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climatologist , researcher

Bernard Pierre Fontaine, French Climatologist, researcher. Achievements include relationship between surface conditions, atmospheric circulation and tropical rainfall variability. Member Meteorological Society.

Background

Fontaine, Bernard Pierre was born on August 11, 1950 in Murat, Auvergne, France. Son of Claude and Gabrielle (Nozieres) Fontaine.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Dijon, France, 1981.

Career

Professor, National Education, Orsay, France, 1976-1982; professor, National Education, Dijon, 1983-1984; researcher, Center National Scientific Research, Dijon, 1985-1992; director, Center Research Climatology, National Center for Scientific Research, Dijon, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include relationship between surface conditions, atmospheric circulation and tropical rainfall variability.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Indian and African Monssons, 1990 (Society of Geography's prize 1992). Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Meteorological Society.

Connections

Married Pascale Pagniez, April 10, 1996. Children: David, Delphine.

father:
Claude Fontaine

mother:
Gabrielle (Nozieres) Fontaine

spouse:
Pascale Pagniez

children:
Delphine Fontaine

David Fontaine