Georges Calas Edit Profile
M. Geology, Ecole Normale Supérieure, St. Cloud, France, 1969. Doctor of Science, University Paris, 1980.
Research associate Centre national de la recherche scientifique, Paris, 1972-1981. Professor mineralogy University Paris, since 1981, chairman department geology, 1983-1988, deputy director department minerology and crystalography, since 1997. Consultant Secretary for Research and Universities, France, 1993-1998.
Member Science Council, University Paris, 1992-1998. Member National Committee for Science Research, France, 1991-1995. A. Cox visiting professor Stanford (California) University, 1992.
Member science council ORTON, 1995-1999. Member science advisory committee ESRF, 1997-1998, member administration council IPGP, since 1997.
Fellow Mineralogical Society of America. Member French Mineralogy Society (president 1992), European Mineralogical Union (vice president 1992-1998), International Mineralogical Association (chairman commission on mineral physics 1990-1995).
Married Josette Legall, December 29, 1979. Children: Julien, Laure, Guillaume.
1972 - 1981