Régis Mourgues

Position: Professeur
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Phone: 02 43 83 32 37
Location: Université du Maine


  • 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] 
  • 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] 
  • M. M. Abdelmalak, C. Bulois, R. Mourgues, O. Galland, J. -B. Legland and C. Gruber. Description of new dry granular materials of variable cohesion and friction coefficient: Implications for laboratory modeling of the brittle crust. GeoMod Biennial Conference on Modelling in GeoscienceGeoMod Biennial Conference on Modelling in Geoscience. pp. 39-51. 2016. [More] 
  • S. Pasquet, L. Bodet, P. Bergamo, R. Guerin, R. Martin and R. Mourgues et al. Small-Scale Seismic Monitoring of Varying Water Levels in Granular Media, VADOSE ZONE JOURNAL, Vol. 15, Jul, 2016. [More] 
  • R. Mourgues, A. C. G. Costa, F. O. Marques, A. Lacoste and A. Hildenbrand. Structural consequences of cohesion in gravitational instabilities triggered by fluid overpressure: Analytical derivation and experimental testing, JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, Vol. 87, pp. 134-143, Jun, 2016. [More] 
  • S. Pasquet, L. Bodet, Q. Vitale, F. Rejiba, R. Guerin and R. Mourgues et al.. Laser-Doppler acoustic probing of granular media with varying water levels. Proceedings of the 2015 ICU International Congress on UltrasonicsProceedings of the 2015 ICU International Congress on Ultrasonics. Declercq and NF eds. pp. 799-802. 2015. [More] 
  • L. Bodet, A. Dhemaied, R. Martin, R. Mourgues, F. Rejiba and V. Tournat. Small-scale physical modeling of seismic-wave propagation using unconsolidated granular media, GEOPHYSICS, Vol. 79, pp. T323-T339, NOV-DEC, 2014. [More] 
  • D. Bureau, R. Mourgues and J. Cartwright. Use of a new artificial cohesive material for physical modelling: Application to sandstone intrusions and associated fracture networks, JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, Vol. 66, pp. 223-236, Sep, 2014. [More] 
  • O. Galland, S. Burchardt, E. Hallot, R. Mourgues and C. Bulois. Dynamics of dikes versus cone sheets in volcanic systems, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, Vol. 119, pp. 6178-6192, Aug, 2014. [More] 
  • P. Bergamo, L. Bodet, L. Valentina Socco, R. Mourgues and V. Tournat. Physical modelling of a surface-wave survey over a laterally varying granular medium with property contrasts and velocity gradients, GEOPHYSICAL JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL, Vol. 197, pp. 233-247, Apr, 2014. [More] 
  • D. Monnier, P. Imbert, A. Gay, R. Mourgues and M. Lopez. Pliocene sand injectites from a submarine lobe fringe during hydrocarbon migration and salt diapirism: a seismic example from the Lower Congo Basin, GEOFLUIDS, Vol. 14, pp. 1-19, Feb, 2014. [More] 
  • R. Mourgues, A. Lacoste and C. Garibaldi. The Coulomb critical taper theory applied to gravitational instabilities, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, Vol. 119, pp. 754-765, Jan, 2014. [More] 
  • Y. Belguith, L. Geoffroy, R. Mourgues and A. Rigane. Analogue modelling of Late Miocene-Early Quaternary continental crustal extension in the Tunisia-Sicily Channel area, TECTONOPHYSICS, Vol. 608, pp. 576-585, NOV 26, 2013. [More] 
  • D. Bureau, R. Mourgues, J. Cartwright, M. Foschi and M. M. Abdelmalak. Characterisation of interactions between a pre-existing polygonal fault system and sandstone intrusions and the determination of paleo-stresses in the Faroe-Shetland basin, JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, Vol. 46, pp. 186-199, Jan, 2013. [More] 
  • D. Laurent, A. Gay, C. Baudon, C. Berndt, R. Soliva and S. Planke et al. High-resolution architecture of a polygonal fault interval inferred from geomodel applied to 3D seismic data from the Gjallar Ridge, Voring Basin, Offshore Norway, MARINE GEOLOGY, Vol. 332, pp. 134-151, DEC 1, 2012. [More] 
  • A. Gay, R. Mourgues, C. Berndt, D. Bureau, S. Planke and D. Laurent et al. Anatomy of a fluid pipe in the Norway Basin: Initiation, propagation and 3D shape, MARINE GEOLOGY, Vol. 332, pp. 75-88, DEC 1, 2012. [More] 
  • M. M. Abdelmalak, R. Mourgues, O. Galland and D. Bureau. Fracture mode analysis and related surface deformation during dyke intrusion: Results from 2D experimental modelling, EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, Vol. 359, pp. 93-105, DEC 15, 2012. [More] 
  • A. Lacoste, B. C. Vendeville, R. Mourgues, L. Loncke and M. Lebacq. Gravitational instabilities triggered by fluid overpressure and downslope incision - Insights from analytical and analogue modelling, JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, Vol. 42, pp. 151-162, Sep, 2012. [More] 
  • A. Pons and R. Mourgues. Deformation and stability of over-pressured wedges: Insight from sandbox models, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, Vol. 117, SEP 19, 2012. [More] 
  • R. Mourgues, D. Bureau, L. Bodet, A. Gay and J. B. Gressier. Formation of conical fractures in sedimentary basins: Experiments involving pore fluids and implications for sandstone intrusion mechanisms, EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, Vol. 313, pp. 67-78, JAN 1, 2012. [More] 
  • L. Bodet, A. Dhemaied, R. Mourgues, V. Tournat and F. Rejiba. Laser-Doppler acoustic probing of granular media with in-depth property gradient and varying pore pressures, INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON ULTRASONICS (GDANSK 2011), Vol. 1433, pp. 147-150. 2012. [More] 
  • R. Mourgues, J. B. Gressier, L. Bodet, D. Bureau and A. Gay. "Basin scale" versus "localized" pore pressure/stress coupling - Implications for trap integrity evaluation, MARINE AND PETROLEUM GEOLOGY, Vol. 28, pp. 1111-1121, May, 2011. [More] 
  • L. Bodet, X. Jacob, V. Tournat, R. Mourgues and V. Gusev. Elasticity profile of an unconsolidated granular medium inferred from guided waves: Toward acoustic monitoring of analogue models, TECTONOPHYSICS, Vol. 496, pp. 99-104, DEC 13, 2010. [More] 
  • J.-B. Gressier, R. Mourgues, L. Bodet, J.-Y. Matthieu, O. Galland and P. Cobbold. Control of pore fluid pressure on depth of emplacement of magmatic sills: An experimental approach, TECTONOPHYSICS, Vol. 489, pp. 1-13, JUN 20, 2010. [More] 
  • R. Mourgues, E. Lecomte, B. Vendeville and S. Raillard. An experimental investigation of gravity-driven shale tectonics in progradational delta, TECTONOPHYSICS, Vol. 474, pp. 643-656, SEP 10, 2009. [More] 
  • J.-B. GRESSIER, R. Mourgues, O. GALLAND, J.-C. MATHIEU and L. BODET. Some consequences of fluid overpressure on sills emplacement: theoretical and experimental approaches, Bolletinio di Geofisica, teorica ed applicata. 2008. [More] 
  • R. Mourgues and P. Cobbold. Thrust wedges and fluid overpressures: Sandbox models involving pore fluids, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, Vol. 111, MAY 6, 2006. [More] 
  • R. Mourgues and P. R. Cobbold. Sandbox experiments on gravitational spreading and gliding in the presence of fluid overpressures, JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, Vol. 28, pp. 887-901. 2006. [More] 
  • P. Cobbold, R. Mourgues and K. Boyd. Mechanism of thin-skinned detachment in the Amazon Fan: assessing the importance of fluid overpressure and hydrocarbon generation, MARINE AND PETROLEUM GEOLOGY, Vol. 21, pp. 1013-1025, Sep, 2004. [More] 
  • R. Mourgues and P. Cobbold. Some tectonic consequences of fluid overpressures and seepage forces as demonstrated by sandbox modelling, TECTONOPHYSICS, Vol. 376, pp. 75-97, NOV 20, 2003. [More] 
  • P. Cobbold, S. Durand and R. Mourgues. Sandbox modelling of thrust wedges with fluid-assisted detachments, TECTONOPHYSICS, Vol. 334, pp. 245-258, JUN 30, 2001. [More]