Boris Chauviré

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Position: ATER Boris Chauviré
Phone: 02 51 12 52 82
Location: LPG-NANTES


  • B. Chauviré, M. Houadria, D. Aline, B. Berger, B. Rondeau and G. Kritsky et al. Arthropod entombment in weathering-formed opal: new horizons for recording life in rocks, Scientific Reports, Vol. 10. 2020. [More] 
  • M. Pineau, L. Le Deit, B. Chauviré, J. Carter, B. Rondeau and N. Mangold. Toward the geological significance of hydrated silica detected by near infrared spectroscopy on Mars based on terrestrial reference samples, Icarus, pp. 113706. 2020. [More] 
  • B. Chauviré, B. Rondeau, A. Alexandre, S. Chamard-Bois, C. La and F. Mazzero. Pedogenic origin of precious opals from Wegel Tena (Ethiopia): Evidence from trace elements and oxygen isotopes, Applied Geochemistry, Vol. 101, pp. 127 - 139. 2019. [More] 
  • B. Rondeau, S. Chamard-Bois, E. Fritsch, F. Notari and B. Chauviré. Reverse dichromatism in gem andalusite related to total pleochroism of the Fe2+-Ti4+ IVCT, Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Vol. 204, pp. 611 - 619. 2018. [More] 
  • W. Rapin, B. Chauviré, T. S. J. Gabriel, A. C. McAdam, B. L. Ehlmann and C. Hardgrove et al. In Situ Analysis of Opal in Gale Crater, Mars, Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, Vol. 123, pp. 1955-1972. 2018. [More] 
  • B. Chauviré, B. Rondeau and N. Mangold. Near infrared signature of opal and chalcedony as a proxy for their structure and formation conditions, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MINERALOGY, Vol. 29, pp. 409-421, Jun, 2017. [More] 
  • W. Rapin, P. -Y. Meslin, S. Maurice, R. C. Wiens, D. Laporte and B. Chauviré et al. Quantification of water content by laser induced breakdown spectroscopy on Mars, SPECTROCHIMICA ACTA PART B-ATOMIC SPECTROSCOPY, Vol. 130, pp. 82-100, APR 1, 2017. [More] 
  • B. Chauviré, B. Rondeau, F. Mazzero and D. Ayalew. The Precious Opal Deposit At Wegel Tena, Ethiopia: Formation VIA Successive Pedogenesis Events, The Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 55, pp. 701. 2017. [More] 
  • B. Chauviré, B. Rondeau, E. Fritsch, P. Ressigeac and J.-L. Devidal. Blue Spinel from the Luc Yen District of Vietnam, Gems & Gemology : the quarterly journal of the Gemological Institute of America, Vol. 51, pp. 2 - 17, May, 2015. [More] 
  • E. Fritsch, P. K. M. Megaw, T. L Spano, B. Chauviré, B. Rondeau and M. Gray et al.. Green-Luminescing Hyalite Opal from Zacatecas, Mexico. 2015. [More] 
  • B. Rondeau, J.-P. Gauthier, F. Mazzero, E. Fritsch, Y. Bodeur and B. Chauviré. On the origin of digit patterns in gem opal, GEMS & GEMOLOGY, Vol. 49, pp. 138-146, FAL, 2013. [More]