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Neurobiologist , researcher

Jean-Pierre Laurent Rospars, French neurobiologist, researcher. Achievements include research on organization of the antennal lobe in insect brains and functional modeling of odor discrimination in olfactory nervous systems. Grantee French Ministry Research and Technology, 1991-1992. Member European Chemoreception Research Organization, Neurosci. and Sciences Engineer (vice president since 1992), International Research Program on Moth Olfaction.

Background

Rospars, Jean-Pierre Laurent was born on September 30, 1948 in Clichy, France. Son of Laurent and Anne-Marie (Gestin) Rospars.

Education

Graduate in Agronomical Engineering, National Higher School Agronomy, (ENSA), Rennes, France, 1972. Data Envelopment Analysis Biophysics, University Paris VI, 1973. Doctor Etat in Sciences, University Paris XI, Orsay, France, 1985.

Career

Research assistant National Institute Agronomy Research (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique), Versailles, France, 1974-1980. In charge research National Institute Agronomy Research, France, 1981-1994, director research France, since 1994. Visiting researcher College de France, Paris, 1974-1975.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on organization of the antennal lobe in insect brains and functional modeling of odor discrimination in olfactory nervous systems.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Biological Cybernetics, Biosystem, Brain Research, Cell and Tissue Research, Comptes Rendus Academy of Sciences, International Journal Insect Morphology and Embryology, Journal Comparative Neurology, Journal Neurobiology, also others, chapters to books.

Membership

Member European Chemoreception Research Organization, Neurosci. and Sciences Engineer (vice president since 1992), International Research Program on Moth Olfaction.

Connections

father:
Laurent Rospars

mother:
Anne-Marie (Gestin) Rospars