary surfaces and winds, Earth-Science Reviews, Vol. 211, pp. 103350. 2020. [More] 
  • J. Vérité, E. Ravier, O. Bourgeois, S. Pochat, T. Lelandais and R. Mourgues et al. Ribbed bedforms in palaeo-ice streams reveal shear margin positions, lobe shutdown and the interaction of meltwater drainage and ice velocity patterns, The Cryosphere Discussions, Vol. 2020, pp. 1-31. 2020. [More] 
  • L. S. Pfeifer, G. S. Soreghan, S. Pochat and J. Van Den Driessche. Loess in eastern equatorial Pangea archives a dusty atmosphere and possible upland glaciation, GSA Bulletin, 06, 2020. [More] 
  • T. Lelandais, E. Ravier, S. Pochat, O. Bourgeois, C. Clark and R. Mourgues et al. Modelled subglacial floods and tunnel valleys control the life cycle of transitory ice streams, CRYOSPHERE, Vol. 12, pp. 2759-2772, AUG 27, 2018. [More] 
  • L. S. Pfeifer, G. S. Soreghan, S. Pochat, J. Van den Driessche and S. N. Thomson. Permian exhumation of the Montagne Noire core complex recorded in the Graissessac-Lodève Basin, France, BASIN RESEARCH, Vol. 30, pp. 1-14, Feb, 2018. [More] 
  • T. Lelandais, R. Mourgues, E. Ravier, S. Pochat, P. Strzerzynski and O. Bourgeois. Experimental modeling of pressurized subglacial water flow: Implications for tunnel valley formation, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-EARTH SURFACE, Vol. 121, pp. 2022-2041, Nov, 2016. [More] 
  • B. Guillaume, S. Pochat, J. Monteux, . . and G. Choblet. Can eustatic charts go beyond first order? Insights from the Permian-Triassic, LITHOSPHERE, Vol. 8, pp. 505-518, Oct, 2016. [More] 
  • S. Pochat and J. Van den Driessche. Comment on "Chronostratigraphy and Paleoclimatology of the Lodeve Basin, France: Evidence for a pan-tropical aridification event across the Carboniferous-Permian boundary" by Michel, L. A., Tabor, N. J., Montanez, I. P., Schmitz, M. D., & Davydov, V. I., PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY, Vol. 441, pp. 997-999, JAN 1, 2016. [More] 
  • O. Soucek, O. Bourgeois, S. Pochat and T. Guidat. A 3 Ga old polythermal ice sheet in Isidis Planitia, Mars: Dynamics and thermal regime inferred from numerical modeling, EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, Vol. 426, pp. 176-190, SEP 15, 2015. [More] 
  • T. Guidat, S. Pochat, O. Bourgeois and O. Soucek. Landform assemblage in Isidis Planitia, Mars: Evidence for a 3 Ga old polythermal ice sheet, EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, Vol. 411, pp. 253-267, FEB 1, 2015. [More] 
  • . . , P. Purcell, S. Pochat and T. Guidat. The Landscape and Landforms of the Ogaden, Southeast Ethiopia In Landscapes and Landforms of Ethiopia. Springer. pp. 323-348. 2015. [More] 
  • K. Pedoja, . . , M. E. Johnson, D. Melnick, C. Witt and S. Pochat et al. Coastal staircase sequences reflecting sea-level oscillations and tectonic uplift during the Quaternary and Neogene, EARTH-SCIENCE REVIEWS, Vol. 132, pp. 13-38, May, 2014. [More] 
  • M. Gourronc, O. Bourgeois, . . , S. Pochat, B. Bultel and M. Massé et al. One million cubic kilometers of fossil ice in Valles Marineris: Relicts of a 3.5 Gy old glacial landsystem along the Martian equator, GEOMORPHOLOGY, Vol. 204, pp. 235-255, JAN 1, 2014. [More] 
  • S. Pochat and J. Van Den Driessche. Filling sequence in Late Paleozoic continental basins: A chimera of climate change? A new light shed given by the Graissessac-Lodeve basin (SE France), PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY, Vol. 302, pp. 170-186, MAR 15, 2011. [More] 
  • S. Pochat, S. Castelltort, G. Choblet and J. Van Den Driessche. High-resolution record of tectonic and sedimentary processes in growth strata, MARINE AND PETROLEUM GEOLOGY, Vol. 26, pp. 1350-1364, Sep, 2009. [More] 
  • S. Pochat and J. Van Den Driessche. Impact of synsedimentary metre-scale normal fault scarps on sediment gravity flow dynamics: An example from the Gre's d'Annot Formation, SE France, SEDIMENTARY GEOLOGY, Vol. 202, pp. 796-820, DEC 15, 2007. [More] 
  • S. Pochat, J. Van Den Driessche, V. Mouton and F. Guillocheau. Identification of Permian palaeowind direction from wave-dominated lacustrine sediments (Lodève Basin, France), SEDIMENTOLOGY, Vol. 52, pp. 809-825, Aug, 2005. [More] 
  • S. Pochat, S. Castelltort, J. Van Den Driessche, K. Besnard and C. Gumiaux. A simple method of determining sand/shale ratios from seismic analysis of growth faults: An example from upper oligocene to lower Miocene Niger Delta deposits, AAPG BULLETIN, Vol. 88, pp. 1357-1367, Oct, 2004. [More] 
  • S. Castelltort, S. Pochat and J. Van den Driessche. How reliable are growth strata in interpreting short-term (10 s to 100 s ka) growth structures kinematics?, COMPTES RENDUS GEOSCIENCE, Vol. 336, pp. 151-158, Feb, 2004. [More] 
  • S. Castelltort, S. Pochat and J. Van den Driessche. Using T-Z plots as a graphical method to infer lithological variations from growth strata, JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, Vol. 26, pp. 1425-1432. 2004. [More] 
  • S. Guillot, S. Pochat, N. Zakarian and K. Hodges. Metamorphic evolution of the Kangmar dome (Se-Xizang, Tibet): implications for the internal Himalayan zones, COMPTES RENDUS DE L ACADEMIE DES SCIENCES SERIE II FASCICULE A-SCIENCES DE LA TERRE ET DES PLANETES, Vol. 327, pp. 577-582, Nov, 1998. [More]